|With the help of
professional writers, the National Gallery encouraged 11-14
year olds to engage with paintings as a stimulus for writing.
In 2003, students from eight selected London schools
visited the Gallery for masterclasses with writers,
including authors Jacqueline Wilson, Malorie Blackman and Kevin
Brooks, poets John Hegley and Margot Henderson, scriptwriter
Sarah Phelps, and journalist Brian Flynn. Further
Please note that this programme is no longer running.
Current Schools and Teachers programmes