Today the reading buddies of year 1 and year 3 took a trip together to George’s Barn in Peene. This is a fantastic place which has been built using the natural contours of the railway embankment to create an interactive experience for budding scientists and artists. We were split into 5 groups and travelled around … Continue reading
Today Year 3 used playdough to create 3d images of parrots who live in the canopy area of the Rainforest. What do you think of our sculptures……?
Today we went into school to make costumes for Charivari. The theme this year is World Festivals and our costumes are representing the Mexican Festival of the Dead- the Christian Festival of All Souls Day. Much fun and glitter was had by all present. Year 6 is now awash with glitter despite Miss Jull’s brilliant … Continue reading
Here are Art club working really hard to create their individual pieces of art. Can you spot just how many different techniques and materials that we are using?
Today Art Club went to a local photography exhibition put on by some students of East Kent College. It was quite exciting, especially since the actual students were on hand for us to question. They told us how they had come up with their ideas and where and how they got their images. Ms Page … Continue reading
As part of our ‘Travelling through Time’ topic we looked today at how art has changed through time. We looked at portraits from the past, which developed into photos as cameras were invented. Finally, we looked at some examples of abstract art by Klee and Kandinsky. We created our very own abstract art by using shapes … Continue reading
Yesterday we were lucky enough to have surrealist artist Phil G in! We looked at even more of his art work and had the chance to discuss it with him. Pupils interviewed him and asked some amazing questions about inspiration, making art your livelihood as well as lots of questions about his paintings.
Art club went along to the town hall to see local artist, Phil G’s work. He has painted different artists as he sees them. We all loved it and took pictures of our own personal favourites.
Ever wonder what art club actually do? Here a few photos of us working on our projects!
Bridget who runs the Art Organisation Strange Cargo came in to talk to us about what it is exactly Art Organisations do.She explained to us all about the various projects that they have been involved in over the years and what exciting events that they have coming up…like Charivari. She told us all about the … Continue reading