Visual Artist Jamila Walker

Participatory Art

2013 -












Jamila has a recent DBS & CRB Checked & Public Liability insurance - £5 million


Jamila devises, runs and evaluates person centred, fun Participatory visual Art sessions/projects/events; Digital Photography, Adobe Photoshop, Craft, Arts for Health, & Contemporary Art sessions for Community Projects, Art galleries, Schools & individuals.


References and Testimonials available on request.

Click here for - Arts for Health CV



Jamila is also part of Arts for Health Collective                                       J






Workshops/Projects/Classes (P - Project Leader)


Jamila set up the Shrewsbury Sketchbook and Journal library, through Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery with Shropshire Library service - from Jan 2017


Darwin inspired photography workshops with 14 - 25 years, Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery, from November 2017 - January 2018


CDP Collage session, inspired by Sonia Boyce's 'Female Black Hairstyles' 1995 piece. October 2017


Therapeutic Art sessions, Alzheimer's society, Shrewsbury, from October 2017


Diversity project with Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery, from August 2017


Hall Court, South Staffordshire and Shropshire NHS, Photographic project

from June 2017


Perton Library, Art group, Experimental drawing, September 2017.


Creative Health CIC, Artist (arts for health) development project with Refugees, Migrant Centre, Limewood dementia home, Libraries across Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Art Gallery,

Nov 2016 - August 2017

Films on the project -


Margaret Rope Stain Glass windows inspired workshops, Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery,

Oct 2016


Kinetic Sculpture Workshop, Heritage Open Days, Unitarian Church Shrewsbury, Sept 2016


The Big Art Show, Shrewsbury, July 2016, Upcycing workshops for young people


The Autism Hub, through I-gnition, for adults, creating visual art for a theatre project,

Nov - Dec 2015 (inc curating a supporting and contributing to an exhibition April 2016)


Life long learning, Shropshire council, Illustration & Photography sessions, from Aug 2015


Anglo Saxon themed Art Workshops – April 2015, Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery


Art sessions, Ex Pat Polish Association, Centrala Gallery, Birmingham, From Nov 2014


(P) Art Start & Gee Whizz  projects (2014), through Taking Part, Shrewsbury, From August 2011. Devising and running Art & non Art sessions for teenagers with learning and physical disabilities.


Bostin Chats, Wellbeing asset map, for Arts on group, 4x sessions, August 2014


Dudley, Five Ways to Wellbeing: Schools Arts Residencies,  Feb - April 2014


Introduction to Social Media, Shropshire Visual Art Network, January 2014






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