Since 2002 I have worked extensively as a facilitator / lecturer / teacher.
My clients include National Trust, The Tate Gallery, Nottingham Castle Museums and Galleries, The British Council, Oxford Health NHS Foundation, Telford and Wrekin Council, Tristan Bates Theatre, Mousetrap Theatre Projects, International House Language School, OYAP Trust, Yellow Submarine, Islington Arts Factory, International House, Chicken Shed Theatre, National Autism Society, Oxford Canal Heritage Partnership, Oxford Museums.
From 2009-2015 I ran Grove FM an Award-winning Primary radio station Grove FM for 6 years. We created animations, films, songs, podcasts and trained teachers to use radio in school in the UK and Portugal.
Here’s Chicken Rap which won critics choice at the Kids for Kids festival BFI 2014. We wrote and recorded the rap and made the film in 6 hours.
This is a film I made with Key Stage 1 children
In 2015 I worked with 50 young people to create a website made by, and for, young people who had experienced parental separtaion or divorce. The project was a partnership between OYAP Trust and Oxford Family Mediation funded by Children in Need.
Here’s an animation made for the website during a 4 hour the workshop by two girls in year 10.
Here’s a film made by Maya Francis which documents the Fragments project (excuse the unflattering expression!!)
Here’s a film about Kick Arts a Project I facilitated for OYAP Trust which worked with school-refusers using the arts to identify their strengths, skills and interests.