Simon is a teacher, cartoonist and artist. He uses his 25 years of experienceThe practical knowledge we gain after partaking in an event or occurrence…. to teach art in schools and has his own workshop businessAn organisation engaged in commercial or industrial activities… ‘Scartoons’ in which children create comicA series of drawings which tell a story characters and strips. Simon is a member of The Cartoonists Club of Great Britain and has used his artistic talents to paint murals as well as designing and painting the scenery for several successful musical productions in Stoke-on-Trent. Simon’s cartoonA illustration or animated film designed to be funny book, “Dad, Seriously” was published in 2016 and reached no.8 on the Amazon Bestseller list for its category.
Simon designed our free lesson on painting willow patterns inspired by the history of ‘chinoiserie’ pottery as well as many other classes in our Art & Design subject.