We were lucky enough to receive a visit from Ian (Doodlebug) who taught us new ways of sketching including some new techniques to help with our accuracy when trying to copy a picture. Below are some of the stages at creating a bird.
This term we have been looking at the artist Paula Rego, specifically focusing on her work illustrating fairy tales. We had a go at drawing some of out own animals with a view to illustrated a traditional fairy tale ourselves.
This term we are looking at the life and work of Henri Matisse. We have been working on our creative skills using the term 'painting with scissors' where we cut shapes from paper and layer them on top of each other to create a collage. Here are a few example: