Landscape and Nature is a gallery-based workshop that develops speaking, listening and presentation skills by talking about selected paintings. Explore our Bristol collection of art and real art from our Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing exhibition.
The Children will:
- Visit Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing exhibition to see real Leonardo drawings
- Gain inspiration from this incredible Renaissance artist
- Discuss picture composition and techniques
- Investigate painting techniques, tools and materials
- Ask questions and use their senses to explore paintings
- Compare and contrast art from across different time periods
- Learn specialist art vocabulary
- Explore a chosen painting and present ideas
Suitable for: Year 4-6
Duration: 90 minutes
Group size: Up to 35 pupils – you can book more than one session
Self-guided pencil sketching around the museum is encouraged after your workshop. Look out for our sketching activity stations.
Session availability: We have two sessions available at 10.15am-11.45am and 12.00am-1.30pm. Further sessions may be available.
Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing
Image: Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018
Arts Award and Artsmark Award
This workshop can be used to support your Arts Award in the following ways:
• Discover: find out about artists and their work
• Explore: explore the work of artists
Supports Artsmark Award criteria: Pupil Engagement; Range of Offer: Values and Ethos; Local cultural visit; Partnerships
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