We are delighted to invite you to join us at Hestercombe House, near Taunton for the Primary Art Conference 2017. 9am – 3pmThe conference will share and celebrate ideas, strategies, inspiration and research into teaching and learning in art and design at Key Stages 1 and 2. Supporting staff and pupil wellbeing through art will be a central focus throughout the day.Agenda includes:Keynote presentation by Dr Emese Hall University of Exeter, Faculty of Education: current issues in art education2017 Somerset Action Research Projects – hearing from teachers, artists and cultural organisationsSketchbooks | Creative Arts for SEMH | transferring techniques to the classroomArtist-led practical workshopFor inspiration, networking, support and opportunities to develop skills and confidence, join us at Hestercombe House for our primary art conference.£120 (or £60 for InspirED subscribers + students)For bookings and more  information contact: info@spaeda.org.uk or telephone 01823410160Following the conference you will be welcome to explore the Hestercombe House café/gallery/garden before enjoying the Switched On To Art: Somerset teachers and pupils’ artwork exhibition from 4-7pm.