Form Seven is the community learning programme at Hampton Court House, creating experiences where people and ideas meet. This is the team of creatives and tutors that bring Form Seven to life each week. We invite brilliant visiting speakers to deliver talks and workshops.


Adam D'Souza

Director of Form Seven

Adam is a teacher, entrepreneur and the director of Form Seven. He teaches English, history and philosophy at Hampton Court House. He studied classics at Royal Holloway before beginning his career in advertising; later he moved intro entrepreneurship, co-founding several startups. He is fascinated with things very ancient and very modern. Adam tweets at @adamdsouza


Eliana Houstoun-Boswall

French tutor

Eliana is a co-founder of Hampton Court House. She received a bilingual education from the age of four and studied languages and linguistics at Georgetown University in the USA. Eliana teaches French with Panache.

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Brenda Holtam

Art tutor

Brenda is a portrait artist. She studied painting at Falmouth School of Art and the Royal Academy Schools. She is an elected member of the Royal Watercolour Society. Brenda teaches the Human Figure portrait painting course.

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Lauren Haith

DANCE tutor 

Lauren studied ballet at the Royal Academy of Dance and is Hampton Court House's resident ballet teacher. She also enjoys choreographing more contemporary work. Lauren teaches Ballet for Adults and Street Dance for 11-16 year olds.


Coco Gu

Mandarin Tutor

Coco has been teaching Mandarin Chinese for fourteen years. She began teaching while studying for a master's in Germany. Since then she has taught in Japan, Indonesia and the UK. Coco teaches Nihao! China, our Mandarin for beginners course.


Martine Fiaux Porchet

Fashion Design Tutor

Martine is passionate about fabrics, texture and colour. After twenty years working in food science, she decided to dedicate her energy to designing and making bespoke clothing and accessories. Martine teaches Sew It Yourself.

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Emmanuelle Liebert

Cookery Tutor

Emma Liebert was born and raised in France, then lived in Spain and in Asia before settling in England; over the years she has gathered and tested thousands of recipes from all over the world. Emma has created Spring Flavours to share these recipes with you. Follow her on Instagram at @emma_homemade