still life-many stories

Students have studied still–life paintings of flowers by Margaret Olley and Pierre Bonnard. Resulting watercolour paintings of potted Anthuriums express exploration of colour, shape and proportion when still life drawing.

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journeys of the imagination

Year 1 students have used drawing to tell personal stories both real and imagined. After surveying the drawings of the contemporary artist Tal R, students were encouraged to apply similar techniques in their own drawings. Note the confidence of line and use of bright colours.

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Emanuel School Visual Arts 

contemporary visual practice underpinned by our understanding of the past