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Colour is All Around

Places and Colour

Colour in Objects

Colour in Objects

Look and Respond

Artists make paintings about places, people’s lives and about what they imagine. Take a look at some…

Let's Play

1. Make a “noisy painting!

noisy_paintings 2. Use BRUSHter – the painting machine

3. Pigments in painting

 

For Teachers

Plan a Lesson

A Sunny Day in The Garden  (Infants)
Bright, Colourful Umbrellas  (Infants/2nd Class)
Food in My Tummy (1st/2nd Class)
Shells from Sea and Garden  (3rd/4th Class)
A Close Look at Fruit  (5th/6th Class)

Glossary

Abstract – a non representational image.
Palette – a particular range of colour as selected by an artist.
Poster Paint – Water based paints.
Primary Colour – Red, Yellow or Blue.
Secondary Colour – Green, Orange or Purple. More>>