All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once they grow up

– PICASSO

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DoodleSoup Summer Camp

You’ve seen what we can do in a class, can you imagine what could be achieved in a week!

DoodleSoup is running a Summer Camp for 8-13 year olds in the Schoolhouse for Art this July, Read more…

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Fun with Flipbooks

Around since the 1800’s, flip books are considered to be one of the earliest forms of interactive media. Read more…

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Animation

Animation appeals to different students on different levels: intellectual, visual, visceral and kinaesthetic to name a few.

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Illustration

Illustration is about learning drawing basics and helping students to explore and develop their own styles in a safe and non-judgemental environment. Read more…

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DoodleSoup at the ‘Schoolhouse’

‘Illustration & Animation’ is a fun and exciting course that’s proven to be very popular since it started running at Schoolhouse for Art at just the beginning of 2016.
The students are encouraged to explore ideas and express themselves in a unique and novel way. Students will take part in a number of fun exercises designed to help them understand the basics of animation and will come away with something they can show off to friends and family.

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Learn to Draw

‘Learn to Draw’ (for adults) is about exploring drawing techniques and processes in a fun and non-judgemental environment.

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Creativity for Adults

Having worked as a designer and illustrator for many years, being creative on demand is something I was required to do every day. Over time I have gathered some tips and techniques to help me to open my mind and release creative block. Creativity, however, is not something that is just limited to artists. It has far more ‘real-world’ applications than we often think.

I often hear people say “I’m not creative”, however, I believe that we all have the capacity.

“Creativity is intelligence having fun” – Albert Einstein

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