Welcome to Home Learning

Please visit Seesaw for your home learning activities. I will be available every day. Please contact me through Seesaw or by email: daisy.ca@kis.ac.th

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Illustrators favour a design feature

In grades 3-5 we are exploring how illustrators convey emotion in their work. Whilst looking at inspirational work, we have discovered a design feature that keeps appearing as a favourite for illustrators. Can you see what it is?

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Clue: what shape do you keep seeing again and again?

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Find your favourite artist in your favourite colour

We are about to start looking at this incredible resource from Google, as we continue our exploration of colour.

https://artsandculture.google.com/color?col=YELLOW&hl=en

Join us in seeing if you can find a mostly monochromatic artwork in your favourite colour like the red example below.

(monochromatic = shades of the same single colour)

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How do artists convey emotion?

As we continue our inquiry into how artists convey emotions, we are enjoying researching some powerful reference images to support us when we do our own illustrations.

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Have a lovely weekend!

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How do artists make us feel emotion?

In grades 3-5, we are analysing the techniques illustrators use to make us feel emotion.

If you haven’t already, have a look at some of the wonderful illustrations by the artist Francesca Sanna. Can you pinpoint some of the techniques she is using?

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Perspective & watercolour

Some of us in grades 1-3 have finished our observational drawings with time to apply colour. We are enjoying taking a first look at some watercolour techniques.

We will devote ourselves to a whole unit learning watercolour techniques in the new year.

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Some beautiful work emerging

A special well done to Mikli & Maya for their attention to detail. Here is a sneak preview of what they are working on.

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How to draw successfully from observation

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Some of us are learning these top tips for successful observational drawing for the first time. Some of us are remembering old skills and developing new skills. We are seeing so many incredible drawers in our school after lots of practice applying these and … Continue reading

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We are excited to be beginning our new project

By drawing one subject from many different angles, we are looking at things in a whole new light! Can you tell what our subject is?

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Come and see some of our completed work!

Some of us have already finished our work for our latest project. It is only display in the atrium. Please come and enjoy it!

Thank you.

 

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