Archive: September 13, 2016

Autumn 2016: week 3

Exploring Patterns Week 3: The final week saw us use the large collaborative painting to make patterns based on mosaic and patch work patterns. The children were encouraged to think about colours again – hot and cold colours, contrasting and complimentary colours. I had spent some time before the workshop cutting the drawing up into

Autumn 2016: week 2

Exploring Colour Week 2: We spent this workshop exploring colour – hot and cold colours and looking at how different colours contrast with one another. We used the patterns, shapes and marks made during week 1 and used watercolour paint to ‘colour-in’, using cold colours for the objects and foreground and warm colours as the