Beaford Arts

Arts Education Leader:

Caroline Preston, is an experienced secondary school art and design teacher with a PGCE from the Institute of Education, University of London. She worked as a teacher of art, design and technology in secondary schools in the UK and abroad prior to joining the Beaford Arts team. Caroline was a moderator with Edexcel for many years and is now an Arts Award Advisor and Artsmark Critical Friend teaching in both Primary and Secondary schools across Devon. Caroline leads our education projects and residential courses, and is a practicing visual artist who has worked with Saatchi and Saatchi, Channel 5, The Handmade Fair, and exhibits in galleries throughout the UK. She is fully DBS checked, as are all of the staff who work on our education courses.

Freelance Course Tutors:

Charles Sinclair - retired Head of Art and artist

Julia Pope - Primary School Teacher, Specialist, and Lecturer in Primary Education at Plymouth University with a specialism in Textiles, Design and Maths

Liz Wilde - Primary School Teacher, Art Specialist and Printmaker

Cari Bright - Primary School Teacher and Specialist in Textiles and Mixed Media

Sara Dudman - Head of Art, Arts Consultant, Moderator for Edexcel and Artist