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Picture 1 Mrs W Davey - Teacher

Hi everyone,

 

I hope you are able to get out into a bit of sun. How are staff getting on with your Rainbows? Wouldn’t it be great when we get back to school we could put all our Rainbows up in a big display...I have a making lesson tomorrow that we spent this afternoon doing. 
Take care Mrs Davey xxx
 

Lesson 3 Take a Line for a walk

Lesson 3 Take a Line for a walk 1 Find any piece of paper
Lesson 3 Take a Line for a walk 2 Use a pen start at 1 corner keep pen on the page
Lesson 3 Take a Line for a walk 3 When you have stopped make each shape different
Lesson 3 Take a Line for a walk 4 You can use patterns if you want

Backyard Abstract Art

Backyard Abstract Art  1 Get out into sunshine if you have the space
Backyard Abstract Art  2 Grab some masking tape make some shapes
Backyard Abstract Art  3 Fill in each shape with different coloured chalk
Backyard Abstract Art  4 Get everyone involved
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Backyard Abstract Art  6 Everyone
Backyard Abstract Art  7 When it’s finished peel off the tape
Backyard Abstract Art  8 The finished masterpiece with bubble mixture.
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The Killard Rainbow Project

I hope you are well and when I can work it out I have a wee message for all of you. We have been busy painting rainbows! Try this design to draw your Rainbow shape.

I hope you are well and when I can work it out I have a wee message for all of you. We have been busy painting rainbows! Try this design to draw your Rainbow shape. 1 Red orange yellow blue green indigo violet

Let’s chase the Killard House Rainbow. Video and links to come soon watch this space!

 

www.facebook.com/ChasetheRainbowResources

 

This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved .

This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 1 Find some paper you could even use newspaper
This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 2 Draw your rainbow
This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 3 Even the cat could get involved
This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 4 We worked on the floor
This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 5 This is our name poster
This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 6 Lots of bright colours
This is how you could try it. Get everyone at home involved . 7 The finished product on view!

Miss Lowry's rainbow window

Miss Lowry's rainbow window 1

Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!

Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  1
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  2
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  3
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  4
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  5
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  6
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  7
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  8
Hi everybody, hope you’re well! Here is a little art activity for you to try at home!  9

‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus.

‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 1 We have been working with Kid’s Own from 2016.
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 2 Yr10, our artist Julie Forrestor and Wendy Davey.
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 3 Present yr13 work they produced in 2016 - 2017
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 4 ‘ Layers’ 2016 - 2017 project
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 5 Yr10’s ‘Planets’ inspired by their Mac art trip.
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‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 8 Pupils worked independently in groups.
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 9 They included quotes on how they felt
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‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 12 The “Seasons’
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‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 14
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 15 Wow
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‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 17
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 18
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 19
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 20
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 21
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 22
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 23
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 24 Work from summer term 2019
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‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 26
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 27
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 28
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 29
‘Virtually There’ at the Ulster University Art & Design campus. 30
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Year 10 took part in a workshop organised by ‘Moonbase’ an arts organisation based in Belfast. Their clients and our young people enjoyed learning to weave while listening to singing and ‘all request Friday.’

We enjoyed the hospitality of the ‘Oh Year music centre.’ Their work will be displayed in the foyer of the ‘ Blackbox’ theatre during the Belfast Children’s Festival, please pop in if you are nearby to view.

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Year 10 busy preparing for their workshop day on the 6th March. They will be working with the 'Moonbase' art project at the 'Blackbox' theatre in Belfast.

Year 10 busy preparing for their workshop day on the 6th March. They will be working with  the 'Moonbase' art project at the 'Blackbox' theatre in Belfast.  1 One of the volunteers showing them how to weave
Year 10 busy preparing for their workshop day on the 6th March. They will be working with  the 'Moonbase' art project at the 'Blackbox' theatre in Belfast.  2
Year 10 busy preparing for their workshop day on the 6th March. They will be working with  the 'Moonbase' art project at the 'Blackbox' theatre in Belfast.  3 Some of Matthew's and Mrs Davey's weaving samples
Year 10 busy preparing for their workshop day on the 6th March. They will be working with  the 'Moonbase' art project at the 'Blackbox' theatre in Belfast.  4
Year 10 busy preparing for their workshop day on the 6th March. They will be working with  the 'Moonbase' art project at the 'Blackbox' theatre in Belfast.  5 The girls trying it out on their own

Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.

Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  1 Thy enjoyed working with an artist.
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  2 Jayne got them to think about 'Skies.'
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  3
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  4
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  5
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  6 Creating patterns using a homemade tool.
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  7
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  8 They also looked at Irish artist's work.
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  9 Is this really school work?
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  10
Year 12's visit to the 'True Colours' exhibition at the Ulster Museum.  11
The work below is an example of some of the work that will be on display at an exhibition being held from the 6th March at the Ulster University ( Art and Design campus). It will be a cumulation of 4 years work as part of the Kid's Own Partnership project were we collaborated with an artist from Cork . Please see the link below for more details on showing times and search for the 'Virtually There' project.

Art Project

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Scu 5 concentrating really hard on their “Kandinsky” circles.

Scu 5 concentrating really hard on their “Kandinsky” circles. 1
Scu 5 concentrating really hard on their “Kandinsky” circles. 2
Scu 5 concentrating really hard on their “Kandinsky” circles. 3

Year 10 are making the final touches to their 'Kid's Own' project. They will be exhibiting their work in the 'Black Box' theatre and in the foyer of Ulster University during the Belfast Children's Festival being held in March. Watch this space for event information within the next month.

Year 10 are making the final touches to their 'Kid's Own' project. They will be exhibiting their work in the 'Black Box' theatre and in the foyer of Ulster University during the Belfast Children's Festival being held in March. Watch this space for event information within the next month. 1 'Planets' by Samuel, Troy and Suzie
Year 10 are making the final touches to their 'Kid's Own' project. They will be exhibiting their work in the 'Black Box' theatre and in the foyer of Ulster University during the Belfast Children's Festival being held in March. Watch this space for event information within the next month. 2 Art discussion taking place.
Year 10 are making the final touches to their 'Kid's Own' project. They will be exhibiting their work in the 'Black Box' theatre and in the foyer of Ulster University during the Belfast Children's Festival being held in March. Watch this space for event information within the next month. 3 Amazing obseravtion drawing from Suzie
Year 10 are making the final touches to their 'Kid's Own' project. They will be exhibiting their work in the 'Black Box' theatre and in the foyer of Ulster University during the Belfast Children's Festival being held in March. Watch this space for event information within the next month. 4 'The Seasons' by Melissa, Declan and James.
Year 10 are making the final touches to their 'Kid's Own' project. They will be exhibiting their work in the 'Black Box' theatre and in the foyer of Ulster University during the Belfast Children's Festival being held in March. Watch this space for event information within the next month. 5 'Miners' by Niall, Kaylee, Grace and Kevin.
Primary Art club have started 2020 by looking at the artwork of 'Kandinsky'. They are enjoying using different materials to make lots of 'happy' circles
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The 'Art Team' have been very busy getting ready for the yearly Pantomime on the 13th December.
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Year 11 celebarting World's Children's Day 30th Anniversary of UNCRC. Busy at work producing their 'blue' portraits.

Year 11 celebarting World's Children's Day 30th Anniversary of UNCRC. Busy at work producing their 'blue' portraits.  1
Year 11 celebarting World's Children's Day 30th Anniversary of UNCRC. Busy at work producing their 'blue' portraits.  2
Year 11 celebarting World's Children's Day 30th Anniversary of UNCRC. Busy at work producing their 'blue' portraits.  3
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Year 10 enjoyed a day of art as part of their 'Kid's Own Project'. The artist they are working with Julie Forrestor travelled up from Cork for her onsite visit and they spent all day plaster casting. " That was the best fun today, " Yr10 pupil.  

Yr8 enjoyed 'taking a line for a walk' inspired by the work of Paul Klee.

Year 10 Kid's Own Project

Year 10 have been busy with their 'Kid's Own' art project they are preparing for Julie to visit them all the way from Cork! They will be exhibiting their work at the Belfast Children's Festival in March 2020

Year 11 hard at work! Year 11 made a great start to their Entry Level Art course and produced some excellent work for display!

1st Prince's Trust Lesson for Year 11 the 'Tall Tower Challenge' everyone enjoyed it!!

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