Amanda Lorens is trained as a sculptor and video artist. Based in Penzance, she has 18 year’s experience of working in schools, collages, gallery education, and community arts though out Cornwall and further a field. She works with children and adults of all ages, from primary education key stage 1 and 2, to secondary education, as well as further and higher education.
In recent years a large part of her work in schools has involved stop motion animation filmmaking. These films can be based on any subject area in the curriculum.
She specialises in delivering workshops in the following areas;
Stop motion animation filmmaking
Simple, creative and experimental filmmaking
Sculpture using a variety of materials, any thing from small-scale cardboard
Constructions to large-scale willow processional images
General mixed media art projects
She is able to work alone or collaboratively with other artist on cross art form projects. She also has experience of working with young people undertaking Creative Media Diploma’s and Arts Awards.
T 01736 330152