Teachers

Ann Gater

1 Course in Crafts and Textiles
I have worked with flowers since the age of 15. I started at a florist, in Watford Hertfordshire, on Saturdays working from 08.30 till 17.00 as a Saturday Girl. I was taken on full time at the age of 16...

Anna Riordan

Anna is a freelance designer who studied Product Design at Exeter college of Art and Design. Anna developed a passionate belief in the value of Art education while studying for a PGCE at London's Institute of Education. She...

Anne Buckley

1 Course in Science
I was born in Western Australia and have been teaching in the UK for over 30 years, mostly to adults. I have been involved in management of adult education in Huddersfield for many years but teaching is my preferred...

Benedicte Blamey

Benedicte is one of our native French teachers. She has been working at the Guild over many years and has built up a number of successful classes. She is a fully qualified secondary school level French teacher and has...

Brian Anderson

1 Course in Science
Brian Anderson, photographer, adventurer & educator, has captured nature, travel and landscape images from trips to 60+ countries and territories, N to S; from the Geographical North Pole to Antarctica, and E to W; from Japan to Easter Island....

Elaine Hennin

Hi! I'm Elaine and I specialise in fitness. I have led fitness classes for the last 30 years because I enjoy meeting new people and making new friends. It also keeps me fit which I believe is crucial to...

Ian Irvine

As a practising artist, I think I approach teaching art history not from an academic standpoint, but to tell stories and anecdotes, and to look into the context in which the art was...

Jackie Halhead

I started to paint on China and Porcelain in 1973 simply for fun......which is what most students do. I found I loved it and decided to take it a lot more seriously by attending every class/course or seminar I...

John King

7 Courses in Science
I am a semi retired Head of Geography who has taught in Secondary Education for 32 years at 4 different schools. I established a keen interest in weather forecasting when I was at Secondary School myself and this interest...

John Slade

1 Course in Crafts and Textiles
I have been working with ceramics for 25 years and have been teaching ceramics and art and design since 2003.