House of Illustration’s in-school workshops use illustration to teach subjects across the primary curriculum in fun, fresh and creative ways. Delivered in your classroom, they are tailored to your topic, text, curriculum area or scheme of work, delivered by professional illustrator-educators and rated good or excellent by 100% of teachers. They support students’ confidence, creativity, communication, fine motor skills and wellbeing.
- For all primary stages from EYFS to KS2
- For all abilities including SEND and EAL
- Link to any curriculum subject or topic
- Menu of workshop options to choose from
- Tailored to your specific needs
- Led by professional illustrators
- Range of mediums and techniques
- Specialist materials provided
- Outstanding outcomes to share with the wider school community
Create characters from text descriptions – just let us know the book you’re studying. Or invent exciting brand new characters from imagination. Great for Humanities and English/Literacy.
Depict life cycles, scientific processes or a series of events. Create and tell a visual story or create a visual version of an existing text. Great for Science, Humanities and English/Literacy.
Creating Mood and Atmosphere
Explore techniques to convey the feeling and setting from a specific text. Great for Humanities and English/Literacy.
Workshops available Monday to Friday
Morning workshop: 10.15am – 11.45pm
Afternoon workshop: 12.30pm – 2.00pm
Please get in touch if your lesson times vary from this so we can adjust times to suit your school.
We are currently only able to arrange workshops in London.
Each workshop can accommodate up to 30 students.
State schools: £295 for two classes in one day
Independent schools: £550 for two classes in one day
What teachers say
“The illustrator was clear, methodological and always in control – the whole experience was brilliant.” Year 6 teacher, Garfield Primary School
“The children were really engaged – they loved every part of the workshop. They created amazing posters and got the opportunity to use the knowledge they built up in class.” Year 3 teacher, Moreland Primary School
“The session was broken into sensible and manageable chunks, achieving the end result in half a day. There were clear instructions and students learnt fantastic new skills.” Year 5 teacher, St Andrews Primary School
Please complete a booking request form. We aim to get back to you within five working days.