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.
A collection of just under 30 female artists for use in display or during lessons as a research.
Artists cover a range of disaplines including sculpture, painting, ceramics, print and photography.
Can be very useful in inspiring students who think that artists are just men!
A range of printmaking information worksheets covering mono printing, relief printing, etching, collagraphy and screen printing. There is also a sheet on simplifying which is excellent to use prior to teaching relief printing.
The sheets refer to artists suitable to research for each specialism and hand step by steps on how to create each print.
Also useful for classroom display
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.
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.