Art — Year 8

 

Art Overview

Terms 1, 2 and 3: Bugs and Steampunk

Students explore the formal elements through drawing whilst studying the shape and textures of bugs. Students experiment with pencil and pen drawing and gain confidence in observational drawing. Students analyse Steampunk art and produce mixed media bug creations, using mixed media.

  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural
Develop the individual:

Create a supportive community:

Terms 4, 5 and 6: Birds - 2D and 3D Creation

Students explore work inspired by the theme of 'birds' and explore, observation drawing by recording primary and secondary sources. Students will use a range of drawing materials and techniques using colour. Students will choose an issue to research and create bird sculptures using mixed media to tell a story/raise awareness.

  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural
Develop the individual:

Create a supportive community: