Julia Jowett
“Art engages children’s hands, minds, emotions and senses…”

I am an artist working illustratively with embroidery, wire and print. My creative practice explores the importance of storytelling and imagination. Inspired by childhood tales, I create mixed media art pieces for exhibit, with folkloric narratives that intrigue.

Employing some of the techniques I use in my own practice, I deliver art and craft workshops for children of all ages, inspiring and creatively captivating even the youngest of little ones through playful hands-on making. Nurturing a love for creativity from an early age is a wonderful way to engage in play, harnessing well-being and encouraging confidence in self-expression and communication - important tools for growing up great.

I am currently delivering an exciting weekly program of art clubs and creative workshops in Cannock Chase, Staffordshire, making beautiful things with primary and preschool children. My preschool workshops are relaxed family-friendly sessions combining crafts and imagination, fun and fine motor skills for a fantastic creative, sensory and social experience. The workshops run every Friday morning. There’s no need to book, just pop along with your little one for an hour of lovely company, crafts and creative play.

Fridays: 10-11am, Hednesford Library, Hednesford
£4 per child, £2 for siblings


Contact Details
Julia Jowett (07706 552141)
Armitage, WS154AA

Articles
By Julia Jowett
How's the holidays going? Stuck for things for the children to do that are cheap and fun?Well, here's the answer....a host of craft templates that you...
 Julia Jowett    13th August 2018
Ideas
By Julia Jowett
Button-on Blooms
An easy how to guide and printable template for grown-ups to help pre-school children make a simple hand-crafted bunch of paper blooms. THE THINGS Y...
 Julia Jowett
Marvellous Monoprinting
An easy how to guide for grown-ups to help children create stunning simple printed artworks at home. Monoprinting is a method of printing that uses a ...
 Julia Jowett
Blackberry Bunting
Make a decorative garland of beautiful paper blackberries A lovely craft activity with a little bit of cutting for the grown-ups, lots of sticking f...
 Julia Jowett
Handprinted Butterflies
Enjoy a fun messy painting session together and turn your painted papers into a flutter of butterflies. THE THINGS YOU’LL NEED: Two sheets of ...
 Julia Jowett
Paper Rockets
A print out and make paper rocket - ten easy steps to fly your Grow Up Great Bear to the moon THE THINGS YOU’LL NEED: Thin white or coloured A...
 Julia Jowett
Ice Cream Cones
Keep cool on a sunny day with some crafty ice cream makingTHE THINGS THAT YOU’LL NEED:Printed templateSheet of A4 paper - white or colouredCardb...
 Julia Jowett
Corn Printed Cups
Time for Tea! Use the printable template to make your own printed tea cups for your next pretend tea partyTHE THINGS YOU’LL NEED:A4 sheet of thi...
 Julia Jowett
Wildlife Masks
Be a badger, a rabbit or a foxTHE THINGS YOU’LL NEED:Printable mask templatePaper or card for your maskScraps of coloured and patterned papers t...
 Julia Jowett
Fab Fishing Sticks
Use the printable template to make your own little fishing sticks and catch some colourful fishFishies in the water, fishies in the sea we all jump up...
 Julia Jowett
Nature Weaves
Twigs and twine, sticks and string - get creative outdoors and make a piece of woven treasure on your next adventurePack up a picnic, pop some string ...
 Julia Jowett
Flutterby Butterfly
Find textures, make patterns and use the template to create a beautiful fluttering butterfly THE THINGS YOU’LL NEED: Butterfly templates A4 shee...
 Julia Jowett
Amazing Apples
PRINTED PAPER APPLES Print with juicy real apples to make pretend paper apples Painting fruit, practising cutting skills, searching for twigs and lots...
 Julia Jowett
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