Laurence Hartwell

Lecturer, Fishing Consultant, and Artist in Penzance, United Kingdom

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Education: - worked with a wide range of specific learning difficulties at Secondary and FE levels. Specialist in learner/learning support and using technology to facilitate/deliver both learning and curriculum. Web/Creative IT/Social Media savvy.

Majored in art and design - these days creative output mainly digital still and video work - oil, ink or watercolour artwork on commission.

Fishing: - Fifteen years fishing mainly from Newlyn but as far afield as Rockall. Mainly bottom trawling on boats between 16-21m. Wide range of unpaid consultancy roles in support of a better industry - created the blog, Through the Gaps to champion fish awareness and to widen industry participation through the use of technology.

Enabled degree and post-graduate students to engage with fishermen or to secure trips at sea for research or film.

Comfortable on TV or Radio for fish related work.

  • Work
    • Works at Penwith College
  • Education
    • Information and Comms Technology
    • Digital and Traditional Media Artist
    • Web Developer
    • Art & Design
    • Commercial Fishing TV and Media Advisor