CPD art for staff

Teachers will gain the skill and confidence to teach watercolour painting as a whole class activity and immediately take ideas away to use in their classrooms.

The training is in two parts; A fun presentation, and a practical.

Primary Teachers learn Art skills with Hugh

Hugh will be the keynote speaker at the following CPD events throughout 2019:

* Thursday 29th August at Our Lady of Grace Primary School, Prestwich, Manchester.

* Monday September 2nd at Woodlands Academy, Oldham.

* Wednesday 20th November. British Association for Early Child Education (BAECE) at their Manchester conference.


Journalist Francis Farrer of The Times Educational Supplement sees how children’s creativity improves with when they switch off the left side of the brain. Who knows traditional watercolour techniques? For those who are feeling rusty, art teacher Hugh Templeton claims he can get anyone to produce a painting to be proud of within hours. The remarkable thing is, he generally can.

It is what he calls “a bit of persuasion, a bit of magic, a bit of hypnotism”.