Portfolio building and preparation for art and design courses workshop

Practical and advisory sessions aimed at developing and presenting work in preparation for Art or Art & Design course assessment and interview.

Portfolio preparation

Portfolio building and preparation for art and design courses workshop


  • Develop a comprehensive, structured and cohesive body of work
  • Enhance your visual, verbal and written communication skills
  • Receive help with annotation
  • Contextualise your work
  • Develop organisation skills
  • Present work which reflects an understanding of formal elements in visual art
  • Discuss personal ideas and interests with a view to developing self-initiated work
  • Explore a variety of approaches to drawing and other media
  • Find creative solutions through the exploratory use of medium and process

Gillian Goodridge is a practising artist based at ArtSway.   I graduated from the Arts University Bournemouth in 2012 with a BA (Hons) Fine Art.   I have several years experience of supporting Art & Design and English students at Brockenhurst College and hold a Postgraduate Certificate In Education in Post-Compulsory Education And Training.  I hope to have the opportunity to share my experience and enthusiasm for art with you.

Cost: £20 per hour including some materials. Negotiable reduced fee per person for groups

Workshop times

To book a one-to-one session or four-week course please call: 07769 781614

ArtSway Studio 5