Visual Arts


Semester 2

In Japanese Visual Art this semester the prep students will be experimenting with a range of art materials and techniques. The artworks made will focus on animals and their features.

Year 1 & 2 students with practising their language skills in the art room ‘shop’ as customers and shopkeepers. The artwork for this semester will focus on animals and places.

Year 3 & 4 students will be producing an original character profile for their own manga story. They will also be responding to the art work of Frida Kahlo in English and in Japanese.

Year 5 & 6 students will be learning about the Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints made in the edo period. They will then design and make their own printing plate to produce a post earthquake or tsunami scene.

Everyone in the school will be choosing their best artwork for display at the Festival of the Arts in Term 4.