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From Plymouth School of Creative Arts

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Jul

Artistic Inspiration!

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Last week students in year’s 7 and 8 were exploring the experimental etchings of the Chapman Brothers. Students were asked to use the artists’ collaborative technique to create their own bizarre Exquisite Corpse. Year 9 students were given a drawing challenge to capture ‘The Natural Environment’. We have had some excellent submissions! Inspired by the Chapman Brothers: […]

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15

Jul

Playing with Shadow!

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Last week, key stage three Art and Design students were revisiting the work they did on tone. Students were asked to play with shadows and create a photo in the style of artist and illustrator Vincent Bal. Students were then asked to set up their own still life exploring extreme light and shade in the […]

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11

Jun

Art from Old Toys and Masks

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Last week, Year 7 and 8 were getting nostalgic by digging around under their beds and in their cupboards to find their old toys. Students were asked to create observational studies and share their memories. Year 9 have started to design their own masks based on the research they have been conducting over the last […]

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14

May

Art Inspiration!

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We have received some wonderful submissions from our fabulous secondary Art Students! Last week in KS3 Art & Design, students were exploring the illustrative work of artist Emma Dibben. Students created their own illustrations of food and ingredients that they had around the house.  Students in Year 9 have been looking at how African culture […]

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