Wings, Waves and Webs: Patterns in Nature

  • 27th Feb 2025
  • Online
  • Art
  • Spaces
  • Early Years, Primary
  • Teaching & Learning, Curriculum Delivery
  • Free For Partner Schools
  • Non-members From £40.00+VAT
Overview

Join art consultant Adele Darlington as she demonstrates how the book Wings, Waves and Webs, written and illustrated by Robin Mitchell Cranfield, can be used to enhance the art curriculum and inspire children to look at, think about and discuss the many patterns found in nature. This book beautifully highlights those natural artforms often overlooked and taken for granted in the world we live in. Think spots, stripes, spirals, symmetry, waves and more. Adele will show you how this book can be used in the classroom and in the outside environment, with suggestions for discussion based and practical activities including going on an outdoor pattern hunt, drawing spiral artwork, exploring butterfly symmetry and making paper wave sculptures

About The Course

Join art consultant Adele Darlington as she demonstrates how the book Wings, Waves and Webs, written and illustrated by Robin Mitchell Cranfield, can be used to enhance the art curriculum and inspire children to look at, think about and discuss the many patterns found in nature. This book beautifully highlights those natural artforms often overlooked and taken for granted in the world we live in. Think spots, stripes, spirals, symmetry, waves and more. Adele will show you how this book can be used in the classroom and in the outside environment, with suggestions for discussion based and practical activities including going on an outdoor pattern hunt, drawing spiral artwork, exploring butterfly symmetry and making paper wave sculptures

About the Programme Leader

Adele Darlington is an experienced primary school teacher and art specialist delivering training to schools up and down the country. She is the author of ‘100 ideas for primary teachers: Art’ published by Bloomsbury and loves to share numerous art ideas and resources on her social media channels. Adele is passionate about raising the profile of art and design in schools and giving all children access to diverse, rich and varied art experiences.

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Non-member / Partner School Price
27th Feb 2025
04:00pm - 05:30pm
Available
£40.00+VAT / Free