Walton High School

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Art in Year 8

Art in Year 8 

Year 8 allows students to build on their experience and develop their skills using the visual elements in a thematic curriculum. 

During this year pupils will:

  • Research and investigate an artist from history

  • Produce work influenced by their locality

  • Research and investigate the work of a contemporary artist

  • Produce work to a design brief

  • Explore 2D and 3D forms and introduce ICT into their work

Topics will include:

  • Man made - clothing, utensils, machine parts, keys, shoes

  • Recycled - reused, everyday objects, found objects

  • Animal, insect and sea life - butterflies, fish, animal skins, scales

  • Locality - pattern, colour, cultural, maps