Several paintings provide inspiration for pupils to create their own experimental water paintings in this creative demonstrator-led session. The session supports topics on water and painting.
This session can be booked Tuesday to Thursday at 10.15am, 11:30am and 1:15pm.
This session begins with a brief introduction to William Hesketh Lever, the Gallery and Port Sunlight village using historical images and soap. The water cycle is explored before pupils are encouraged to look closely at three or four water themed paintings to identify their thoughts and feelings about each. Questioning focuses on the colours and movement of water and identifying how the water has been depicted by the artists.
The session finishes with pupils creating their own experimental water painting to take back to school using techniques demonstrated to them by the workshop leader.
Pupils will be introduced to: