This term, Year 6 has immersed themselves in the rich and vibrant world of Chinese art. Their journey began with an exploration of traditional Chinese pottery and the iconic imagery of dragons, which have captivated artists for centuries. The students delved into the techniques and symbolism behind these art forms, gaining a deeper appreciation for their cultural significance.

A highlight of their studies was the creation of the Four Gentlemen paintings, featuring bamboo, chrysanthemums, plum blossoms, and orchids. Each of these plants holds a special place in Chinese art, representing virtues such as resilience, elegance, and purity. The students learned to use a variety of brush strokes to capture the essence of these subjects, mastering the delicate balance required to produce authentic Chinese paintings.

Their hard work and dedication culminated in the production of some truly exceptional artwork.