Art Staff CPD
The staff at ELE have loved learning new art skills this year as part of our continued professional development. We have worked alongside local artists
Sculpting with Clay
This session introduce staff to basic techniques when sculpting with clay including:
- Creating texture and pattern
- Building a basic thumb pot
- Coil pots
- Refining sculpture
Laura Kate Pontifract
Colour Theory and Techniques
This session covered the basics of colour mixing, blending and application techniques using paint, pencils and pastels.
Drawing: A whistle-stop tour of basic drawing skills and interesting ways to teach them.
Mark-making, Play and the Unexpected!
This session developing an individual visual language through experimental drawing and a chance to investigate and play with unconventional drawing activities and experimental interactive instruments.
Photography to Inspire
This CPD session gave examples and suggestions of how the still photographic image can be used in
a multitude of ways in education to engage and give a voice to all who use it.
Sessions have inspired the staff and skills learnt have been transferred into daily classroom practice.