Art

Eagles Water Colour Pictures

During our Art Lesson this week we experimented with water colours and a black crayon, we outlined the City of London as the Great Fire began in the early hours. Using our knowledge and understanding from our Talk for Writing, we were able to depict the luminocity of the fire in the distance.  Great care Continue reading

Sculptures and Maquettes

This term in year 6 the children will be studying sculpture, taking inspiration from the Terracotta Army. After researching facts about the world famous sculpture the children created cardboard maquettes of their own ideas for a sculpture. The children learnt that a maquette is a sculptor’s small preliminary model and that it allows them to Continue reading

Y1 and Y6 Buddy Afternoon

On Wednesday the children met up with their buddies to celebrate Christmas together by engaging in lots of crafty activities. The Year 6s were very polite and caring towards their buddies and helped them complete a range of activities. The activities consisted of baubles, salt dough, wordsearches, Christmas cards and designing a Christmas jumper.

Art workshop -year 4

Yesterday, year 4 had a spontaneous trip down to the art studio. While we were there, we investigated mark making with various mediums and made our own drawing tools. Working in teams, we set up and installed imaginative still life sculptures and made drawings of our sculptures using our mark making skills. The children all worked Continue reading

Year 5 Christmas Art Creative Afternoon

Last week, Year 5  created some beautiful Christmas decorations as part of an artist focused creative afternoon. Our artist was Picasso. We thought about Picasso’s life and his contribution to art. We focussed on Cubism and looked at the different features of cubist art. After creating a very detailed and descriptive double page spread in Continue reading

Gingerbread Houses

This term in Year 6 our DT lessons have been a gingerbread house project. The children first split into teams and decided on ideas. They then had to create a prototype which was a cardboard net, for what they wanted their house to look like (this would also be used as a template to cut Continue reading

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