About Hugh


hugh's workshop

Hugh has a Degree in Education with Distinction in the practice of teaching from

the University of Manchester.  He has taught Fine Art throughout the UK, in the

USA, and aboard the QE2. He is the Artist in Residence at

Belmont Castle Academy, where he was awarded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted.

Honorary Art therapist in Residence at Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. 

 He is following in the footsteps of his Great Great Grandparents who toured 

in the 1890’s with one of the North-Wests largest travelling Music Halls.  Hugh is doing a similar

thing today, travelling with his unique watercolour workshop, bringing art therapy,

knowledge, & entertainment to Primary Schools & Educational Audiences throughout the UK.

He is available as a guest speaker, art therapist, & peripatetic art training provider. 

‘He is a great artist and a showman too!’…… The Times Educational Supplement 


                                            HUGH TEMPLETON