Making Mobiles!

Making Mobiles!

Article 31: We have the right to take part in a range of artistic activities. In Year 1 we have been looking at examples of Alexander Calder’s artwork. Alexander is known for inventing wire sculptures that “move” and “flow” using air...
Fruity Faces

Fruity Faces

Article 31: We have the right to take part in a range of artistic activities. We have continued our artwork based around portraits this week by creating portraits using fruit and vegetables. We chose the fruit and vegetables that we thought best represented the...
Portraits

Portraits

Article 31: We have the right to take part in a range of artistic and cultural activities. We looked at examples of 16th century Italian artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo’s work. He painted portraits where the faces were made up of objects such as flowers, fruit, vegetables...
Self Portraits

Self Portraits

Article 31: We have the right to take part in a range of artistic activities. We have been looking at some famous self-portraits during our art lessons this half term by well-known artists such as Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso and Frida Kahlo. We used photographs of...
Year 6 Photography – Photograph Updates

Year 6 Photography – Photograph Updates

Article 31: Children have the right to take part in a wide range of cultural and artistic activities. Just before the Easter Fayre, some of the children in Year 6 visited Saltwell Park to take some springtime photographs before making some photo frames and decorating...