Whitelees Road, Littleborough, Lancashire, OL15 8DU

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St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary

We love God, We love learning, We love each other...

Art Curriculum

Year 6 making Barbara Hepworth sculptures from clay.

Year 4 experimenting with finger painting for their Mother’s Day cards.

Year 5 creating volcano collages!

A selection of cards we have made during the year.

Year 3 Frida Kahlo masterpieces. Leaves are chalk pastels and Frida’s are drawn and painted.

Year 4 Matisse cut outs.

Year 5 trying stencilling their names and calm words in the style of Banksy.

Year 6 having a go at Lino printing.

Year 6 drawing, painting, printing and using oil pastels in the style of William Morris.

Mandala patterns as part of Well being week.

Year 4 Greek pots out of clay.

Year 3 cave paintings with charcoal.

Year 6 calendars - inspired by Jean-Michel Basquiat. 

Year 3 using Mondrian’s style to create their Father’s Day cards and a wonderful display.

Year 3 and 4 after school art club.

Display showing Year 6’s charcoal drawings in the style of Kathé Kollwitz.

Year 3’s calendars in the style of Monet.

PTFA Christmas cards - Key Stage 2

Remembrance displays November 2021

Key Stage 1 in hall (collage, printing and cutting and sticking)

Key Stage 2 painted poppies outside

Year 3 Frida Kahlo paintings and pastels

Observational drawing Year 4

Year 6 collage Tudor monarchs

Year 3 Egyptian Gods painting

Aboriginal Artwork

As part of our topic work in Reception we have been learning all about Australia. We looked at some aboriginal artwork & talked about how it is created & the inspiration behind this artwork. We then created our own pieces of aboriginal inspired art.

Year 3 sewing and decorating flowers

Year 3 using digital art Father’s Day cards.

Year 6 printing

YEAR TWO: Easter inspired Art.

YEAR TWO: Kandinsky inspired Mother's Day cards.

MAD Week activities based on The Greatest Showman in Year 4 at home and at school:

MAD Week in Reception: The Lion King

MAD Week in Year Two: The Musical Aladdin The Magical Genie of the Lamp.

Year 4 have loved working on their food faces during their Digital Art topic:

Spring Term in Year 2:

We have been studying the artist LS Lowry in school and at home!

LS Lowry in Year Two

Autumn Term in Year Two:

We have been studying the artist  Bridget Riley.

Diwali Creative Activities

This week in EYFS we have been learning all about Diwali. We painted Rangoli patterns, decorated diva lamps, designed mehndi hand patterns & practised our scissor control.

Poppy Art Work

EYFS created some wonderful poppy paintings & collaged poppies for our Remembrance day art. 

Bonfire Night

EYFS have been learning about Bonfire night! We created some lovely chalk pictures, drew patterns in glitter and made rockets using a variety of tools & materials.