What is English tuition for tourists and why is it important to study here? If you are going to the UK to study English, it is not unreasonable to keep in mind a list of basic questions to which you should look for an answer. Where? For whom? For what? Is there a difference in […]
Artist unveils new work at Giggleswick Junior School
Yorkshire based artist Stephen Waterhouse returned to Giggleswick Junior School on Friday to unveil a piece of large-scale artwork he completed with the help of pupils from across the School.
Back in November, he worked with every school pupil from Nursery through to Year 6 running workshops where they completed a head and shoulders and a full-length portrait along with drawings of their favourite outdoor activities. Stephen has now incorporated these into his piece.
The work, which is a three metre wide painting of the school, took over two months to complete and incorporates the children’s self-portraits as a mosaic border as well as being featured within the painting itself.
Stephen said of working on the piece
This artwork was a joy to work on from start to finish! Both the staff and the pupils at Giggleswick Junior school are incredibly enthusiastic and hard working. The staff have all been very supportive, positive and helpful throughout the design process.
And James Mundell, Headmaster, said
The children have got so much from working with Stephen and seeing their drawings make up a piece of professional art. It will take pride of place in our school entrance for many years to come.
The artwork is one of many new additions to the School following investment in an outdoor learning area.
Self-education: a family contract, a broken record? Interviewer. Good afternoon, dear ladies and gentlemen! In today’s article, the name of which is familiar to you almost by heart, we will talk about one type of self-education, which is called family education. We can say with confidence that family education is a very complex and capacious […]
Events 1. Thurs 30 June: Last Settle Scottish Dancing Class for this term. . 7.30pm to 10pm St John’s Church Hall, Settle. Party night. Classes recommence on September 8th there will be a series of Beginners Classes starting. at 7pm St John’s Church Hall, Settle BD24 9JH: 2. Fri 1 July: First day of the month “Walk for the climate” Malham Tarn Fen. 1.5 […]