This week we have started to create texture in our sketchbooks inspired by the work of William Morris.
While learning about the Lascaux Caves in France, We have used pastels for creating some of our own images in the style of the Lascaux Caves.
Today in Y4G children practiced their pastel skills by creating tints and shades. Afterwards, they had a chance to put their skills to the test by recreating a small section […]
This week we have been exploring a variety of different materials, focusing on colour and texture. Using blue thread we trialled different stitches to see which one we preferred and […]
Some of Year 6 spent the day at Robin Hood’s Bay today. We had a lovely day in the sunshine exploring the rock pools, identifying crabs and small fish, lunch […]
As part of our artist study for this term, we explored William Morris’ vast collection of artwork and prints. We used exploration to identify ‘moods’ and ‘themes’ within his art […]
Today Y5 explored our artist for this term- Mr Peter Thorpe. We completed an artist study before exploring some of the shapes he uses in his abstract paintings.
Book marks and flowers in sewing club this term.
This term we have been studying William Morris in art. We have used his inspiration to create our own prints.
Today we have tried two different types of printing techniques in the style of Roy Lichtenstein. We tried relief printing and stamp printing and compared the two. Take a look […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
This week we have researched the famous pop artist Roy Lichtenstein to use his art as inspiration for our own. Take a look at our lovely sketchbook pieces.
Looks at the impressive skills y5F have been using to create their artwork. Can you think what they might be creating ?
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]