Drawing: Experimenting with Media

Inspired by famous abstract artists, including Kandinsky, children draw around and overlap 2D shapes to create an abstract composition, filling each shape with a different colour and medium

Learning Objectives

  • Drawing with different media

  • Saying which medium I prefer and why

  • Drawing around a variety of shapes

  • Knowing that my shapes can overlap

  • Experimenting with a variety of different media

Teacher Video: Experimenting with media

Pupil Video: Experimenting with media

Created by:
Simon Chubb,  
Art & Design specialist
Simon is a teacher, cartoonist and artist. He uses his 25 years of experience to teach art in schools and has his own workshop business ‘Scartoons’ in which children create comicA series of drawings which tell a story characters and…
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