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Vivienne Elizabeth Spencer

Flat 28 Verdigris
114 Jacob Street
Old Market
Bristol BS2 0AF
0117 2797579
www.viviennespencer.com

Education
2000-01: Bath Spa UC: PGDip Interactive Multimedia: Passed with Distinction
1979-1984: Wolverhampton Polytechnic: B.Ed. Hons. Art and Design: 2:2
Cert. Ed Teaching Certificate: Art and Design – Pass
1975-6: Foundation Year, Swindon College – Pass
1968-74: Malmesbury Grammar school then Malmesbury Comprehensive school

Printmaking & Photography CPD
2017: Took 5 week Cyanotype and Gum Bichromate course in Bristol run by Martyn Grimmer
2017: Attended Pinhole Photography workshop run by RPS in Bath
2012 and 2013: Attended Sandra Porter’s studio for Viscosity Overprinting workshops
2011-12: Attended collagraphy courses with Sue Brown
2010: Joined Gloucestershire Printmaking Co-operative; attended course in stone lithography with Sue Drennen
2008: Attended summer school course in Acrylic Resist Etching and Photopolymer Printmaking with Alfons Bytautas at Edinburgh Printmakers
2007: Attended Screenprinting course at Glasgow School of Art

Group Exhibitions
2013: Press Gang, Brewery Barn, Norton St. Philip, Bath
2013: Bath Open Print
2013: RWA Open Exhibition
2015: Exhibition at Westonbirt School

Professional Activities:
2016 Member of RPS
2016 Member of NSEAD

I have been teaching since 1984 in a very wide variety of schools: Primary, Secondary, Independent and State, and during this time I’ve taught Art, Art [Graphics] and Art [Photography]. I’ve been Head of Department [Media Studies] at Gordonstoun School and a Visiting Art Specialist in Moray. I currently teach Art, Photography and Media Studies at Westonbirt School, Tetbury. Since July 2017 I have my own studio in Cornwall.

Collections: Prints and paintings are held in several private collections in the UK

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