Year 8 Self-Expression Art

Year 8 developed the skills of self-expression in their Art in a time of Covid and non-specialist classrooms. In this article Emily and Frances explain the processes and ideas behind their work.  First the detailed self-portrait in graphite  In Art we started looking at different emotions and facial features. We were taught how to draw [...]

Hot Shots: Oxford Photography Trip

Our Year 10 photographers travelled to Oxford to be inspired among the spires. Lola, Alfie, Daisy and Mac sum up their day. On the 9th of June, year 10 GCSE photography students went on a trip to Oxford, with the aim of coming back with 4 photoshoots, and I think I can speak for everyone [...]

Art Competition: Bible Verse of the Year

Jessica and Faith in Year 8 introduced our Bible verse of the Year Art competition in assembly in October. We have had some stunning entries conveying what the Bible verse means to individuals. Some of the entries can be seen here. Two winners have been selected due to their sophisticated visual responses: Luke - Year [...]

Photography: Shooting on Goal

Year 7’s Ernest has been honing his camera skills by photographing the autumn Interform competition. Year 7 rugby and hockey Interform was amazing! There were all types of talent displayed by many students and it was a great chance to have a good go at a sport, and spend time with your friends. It was [...]

Introducing the Curiosity & Creativity Art Club!

Key Stage Three Curiosity and Creativity Art Club We are really excited to be offering the Curiosity and Creativity Art Club to Year 7 & 8 students this autumn. The course is designed to inspire students to explore exciting Art and Design techniques, materials and process not normally covered in detail the Key Stage Three [...]