Session1: Motivating and Informing
- Session 2: Making the Artwork
- Session 3: Making the Plate
- Session 4: Printing
- Self Assessment
- Session1: Motivating and Informing
- Teacher Assessment
Discuss any prior knowledge of printmaking and list any identified processes. Devise an activity that uses examples of artists' works to encourage students to explore and analyse different printmaking processes.
Talk back about the characteristics of German Expressionist portraits e.g. simplification and use of strong black and white contrast, background treatments, the approach to showing light and shadow.
Show examples of Andy Warhol 's work and discuss their qualities e.g. as examples of Pop Art, his use of a grid, colour etc.
Show examples of pencil sketches by David Hockney . Discuss his use of tone. How has he achieved this?