Printing in Y6

In year 6, after completing an artist study on Leonard Beaumont, we have experimented with using Lino and styrofoam for relief printing. We are pleased with our results and can’t […]

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Observational Art in Y3F

This afternoon, Y3F went outside to seek inspiration for the patterns we are going to create based on the work of William Morris. We took our inspiration back to the […]

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Y6 – This is me

In Y6G, we spent some time really focusing on completing a portrait of ourselves. We used back and forth sketching to first get the correct shapes matched up, before adding […]

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Printing in Y3L

This afternoon, we have been learning about printing. We used Polystyrene to create an image based on William Morris’ work. We then used rollers and ink to make prints in […]

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Year 4 pen and ink

Y4A have used excellent resilience skills this afternoon on their pen and ink pieces. They continued to practice some skills in their sketchbook before starting their final piece.

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Art in Y3L 🎨

This term, we are studying the Victorian artist William Morris. We have been looking at some of his tapestries and using the, to create some of our own designs.

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Cresting visual texture using pencil in y5

Paying close attention to detail, we recognised the definition of texture and how visual texture can be created in art. As artists, we replicated some of these visual textures with […]

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Y5 Tapestry printing

This week, Y5 have continued to work hard on their tapestry artwork by using printmaking to create a textured effect. Some children completed collagraph printing and some of us worked […]

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Y6 at Goodnight Mister Tom

What an amazing show! To support our class read, ‘Goodnight Mister Tom’, Y6 enjoyed a night at the theatre to watch an stage adaptation. A wonderful experience for our children […]

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Y5 Printing

Today, Y5 explored different methods of printing. Using materials such as bubble wrap, corrugated card (and even potatoes!) we replicated designs using our tools. We even used string to do […]

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Y4A prehistoric palette

Today in Y4A we looked at how Stone Age art was created. Following this, we made our own paints using natural resources and painted our clay Stone Age necklaces. The […]

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Y6 Poetry Slam: This is my Truth

What a wonderful afternoon! An opportunity for the whole of Y6 to come together to share the poetry that they have worked so hard on writing.

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Herringthorpe’s Outdoor Tribe 🌳 🌲 🪵

Today, our children enjoyed their first ‘Outdoor Tribe’ session, showing great teamwork, respect for each other and communication skills whilst exploring and becoming ‘at one’ with the outdoor environment! The […]

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Y4 Stone Age art

This afternoon in year 4 we used clay to make a Stone Age necklace. We used a variety of clay techniques and are now looking forward to adding the finishing […]

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Y6 Lindy Hop Dancing: WW2 Immersive Day

This afternoon we were transported to a 1940s dance where we learned some of the basic Lindy Hop moves. We loved the high-energy style of Lindy hop and it certainly […]

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Y4A mental health week art

Today in Y4A we discussed the theme of mental health week, which is growing together. We came up with some ideas of how we can help others grow and who […]

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Year 4 Heart of the Willow workshop

Our year 4 children have been really fortunate as they have taken part in an amazing workshop. They all created heart designs out of fimo, which are being cast into […]

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