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Artist Information : Heidi Street-Ward
Category : Textiles  
Preferred age groups :  
Maximum group size : 30  
Workshop Proposals : One day felt making workshop: enables students to explore the process of feltmaking, and learn how to create imaginative designs using coloured sheeps wool.
Two day felt making workshop: the same as above but the individual pieces will be created and then incorporated into a large felt hanging.  
Qualifications :
Northamptonshire Life Long Learning Service, City and Guilds 7307 (Stage 1) Adult Teaching. July 2002
The University of Derby & Leicester City Gallery: Post Graduate Certificate in Arts practice, Part-time, ‘Connect Course’
Cambridge University – Homerton Colllege: PGCE Secondary art Education
Manchester Metropolitan University: BA Crafts  
Exhibitions : Year of the artist project. East Midlands Arts, Usher gallery, Lincoln.
Year of the artist project, Northampton Central Museum.
Group Exhibition of felt work, Leicester City Gallery
Daventry District Council: the Moot Hall, Craft showcase  
Location Info : Cambs, Beds, Bucks, Oxon, Notts, Leics, Lincolnshire etc.  
Work Experience : Northampton School for Boys - 3 day felt workshop for 9 - 11 year olds - March 2003
Gullsborough Primary School - 2 day felt workshop with 3 - 6 yr olds - March 2003
Exeter Junior School, Corby - Large felt hanging with yr 4 - Jan 2003.
Artworks Milton Keynes - Felt day with 9 - 15 yr olds - Jan 2003.
Rugby Art Gallery - Felt with children aded 9 -12 - Dec. 2002.
Ecton Brook Middle school - Residency - Sept 2002
NIAS - Millenium schools project (10 day residency in four schools)
Cedars combined school (1 day felt workshop)
Falconers Hill Juniors (1 day felt workshop)
Tennyson Road Infant School, Northants: Working with Year 2 to produce a large felt wall hanging on the theme of footwear
Northamptonshire Inspection & Advisory Service:
Teaching feltmaking techniques to Primary & Secondary teachers as part of the ‘Artists-in Schools’ Professional development Programme
University College Northampton: Teaching feltmaking techniques to second and third year Primary PGCE Students
Year of the Artist project, East Midlands Arts: Artists residencies at Northampton central Museum / shoemakers Crockett & Jones Ltd. Leading three arts programmes for children, elderly people and adults with disabilities.  
For more information, or to check the availablity of Heidi Street-Ward, please use the schools enquiry form