Artist Run Workshops in Schools

Mary Kirk
Preferred Age Groups
Maximum Group Size
Workshop Proposals
Tactile project: exploring the use of our senses & how we interpret this focusing on the tactile quality of felt making - accumulating a series of pieces to make a wall hanging.
Protection project: exploring issues of protection (our homes, bodies, friends, families). Focus on the protective qualities of felted fabric, its history and its uses. Finally making a 2d or 3D clothing piece
Education / Qualifications
BA (Hons) Fine Art & Psychology- Middlesex University LondonFoundation Art & Design -Chelsea College of Art & Design.
Sotheby's Contemporary Decorative Arts Exhibition 2001
Open Studio @ Great western StudiosFlow Gallery - Group Show
Chelsea Crafts Fair
Christopher Farr Gallery - two woman show
David Ardetti Practice Gallery - 'Feel' a solo exhibition
Work Experience
Bonniville School: Specific feltmaking project with identified & targeted 'Talented & Gifted' children 4 - 11 years old.
Bonniville School: group felt & drawing projects working with 5-6 year olds
Triangle Nursery: Learning support assistant working with an autistic child (3 years)
Hapa Play Center: support worker working with children with autism.
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