Now that we have learnt about Shackleton’s Journey, Year 5 recreated some of the Antarctic landscapes they have seen or think they would see if they were there. Mixed media was used.
Alma Woodsey Thomas
This afternoon Year 5 had a go at block painting in the style of Alma Woodsey Thomas who was an African-American Expressionist painter. She lived by the motto ‘colour is life’ which formed the inspiration behind her work. Here are the children’s interpretations.