Art training: for Teachers

A unique art workshop for teachers and support staff.

Learn the techniques to create Watercolour paintings to take back and use in class.

Available for a small group of Teachers, or for up to 90 when Hugh does his presentation with a visualizer.


“We hosted a highly successful twilight training event with Hugh

at Belmont Castle Academy  in June 2017.”   Evelyn Davies ; Essex educational events planner.

Below are a few comments from teachers who attended the art training:

“Excellent – I not only grew in confidence, I now have the skills to teach art techniques.”

“An outstanding practical course.”

“What an amazing atmosphere & feeling!”      Holly Pears,  NQT teacher Thameside Primary

“I can now confidently deliver an art lesson and show the children I know what I am doing.”

“I can use this as a transition activity.”   Rebecca Wallace  Deneholm Primary.


Hugh has a degree in Education from the University of Manchester with Distinction in the practice of teaching. 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 recently was awarded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, for his strategic whole class approach to accelerate Artistic learning.  Finalist in the 2017 ‘Teacher of the year award’ for Thurrock, Essex. He is available as a guest speaker & art training provider.