Art

Stone Age Pottery

Stone Age Pottery

In Year 3 we have been learning about the Stone Age. We researched Neolithic pottery and created a mood board to inspire our own designs. After considering their design and purpose we had a go at making our own with some fantastic results. Continue Reading

Year 2 – Design and Build a Pirate Ship

Year 2 – Design and Build a Pirate Ship

Year 2 have had a brilliant but messy week in class building their pirate ships. Children used plastic bottles, glitter, card, glue, plant canes, paint, rice (to stabilise the bottle) to make their ship. Children also produced lost treasure maps and wanted posters which they then inserted into the bottles. Continue Reading

Pentecost

Pentecost

Reception completed their Pentecost topic this week. They have produced some beautiful artwork inspired by the story of Pentecost Day and have also re-told the story in their own words with thought to how the disciples felt. Some children wrote words that they thought described the disciples’ emotions. Continue Reading

Year 2 – Starlight Sky – Art and Design

Year 2 – Starlight Sky – Art and Design

Year 2 – A Starlight Sky – Art and Design Year 2 have produced their own interpretations of Georgia O’Keeffe’s Starlight Night (1963) in art and design. Children focused on using paints to make an abstract painting of the stars at night. WHO IS SHE AND WHAT IS SHE FAMOUS FOR? Born in 1887, Georgia… Continue Reading

Heaton art project

Heaton art project

Year six enjoyed their first afternoon painting onto canvas. They sketched their outline and then began to paint in the background colours. Tomorrow we will think about adding detail to the foreground. A huge thank you to our wonderful helper Luke Arend who was a great help to the children, (and Miss Whittaker!) and Luke… Continue Reading