After designing our own African Mask we have now entered the making phase. Step 1 was to create our mask outline in cardboard. Step 2 was covering the whole mask in Modroc which is a plaster product that hardens as it dries. Keep watching for Step 3 (coming soon).
This week, we welcomed Naomi St. John into our class to help us design and create multi-layered prints which will eventually become our Christmas cards. Having created our basic designs and transferred them onto polystyrene tiles, we learnt how to ink them and print our designs onto coloured…
This week we did an art project inspired by Bonfire Night. We worked in teams to create a bonfire collage.
Year 1 started their new RE unit last week: God and His Creation!
We started by discussing what being creative actually means and how it makes us feel, through watching video clips of characters being creative in different scenes. (see below for these video links) We looked at how the…
Today, we began learning about the artist Eva Rothschild and her sculpture work. We used art straws to make our own sculptures in a similar style.
Year 4 have combined their love of Art with this new RE topic. We have looked at how artists represent their faith in their paintings. We have read verses from the Bible which have inspired the artists.
This week, we started our RE unit: God and His Creation by exploring our imagination and creativity through artistic challenges, and then reflected upon the experience of being creative!
We thoroughly enjoyed creating the wonders of the natural world and felt immensely proud of ourselves when…
We made plasticine reliefs of our faces in art this week. Do you think they look like us?
Following our work on the artist Arcimboldo, we used real fruit to make fruit faces.
We have been discussing the artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo. We have been looking at his work and recreating it. Then we had fun making our own !