Creating is good for you and it's fun.
Art can help us relax, express our feelings and improve our focus on other tasks.
Thank you to my wonderful St Michael artists who sent in some fantastic photos of their artwork. Have a look at Art Ideas 3 for some new ideas you can have a go at. Also check out the activities and videos on BBC Bitesize.
Scroll down for useful links, videos, challenges and the previous Art Ideas documents.
?? Guess the Artwork ??
Thank you Holly and Jolie for being the first to enter the Famous Artwork Challenge - amazing recreations.
The one on the right is my interpretation of Henri Rousseau's 'The Hungry Lion Throws itself on the Antelope. Well done to anyone who got it!
Jenny Urquhart tutorial
Create your own Bristol masterpiece by following the video. I am going to have a go too.
Thank you to Sienna who shared this link.
Created by Mrs Carter's brother. Can your family name them all?
Emma at GoSketch (who runs our Thursday after-school Art club) has set up 'Fun Sketch Friday' on YouTube. A free drawing challenge video will be added every week.
Check it out.
Some Useful links
Learn about the life of one of Mrs Fraser's favourite artists - Claude Monet - www.youtube.com/watch?v=3b668aY1Dgc
Learn how to make paper aeroplanes -
Draw animals using a hand as an outline -
Explore a gallery and have fun - games, quizzes and more - www.tate.org.uk/kids
Check out this great animation by Noah. Fantastic.
Term 5 - second half
Thank you to these wonderful St Michael's artists for sharing their gorgeous creations.
Samarth, Siona, Sienna, Enzo, Josh, Rebekah, Charlotte, Daniel, Zara, Akila, Samanta, Eleanor, Holly, Lucy, Jon, Jacob and Robyn.
Term 5 - first half
Exhibiting Artists: Thank you to Jasmine, Yash, Bella, Siona, Averil, Aila, Sienna, Akila and Grayce. Beautiful artworks. (There's one from Mrs Fraser in there too!)
Spring Term Art Gallery
What a talented lot you are. Thank you for sharing your beautiful art work. I love how creative you all are.
The exhibiting artists are: Akila, Mia, Charlotte, Callum, Ines, Darcy, Lottie, Siona, Samanta, Alayna, Tyler, Enzo, Jasmine, Rosalie, Averil, Tabitha, Yash, Annabel, Eleanor, David, Sophie, Jon, Jess, Elena, Erin , Martha, Amanda, Holly, Lois and Teddy.