University of Edinburgh
 

Therapeutic Use of Art with Visually Impaired Pupils Focus on Visual Impairment and Hearing Impairment

Presented in January, 2005

Presenters:
Vicky Smith, Youth Development Officer, Outlook in LOOK Youth Project
John Ravenscroft, Manager, VI Scotland, Edinburgh University

Programme

10.30 am Introduction; John Ravenscroft

  • 10.45 am Presentation - MindsEye: An investigation into the benefits of accessible creative expressive art workshops for young people with a visual impairment; Vicky Smith

11.20 am Question and discussion session

11.35 am Demonstrations with different accessible materials

1.30 pm Practical in pairs

2 pm Warm up group workshop

2.45 pm Main workshop