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TEACHING ART&PHOTOGRAPHY SINCE '14
Formal Elements Glossary

Formal Elements Glossary

Formal Elements Glossary - printed onto a colour wheel! File size is A3 - I’ve printed and laminated mine to use on tables every day. Great for starters and plenaries as well as written analysis.
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Observational Drawing Lesson

Observational Drawing Lesson

1 Hour that covers quick sketches and longer sustained drawings. All tasks can be diffrentiated easily. Longer tasks focus on tone, scale and line. Students improve skills and gain a deeper understanding of the formal elements.
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PHOTOSHOP LESSON: Repeat pattern using texture

PHOTOSHOP LESSON: Repeat pattern using texture

I used this with a year 10 class and they loved it. Students will learn how to: Duplicate layers Rotate layers Flip layers Merge layers Alter hue and saturation ... in order to produce stunning repeat patterns, later used for surface design project.
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Basic Photoshop Layers - Mask Lesson

Basic Photoshop Layers - Mask Lesson

This lesson tied in with our GCSE cultural mask scheme of work. Students photographed a mask, then imposed it onto a person of their choice. Students learn about layers and various tools within photoshop. (Also great for teachers who need to improve their own understanding!)
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GCSE  Cultural Portraiture

GCSE Cultural Portraiture

12 lessons of portraiture - currently being used with year 9 on rotation. Focuses on facial features for 3 lessons and then shifts to portraiture artists from around the globe. Great first GCSE project as it introduces A01, AO2, AO3 & AO4 in a structured manner. Exemplary work included.
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