Clare is a practising artist, researcher, teacher and has been teaching art and design in London Secondary schools for fifteen years. She is currently leading the art department at Harris Girls Academy East Dulwich. Clare is also studying for a PhD in Arts Practice and Learning at Goldsmiths University. Prior to this she received a BA in Scenic Art from Rose Bruford College and an MA in Artist Teacher and Contemporary Practice. Clare also writes and gives lectures on practice research and the artist teacher.