Calling all KS1&2 Art Teachers - don’t forget to BOOK YOUR PLACE at the Somerset Primary Art Conference 13th June and join us 9am - 3pm at Hestercombe, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton, TA2 8LQ.

The 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 education
  • 2017 Somerset Action Research Projects – hearing from teachers, artists and cultural organisations
  • Sketchbooks | Creative Arts for SEMH | transferring techniques to the classroom
  • Artist-led practical workshop

For inspiration, networking, support and opportunities to develop skills and confidence, join us at Hestercombe House for our primary art conference.

We are grateful for the support of our partners and funders: Switched on to art, InspirED (Take Art Project), Hestercombe Somerset Gardens, University of Exeter, Nadias, Sound Foundation Somerset and Arts Council England.Taunton Teaching Alliance