Free Art Teaching Resources
Welcome to Paul Carney Arts. I'm an Advanced Skills Art Teacher, Consultant and Artist, with nearly 30 years experience as an artist, designer and teacher of art at Primary and Secondary School level in the North East of England. I've created some great free Art Teaching Resources you can use in your Art room: free art lessons, art ideas and a whole host of other art resources for use in the classroom. There are also some low cost, paid-for art resources on assessment in art, teaching drawing, ICT in art, art skills and the art teacher's handbook for new and experienced teachers of art.
Paul is a serving member of the Board of NSEAD (the National Society for Education in Art and Design) and is heavily involved in working with them to develop support materials for the new UK National Curriculum in Art from 2013/14. He has worked as a consultantant to UK Secondary Schools to help improve attainment in GCSE results, develop ICT in art, Questioning Techniques in Art, Assessment at KS3 and 4 and Assessment for Learning. He has also delivered CPD to Primary school's on developing skills and techniques, Creative Numeracy, Auditing art provision and training coordinators of art. He has also worked as a consultant to International schools around the world. Paul regularly gives lectures on art classroom practice and has lectured at; Warwick University, the Baltic Gallery for contemporary art and at the inSEA International congress at Canterbury Christchurch University 2013. Art Consultancy service available. Contact: paulcarneyarts@gmail for further info.
The Art Handbook is a comprehensive guide to teaching art and is packed with loads of help, tips and resources to help you to teach art. It is a must for new art teachers and experienced teachers alike.
How to Draw from Observation
My How to Draw from observation programme is a comprehensive set of resources designed to help you teach drawing and to enable children to teach themselves how to draw.
This guide to teaching art will help you understand many aspects of how to teach art at primary/elementary/middle or secondary/high school. There is help and advice on being an art co-ordinator, Head of Art or curriculum leader and help for new art teachers and Art NQT's or trainee art teachers.
Art Lessons and Techniques
Lots of Art Lessons, Tutorials and Techniques here. There's three separate categories: How to Draw lessons, teaching children observational drawing, How to Paint and Teaching Painting lessons, and lots of free Art ideas and Projects.
ICT in Art
Advice on using computers in Art, including using iPads in art.
Art Assessment help and advice for art GCSE, KS1, KS2 and KS3, including posters & supporting resources.
This set of resources and fun art history lessons help students to express their opinions and understand art and improve their literacy skills at the same time.