Presentation based on Giacometti's famous figurative work. This presentation shows students how to create a figure in the style of the artist using wire, making tape and pulp. Students refine their work using paint. Each step is illustrated with a photo and instruction.
This lesson familiarises students with the equipment they will come across when working with clay.
Students are encouraged to make a 3D design based on a previous drawing or template. This lesson encourages students to use the correct specialist language when experimenting with this material in its early stages.
A resource to support students completing artist research. The resource contains a useful success criteria with targeted questioning which they can apply to receive more detailed and extended answers.
The questions are ordered and increase in difficulty.
Presentation based on how to create a ceramic portrait in the style of artist Julian Opie. Guides students through designing a personal Opie style portrait and how to transfer the image onto clay to work in relief. Could be used with self drying or kiln fired clay if students want to use glaze.
Planned out lesson with a range of activities to do with mark making.
Suitable for year 9 plus. Was planned as a KS4 lesson.
Encourages students to practice mark making to create texture and to take this forward into drawing form.