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Every Child is an Artist – Faith Pearson with Years 2 and 4

This half term Year 2 and Year 4 have been creating art works using things that people throw away.

They have been inspired by my own artwork TRANCE – FORMA and have transformed cardboard boxes into their own characters.

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trance-forma – Faith Pearson

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The challenge was to work in pairs to make the character stand up and to cover it with patterns inspired by art work from prehistoric times.

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The children have learnt about contemporary installation art made from waste materials, so that they can begin to understand how their artwork will look when it is all displayed together.

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I have also made some new pieces with ideas taken from watching the children at work which will be included in our final installation.  It has been a collaboration with excellent team work, the children have really supported each other to complete the art works.