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Just a quick update to let you know that I am now using Patreon to share lots of resources for teaching art. What is Patreon?It is a membership business that lets me share specific and exclusive resources and teaching materials with other teachers. Why am I using it?The cost of running this site is increasing […]

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KS3 Art Lessons: Pattern Design

I have been teaching pattern design inspired by MC Escher to my Year 8 groups in school. By the end of the project, students were able to understand how to abstract sections of previous drawings and develop them into patterns. They looked at 4 simple pattern repeats: basic, half drop, 90 degree rotation and reflection. […]

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