Year 12 have made such a fabulous start to the course. They have participated in process led workshops and presented their work in their A2 handmade books…
Year 8 – A Year of Texture
Just one or two Y8 books from last year, showing some of the curriculum in action. Abstract painting with mark-making, Textures exam unit, they made some terracotta clay shells and Textiles quilting….
What a start… Y9 GCSE
Year 9 are starting research pages for their GCSE coursework, here are just two examples of very impressive work from home..
AMAZING Year 8 online portfolios
We are so impressed with the remote learning from many of our Year 8 students. Their portfolios are well presented and filled with excellent quality work. We have been asking them to spend time on their tasks, and it definitely shows that they have…
Y10 Online portfolios
Year 10 students have moved away from making their art books on paper and have now been making all their research pages and photography responses online instead. We are particularly excited about this shift, as the art department definitely used a lot of paper, and this in turn had both an environmental and financial impact. We are going to continue this way of working, saving paper for drawing, painting, printing and sculpting, but not printing out research on paper and sticking it on more paper…. cutting and sticking is allowed if we are making collages though! We have reduced our carbon footprint!
Here are some examples of their wonderful portfolios…
Y7 Colourful Landscapes in Lockdown
These examples of Y7 artist research studies from their colourful landscapes unit are fantastic! Using a range of materials (what every they can get their hands on), they have created such bright and joyful pieces, an antidote to lockdown!
Some fantastic Y10 working from home
Really impressed with the Y10 students, working very hard on their portraiture artist research, soon they will begin their mini outcomes.
Year 8 and 9 work from home
Some more wonderful art work made by students from home… so proud of their achievements.