31 01, 2019

Exploring Interests and Strengths Through The Arts

2019-02-25T11:03:21+01:00January 31st, 2019|Art, Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

It has been a creative week throughout the School, from Toddlers through to our senior pupils. Our Head of Art, Mr Nigel Edwards highlights the importance of the Arts in School life: "From Art, Music, Drama and Dance, the Arts play an important role in the 21st Century education at the School. Each one [...]

4 05, 2018

Artist delights Year 4 pupils in ceramic workshop

2018-05-04T10:16:58+01:00May 4th, 2018|Art, Prep|

As part of the Art curriculum, Ceramic artist Lisa Barker visited the School and worked with all of Year 4 to produce beautifully glazed ceramic Hares. To start of this special workshop, which links in well with our recent GoGoHares project, Mrs Barker explained everything involved with clay and glazing. Year 4 demonstrated very [...]

19 01, 2018

Good hare day

2018-01-19T11:25:50+01:00January 19th, 2018|Art, Prep|

The Art Department is now in full GOGOHARES mode. All groups are working on projects inspired by this magical creature. Hares have long been a source of inspiration for artists all around the world. One of the oldest sculptures of a hare which you could encounter as you follow the [...]

14 12, 2017

Pop Art makeover for Growth Mindset characters

2017-12-14T10:29:25+01:00December 14th, 2017|Art, Prep|

  Pupils in Years 5 and 6 created colourful, bright and bold designs based upon the Pop Art style and the screen prints of Andy Warhol. Their brief was to transform the Independent Learner characters into new Lego-figure-style designs. Working collaboratively, the pupils demonstrated good listening skills and made informed decisions about material choice, colour [...]

22 09, 2017

Adorn, Decorate and Embellish

2017-09-22T08:34:05+01:00September 22nd, 2017|Art, Prep|

Year 8 visited the Norwich Print Fair as an ideal opportunity to view some fine prints from a variety of local artists. Our Year 8 Art pupils have started a printmaking topic based upon the theme 'Adorn, Decorate and Embellish'. To compliment and inspire their studies our Head of Art, Mr Edwards, took the group to the [...]

12 07, 2017

Rosanna’s masterclass

2017-07-12T14:15:40+01:00July 12th, 2017|Art, Prep|

My name is Rosanna Baker and I go to Langley Senior School in Loddon. After spending my final week at Langley as a year ten I commenced a week of work experience at Langley Prepatory School at Taveram Hall. My career path has always been pointing towards something creative and now I am old [...]