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James Rizzi

James Rizzi is an artist. He does animated pictures.  We drew towers by James Rizzi – a cityscape. The towers are our favorite art so far. People that walk past our class compliment our art. James Rizzi was born in … Continue reading

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Modigliani Art

Modigliani is a man from Italy. He is famous for his out of proportion style of portraits. We used oil pastels to colour our portraits. We outlined our portrait features with black oil pastel at the end. The features are … Continue reading

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Picasso Art

We did Picasso art because he has a good imagination. Picasso’s art has a really nice style to it. He sections his art into different parts. Picasso is very famous for his portraits. Picasso had a few periods in hi … Continue reading

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Our Favourite Books

“If you are going to get anywhere in life you are going to have to read a lot of books.” Roald Dahl On September 13th we celebrated Roald Dahl’s birthday. We wrote about our favourite books. We designed book covers … Continue reading

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Sunflowers

Just like Van Gough the artists in Rang a 5 were inspired by sunflowers.

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Galway Art

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Modigliani Portraits

Our portraits are based on the work of Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920). 

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Meadowsweet

Today we had a visit from Marina from wildflowerscansing.ie. She gave us a workshop on the Meadowsweet. It was really interesting. We drew some pictures and then we listened to the plant singing.

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Van Gogh

We were learning about Van Gogh this week. He was very interesting.  Vincent van Gogh was born in the Netherlands in 1853.  He was a painter and a sculptor. In this early part of his career, van Gogh used a lot … Continue reading

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Friendship Week

Last week we celebrated Friendship week in our school. We did lots of activites during the week all about friends. On Friday morning we went to Ms. Glynn’s Senior Infant class and we paired up. We helped the children to … Continue reading

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