Category Archives: Art

Picture Japan Winners 2018

We are delighted to announce that we have two winners in this competition run by the Japanese Consulate. Congratulations to Suvi, for  winning 1st prize in the p6 category with her beautiful lanterns and blossom trees. Winning 3rd prize in … Continue reading

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National Galleries Art Competition 2018

We are thrilled to share the news that Ethan, p3, has received a ‘Special Merit’ for his delightful image of a hungry and rather mischievous cat! Ethan’s work was created with black felt pen and a wash of water. He … Continue reading

Posted in Art, News Articles, Primary 2

Fringe Poster Competition 2018

Many pupils across the school created entries for this year’s Fringe Poster Competition. Congratulations to Harry p2/3, Sadie p2/3 and Parth p4M whose work was shortlisted and will be exhibited in the Fringe Poster Exhibition at Dynamic Earth. The free exhibition … Continue reading

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Art Competition Winner!

Lucy, p6R, was delighted to hear that her mixed-media collage had won 2nd prize in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children’s  art competition, ‘Through the Window’. She attended a prizegiving at the hospital where her work, ‘Purple Sunlight’, was framed … Continue reading

Posted in Art, News Articles, Primary 5B

Christmas Characters on the Tram!

Congratulations to Eoin and Mark from P4, whose winning watercolours are currently featured on the ‘Edinburgh’s Christmas ’ tram! The boys and their families attended a prizegiving ceremony at the airport and were presented goodie bags from Edinburgh Trams and … Continue reading

Posted in Art, News Articles, Primary 3B

‘Through the Window’

Congratulations to Lucy B. from p6B who has won 2nd prize in an art competition run by the Royal Hospital for Sick Children. The competition, ‘Through the Window, invited pupils to create work to be displayed in the new hospital … Continue reading

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P2/3 Harvest Art

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The pupils in P2/3 were delighted to be given fruit for their art lesson from the school dinner ladies! The pupils enjoyed the opportunity to observe the fruit closely, describing the colours and shapes they could see. They also thought … Continue reading

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P6R Botanical Art

The pupils in P6 are currently learning about ‘Plant Life’. In Art and Design they have been inspired by the work of several artists including Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh and Georgia O’Keeffe. They have been exploring the properties of different media … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Primary 5B

Magical Mermaids( and Mermen!)

P3 also created wonderful work on the theme of ‘Mermaids’ for  the Tesco Bank Art Competition. This work was planned in pencil then completed in black pen and chalk pastels. It makes you want to take a trip under the … Continue reading

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National Galleries Art Competition Winner!

  We are delighted to announce that Alfie, p3S has been awarded a special merit in the p1-3 category, ‘Pirates and Mermaids!’ There were over 7700 entries this year from all over Scotland are we are proud to have another … Continue reading

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