Heather has worked as an artist 'all her life' and has been an art educator to adults since 2010 and to children since 2015. A number of Heather's adult learners have gone on to study fine art degree courses, with strong portfolios and bags of enthusiasm. A number of these students have gained first class degrees, through Chichester University.
Heather offers online tuition to adults and children, and is also a short course tutor at West Dean College.
Heather has an MA, a PGCE and QTLS, (Qualified Teaching and Learning Status). Heather was part of a team at senior Mayville High School, who achieved 'EXCELLENT' across all subjects, in their 2020 Private School Inspection. Heather is an affiliate member of SET, the 'Society of Education'.
Exhibiting with the Young Artist Partnership, in London 2016.
Heather pictured here with her husband, Duncan and her Artic painting ' SINALIAPOK' - ('Goes to the Edge of Ice').
Winner of the Stride Open, 2010 and acceptance into the NOAC.
Heather pictured here with her brother Graham Sunderland (of www.winningtides.co.uk) at the 'National Open Art Competition' Private View.