Each year, the children in Hormead will study the works of famous artists in the areas of Drawing, Colour, Sculpture, Textiles, Printing and Collage. They will use sketch books to record their observations and use them to review and revisit ideas and learn to think critically about their art and design work. At the beginning of each unit of work, pupils will study an artist, their work, style, skills and lives, before using those techniques to explore work more widely.
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Art is taught through a thematic approach across the whole school. Each year we build upon six key artistic skills.