Date Tasks
Tuesday

8/6/21

This terms topic is ‘Food’. Firstly, produce a MindTap at the center and write the word ‘Foo’. Your MindTap should include:

  • thoughts and ideas about the theme
  • your understanding of the theme
  • media you might use
  • any artists who work with food

Examples of mind maps

‘The Mind’ theme,

‘Urban Landscapes’ theme.

‘Mental Health’ theme.

‘Natural Forms’ theme.

Thursday

10/6/21

Draw observations of food from still life and produce a written evaluation of still life drawings. You need to explore different mediums, making techniques and materials.

You should use a variety of colours and materials from a range of sources (photography, the Internet, books, magazines and found objects).

Tuesday

15/6/21

Research a range of artists who are inspired by ‘food’. Include Guiseppe Arcimbolso, Any Warhol, Claes Oldenberg.


Resources:

17/6/21

Thursday

Produce 2 developed outcomes from still life drawings and a written evaluation of developed outcomes.

Look closely at your drawings.

Your first drawing must be in pencil and your second must explore a different medium.

Use the ‘Analysing Your Own Work’ help sheet with this task.


Resources

Tuesday

22/6/21

Photography of food with colourful or interesting packaging.

Using a camera (phone camera is fine), photograph examples of food. It can beany food of your choice.

Select from your photographs and create a range of drawings in a medium of your choice,

Thursday

24/6/21

Create a study of an artwork by Guiseppe Arcimboldo.

You must use pencil for this task, then create a portrait in his style.

Fill your portrait with previous drawings you have created of food to do this.


Resources

Tuesday

29/6/21

Produce an artist research page on the artist Andy Warhol.

Your research page must include:

  • a title
  • pictures of the artists work
  • some information as well as your own thoughts on the artists work
  • use the ‘Analysing Other Artists’ help sheet with this task

Resources

Thursday

1/7/21

Produce a drawn observation of an artwork by Andy Warhol (must relate to Food topic).

You must use colour in a medium of your choice for this task.

See examples of his work to inspire your own art work,


Resources

Tuesday

13/7/21

Explore the use of printmaking on at least 1 A3 sheet of paper.

Recreate your lino print through the use of mono printing.

We will have a lesson demonstrating how to use this technique.

 

Thursday

15/7/21

Life drawing os opened food or drink with packaging.

Create 4 sketches using 4 different mediums.

Make sure your imagery (including the original photo) is kept safe to put into your sketch book.

choose one sketch to develop into a refined art work with greater detail.

Tuesday

20/7/21

 

A4 drawing in black and white. Produce an observational drawing using at least 5 tones from dark to light.

Your drawing must include the original image, a title and some annotation.

Questions

  1. Where is the darkest tone used?
  2. Where is the lightest?
  3. Which part of your drawing was the most successful?
  4. What would you do differently next time?
Thursday

22/7/21

Develop a refined outcome in colour using imagery created on Thursday 10/6/21.

You will develop your drawing from the previous task onto black paper.

You will use coloured pencils, acrylic paints or acrylic inks to produce your final outcome.


Guiseppe Arcimbolso: Man In The Vegetables


Food Wrappers Imagery