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Today during my class with gcse students we have discussed the importance of working on your skills continuously. The summer break is coming in the big steps now so we have set up a challenge to do art for minimum 10 minutes a day.


I love maintaining visual journal, especially during the summer , when you are on the go. It helps me to stay in shape with my drawing skills, and when you travel you see so many interesting things! You can see one of my travel journal here :).


We are going to do the challenge together! Year 10 (all other years are invited too) don’t bailout on me here! If any other folks would like to join use:


– and we can have a chat and I promise to leave a nice comment!

I am starting off with a little pencil drawing of a camel (and me 😜 ). I plan to turn it into a watercolour painting and use as a leaving card for my school.


Keep drawing!


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still life combined


Some of my students have been struggling with observational drawing so I have created this tutorial to help them.  You can download a printable handout here: How to draw a still life apples handout free to use! (more…)

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line drawing of a boy 

This drawings has been completed as a part of presentation for my students. We have been looking at body proportions and create line drawings from pictures that have been taken prior to that lesson.

A4 pencil drawing

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Jak obiecalam, wrzucam kilka zdjec nowej Sali do zajec plastycznych w Adsum.


A to zdjecie z pierwszych zajec w nowym miejscu.


Refurbishment in Adsum is going fast and well. I am very happy as my classroom has been finished as the first one and it looks like lovely.

 Yesterday we had our first session in new, room. Splendid.

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Remont PDK Adsum ruszył pełną parą.  A właśniwie to nie remont a przeprowadzka na pierwsze piętro. Wczoraj wpadłam na Foleshill Road zobaczyć jak się sprawy mają i poprzenosić rzeczy na zajęcia plastyczne. Salę mam super, jasną, przytulną, i całkiem sporą. Jutro wrzucę zdjęcia.

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