Jane has 20 years of lecturing experience. She is Programme Leader of the Foundation Degree Art and Design course at Coleg Menai, Bangor Wales, where she teaches creative design classes to undergraduate students. Other classes include contextual studies, fine art and career development within the creative industries. Her pedagogy focuses on experiential learning and the interdisciplinary nature of art, utilizing the design process as a tool for learning. Influenced by Gestalt philosophies, Jane’s teaching acknowledges the individual student. Ideas are explored in constructively critical contexts and tested in ‘real world’ settings, with direct links to industry practice.