Professional Development

I’m very much into learning and improving my craft. As well as learning about a broad range of topics.

Below you can find courses that I’ve joined and programmes that I’ve been awarded a place onto.

Courses & Qualifications

  • Fairy Tales: Meanings, Messages & Morals- The University of Newcastle Australia via FutureLearn. Summer 2020.
  • How To Make A Poem- Manchester Metropolitan University via FutureLearn. Spring 2020.
  • Story Arcana with Caroline Donahue Spring 2020
  • Edit & Pitch Your Novel- Curtis Brown Creative Spring 2018.
  • Write Free with Caroline Donahue Summer 2020.
  • Kick Start Your Creative Heart – For Books Sake January 2018.
  • PGCE in Art & Design – Manchester Metropolitan University. 2007.
  • BA (Hons) in Fine Art – Kingston University. 2001.

Awarded Scholarships & Mentoring

  • A place on the summer 2020 intake of the Arts Council Funded #MumWrite mentoring programme. Spring 2020.
  • A place on The Creative Doer online course by Anna Lovind- Autumn 2020.