Drawing workshops with Heidi Steller

This is a FREE opportunity for member schools

Target group: GCSE art students

An opportunity for your students to receive teaching, guidance and support from a professional artist to develop their technique and support their coursework.

Heidi Steller  is a freelance professional artist with a background in printmaking and theatre design. She has 20 years’ experience running art workshops in schools and community settings and teaches regularly at The Arts University Bournemouth.

Read more about her work here

What’s included?

Each participating school receives two half-day inputs targeted at GCSE art students.

On visit 1: students will receive specialist guidance in a whole class setting with Heidi leading a session in drawing techniques, this could be led by a current topic they are studying or focus on life drawing. Students will have the chance to receive individual feedback and guidance on their coursework and offer ideas for possible art projects moving forwards in consultation with the teacher.

On visit 2: Heidi returns a few weeks later to follow up with students and see how their work has progressed. Students have the chance to further tap into Heidi’s experience as a professional artist. Heidi will be able to give further tips on particular techniques.

  • Whole class workshop
  • One-to-one tutorials with students
  • Project planning ideas with teachers
  • Q/A session on making your way as a professional artist

When is it available?

Summer Term: Thursday and Friday afternoons – please suggest preferred dates and we will see if they work

Spaces are limited and will be offered on a first come, first serve basis. To register your interest please email Rachel.sene@bournemouth.gov.uk