James Ort

Grandson to Ladybird Children's Book Illustrator Brian Price Thomas, James started creating from a young age and is inspired by nature. He began teaching over 5 years ago and teaches people of all ages. James exhibits his work at various shows, galleries and events including Art in Action in 2016.

My teaching style in informal, supportive and, with a bit of luck, fun! I like to assist my students in creating what they want without being prescriptive or restrictive.

I love watching animals and the techniques I use captures their essence beautifully. It is exciting and inspiring to take a bag of clay and bring it to life!

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