Students studied the topic of art and illusion, giving consideration to consideration social and historical ways of seeing. The water colour of a cityscape demonstrates students representation of distance on a 2D surface. The popular illustrations by Thomas Lamadieu inspired students aerial perspective drawings.
In student’s study of sculpture in Semester 2, a focus on hands informs their subject matter in Term 3. These hands sculptures were built with white earthernware clay.
Students experience carving techniques when working in soapstone using a variety of shaped files. The amulets are worn around the neck and resemble ancient artefacts when completed.