Archive for key stage 1&2

Dinos & Dragons

Each child in class 3/4 made several dragon scales as a creative contribution to this collaborative clay dragonEthan and myself had fun working with KS1&2 at Tredington Primary School near Tewksbury Gloucestershire making individual dinosaurs and this collaborative dragon.

A school bursting with famous artists

Potter Jon Williams photo by Henriette LangSpent a very busy day at Lickey Hills Primary School working with a grand total of 240 children in a day!!! All the students and staff came to school dressed as an artist or famous artwork and juding by the quality of costume, a lot of care and creativity had gone into the atire. We made some beautiful collaborative clay pots all beautifully documented by Henriette Lang.

The day also made it into the Bromsgrove Standard!

St Georges poppy sculpture

Eastnor Pottery clay project with St Georges Primary School in KidderminsterInspired by the moving sculpture called ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’ at The Tower of London, YR5&6 students at St Georges Primary School in Kidderminster created their own clay poppies.

Collaborative Crest of St Michaels

Each child in St Michaels Primary school Bodenham made a selfie clay tile to make up a giant tile panel of the school logoBack in September I worked with the whole of St Michaels Primary School in Bodenham to make this fantstic pottery tile panel in the shape of the school badge.

Each child made a tile decorated with a self portrait and the final piece will be hung in the entrance to the School.

and who swapped the ‘A’ & ‘E’ around?!!!

Clay monsters at Cleeve

Pottery monster tile made by YR3 student at Bishops Cleeve Primary School nr CheltenhamGreat to be back at Bishops Cleeve Academy working with Y3 making monster pottery tiles.

The school also embraces social media and has a facebook presence and a Twitter account. Take a look at the photos they published on FB evidencing the clay fun and creative expression.