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With over 10 years teaching experience, I am passionate about sharing art, design and craft skills. All resources are my own. All suitable for cover lessons.

With over 10 years teaching experience, I am passionate about sharing art, design and craft skills. All resources are my own. All suitable for cover lessons.
Textiles - Easy cover lesson Design a Backpack
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Textiles - Easy cover lesson Design a Backpack

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Easy Textiles cover lesson, deliverable in any classroom. Ideal for KS3 students, double lesson. Students will explore designing a backpack from initial designs to final design. Tips and Tricks: Get students to investigate their own bags first- what do they notice? Could this impact on their designs?
Art Skills Cover - Flower Drawing
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Art Skills Cover - Flower Drawing

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw an ear through an easy step-by-step guide, worksheet and challenge task. This could be used as part of teaching how to produce a larger self-portrait. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use PDF Powerpoint Printable worksheets and help sheets Teacher instructions- for all learners All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years! All images are my own.
Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw an Eye
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Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw an Eye

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw an eye, through an easy step-by-step guide, worksheet and challenge task. This could be used to start a larger self-portrait. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use powerpoint Printable worksheets and helpsheets Video link All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years!
Christmas/Festive bauble Easy Art Cover
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Christmas/Festive bauble Easy Art Cover

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Easy cover lesson, ready to go. Ideal for KS3 art students, can be used in any classroom set-up. Great for exploring use of colour, tone and texture to create 3D bauble drawings. Tips & Tricks: These baubles could be cut-out, backed with card and used on a school Christmas tree.
Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw a Nose
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Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw a Nose

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw a nose, through an easy step-by-step guide, worksheet and challenge task. This could be used to start a larger self-portrait. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use powerpoint Printable worksheets and helpsheets Video link All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years!
Art Self-Portrait lessons
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Art Self-Portrait lessons

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Ideal for KS3 students. This lesson bundle could be used for four separate lessons to teach students how to draw each of the features- eyes, nose, mouth and ears. Each resource includes; Tried and tested (my own video) to assist in teaching and learning. An easy to use PowerPoint. Printable worksheets. All easy to use, ideal for cover lessons and for building students confidence in approaching their own measured self portrait. Ideal for any classroom setting. Top tips; students could use a mirror early in these developments, to increase awareness of their own face and how to accurately
Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw a Mouth
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Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw a Mouth

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw a mouth, through an easy step-by-step guide, worksheet and challenge task. This could be used to start a larger self-portrait. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use powerpoint Printable worksheets and helpsheets Video link All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years!
Art Skills cover- How to Draw Sweets
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Art Skills cover- How to Draw Sweets

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Drawing skills- Ideal for KS3 students exploring artists such as Sarah Graham, Sweets and confectionery. This easy set of slides can be printed for students to choose which photograph they want to study and draw. Resources included: Easy to use powerpoint slides Printable worksheets Easy-to-use teacher instructions- set up in minutes Ideal for a non-specialist teaching room, which can be completed over 2-3 lessons. Students draw the grid on the empty box opposite, then start to carefully transcribe each box onto their own grid. Students can develop looking and recording skills through practicing their drawing. There is also scope for teaching blending skills, through using a range of coloured pencils and techniques to make the sweet packets appear realistic. Resources needed: Ruler pencil Coloured pencils As with all my resources, this is tried and tested mainly with Year 9 students in Art and Design (Spring Term). This allows for them to develop ways of recording and colour theory, alongside a ceramic project when they can then apply these skills to painting.
Art Skills-Mechanical/Steampunk drawing
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Art Skills-Mechanical/Steampunk drawing

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw mechanical parts through worksheets and challenge task. This could be used as part of teaching a Steampunk project. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use PDF Powerpoint Printable worksheets and help sheets Teacher instructions- for all learners All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years! All images are my own.
Art- Easy cover lesson Zentangle Eye Drawing
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Art- Easy cover lesson Zentangle Eye Drawing

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Easy Art cover lesson, ideal for KS3 students in any classroom. Students can add their own zentangled designs to the drawing of an eye on second slide (this will need to be printed one per student). Tips and Tricks: As an additional challenge students could draw the starting eye from the board, then add their own designs around it. Adding colour and pattern can stretch and challenge all students.
Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw an Ear
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Art Skills Portraits- How to Draw an Ear

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw an ear through an easy step-by-step guide, worksheet and challenge task. This could be used as part of teaching how to produce a larger self-portrait. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use powerpoint Printable worksheets and helpsheets Video link All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years!
Art Skills cover- Ernst Haeckel Artwork
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Art Skills cover- Ernst Haeckel Artwork

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Ideal for easy art cover lessons. Easy to adapt to teaching in any classroom. Ernst Haeckel inspired artwork, ideal for students in KS3 (11-14 years). You’ll recieve a ready to use powerpoint and step-by-step ideas for how to create an artwork using paint and fine liner pens- both medias suitable for any classroom set-up. This could be taught as a stand alone lesson, several lessons or remote/blended learning. Be inspired and share this with your students. I create these resources, as I am passionate about Art education. I would LOVE feedback and reviews. I am also happy to discuss collaboration in the art classroom.
KS3 Art skills easy no ink Mono-printing
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KS3 Art skills easy no ink Mono-printing

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Easy to use, ideal for Art cover lesson teaching in any classroom. Resources included: Easy-to-use powerpoint Printable worksheets Easy to use- set in minutes A simple step-by-step mono-printing project using oil pastel, pencil or biro, inspired by Ernst Haeckel’s illustrations. Ideal for any classroom layout, or teaching space. I create resources, for the love of my subjects. All resources are my own, and include my Youtube links for a video step-by step guide. If you LOVE this resource, let me know- I appreciate positive feedback and reviews.
Art Skills cover -Fruit Drawing
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Art Skills cover -Fruit Drawing

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3/4 students how to draw fruit through a, worksheet and challenge task. This could be used as part of teaching how to produce a larger artwork, or linked to a starting theme or design project. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use PDF powerpoint Printable worksheets Teacher instructions in two formats- for all learners All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years! All images are my own.
Christmas/Festive Art Design a Wreath
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Christmas/Festive Art Design a Wreath

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Ideal for Art Cover lessons- easy to deliver and suitable for any classroom. Resources needed: Colouring pencils Tried and tested. Ideal for KS3. All drawn and digital work my own, and artist images from ArtVee. Tips and Tricks: Cut and back the wreath with coloured card. Hole punch and string on their own festive tree!
Art skills cover Da Vinci Drawing
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Art skills cover Da Vinci Drawing

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An ideal art skills activity to teach KS3 students how to draw and invent like Da Vinci, through an easy step-by-step guide and worksheet. This could be used as part of an introduction to mark making. A great Art cover lesson- perfect for any classroom setting, with seconds to set up. Resource includes: Easy to use PDF Powerpoint Printable worksheets and help sheets Teacher instructions- for all learners All of these resources were made by me, and they have certainly been tried and tested on hundreds of students over the years!
Christmas Art Activities cover KS3
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Christmas Art Activities cover KS3

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This Christmas/Festive bundle is ideal to deliver to KS3 classes in any classroom/non-specialist. Great for exploring blending, tone and making their drawings appear 3D. Easy to print worksheets, embedded in the Powerpoint for students to use straight away- under 5 minutes set up. Christmas bauble activity includes student examples ready to inspire! Resources needed (minimum): Pencils Coloured pencils Scissors (if you have them) Glue sticks
Christmas/Festive Art Decorations
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Christmas/Festive Art Decorations

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Ideal for festive season Art cover. Easy to print and deliver in any classroom. Students will learn about three abstract artists to inspire their designs. The See, Think and Wonder visual literacy routine is used to spark a deeper and more meaningful ways of seeing. Resources needed: Colouring pencils Tried and tested for KS3. All drawn and digital logo content my own, and artist images royalty free from Artvee. Tips and Tricks: Back the drawings with card, hole punch and string to hang on a festive tree.
Festive 3D Paper Stars Art Cover
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Festive 3D Paper Stars Art Cover

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Easy Art cover lesson, ideal for any classroom setting. Perfect for KS3 students. Students can make a range of unique hanging paper stars, with any type of paper. Tips and Tricks: Students could decorate their own surface on the paper before construction- e.g marbled paper, painted designs, or dyed papers.
GCSE ART- 6 Weeks+ Arts and Crafts Movement & Lino Printing/Video
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GCSE ART- 6 Weeks+ Arts and Crafts Movement & Lino Printing/Video

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Tried and Tested// Ideal for GCSE Art and Design, Surface Design, 3D Design students. A 6+ Weeks project, easy to deliver for long term cover. All essential skills for students to gain an insight into how to create an Artist Research sheet (to include more than one artwork) How to make an artist study, How to create their own inspired artwork and How to create a tessellated lino repeat print. Includes 2 videos for Artist research an How to create a tessellated Lino repeat print. Both are my own videos. If students have access to printing/cameras/phones for the lessons this would be advantageous. Resources required: Printed images, scissors, glue sticks, bench hooks, lino tolls, lino, sharpies, scalpel, block printing inks. This can be done on a small budget if staff manage the resources, and is a GREAT differentiated FINAL outcome for a coursework project.