Workshops
Mama Artist Diary - drawing from your life experiences of mothering

Mama Artist Diary – drawing from your life experiences of mothering

This series of workshops will help you creatively explore, express, and record your experiences of mothering. We will focus on valuing our caring work and diverse identities as mothers and aim to visually represent our daily lives. I will create a safe creative space for all and together we can have fun making art and...
The Creative Birth Programme: BODY

The Creative Birth Programme: BODY

I was invited to deliver a drawing workshop for pregnant women about the visualisation of the pregnant body as part of the Creative Birth Programme. The workshop involved exploring the pregnant body through dance, yoga and drawing. I worked  in collaboration with midwife, artist, activist Laura Godfrey Isaac; and yoga teacher and artist Claire Horton, together...
Dust to Bread

Dust to Bread

A participatory arts project delivered on behalf of Artist As Mother As Artist, an Arts Council funded exhibition curated by Tracey Kershaw and Sam Rose. I worked together with the curators and two groups of parents, their children and a group of women to bake bread from the dust in their hoovers. The workshop was...
Visualising Birth through Art

Visualising Birth through Art

A relaxing and creative workshop with expert one to one tuition, support and guidance from an experienced artist. Suitable for anyone with an interest in birth and art, no previous art experience necessary, open to all adult learners. Particularly suited to Artists, Pregnant Women, Doulas, Midwives, Health, Care & Social workers. Imagining and expressing birth...
Lord Street Loves Bread

Lord Street Loves Bread

“Lord Street Loves Bread” involves making, baking, sharing and eating bread togther at knead and natter sessions based at the Civic Arts Centre, Oswaldtwistle.
Mother & Child workshop

Mother & Child workshop

Created as part of the Big Draw, this workshop included a life drawing session from a Mother and Child life models, a seminar about the representation of Mother and Child in art history and contemporary fine art, together with time to develop work inspired by personal experiences of mothering.
M(other) big draw workshop

M(other) big draw workshop

"A workshop to coincide with "The Big Draw" exploring themes of the body and identity through creating a series of ink drawings. The workshop participants were from Level One BA Visual Arts Programme from the University of Salford."
Clifton Country Park, Wet Earth Colliery-

Clifton Country Park, Wet Earth Colliery-

"Collaborated with Maria Stukoff, the children of Clifton Primary School ( "Clifton Cidz Colliery Company"), Salford Ranger Team, Salford City Council and Atomic Design to re-interpretate the site through producing art work to be utilised in an interactive CD Rom."
NHS Stockport Arts for Health: Autumn Leaves/ Winter Branches

NHS Stockport Arts for Health: Autumn Leaves/ Winter Branches

This project involved a series of animation and digital video workshops with particpants recovering from a stroke or suffering from dementia at the Cherry Tree hospital in Stockport, I also worked with isolated elderly people within sheltered housing acomodation
Baba Yaga

Baba Yaga

A stop motion animation re-telling the story of Rama and Kali
The goddess with her hands full

The goddess with her hands full

A stop motion animation re-telling the story of Rama and Kali. Made by Helen Sargeant in collaboration with St Josephs Primary School, Wythenshawe. Funded by Artists and Education together with Creative Partnerships Salford and Manchester.  
Albert and the Lion

Albert and the Lion

A stop motion animation of Albert and the Lion. Made in collaboration with Helen Sargeant and the children of Turton High School, Bolton. Funded by Artists and Education for the Step Up festival, Manchester.