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Art, Design and Photography resources for KS3, GCSE and A-Level, with a focus on: *Stretching and challenging gifted and talented. *Supporting least able. *Covering cross-curricular opportunities. *Assessment

Art, Design and Photography resources for KS3, GCSE and A-Level, with a focus on: *Stretching and challenging gifted and talented. *Supporting least able. *Covering cross-curricular opportunities. *Assessment
Skulls in Art - Vanitas Homework

Skulls in Art - Vanitas Homework

This resources is ideal for Key Stage 3 and 4 pupils studying Art. There features a research page on ‘Skulls in Art’ / ‘Vanitas’ with a brief explanation as well as a differentiated skull drawing task. Re: Review. *CORRECT VERSION HAS REPLACED PREVIOUS RESOURCE*
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Vincent van Gogh - Tortured Genius

Vincent van Gogh - Tortured Genius

This resources is ideal for Key Stage 3 and 4 pupils studying Art. There features a research page on Vincent van Gogh, a page where pupils can analyse and discuss his work, with an emphasis on his mental health. Furthermore, a high-resolution portrait with focus areas to assist learners in portraiture painting.
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GCSE / A-Level Photography - Accidental Alphabet Photography

GCSE / A-Level Photography - Accidental Alphabet Photography

Accidental alphabet worksheet. Develops pupils visual awareness and lateral thinking. Visual stimulus and A-Z tick list. Cross Curricular opportunities: Photography Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T) Teamwork
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Observational Drawing - Natural Forms and Anatomy

Observational Drawing - Natural Forms and Anatomy

Differentiated skull drawing using a simple, accessible grid system to support all learners. Activity encourages focus on scale, tonal values and blending and texture. Completed skull image included too. Cross Curricular opportunities: Biology Maths Includes: Differentiation Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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Monster Illustrations Drawing

Monster Illustrations Drawing

* High Resolution pages of Illustrative Monsters. Provides great inspiration for pupils to produce imaginative images based around the theme of story-telling. All high-res and ready for printing at various scales. Cross Curricular opportunities: English Includes: Differentiation Independent Learning Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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History of Architecture and Perspective Drawing

History of Architecture and Perspective Drawing

Unit of Work on Architecture and perspective drawing. Challenging, technical imagery. Inspired artist including the work of John Piper. Cross Curricular opportunities: DT Maths Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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History of Portraits. Timeline Analysis.

History of Portraits. Timeline Analysis.

Portraiture time line activity. Pupils can work independently or as part of a group to analyse the 4 artworks by Rembrandt, Picasso, van Gogh and Warhol and create a time line based on the colour, mood and style of each piece. The 2nd sheet supports a written exercise to articulate their reasoning. Cross Curricular opportunities: English History Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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Manga Proportion Drawings. 6 Worksheets.

Manga Proportion Drawings. 6 Worksheets.

6 fully descriptive worksheets enabling pupils to easily learn the proportional/facial and emotional make-up of Manga characters. Cross Curricular opportunities: PE Biology Maths Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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Surrealism Eye Observational Drawing

Surrealism Eye Observational Drawing

A range of Surrealist eye illustrations to give pupils the initial inspiration to create their own, applying more individuality. Cross-Curricular opportunities: Psychology Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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Skulls in Art - Vanitas Homework

Skulls in Art - Vanitas Homework

This resources is ideal for Key Stage 3 and 4 pupils studying Art. There features a research page on ‘Skulls in Art’ / ‘Vanitas’ with a brief explanation as well as a differentiated skull drawing task. Re: Review. *CORRECT VERSION HAS REPLACED PREVIOUS RESOURCE*
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Photography A-Level GCSE Brand Product Advertising

Photography A-Level GCSE Brand Product Advertising

Photography A-Level/GCSE Brand Product Advertising. Initial research starting points that enables pupils to follow their own personal interests. Great starting point to a bigger topic. Cross Curricular opportunities: All Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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Cubism. Picasso Portrait and Still Life

Cubism. Picasso Portrait and Still Life

Introduction to the artist movement of Cubism through portraiture and still life. 6 High quality pages, perfect both for printing or projecting. Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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Photography Focus Aperture  Macro Intro

Photography Focus Aperture Macro Intro

In-depth worksheet on Aperture/Macro photography. Gives pupils an initial understanding of the technical approaches and possibilities when shooting in this mode. Provides perfect research starting point. Includes: Differentiation Subject-specific vocabulary Independent Learning Cultural Appreciation Stretch and Challenge (G&T)
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