Lesson 2: Charcoal Still Life

Using the same arrangement as last lesson, pupils draw inspiration from the abstract artist Camargo and use charcoals to create a new still life piece

Learning Objectives

  • Using charcoal and chalk to show light and shadow

  • Creating a piece of abstract art

  • Create clear lines and shapes

Teacher Video: Charcoal still life

Pupil Video: Charcoal still life

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Simon Chubb,  
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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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