is designed to inspire teachers and children to enjoy investigating, making and thinking about art in schools.  

It includes over 100 resources that are free to download. There are projects aimed at inspiring children's creativity and articles on teaching and learning, as well as links to books on art education and a selection of recent research in the field.
This page features links to resources recently added to the site, and you'll find find more at the ArtandEducation
Twitter feed: @artanded
All resources on the site are written by Robert Watts, Senior Lecturer in Art and Design Education at the University of Roehampton, London.
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Printmaking: making press prints 

Three videos of a recent practical workshop with PGCE Primary Education

students at Roehampton University    Part 1       Part 2      Part 3

Equal but different
Helping all children reach their potential 
An article for parenting magazine Right Start
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Principles for teaching and learning in art and design

A six minute video with Susan Ogier and Robert Watts

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Children's images of beauty:

Environmental influences on aesthetic preferences

Education 3-13: The International Journal of Primary

and Early Years Education2018

Understanding children’s thinking about beauty:

Images, interviews and Philosophy for Children  

Conference presentation at University of Surrey

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Savannah landscapes

Blend sunsets and add silhouettes

A creative project for Teach Primary magazine

Pattern and perfection

Exploring maths, art and geometry in school (10-minute video, password:FACE)