October 8, 2019

INTERVIEW ALERT! We had the great pleasure of speaking to Elder.org about our weekly art workshops for those with early stage Dementia at OSO Arts Centre in Barnes supported by FiSH Neighbourhood Care. 

The classes run on Tuesdays from 1.30pm to 3.30pm at the OSO Arts C...

May 13, 2019

We kicked off both Easter art camps looking at the work of Corrie Beth Hogg and her incredible homemade houseplants. The children crafted their own leaves out of wire and cutting paper before arranging them in their own op-art designed plant pots.  The ultimate low mai...

September 21, 2018

We LOVE introducing the children to the work of Jean-Michel Basquiat as it allows their imaginations to run wild and to have lots of fun in the process. We discussed the term street art and graffiti style with them and looked at his use of colour, text and scribble and...

September 21, 2018

This week at our weekly art workshops at OSO Arts Centre for those living with early stage Dementia we set up a very fruity and tropical still life for them to be inspired by. 

After introducing them to Kahlo's own very colourful life they all embarked on their own...

April 30, 2018

A fabulous afternoon celebrating Roxy’s 8th birthday with a brilliantly themed Andy Warhol inspired party!

Yes, we do parties!

A super creative & inspired art session where the children get to create fun personalised paintings that they can then take home. From...

February 22, 2018

We were very privileged to be approached to run a series of workshops for people living with early stage Dementia last year and are excited to share the fruits of the first session! We introduced the group to Cornish artist Alfred Wallis and asked them to explore his s...

June 3, 2017

A great start back after the half term in Kennington today with inspiration from British surrealist artist Paul Nash who had a gift for portraying mood, mystery and strange alignment (see first image). The children sketched assorted landscapes including mountains, seas...

Picassos in the Park do parties too! We had so much fun at Raghav's 7th birthday party making Andy Warhol pop art inspired prints and portraits.  The children LOVED painting in their portraits in Warhol's signature bright colour palette - giving themselves green hair,...

March 25, 2017

French Fauvist artist Andre Derain was the inspiration behind today's colourful class! We asked the children to select bold and bright colours when bringing their landscapes to life. Using local scenes of Kennington as their 'canvas' they used oil pastels to block in t...

March 19, 2017

American modernist painter, Stuart Davis and his work from the 40s & 50s helped influence our young creatives. We highlighted how music, colour, and symbolism helped him create his work and our artists here did the same, using their own cut outs and collage.

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