Art Tutoring at The Stretch Academy

Phoebe Paskin Orr

July 01, 2015

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Having completed their KS2 SATs, Wilbury Primary School were keen to implement some exciting classes outside the national curriculum, however without a set Art Department and no Art Teacher this was relatively hard to get going!

Fratax is an Italian Caricaturist who was very keen to teach his skill as a Tutorfair volunteer. Over the past four weeks, he has come in for 2 hours after school once a week and taught 20 pupils with a love for Art how to draw faces, cartoons and caricatures...

Fratax (Art Tutor):

‘I love coming to Wilbury on Tuesdays – the kids are so good and so hardworking.’

Mr Lee (Yr 6 teacher at Wilbury Primary School):

‘This is an amazing opportunity for children who would ordinarily not have access to this high quality art tuition’

Catia, Yr 6:        ‘It’s so fun!’

Hanife, Yr 6:     ‘The time goes too quickly!’

Thank you Fratax for the wonderful sessions - we have been doodling cartoon faces in the office!

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