Lesson 3: Line 2: Making waves

Building on their learning of line, children listen to music and work expressively with a variety of media, to create a single large piece of art, inspired by water, David Hockney and Vija Celmins

Learning Objectives

  • Using a variety of different materials to make different types of marks

  • Drawing lines to look like water

  • Adding plants and creatures to bring art to life

  • Working collaboratively on one large piece of art

  • Knowing that there are many different ways of drawing lines, and that they feel different to make, and that they look different

Teacher Video: Making waves

Pupil Video: Making waves

Created by:
Susan Coles,  
Art & Design specialist
Susan is an educator, artist and an active advocate of art in schools. Her roles include: Secretary to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Art, Craft, Design Education, Past President, and now Honorary Fellow of the National Society for Education…
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