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Visual Arts- Art Gallery, 2017

Here are some of our student’s amazing Art works for 2017.

 

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Art Room News Semester 1

Foundation students painted these cute and fluffy teddy bears by dabbing 2 colours of paint with a brush. We added eyes, nose and mouth as well as a bow or bow tie.

SOOOO CUTE, great job Foundation students.

  • displayed near the foundation classrooms.

Year 1 and 2 students have painted a beautiful still life painting. They began by shading the background with chalk pastels and blending the colours together. The next step was to make a 3D paper craft vase. Then the most exciting part of all PAINTING. Stems and leaves were painted first, then colourful flowers were added to the picture using a dabbing technique.

Beautiful, well done everyone.

  • these are displayed near the Art Room

Year 3 and 4 students made a patterned foil Mexican sun design.

  • Year 5 & 6 students modelled a clay bird using applied decoration for the eyes, beak and wings. These were fired, glazed and finishing touches added.

REDUCE         REUSE       RECYCLE

A BIG THANK YOU to the families who have been donating their empty egg cartons, margarine containers and ice cream containers to the Art room.

Keep them coming please.

 

*Don’t forget every student must have an Art smock for

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Greenvale PS Art Show 2016 – Art Around The World

The Art Show is coming soon!!! Please pre-purchase your admission tickets via the office. A letter regarding buying tickets has been sent home with the eldest child in the family.

When?
Thursday 8th September from 4.30 – 7.30.

Where?
In the gym.

How much?
Adults are $5.00 and Children $2.00.

Here is the program of the stage events taking place on the night. There are also many fun activities located in the classrooms closest to the Gym.
See you there

Jane Keogh Art Teacher/Art Show coordinator.

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ART ROOM NEWS-TERM 1

It’s Art Show Year!!!

For all of our new families to Greenvale Primary school just letting you know that we have a Concert one year and an Art show the alternating year.

The Art show takes place towards the end of Term 3 and it is an exciting whole school event held after school time in the Gym and surrounding areas of the school. All children will have individual Art work displayed plus take part in making a collaborative class art project which will be auctioned off to the highest bidder on the night. There will also be entertaining Performing Arts acts on the stage plus lots lots more. More information will be provided closer to the event.

The theme for this year’s Art show is Art Around The World. Students will be studying and making Art works which originate from different countries and cultures around the world.

Thanks

Jane Keogh

Art teacher & Art show coordinator

 

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Visual Arts Term 4 2015

Year 4 students used glass paint to decorate their radial sun designs on aluminum foil.visual arts 3 visual arts 4

Year 3 and 4 students made “Chihuly” style clay sculptures based on the glass artist Dale Chihuly. After the first firing the sculptures were glazed and re-fired.

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Years 1 and 2 students have been learning how to sew in straight lines on hessian as part of their threads and textiles unit.

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Year 5 and 6 Visual Art

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This term Year 5 & 6 students were busy working on their modern, abstract stocking and wire sculptures.

They particularly enjoyed experimenting with different painting techniques. The splatter technique was popular and best completed outside.

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Grade 5 and 6 students enjoyed working on their clay “Tribal Masks”. These were made from terracotta clay and then fired and decorated with paint, beads, straw, wool etc.

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