Art & Design
Studying Art & Design
Staff at Weatherhead
Head of department Mrs Freckleton comes from an industry background, working as a Textile Designer in London for several years before leading a design studio in New York for 6 years. She is able to use this experience to inform her teaching style in a very practical way for her students.
Miss Stewart designed and manufactured bridalwear before entering the teaching profession and specialising in textiles.
Mrs Taylor specialises in painting and mixed-media. Has previously spent time freelancing as a practicing artist delivering workshops to both primary and secondary school pupils and has exhibited in a variety of galleries and exhibitions.
Mrs Evans specialises in ceramics and photography and has exhibited her work in a variety of galleries and exhibitions.
Miss Richardson specialises in painting and collage in collaboration with Paper Gallery and has exhibited work in various countries around the world.
Mrs Smith worked in industrial design for Shell as well as private companies before specialising in Design Technology. She also designed and made bespoke jewellery freelance.
Mrs French specialises in Design Technology Resistant Materials. Previous winner of the Young Engineer design prize.
Mrs Pearson is a specialist in Design Technology Resistant Materials, worked as a freelance designer and exhibited work in London.
Each room creatively displays a wide range of high quality students’ work ranging from KS3 to A level. This provides a personal, interesting and inspirational working environment for our students. High quality visual aides are used to inform and inspire creativity.