Art For Schools

The Creation Station is proud to be a recognised national Arts Award Supporter, which is  part of the Arts Council England’s Arts mark flagship programme to enable schools and other organisations to evaluate, strengthen and celebrate their arts and cultural provision. 

Do you want some help supporting your school with their creative development?  Arts Award helps young people grow their creative and critical abilities, and share their experience and skills with others. Creation Station leaders across the UK can now help with ‘Arts Award Explore and Discover’ in schools across the UK.

Here’s some of the ways The Creation Station can help you inspire childrens imaginations and creativity. 

EXPLORE This is the introductory level of the Art Award. The Creation Station provides hands on themed practical session that help children to engage and discover the arts through arts and crafts fun sessions. The starting age for this award is 5 years. Areas that are covered include; 

Discover the arts; Take part in different arts activities through either weekly themed After School Create Clubs, or through themed school classes and events. Activities can include model making, printing, design, inventions etc,  

Find out; Experience artists and their work with an awesome artists programme to explore artists work and experiment with techniques and ideas inspired by each artist.Share;

Share; Show your discovery and development of ideas to others. The group sessions nurture and encourage each child to share their learning and ideas.  

DISCOVER This is the next level up from Explore Arts Award. The Creation Station provides hands on themed practical session that help children to engage and discover the arts through arts and crafts fun sessions. The starting age for this award is usually from 7 years.  Areas that are covered include; 

Inspire;Take part in a range of art and craft activities and create art works based on what has inspired you.  

Explore; Experience artists and creative concepts in our society and experiment with techniques and ideas inspired by each artist.Create; Develop make your own art work to show your arts skills and creativity.

Present; Show your exploration within the groups and record what you do.

If you would like to find out more, contact your local Creation Station provider or click here to contact our Central Creative hub team and we will be happy to help. 

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