Discover how the iPad and art apps support your lessons

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

Who is the iPad art course for?

The course is for all 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.


1- Using the iPad to compliment traditional art techniques and materials

2- Developing a portfolio of art work

3- Practising techniques and styles using the iPad

4- Apps for exploring traditional painting techniques

5- Celebration and publication of work

Digital art using iPad

The app list will be forwarded on receipt of your booking form. We always invoice your school after you have attended the course. Prevent fraud, never pay for a training course before it has taken place.

This course will be led by Oscar Stringer, an Apple Education Trainer, who has been working with Apple technologies in schools for over twenty years. As well as running practical, relevant courses for teachers around the world, Oscar has also worked for the BBC, Film Council, BFI, Globe Theatre, British Council and Film Education.

This training event will start at 10am and finish at 3pm on 17th February 2023. Cost for the training session including lunch will be £275.00

If you require an Art department training session on a different day, contact Oscar here to arrange a more convenient time.

As a delegate of the course you will also have access to all the Art with iPad training materials on the OS Learning Hub

Booking form

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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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