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.
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 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 has been planned to cover colour theory for KS3. It has been planned to a high quality and links lesson objectives to learning skills. There is also an analysis slide to encourage students to describe colours.