Art


String printing with Year 6

           

 

              

Year 6 have been looking at how artists use movement in their work.  They looked at Keith Harings work, and made their own string print blocks.  Finally  in groups, the children designed collaged backgrounds onto which they printed using their print blocks to…

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Posted by staff on 25 January 2017

Dinosaur art in Reception

    

We used all of our finger prints to make a dinosaur with scales and scrunched up tissue for the plates. and then made pattens using print block of different dinosaur footprints.

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Posted by staff on 1 December 2016

Year 3 artwork

      

In year 3 we have been looking at Aboriginal art and the way the symbols represent the journeys they make.  We  talked about the types of journeys that we could make and planned symbols to represent roads, houses, or water and then the children used dot paintings to show their own…

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Posted by staff on 1 December 2016

Year 4 Artwork

                

         

In Year 4 art lessons, we have been looking at paper sculptures.  We looked at an artist called Kevin Cole who makes 3 D pieces from card and paper.  We then investigated how we could make our 2D materials into 3D forms using folding, twisting techniques and…

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Posted by staff on 8 November 2016

Year 5 artwork

   

Here are some  fabulous paintings from year 5. We looked at artists such as Cezanne and their use of shadow and composition.  The children  used watercolour, pen and pencil and had to look closely at tone and texture.

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Posted by staff on 8 November 2016

The Art Spot

Welcome to our Art Blog.  

At Our Lady of Lourdes we take great pride in our art and would like to  share some of our work with the you. 

                         In Year 2 we have been looking at self-portraits.  After studying pictures by artists such as Van Gogh we practised using…

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Posted by staff on 2 November 2016