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Blur becomes Purr - Julian Opie style

My good friend Billie suggested this one – so obvious!!! I thought this would be such an easy one to do, and by all accounts, oh my, how wrong was I…. 14 more words


Year 9 Julian Opie Project

Year Nine have been busy finishing off their Julian Opie inspired self portraits. They completed them using Acrylic paints on board. As you can see one of them dispensed with the Opie theme, but as the student came in after school for a number of days to give it his own slant I thought I would include it.


Lesson Plan Idea - Self-Portraits

1. Students draw themselves from a head and shoulders perspective concentrating on line, shape, and form, using only pencil on an A3 page.

2. Self portrait using oil paint to explore line, tone, and shape along with colour and balance, maybe symmetry. 121 more words


Sun, snowdrops, crystals, galloping horses & of course...trees - blog update

Waking up to blue skies and sunshine on Saturday morning we decided to jump into the car and head off, up the M1 (even the 20 miles of 50mph roadworks didn’t put us off!), to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park! 455 more words