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Artist research page: Damien Hirst response - Insects - Painting

Artist research page: Damien Hirst response - Insects - Painting

This lesson is an introduction into Damien Hirst’s insect mandalas. It is designed to lead new GCSE students through the process of artist research, analysis and response, covering A01 & A02 criteria. Students are lead through a painted response of one of Hirst’s butterflies using acrylic. The lesson consists of: a starter challenge; objectives; step by step instruction sheets with differentiated learning outcomes as well as annotation sentence starters, ‘Apex’ challenges for the most able and a plenary. There are printable resources at the end of the power-point. This lesson would fit well into the context of Natural Forms.
lydiafrida
Paul Cezanne factfile and examples of his work

Paul Cezanne factfile and examples of his work

This resource contains a brief 'child speak' biography of the French Impressionist artist Paul Cezanne. It also contains a further 9 pages of his most iconic works of art, each being reproduced as either a half page or full page image. This resource would be an excellent starting point for a project on Cezanne or Impressionism, or would be great as a fact-finding resource for pages of a sketch book. If you have downloaded this resource, please take the time to write a review and also check out my other artist fact files on this site for; Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, MC Escher, Andy Warhol, John Muafangejo, Wassily Kandinsky and Roy Lichtenstein. All these resources contain brief fact files and examples of their work. Follow me as an author - rich4ruth.
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ART. A Level Art Exam 2018. Component 2 NEA Support Resources.

ART. A Level Art Exam 2018. Component 2 NEA Support Resources.

This document provides 18 pages of support resources for students as they begin Component 2, the NEA element of the A level Art course. Suitable for use with all Art and Design titles whether you are using the AQA or EdExcel specification. Included in the document is the following. • Introduction • Student information • Week by week guide • Homework checklist • Support request sheet • The History of Art – Notable Periods, Styles and Artists • Component 2 Final Outcome Checklist • Art Analysis Prompt Sheet • AQA A level grade boundaries from 2017 • Securing Outstanding A level Performance in Art Please note that the actual exam questions are not reproduced here because this would contravene Ofqual exam regulations.
StartEducation
Doodle Art Line and Shape

Doodle Art Line and Shape

The lesson introduces students to the basic drawing formal elements of line and shape within the context of doodle art. Students are required to complete a starter task describing a Jon Burgerman painting and deciding upon a descriptive work as a group. Students then complete three line drawings of characters in the style of Jon Burgerman before completing a peer assessment. Students can the complete a larger final drawing in their sketchbooks / on paper.
jasonparry
Wassily Kandinsky Fact file and examples of his work

Wassily Kandinsky Fact file and examples of his work

This resource contains a brief 'child speak' biography of the Russian Abstract artist Wassily Kandinsky. It also contains a further 10 pages of his most iconic works of art, each being reproduced as either a half page or full page image. This resource would be an excellent starting point for a project on Kandinsky, or would be great as a fact-finding resource for pages of a sketch book. If you have downloaded this resource, please take the time to write a review and also check out my other artist fact files on this site for; Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, MC Escher, Andy Warhol, John Muafangejo, Paul Cezanne and Roy Lichtenstein. All these resources contain brief fact files and examples of their work. Follow me as an author - rich4ruth. Thanks.
rich4ruth
Doodle art watercolour lesson

Doodle art watercolour lesson

A continuation of both the line and shape and tone and texture doodle art lessons previously uploaded. This lesson requires students to add watercolour to their doodle art character. Their are also differentiated exemplar sheets
jasonparry
Doodle Art Tone and Texture

Doodle Art Tone and Texture

A follow on from the previous line and shape lesson. This resources has a range of short differentiated tasks to encourage engagement and develop knowledge of creating texture and tone. Students then will create a doodle art character and demonstrate this knowledge within it.
jasonparry
T.S Abe information and Mandala Lesson

T.S Abe information and Mandala Lesson

A whole lesson resource which begins with group interaction task which requires students to discover the missing pieces of information about T.S Abe (artist) and Mandalas from each other. The main task requires students to create a mandala with exemplar images.
jasonparry
The Brothers Grimm Art project - Literacy and Art

The Brothers Grimm Art project - Literacy and Art

This project is designed to include research into the historical background of a Brothers Grimm fairy tale. Students will then look at current news articles to help modernise the fairy tale of choice. The project includes artist analysis and annotation in line with the GCSE Art AQA specification to ensure that lower years start to understand how to annotate their work. It also includes illustrating their modernised fairy tale. Students have thoroughly enjoyed the project and really engage with it. Those that enjoy writing can write their own fairy tale, others can simply bullet point or mind map their ideas as it is an art project after all. This can easily be adapted into an English lesson with less focus on the drawing - but you have the drawing support to make sure that the students produce quality illustrations.
Kylie504