Art of three dimensions.
Directions of Scientific Work:
Methodology of porcelain painting for younger school-age children;
Glass and cloth painting methodology for students;
Directions for personal development in art;
Theory of adult training.
The Main Publications:
Spulle I., Paulsone I. Associations works in visual art. International conference “The spaces of creation” Lithuania, Siaulai university 21.-22.November, 2002.
Spulle I., Black –white composition. Paper relief composition. Lecture course in Finland Helsinki University. 22. – 29. April, 2002.
Spulle I. Methodology of Porcelain Painting in Primary School. International Conference “Changes of Home Economics and Technology Content in School: The Reality and Perspectives”, November 23. – 24th Siauliai, 2000. – 97.-98.p.
Lice I., Spulle I. Teaching materials in Home Economics European Conference “Home Economics in The New Millennium” From a cultural, consumer and health perspective Norway 23.-24 November 2000.
Spulle I. Basic principles in composition of pottery and porcelain painting methodology. Pedagogical topicalities in Home economics. International conference report papers. Jelgava, LUA, 1998., 222. – 224.p.
Lice I., Spulle I. Development possibilities and criteria for new pedagogues in tie-dying. 2nd international conference “Natural Sciences and Teacher Training”. Daugavpils, 2000.
Brūvere I., Spulle I. Visual arts – process in development of idea, image and personality. Conference material “Science and Practice 21st century” Jelgava LUA 2000.
Leader of seminar “Composition and glass painting” 2001 march.
Leader of seminar “Glass painting and paper folding in festive decorations” 1999.
Author of illustrations in book G.Micāne “Še, kur līgo priežu meži” 1998.
Master of pottery in Global gathering camp of Latvians “3x3” Jelgava, 1996.
Member of pottery symposium “Roja-Raku” – 2.,3.,4 1998 – 2000.
Member of porcelain symposium in Zvārtava 1999.
Participation in total in 37 art exhibitions, of which 4 were personal exchibitions (Latvia, Sweden, Taiwan, Norway).
Works are in private collections in Latvia, Norway, Germany, Sweden.
Rewards and honorary titles:
April 2002 by city of Jelgava Culture Council annual prize “Best culture servant 2001”
Scientific Duties and Equivalent Posts:
Member of Jury commission in Latvia State 7., 8., 9. Home economics Olympiads in Jelgava.
“Research in Education”, 3 CP (credit points), for 3rd study year students of the Study Programme Home Environment and Informatics in Education, since 1999
“Applied Psychology”, 1,5 CP, for 1st study year students of the Veterinary Medicine Study Programme, since 1996
Number of publications: 28
Tomsons V. Competence in Higher Education in a multi-dimensional Aspect // Research for Rural Development 2005: Proceedings of the International Scientific Conference.- Jelgava :LLU, 2005.- ??.-??.lpp. (submitted, edited, not published)
Tomsons V. Improvement of the course “Research in Education”: final paper of continuing education programme “Higher Education Didactics”.- Jelgava :LLU, 2003.- 47 p.
Tomsons V. Improvement of the course “Research in Education”// Organization of independent studies: Reports of annual didactical conference of LLU.- Jelgava :LLU, 2003.- p. 4.-9.
Bušmanis P., Tomsons V. Computerization of study process.// Information – part of educational environment: Reports of annual didactical conference of LLU.- Jelgava :LLU, 2001.- p. 4.-8.
Špona A., Tomsons V. Students evaluate.- Riga, 1996.- 22.p.