Art workshop

Provider: Hugh Templeton Training - watercolours
Accreditation opportunities: Certificate from Hugh Templeton Training


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Description Watercolour painting skills. Teachers and TA's.
Duration full day with lunch & art materials included

Hugh Templeton Training - watercolours's website
Categories Primary, KS1, KS2, Arts, Teaching staff, In school, After-school meetings, Demonstration lesson, Teaching Assistants, School closure day, Identifies activities where TAs can support learning, rather than managing tasks
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Traditional English Watercolour painting is a fine art skill which can be aquired by Teachers and TAs who will then have the knowledge and confidence to teach pupils of any age range and ability.

Teachers learn exactly how and what to teach from a wide range of wonderful watercolour topics all designed to develop the creative thinking process in Children of all ages.

Both Pupil and Teacher will discover how to paint step-by-step, building individual confidence, a sense of pride, accomplishment, and satisfaction.

Evidence underpinning this approach

Hundreds of Schools and thousands of pupils have experienced this unique approach to discovering the skills of how to produce a watercolour painting to be proud of!

Hugh Templeton ( Founder of Hugh Templeton Training ) has been described as 'remarkable' in an article about his work in the TES.  He was recentlly awarded 'outstanding' by Ofsted.

In the TES article Mr Templeton's watercolour work in schools was compared with that of renowned Liguist Michel Thomas who guarantees that he can get a child to learn a new language in days. Hugh Templeton proves he can do this with watercolours in hours!

His techniques to success are not a secret - they are simply tried, tested and approved units of learning, broken down into the easiest of eliments that almost anyone can aquire.


Children who's first Language is not English, those on the autism spectrum, and those who may be challenged educationally or emotionally have all benefited from the special watercolour painting techniques provided by Hugh Templeton Training.

How users/participants can evaluate success

Teachers can evaluate the success of the step-by-step proceedure simply by comparing art work before and then after the watercolour training.

Follow-up activities and support

In the training session Teachers will be introduced to a variety of watercolour painting themes to teach. After the event there is support and advice available on how to 'weave' extra themes into the curriculum depending on their year group requirements and planning.


This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.