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Engaging resources to inspire students with a creative curriculum!
Drawing a converse shoe
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Drawing a converse shoe

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Using the grid method, students can work box by box to build up the shoe structure. A simple marking tab allows for quick and easy assessment by simply highlighting the success criteria.
Exploring BANKSY through Mono-Print
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Exploring BANKSY through Mono-Print

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A great resource to get students thinking about the deeper meaning of Banksy’s work which leads to a mono-print technique. The power point visually demonstrates the correct printing technique for a smooth teaching delivery.
Art - How to Annotate
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Art - How to Annotate

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A useful resource for students on how to annotate correctly with endless exemplars of key words, terminology and starting sentences. Can be laminated together to create hand outs.
Kandinsky Introduction
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Kandinsky Introduction

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A fantastic PowerPoint to challenge students abstract perception of Art. Through this activity, students embrace the style of his work whilst being introduced to watercolour and collage.
Roll A Dice - Picasso
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Roll A Dice - Picasso

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A perfect lesson to get students thinking about the style of Picasso and how to distort a portrait. Roll a dice guide also included.
An introduction to mono-printing
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An introduction to mono-printing

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This powerpoint explains the basics of a simple mono-printing process. It demonstrates best practice and the correct method or printing - the resource also outlines differentiated images to use when working with a mixed ability group. Always use scrap paper to blot 4 times after ink rolling to ensure a pristine clean background.
Insects and Bugs
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Insects and Bugs

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A great scheme of work looking at interesting media techniques in a series of workshop based lessons.
KS3 How to Apply Oil Pastels
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KS3 How to Apply Oil Pastels

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Students are taught how to draw out the enlarged butterfly wing using a simple 2x2 grid method before the application of pastels. Visual exemplars differentiate the correct technique and the blending process. This resource also comes with the butterfly wing image pre-gridded. Pastel application work best on off white paper.
Pop Arft inspired Project homework
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Pop Arft inspired Project homework

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One of the most successful project homeworks I have devised. A wide range of differentiated tasks suitable for all students to engage and participate. Great outcomes every time! The powerpoint explains the project and provides endless exemplar ideas.
Picasso Inspired Oil Pastel Lesson
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Picasso Inspired Oil Pastel Lesson

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Students explore the distorted style of Picasso by using geometric shapes and abstract features to create a composition. Students then use oil pastel gradients to define segments of the portrait using blending techniques demonstrated on the powerpoint.
Pop Art Inspired Mixed Media Portiats.
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Pop Art Inspired Mixed Media Portiats.

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Using contemporary celebrity portraits, students use a range of tissue paper and coloured card to build a mixed media surface before working paint and pastels over the top. Celebrity templates provided - to create additional templates - copy a portrait image from google and move over to microsoft word and simply adjust the picture settings.