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All Schools Should Be Art Schools Pencil Tin with 12 double-ended colour pencils


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Inspired by 'All Schools Should be Art Schools' (2017), a work by artist and patron of The Big Draw Bob and Roberta Smith, this bright and colourful pencil tin voices the artist's argument for more value to be placed on cultural learning, explaining that art is vital to our long-term economy and society.

Contains 12 double-ended coloured pencils so you can start putting these words into practice!

About Bob and Roberta Smith OBE RA & The Big Draw

Bob and Roberta Smith considers art to be an important element of a democratic society, economy and life, and is a long-term campaigner for access to art and art education.

As supporters of The Big Draw will know, he has also been an outspoken advocate of art education in schools for more than a decade,and is a keen supporter of The Big Draw's work championing visual literacy and the universal language of drawing.

In 2013, he launched Art Party, a project to make contemporary art more accessible, including a conference attended by more than 2,000 people discussing art education in schools. 

In this film created by The Big Draw and NSEAD, he explains why all schools should be art schools.