Year 12 have been working on projects based on a theme of their choice in preparation for their Year 13 Personal Investigation next year.
They have enjoyed experimented with a range of different materials and techniques and investigating the work of both historical and contemporary artists.
Take a look at the sketchbooks below; click on the images for a closer look.
All photography by Francesca Bunten (Art Technician)
Year 7 students have shown creativity and imagination this term by designing animal hybrids, printing their own bug designs, and making insects from clay! Take a look at their wonderful outcomes and sketchbooks here:
9LG5 have created these wonderful pieces of work using lino-printing and collage as a response to their latest topic which has explored the artistic movement, Abstract Expressionism.
Click on the images for a closer look.
YY2 and 7Y3 have produced these beautiful mixed media prints inspired by Adinkra symbols and based on aspects of their identities.
Click on the images below for a closer look:
Now in its fifth year, the Black Swan Arts Young Open has become the most successful and prestigious art competition for young people between the ages of 8 and 19 years old in the South West, attracting hundreds of entries from individuals, schools and youth groups.
St Laurence School has entered a great selection of work from our talented students; ranging from photography, drawing, painting, print, collage, film, to 3D and installation. The selections will be made by the judges next week, with the winners notified in March. If work is selected, it will be exhibited to the public at Black Swan Arts gallery in Frome. Good luck to all our students!
Click on the images for a closer look at the entries.
Please come and join us for a fabulous evening of art, graphics, and photography on Thursday the 13th of July, from 4.30pm to 7.30pm.
GCSE and A Level work will be on show, as well as the Year 8 Lakes project.
There will be live music, refreshments, and a chance to purchase lino prints!
We hope to see you then.
Year 9 have been busy creating lino cuts to use in a final collage based around food and drink.
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