TEACHING

A freelance workshop coordinator since 2011, Karen regularly devises and runs programs of learning activities which have included The Big Draw, Arts Award, and ACE Museums and Schools Programme. Karen has worked on a wide range of events and festivals and has also developed and ran weekly Home Schooling Groups, After School Clubs and a Saturday Art Club. She has worked with The National Saturday Club Trust, York Art Gallery, Barnsley Museums, Scarborough Museums Trust, York College, Harrogate College, MakeMore Arts and Crescent Arts. Karen is available to attend schools and colleges for artists talks, workshops and as a visiting lecturer.

KAREN THOMPSON – CLAY BUST WORKSHOP, 2017
Scarborough Museums Trust / Battersea Arts Center
KAREN THOMPSON – CLAY FAIRYLAND WORKSHOP, 2018
Barnsley Museums / Cannon Hall Museum (Ballroom) – Photo: James Brunt
KAREN THOMPSON – THE BIG DRAW SESSIONS, 2016
Seamer & Irton Primary School
KAREN THOMPSON – “BREATH” – LAND ART SESSIONS , 2019
With MakeMore Arts for Rydale Council
KAREN THOMPSON – SATURDAY ART CLUB, 2018
Scarborough Museums Trust
KAREN THOMPSON – ARTISTS TALK, 2012
Harrogate College
KAREN THOMPSON – DROP IN SESSIONS, 2016
The Rotunda Museum, Scarborough
KAREN THOMPSON – PORTRAITURE WORKSHOP, 2013
Scarborough Art Gallery
KAREN THOMPSON – BIRD WORKSHOP, 2016
Scarborough Museums Trust
KAREN THOMPSON – SCREEN PRINTING WORKSHOP, 2017
Saturday Make It Club, Scarborough Museums Trust