Discover how the iPad and art apps support your art lessons.

There is now a vast and varied choice of iPad art apps for use in the art classroom, by both teachers and students. Art apps encourage a creative use of the technology, giving students freedom to explore, experiment and discover. Adding value and supporting the traditional activities and approaches of your art lessons.

Who is the iPad art course for?

The course is for all Primary art teachers and specialists who want to use iPads in art education.

  • ENHANCE your art lessons with the iPad and selection of relevant art apps.
  • ENCOURAGE creative exploration and practice using technology to support traditional teaching.
  • EMPOWER those that lack confidence and can use the iPad and apps to experiment independently.
  • EXCITE learners and bring together traditional practices and technology to create a modern learning environment.



To give teachers time to develop confidence, through a series of hands on activities, using the iPad to explore a variety of free apps and workflows.

Discover more and empower all with your iPad.

The iPad and relevant apps are developing quickly and becoming more useful to teachers and students. I will help you navigate this new world of apps and workflows and assist in bringing them intrinsically into your teaching.


Programme for the day.

1- The iPad as a research tool.

2- Approaching deconstruction using iPad.

3- Planning art projects.

4- Recording and filming art projects.

5- Developing a portfolio of art work.

6- Practising techniques and styles using the iPad.

7- Apps for exploring traditional painting techniques.

8- Celebration and publication of work.


The cost of the day long course is £160.00 pp or £250.00 for two teachers from the same school. The app list will be forwarded on receipt of your booking form. iPads can be provided as well as lunch. We always invoice your school after you have attended the course.

The course will be led by Oscar Stringer an Apple Education Trainer, who has been working with Apple technologies in schools for over twenty years. Oscar works part-time, as a facilitator at the Apple iOS Academy in Naples. Running a series of workshops on collaboration, creativity and communication.

The training will take place at the National Gallery, London, 16th November 2018.


This course is also running on 15th November in Maidstone. Click here to book a place on the Maidstone course at the Maidstone Museum.


The course is for all Primary art teachers and art specialists. We will forward pre course instructions on receipt of your booking, places are limited to 18 delegates.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact Oscar Stringer on 07974 764849 or email

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Feedback from past workshop

“Brilliant, practical course enabling me to understand, create and share some great ideas with fellow art practitioners”.

C. Mulley, Weydon School

“Fantastic days training. Everything was explained so clearly. Lots of ideas to take back to school”. A. Wright, The Hawthorns School.
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“Very informative course and have learnt a lot of new skills and got lots of ideas”. C.Owen – The Study Prep

“I have discovered some excellent new apps and new ways to use the iPad in lessons”.

C. Daniel – Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form.

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“I learnt a fantastic amount about different apps and how to use them successfully to support the teaching and learning of art. Thank you very much Oscar!” L O’Sullivan.

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