Category Archives: Art

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

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‘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

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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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Picture Japan Winners!

Huge congratulations to our three prizewinners , ( Ursi, first prize P6, Suvi, third prize P5 and Megan, third prize P7 ), in this year’s ‘Picture Japan’ art competition run by the Japanese Consulate. The pupils were presented with certificates … Continue reading

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Pirates Ahoy!

Pupils in p3 thoroughly enjoyed exploring ways of representing ‘Pirates’ when entering the Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools! Their delightful work shows bold use of colour and composition and a range of media use including watercolour, oil pastels and … Continue reading

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2017 Fringe Poster Competition Success

We are delighted to announce that Luke, p3B and Tristan p5B have been shortlisted in  this year’s Fringe Schools Poster Competition and their work will be exhibitied in the Fringe Poster Competition Exhibition in Dynamic Earth. Well done Luke and … Continue reading

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Picasso-inspired Portraits

As part of their topic on ‘Europe’, the p6 pupils have been looking at the work of Spanish artist,   Pablo Picasso. There were mixed reactions to his style of portraiture and the pupils found it very challenging to create … Continue reading

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