ISE Lower Secondary – Art Mediums

At ISE, we designed the Lower Secondary courses to prepare students for the IB DP programme.  During their LS Art courses, they were able to experiment with many different mediums (illustration, painting, photography, installation, sculpture, etc), develop critical thinking skills… and have fun!

Portraits:  We learnt how to draw realistic portraits with pencil….. then explored PODs Contrast and Emphasis creating interest with oil pastels.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Paper Cut:  Looking at fairy tales and how one picture can tell the whole story, students worked in groups to create their own layered paper cut composition

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Installation: Students were challenged to listen and observe chosen areas of the ISE campus and then develop an installation that would reflect an aspect that reflects that area.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Abstract Plaster: Students explored carving skills and abstract movement.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Surreality:  Choosing images that related to our personality, we explored distortion techniques and juxtaposed ideas onto our portraits. With a base of either blue or red, we created large scale masterpieces

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

 

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: