ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE & MAJOR PROJECTS

Mars Food UK (King's Lynn) May 2015 - present
Designing and project managing School Grounds Development Programme for Mars staff volunteering in the community.

Howard Junior School April 2017 - July 2018
Artist-in-residence: Giant Bookshelf Mural; GoGo Hare sculpture; Forest School; Outdoor learning and INSET training

St Edmund’s Primary School June 2011 - March 2017
Artist-in-residence: multiple class projects and four large scale commissions – Jungle foyer, Clouds chill-out room, Fairy Tale castle and Under the Sea window

Marshland Schools Cluster Summer 2012
Working in eight schools on a range of projects from murals and mosaics to school grounds and junk modelling

Woodland Trust 2009 - 2016
Community project in Plantation Wood including schools, local groups and volunteers
Heritage Lottery Funded project running art & maintenance events in Reffley Wood
Diamond Wood tree planting with 300 children
Illustrated maps of Reffley Wood and Plantation Wood
Informal play sessions in Reffley Wood with 14 primary schools (1000 children)
Pilot project 'Schools into Woods' - training and educational resources
Heartwood Forest - training and educational resources

First Base Ipswich Sept - Nov 2010
Training and facilitation of school grounds development

Swaffham Junior School July 2010 and July 2010
Owl sculpture and owl mosaic

Wormegay Primary School June – July 2010
Murals and scarecrows for school grounds

Sedgeford Primary School June 2010
Murals for school grounds and NWNDAFAS exhibition

Flitcham Primary School May 2010
Sculptures for school grounds, NWNDAFAS exhibition and Sandringham Country Show

Marham Junior School Jan – Mar 2010
Large murals for school hall

East Winch Primary School Nov- Dec 2008
Murals on Roald Dahl and traditional tales

Cambridgeshire Library Service Cambridgeshire Community Archive Network Feb – Nov 2008 & June-September 2005
Stilton, Spinney & Wilburton Primary Schools & Wisbech Youth Group; Shirley Infant School & Green Hedges Special School with exhibition at Ely Library

Whitefriars Primary School Nov – Dec 2007
Murals and school grounds development

Sandringham & W.Newton Primary School July 2007
Mural for mobile

Highgate Infant School 2007- 2010
Reception Play Area; Mural for mobile classroom; Day out in Reffley Wood

Snettisham Primary School Nov - Dec 2006
Musical Sculpture

Forest Heath District Council August – Oct 2006
Mural for Brandon Railway Station

Tilbury Power Station June 2006
Workshop and interpretation board for nature reserve

Hunstanton Infant School April 2006 – Feb 2007
Artist-in-residence project and INSET programme focussing on creativity and school grounds

Rudham Primary School April – May 2006
Mural project in school grounds

Litcham Primary School June 2005 – Apr 06
Creating a boat seat celebrating Nelson’s bicentenary

Learning Through Landscapes/ Royal Bank of Scotland Group
November 2005 – June 2006
Facilitator for 3 schools developing their school grounds as part of the Supergrounds programme

Norwich City Council/BTCV People’s Places July – December 2005
Workshops & Photoshop mural design for Mile Cross Gardens, Norwich

Learning Through Landscapes/EDFenergy Team Challenges June – November 2005
Facilitator for 3 schools in Norfolk, Suffolk and Lincolnshire –events to improve school grounds

BTCV Norwich/Fiddlewood March 2005
Interpretation board and logo – workshops & designs

St. Michael’s Primary School, King’s Lynn 2004 - 2011
Mural project for King’s Lynn octocentenary; Series of 8 murals for the school grounds; School grounds art & training; Renewal of murals: series of four large glass paintings; large ceramic relief tree on curved wall consisting of 900 tiles

Howard Junior School, King’s Lynn 2001- 2010
25m mural painting for school playground; Magical Sensory Garden – Project manager & artist-in-residence; Re-paint of mural and staff training; Re-paint of mural and shield
Creating multi-sensory quiet & creative award winning garden which features in DfES publication

Forward & Futures January – May 2004
‘800 years of King’s Lynn’ mural - Research, design & painting a 50m mural for a town centre location.

Creative Partnerships/Costessey Infants/Norwich Castle Museum Jan – April 2004
‘Footprints’ exhibition on Saxons and Vikings Working with 58 Year 2s and staff to create five 6m x 1m banners and three 3m x 2m woven screens.

Norwich City Council & English Nature: Wildspace! Project October 2002 – July 2003
Artist-in-residence project with 8 Norwich schools to produce leaflets, waymarkers and information boards for 8 local nature reserves followed by exhibition.

George White Middle School, Norwich 2000 - 2001
Playground Ideas Days, report and design for the playground, mural design days & mural designs; After School Club in hand-building ceramics.

King’s Lynn Arts Centre Norfolk Museum Service Redgate Middle School, Hunstanton Round and Round the Circle Project 26th & 27th June 2000
Creation of exhibition space and one day workshop on the theme of folklore and superstitions, based on the Holme Timber Circle. 10 day exhibition of tree and talismans at KLAC.

Toftwood First School, Dereham ‘Magical Story Garden’ 14th – 29th June 2000
Six day art project involving all 270 children aged 4 – 8 in creating a story themed garden

St. Peter’s Primary School, Easton, Norwich March - July 2000
Ceramic tile project involving all members of the school installed in school light well.

Text Collector II –Artist-in Residence A Year of the Artist, EAB and European funded community arts project July – November 2000
Based in Downham Market, Norfolk. Text (poems, stories etc.) were used to inspire art work (collage, painting, film, public art etc) made with and by local people. This culminated in an exhibition.

St. Anne's Primary School Playground Project, London 1996 - 1998
Contributed to architects' design of new playground. Initiated & planned artist-in-residence project.

Alderbrook Primary, London 1995 - 1996
Sunflower:Seasons ceramic relief for nature garden.

Organisations I have worked with include:

Action for Children,
Alderbrook Primary School, Balham, London,
BBC,
Blenheim Park Primary School, Fakenham
BTCV Norwich/Fiddlewood,
Cambridgeshire Library Service,
Creative Partnerships/Costessey Infant School/Norwich Castle Museum,
Dyspraxia Foundation West Norfolk,
East Winch Primary School,
Fairstead FANG,
Flitcham Primary School,
First Base Ipswich,
Forest Heath District Council,
Forward & Futures,
George White Middle School, Norwich,
Green Quay,
Greyfriars Primary School,
Heacham Infants School,
Highgate Infant School,
Howard Junior School,
Hunstanton Infant School,
Involve,
King’s Lynn Arts Centre Norfolk Museum Service/Redgate Middle School,
King’s Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council,
Learning Through Landscapes/EDF Energy Team Challenges,
Learning Through Landscapes/ Royal Bank of Scotland Group,
Litcham Primary School,
Marham Junior School,
Marshland Schools Cluster,
North Lynn Discovery Centre,
Norwich City Council/BTCV People’s Places,
Norwich City Council & English Nature: Wildspace! Project
Rudham Primary School,
St. Anne's Primary School, Kennington, London
St Edmund's Primary School King's Lynn
St. Michael’s Primary School, King’s Lynn,
St. Peter’s Primary School, Easton, Norwich,
Sandringham & West Newton Primary School,
Sandringham Community Arts Programme 2000,
Sedgeford Primary School,
Snettisham Primary School,
Swaffham Junior School,
Tilbury Power Station,
Terrington St Clement Primary School,
Text Collector II – Artist-in Residence, A Year of the Artist, EAB and European funded community arts project,
Toftwood First School, Dereham,
Watlington Primary School,
West Norfolk Learning Partnership,
Whitefriars Primary School,
Woodland Trust,
Wormegay Primary School,
Wyndham House.