ART WEEK Thursday pop-up – Visit the Baltic

ART WEEK Thursday pop-up – Visit the Baltic

Visit the Baltic!  Now I know that, like our lovely school, this lovely art gallery is closed. However, some of the freelance artists who work with the Baltic have been working hard to make sure that we can still visit them online! Visit...
Year 2 get creative!

Year 2 get creative!

Year 2 have spent Arts Week creating some absolutely amazing pieces of art! From drawn pictures to 3D sculptures, it has been fantastic to see how each child interpreted the briefs differently and managed to create some eye-catching pieces. Take a look at our...
ART WEEK Day 3 – Hannah Höch

ART WEEK Day 3 – Hannah Höch

All the classes across school were given a challenge to do a bit of research into the work of Hannah Höch, a German ‘Dada’ artist from the early 20th century. She was was one of the originators of photomontage – using images from media and putting...
ART WEEK Wednesday pop-up – Flowers in Ice

ART WEEK Wednesday pop-up – Flowers in Ice

Try this gorgeous photography project with your family. Find some leaves/flowers/natural resources (or anything you like really! I used some Lego figures, some buttons and some dice) and put them in a clean, empty yogurt pot (or ice cube tray or other flexible-type...
ART WEEK Tuesday pop-up – Creative Pegs

ART WEEK Tuesday pop-up – Creative Pegs

Hi everyone! Mrs McLean here, ready for the second of this week’s pop-ups. Today is ‘Creative Pegs’. Find a snappy peg (wooden or plastic). Draw around the snappy end so you know the size you’ll need to draw. Draw an animal with it’s mouth as the two...