3rd & 4th Class Pottery

Third and Fourth class recently completed some very enjoyable Pottery classes with Fin. The boys were shown a variety of techniques and learned how to mould the clay into lots of different shapes and forms. They used their imaginations and creativity and made beautiful clay houses and containers in the shape of a head. Fin took [...]

2016-02-23T16:40:18+01:00December 20th, 2015|Categories: Art|

2nd/3rd Class Enjoys Pottery

Last November, 2nd and 3rd class had six very enjoyable pottery sessions with Fin. We designed beautiful houses, funny head containers and our own name plates. When it was ready, Fin took some of our work home to put into his kiln to dry. Later, we glazed the plates and containers with P.V.A. glue and painted them different colours. We had [...]

2015-01-13T13:55:25+01:00January 3rd, 2015|Categories: Art|

3rd and 4th Pottery Lessons

Third and fourth class have recently started pottery lessons.  The boys are really enjoying these lessons mainly due to the enthusiasm and amazing skills of their pottery teacher Finn.  These lesson will continue for the next couple of weeks.  Here are some pictures from the first few lessons, in which they made containers in the shape [...]

2015-01-13T14:02:36+01:00November 12th, 2014|Categories: Art|

Construction underway!

5th and 6th class found a fab way to entertain themselves whilst developing creativity on these wet & miserable lunch-times recently when they took to basket-making with lollipop sticks! Why throw them away when you can while away the hours building something you can be so proud of later on?! Log in next week to see [...]

2014-02-10T12:21:22+01:00February 8th, 2014|Categories: 5th/6th class, Art|

Pottery Classes

During the first term, our pottery teacher Fin visited Ms Ryan and Ms Coughlan's classes. The boy were enthralled by Fin and were very creative in creating some fabulous pieces of art. Fin took many of the pupils creations away to be fired in his own kiln and we look forward to seeing the final products [...]

2014-01-16T14:29:17+01:00January 16th, 2014|Categories: Art|
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