Meet Janine Boyd, an expert in Early Childhood and Primary Visual Art Education with 25 years of teaching experience. She graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Education in Visual Arts. She has worked in several Independent R-12 and Junior Schools in South Australia as a Visual Art Specialist, designing and developing top-notch visual art education programs for children as young as 2.
In 2005, Janine founded Little Picassos, purpose-built art studios for children. As the Founding Director of Little Picassos, Janine has successfully delivered art sessions to over 400 children each week through 4 studios across the state, and delves into schools and classrooms. Moreover, Janine shares, trains, and mentors Junior School and ELC teachers for the Creative Child. Owing to her ability to connect with children, inspire them to think creatively, and share with confidence through artistic imagery, Little Picasso continues to prosper significantly.
Throughout her time as Director, she has been effective in organizing and managing numerous events in Little Picasso's Artist in School Programs and Art to You events. Janine is passionate about enriching children's creative abilities, and Little Picassos has a dynamic team dedicated to delivering tailored art sessions for children.
In summary, Janine's exceptional skills in early childhood development, primary visual art education, training and mentoring of junior school and ELC teachers, organization, and management of children's events allows her to offer wholesome education to children who visit Little Picassos.