CPD Staff Art training

Learn the skills to teach watercolour painting to your entire class.

An inspirational PowerPoint presentation & workshop delivered at your School.

Boost creativity – accelerate learning


Hugh has delivered CPD in the form of INSET workshops to Primary teachers & support staff throughout the UK for the past ten years.  He guides you through a fun workshop, filled with practical watercolour activities to take straight back into class.  National Curriculum / Arts mark based.

Below are quotes from NQTs who recently  attended Hugh’s workshop, hosted by Essex Education Authority.

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

“An outstanding practical course.”

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

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

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

“Brilliant informative course with everyone engaged.  Have booked Hugh again to lead our 2018 art course.”  Evelyn J Davies

20170511_174224    Isle of Man art class

Delivering art training to Primary school staff on the Isle of Man, May 2017.          One day fee from £295


Hugh has a degree in Education from the University of Manchester, with Distinction in the practice of teaching. He was awarded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2012. He has taught fine art throughout the UK, in the USA & Turkey, and aboard the QE2. He is Artist in Residence at Belmont Castle Academy, where he uses a strategic whole class approach to accelerate artistic learning.