The Visual Art program is a vibrant program, taught across all year levels.

General

  • We learn Visual Art skills in grades Prep to Six
  • We learn to use a wide range of materials in our artwork
  • We use drawing, painting, sculpture, textiles and other techniques to express our ideas in creative ways
  • We have a sequential skills based visual art program at Lara Lake Primary School
  • We have specialist Visual Arts lessons in a purpose built Art room
  • We have classroom based art which enhances our theme based work
  • We have vibrant displays of our Art work around the school, including a fabulous student/teacher created wall mosaic featuring Lara's wonderful bird life, at the front of the school
  • Class Work

  • We work on open ended tasks to create art which expresses our own ideas
  • We use a wide variety of materials and media to create our art
  • We learn new techniques and skills in art, such as: painting techniques, printing, sculpture, construction, textiles, drawing and collage
  • We learn about other artists, and we learn to discuss our own and others art work
  • We learn about important art specific skills such as colour theory, perspective, 2 D and 3D shapes, pattern, line and texture
  • We are given the opportunity to use art in project work, as props and backdrops in concerts, and to enhance our learning in the classroom