Rainforest Art

Year 3 have been creating their own rainforest pictures in the style of Henri Rousseau, using oil pastels. The completed artwork will be posted on the blog next week!

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The Princess and the Pea

This week Year 2 have been reading The Princess and the Pea. The children worked collaboratively to create some beautiful collage paper for the mattresses. The next step was to arrange the ‘mattresses’ and finally add a princess at the top (and of course the all important pea!)

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Reception and Gauguin

Reception class have been looking at the beautiful paintings of Paul Gauguin. They have been exploring how to use colour to create a sense of life in the tropics. Pirate Captain Steer was very disappointed to find that some of her priceless paintings had been cut in half during a battle but Reception class have […]

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Year 5 & 6 Printing

This half term we have been learning different printing techniques. We used styrofoam to explore texture and created our own waves inspired by Hokusai. We have also used Lino printing to explore Greek patterns. Finally, we learnt stencilling techniques. We used card and craft knives to create artwork based on PAC-MAN.

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