The benefits of Art in Lockdown
As nice as it is to build things out of clay and other Art materials in school, at home our students have a range of other exciting materials to work with. During lockdown we took that amazing opportunity to work in totally new ways.
Mrs. Baigent’s Art classes in year 8 and 9 explored sculpture in more unusual ways than it would have been possible in school. With the help of a little materials package containing odd things such as beer mats and balloons and everything flying around the household from cheese graters to furniture they created the most inspired sculptures. These last weeks they had to:
The gallery here shows a little selection from the 200 sculptures that were built, documented and sent in. Truly worth a look, so do check out our creative talents!