Welcome to AccessArt: A Creative Community to Support Visual Arts Teaching & Learning

In Conversation with Alice Kettle 22nd May 2.00 GMT

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Loukanikos the Dog and the Cat’s Cradle by Alice Kettle, 2014 thread, paint, glass, copper on printed canvas 420 cm W x 217cm H

Latest Resources

Anthotype Photography by Genevieve Rudd

Plant-Based Photography Without a Camera!

Redesigning Food Packaging by Tobi Meuwissen

Tobi shares a project to enable children to inspire nets through this creative DT / Visual Arts project!

Printmaking Using Packaging by Karen Wicks

Using old cardboard packaging as printing plate…

Creating Comics Inspired by Museum Collections

Irina Richards talks us through how to enable children to really own their understanding of museum and gallery objects and artwork

Roots and Shoots

A Sculptural Challenge to Promote Experimentation, by Paula Briggs

Puzzle Purse

Making a puzzle purse inspired by storytelling – part of DrawAble, by Eilis Hanson

Finding Marks

Looking at the work of artists to help us expand our mark making vocabulary – for all ages

Personalising Sketchbooks

Andrea Butler shares how she made a sketchbook her own – adaptable for all ages

Carbon Paper Mono Prints

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Welcome to AccessArt's Latest Team Member!

We are thrilled to appoint Manchester School of Art graduate Tobi Meuwissen in the role of Role of Visual Arts Content Producer & Administration Support! Congratulations – we look forward to working with you!

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All our Free to Access Resources

See all our latest resources contributed to AccessArt by artist-educators and teachers which are free to access

AccessArt has a collection of resources that are free-to-access which we hope will give the parents who are looking after children from home over the next few weeks lots of inspiration. If you are an artist or artist-educator who would like to contribute to AccessArt please do get in touch.

Members only Resources

See all our latest resources contributed to AccessArt by artist-educators and teachers

One of AccessArt’s most unique features is our evolving collection of posts to help inspire teaching, learning, and practice in the visual arts. We now have over 850 resources aimed at all ages and abilities and covering all areas of the visual arts.

Did you know AccessArt is a Membership Organisation

AccessArt Believes Everyone Has the Right to be Creative

AccessArt is a UK Charity and we are the leading provider of visual arts resources. We have over 12,500 subscribers and 3600 members across the UK and overseas, all of whom believe in the power of creativity to transform. Show your support and join AccessArt. Members have full access to over 850 unique resources to inspire, enable and develop creativity. Membership costs from just £3.50 per month. Find out more about joining AccessArt.

Find out more about AccessArt

AccessArt is a UK Charity directed by Paula Briggs. Our aim is simple – to inspire and enable high-quality visual arts teaching, learning, and practice! 

AccessArt is lucky to have an amazing team: #TeamAccessArt

Co-founder and Director

Paula Briggs

Co-founder and Director

Sheila Ceccarelli

Andrea Butler

Andrea Butler

Rachel Thompson

Rachel Thompson

Irina Richards

Irina Richards




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