Digital Art

Sunday 06 November 2022

This half term, the children will have an art themed topic. As well as developing the children’s practical skills, we will be learning about art history. Our art will be created and presented using digital technology.

In lessons, we will be studying some architecture. Spend some time at home discussing these questions and images. What do you like? What don’t you like? What’s the same and what’s different? Which are modern and how do you know? How could you describe these amazing pieces of architecture?

What is an architect?

What job do they do?

Can you name any famous architects?

Zaha Hadid Architects - The Skyscraper Center

Facts about Sir Christopher Wren for kidsDiscover These Top Facts about Christopher Wren | The London Pass®

Design Icons: Zaha Hadid, the world's top female architect - DesignWanted :  DesignWanted

Below is a list of the vocabulary the children will be using throughout this topic. Ask your child if they know any of these words and can they tell you their definitions?

complementary colours
warm colours
cool colours
digital art