Lesson 1: Still Life Composition

Using a selection of objects meaningful to them, children learn the subtle art of composition, sketching as they go

Learning Objectives

  • Drawing with attention to form line and layout

  • Drawing and observing with care

  • Knowing that my sketches are not the finished article and I can do several attempts

Teacher Video: Still life composition

Pupil Video: Still life composition

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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