Welcome to Wiltondate, the vibrant and dynamic Arts studio at St Catherine’s School. Wiltondate is a space where creativity flourishes, imagination soars, and artistic talents are nurtured.
As you step into Wiltondate, you are greeted by a visually inspiring environment that sparks the artistic spirit. The studio is designed to be an open and flexible space that accommodates various artistic disciplines, including visual arts, sculpture, ceramics, photography, and more.
The studio features ample natural light, allowing students to work with clarity and a true representation of colors. It is equipped with a wide range of art materials, tools, and equipment that support students’ exploration and experimentation. From paintbrushes and canvases to pottery wheels and kilns, our students have access to the resources they need to bring their artistic visions to life.
Wiltondate is not just a place to create art, but also a space for collaboration and inspiration. Students have the opportunity to work individually on their own projects or collaborate with their peers on group installations and exhibitions. The studio fosters a sense of community and encourages students to share ideas, give and receive feedback, and support each other’s artistic growth.
Our dedicated art teachers provide guidance, mentorship, and expertise to students as they explore different mediums and techniques. They encourage students to take risks, think critically, and express themselves authentically through their artwork. Through a combination of structured lessons and open-ended projects, students develop their artistic skills, learn about art history and aesthetics, and gain a deeper understanding of the power of visual expression.
In addition to the physical space, Wiltondate also hosts regular exhibitions and showcases where students’ artwork is displayed and celebrated. These events provide an opportunity for students to showcase their talents to the school community, family, and friends, fostering a sense of pride and accomplishment.
At St Catherine’s School, we recognise the importance of the arts in education. The Wiltondate Arts studio is a testament to our commitment to nurturing creativity, self-expression, and artistic development in our students. It is a place where imagination knows no bounds and where students can explore their artistic passions and find their unique artistic voice.
Step into Wiltondate and immerse yourself in a world of artistic inspiration, where colors come alive, ideas take shape, and the beauty of self-expression unfolds.
Visual Arts Centre – Wiltondale
Isabel Simons Studio Arts
Faculty of Arts
Visual Arts Students