Art Classes

Father’s Day treats

Upper First students decorated iced biscuits with their Dads’ faces for a Father’s Day gift this year, rounding out their study of art through the five senses. And yes, they certainly tasted good.  The biscuits were sent home in little bags attached to handmade cards depicting Dad’s face, this time rendered in fruit.  In doing their cards, the children learnt about  the artwork of Giuseppe Arcimboldo, an Italian artist from the 1500s who composed portraits from fruits and vegetables.   …

Infants’ art for Tears in the Jungle campaign

Our youngest students are really getting in to helping Daniel and William Clarke in their bid to raise $1million for buying land for protected orangutan habitat. The photos below show how their canvases are coming along. …

Tears in the Jungle support

Our students are working on art projects to support Northern Beaches boys Daniel and William Clarke in their bid to raise $1M for orangutan habitat protection through the Tears in the Jungle fund.Students will be busy creating in art classes for the next 4 weeks this week they practised drawing the shapes and forms of an orang’s body… …