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Ian was fantastic with the children in school. They enjoyed their work and were fully engaged in the drawings linked to the growth mindset.
Reviewed on 29/11/2017
All age groups enjoyed it and feedback from them and their parents/teachers has been great.
Reviewed on 27/11/2017
Ian was professional to deal with from start to finish. He generated a very positive relationship with both children & staff in school. I knew from talking to pupils, that they thoroughly enjoyed the lessons.
Reviewed on 24/11/2017
A fantastic two days in our school where our children's confidence in their drawing skills was definitely developed. Ian is a super enthusiastic artist.
Reviewed on 21/07/2017
The Doodle Bug provided a professional service from start to finish. The workshops were efficiently organised and the work carried out in the workshops engaged and inspired the children in school.
Reviewed on 25/06/2017
Ian was highly professional and engaged children immediately with his passion for art. He demonstrated patience and kindness to all children and each child produced artwork to be proud of. I have no hesitation in recommending him to other primary schools.
Reviewed on 08/06/2017
Doodle Bug was a good workshop. The children were all thoroughly engaged and enjoyed the sessions from start to finish.
Reviewed on 31/05/2017
Ian interacted really well with both children and staff. The children were well motivated and happy with the final product.
Reviewed on 31/03/2017
Ian provided a fantastic day for the children in Key Stage 2. The feedback from the children and parents has been excellent. He has clearly inspired them. As a service provider he was faultless - the workshops were tailored to our needs and were outstanding value for money.
Reviewed on 23/03/2017
Children thoroughly enjoyed their workshops and all were successful in creating their cartoon character - many surprised themselves with how good they were.
Reviewed on 02/03/2017
An excellent, informative day which produced some fantastic results for the pupils!
Reviewed on 22/02/2017
Our children were very proud of their drawings and enjoyed every minute. Thank you Ian.
Reviewed on 02/02/2017
Our children and staff thoroughly enjoyed the workshops and we're thrilled with the results of their work. The focus on growth mindset supported the work that we have been developing with children.
Reviewed on 26/01/2017
The children had a great time working with Ian; they were all really pleased with the progress they made with their drawings and they learnt some really useful techniques. Ian is also a great role model and very inspirational.
Reviewed on 22/11/2016
Everyone who took part in the workshops, staff and students enjoyed every minute. Staff commented on how well Ian engaged and motivated pupils and the range of skills covered in each session was fantastic.
Reviewed on 15/11/2016
Fantastic workshops and an engaging, motivational talk. The children had an amazing day and they produced some fabulous artwork.
Reviewed on 21/10/2016
Great value engaging workshops. Enjoyed equally by staff and children. Would definitely book again.
Reviewed on 13/07/2016
Ian adapted well to cater for all year groups and environments in school. He is very friendly and puts children & adults at their ease. The outcomes of his workshops were good, but the motivational talks were only well received in KS1.
Reviewed on 01/06/2016
Ian provided our children with a day of art/maths workshops for children aged between 5 and 9. The children all loved the workshop, even the children who don't enjoy art! All the children said they'd love to have The Doodle Bug back at school for more drawing of their favourite characters.
Reviewed on 13/05/2016
Ian came and delivered a super day of maths through art in workshops for children from 4-11years at Needwood CE (VA) primary school in Staffordshire. The children really enjoyed it and Maths was made fun. Thank you.
Reviewed on 07/03/2016
Very pleased with the level of service we received. Ian went out of his way to help us and produce some fabulous artwork that the children really liked.
Reviewed on 29/02/2016
Children really enjoyed their sessions some links to maths made. Pace could have been picked up for some children.
Reviewed on 16/02/2016
Very enjoyable day and pupils all engaged and produced excellent work.
Reviewed on 15/02/2016
We had a fabulous day with Ian teaching our Y1-Y6 pupils a detailed breakdown of accurate drawing skills. The day was completed with a motivational talk for the children on how skills & values used in Ian's job could transfer to other areas of their lives.
Reviewed on 04/11/2015
The children really loved the workshops and it has inspired them all - they can't stop drawing!
Reviewed on 12/10/2015
All children achieved, all children produced a piece of artwork that they were proud of.
Reviewed on 07/10/2015
At the end of the day a really good session with 36 year 4's. All children listened well and completed drawings to be proud of. Across the key stage, all children were successful and felt they had achieved.
Reviewed on 06/10/2015
Ian is a talented artist who is considerate and patient with all the children. The children were all pleased with their resulting work.
Reviewed on 15/07/2015
I would like to comment on the high quality of art work; the standard was very high and The Doodle Bug worked professionally keeping to the brief. We were extremely pleased with the end result.
Reviewed on 11/06/2015
Ian spent 2 days at our primary school and worked with children from Reception to Year 6. Every child produced a super picture and thoroughly enjoyed the session. Ian adapted his work shops appropriately to suit the age group and knew exactly how to talk to the children and work effectively with them. An excellent experience for all involved - teachers as well as children!
Reviewed on 04/06/2015
A great day enjoyed by everyone! Thank you.
Reviewed on 03/02/2015
Ian is a pleasure to have in school and the children love his sessions. Ian has created artwork in toilet blocks and also worked with the children on: 1] Art and Maths & 2] Drawing book characters. He is considerate & courteous and I would recommend him to anyone.
Reviewed on 19/01/2015