Category Drawing

Shadows in the Dark

Using 3 different grades of charcoal, (vine, pencil and compressed) the kids created these amazing night time scenes. My only regret is that I didn’t get any images of their hands, faces and clothing when they had finished. It was

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Oh Leonardo

The last week of October 2014 was spent looking back in time. We visited renaissance Italy, and the amazing world of Leonardo Da Vinci. Painter, sculptor, astronomer, scientist and many other things besides, he inspired the Arty Farties to draw,

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Puppet time

Using cardboard and split pins, we created animals and fantasy creatures with moveable limbs. The trick with this activity is figuring out how animals’ bodies fit together. For that we needed detailed┬áreference pictures. Thank goodness for the internet.