Ashling M

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£ 20.00-25.00 p/h

I am an artist, educator and mother and I understand the pressures young people are under to succeed. I have experience of teaching and lecturing for 15 years in Art and Design. I can teach you how to prepare and organise your portfolio to be successful at interview for scholarships/college/university. I can instruct and inspire you to create new and exciting work from a range of disciplines to complete your artwork for; GCSE or A-Level/or other Level 3 qualifications (UAL: Extended Diploma/ BTEC National Diploma). I have experience working with primary, secondary, FE, and adult education.

How would you describe your teaching style?

I'm an experimental practitioner who loves to try out different ideas and media and inspire creativity through exploration. My teaching style is to focus on research, practical skills and outcome. I will expect you to work hard and take risks. I will instruct you on the how and give you the tools to express the why in your work.

What qualifications do you have?

BA (Hons) in Fine and Applied Art PGCE in Art and Design MA: Artist/ Teacher

Tell us about your experience...

I have worked in three secondary schools, with my main area of expertise in A-Level Fine art. I was HOD in a large secondary school for 6 years. My most recent position was in FE college as a Lecturer of Art & Design, teaching Level 3 Diploma. I have also worked voluntary in a primary school, running workshops and after school clubs. I have also provided adult workshops for Hampshire Cultural Trust.

What locations do you tutor in?

Fareham and surrounding area; Ticthfield, Wickham, Stubbington, Lee-On-Solent, Gosport, Waterlooville and Botley.

What is your personal message to students?

Hello, I can help you complete your GCSE/ A-Level/ Foundation/Level 2/3/4 project work and prepare for exams, so that you are confident to succeed. I can help you reach your potential and advise you on how to progress to the next level. I can help you with art history/ art appreciation/ written analyse of artworks. I can help you create, select and present artwork for your portfolio, to take to interview. I can prepare you with mock-interviews to ensure you are ready and confident. If you are developing your own practice and want a tutor to help develop technique, but are not completing a course, I can guide and instruct you on how to improve your work, no matter what level you are at. If you are a complete beginner and wish to start making artwork, I will help you to unlock your creative mind on a fun and exciting journey of discovery. I will work with all ages and all levels of ability.

CRB/Disclosure Certificate: yes
Home-based tutor: Yes
Travelling tutor: Fareham, Gosport, Stubbington, Wickham and surrounding area.
Online tutor: No
Subjects: Art & Design GCSE/A-Level/BTEC/Diploma and Extended Diploma. Portfolio preparation for primary/secondary/college or university.