When you start in year 3 at Heathbrook you are given your first professional sketch book full of good quality paper to record your art work in. The new year 3 classes were overjoyed to receive theirs. The children keep them from years 3 to 6 and they take them home when they leave school. […]
We are celebrating over two years of being involved with the community programme of the Institute of Imagination in Vauxhall. In that time we have made countless visits to their workshop in an old fire station near the Albert Embankment. We have gone in family groups to weekend workshops and pupils have attended half term […]
It’s always really good fun to get the clay, glue, paint and cardboard out and have a long old making session. Painting and gluing, fixing, attaching and using our imaginations. But actually when you look at the children working they are multi tasking in so many ways; sharing, collaborating, problem solving and visioning. In the […]
What an afternoon in Heathbrook Park! So many of our families braved the weather and enjoyed an afternoon of fantastic outdoor art and theatre activities. A huge thanks to everyone who supported our Friends of Heathbrook (PTA) refreshment stall.
We planned and made moving pictures in art. Firstly we explored different paper mechanic techniques like using sliders, levers and making spinners with split pins. Then we planned the theme for our picture and made amazing collage picture backgrounds. We thought about what elements could move in our pictures like birds and planes flying in […]