Stimulating those fine and gross motor skills whilst relaxing our senses through clay modelling and learning clay modelling techniques such as applying, piercing and impressing… now off for the firing!!
Next week we will be painting our oh-so-cute crib figures!
Inspired by the ceiling of the Hypogeum… soft pastels on black paper.
We celebrated the change of weather and the change to Winter time this weekend by creating this Autumn Pumpkin Tree using twigs, dried leaves, artificial straw, an assortment of ribbons and orange crepe paper.
Halloween has also influenced this Autumn tree and the kids had fun creating ghosts from paper napkins and bats and spiders from black paper, star punchers and Jack o’Lanterns!
We created an Autumn setting to photograph the final work- I love the result! I hope your Autumn Tree warms your homes and table tops as mine is doing at our home =)
What a messy day =))) You should have seen us getting all dirty and messed up with thick poster paint, applied thickly on cardboard using all sizes and types of spoons, as well as different sorts of plastic knives and forks!!
And of course, impasto cannot be done by not mentioning the grand name of the wonderful artist Vincent Van Gogh…our muse.
Have to go… got to clean the paint off the classroom table, floor and bathroom sink! =)
Some quickie work on lots of little eager children! In collaboration with Birgu Local Council.
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The marvellous Art&Crafts exhibition feauturing selected artwork and crafts which the children have created during the past Summer has been launched last Wednesday 5th September at CapoTavola in Marsascala.
Please view our photos to savour the great moments with us!
All works are for sale, 50% in aid of Puttinu Cares and the exhibition will be on till end of October. Kindly visit CapoTavola on Facebook for more details about opening details.
Working on our perspective skills….
After getting to know some facts about the Olympic Games and different types of sports, the children set down to work and here is what they came up with…….