Thursday, May 27, 2010

daytime doodles

A couple of pages from my pocket moleskine;

Nearly half term - yay!

Monday, May 24, 2010


In belated honour of our cricketing success, a couple of 'bot sketches;

Monday, May 17, 2010

from my moleskine

Children busy doing tests this week so they've little time for more creative pursuits so a couple of pages from my pocket moleskine;

A cyclist (tour de France soon) and Harry 'BOTter! (Winces and waits for the lawsuit!!) Both scans look a bit washed out - wonder if my scanner is poorly now.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

after andy warhol

Today we continued our foray into pop art by reproducing pics in the style of Andy Warhol. We used the good old tracing paper method of transfer.

Monday, May 10, 2010


A few weeks ago we were asked to paint some flags/banners. They had to be non-specific to a particular country or organisation, so after much head-scratching, this is what we came up with;

The motif runs centrally down the vertical length of this banner and represents a variety of nationalities reaching out in friendship. Another had a circular version of the same idea;

Sunday, May 9, 2010

elephants in the room

Computer back and hopefully fixed! A few pics of what we've been up to lately - enlarging images using grids (after looking at Roy Lichtenstein's work) and appliqueing 'decorated' elephant designs (for a topic on India);