AS Level photography

Newent Community School Art Exhibition 2015

An invitation to all our friends and family,  This years Art Exhibition is from 4-8:30pm Thurday 9th July. Everyone is welcome. Pimms, Hog Roast and a fantastic celebration of  KS3, GCSE, and A Level Art work. Photography by Katie Hart AS Level.

May Hill inspirations

Our Year 12 Fine Art students showcased their artwork recently at May Hill’s Celebration day on June 13th. Students were invited by organiser Anne Charnock to submit work inspired by May Hill to be displayed alongside professional local artists. Visitors were impressed by the superb standard of art work from Newent’s outstanding art department. The … Continue reading

Resource building

It’s a very sunny day and I am getting ready for my Year 10 Fine Art class this afternoon. The art block is spookily quiet as I prepare for my lessons. Bet Bex is out in the sun having fun! Miriam.

Exploring the outside world again.

As the warmer weather comes in, we started exploring the outside world again. Discovering a sense of place, above are Miriam’s responses and below are mine. Bex xx

Be Happinatious!

Happy New Year. Our new year’s resolutions are simply this: swear less make more mess work with wood make lots of nice homey nesty stuff play at printing be happinatious

Miriam’s work at the New Leaf Gallery, Monmouth.

    If you are out and about in Monmouth pop into the lovely New Leaf Gallery and soak up some gorgeous ‘spring fresh’ artwork. This is my first time exhibiting at the gallery and my first time exhibiting in Wales too! I hope you enjoy the artwork. New Leaf website here Miriam. x

I must go down to the sea again….

I must go down to the sea again, the sea and the lonely sky, I left a pair of socks down there, I wonder if they’re dry? A couple of seaside doodles and a little poem that reminds me of my Dad, Bex.

Latest painting – work in progress

Severn near Newnham Acrylic on canvas Great light for painting in my teaching room – must be the Spring. Miriam

Sketchbook Inchies

Some of the doodles have developed into little inchie landscape things. And I’m off into making landscape collagraphs again. I love how one idea creates a catalyst for the next. Miriam.

Green things growing….. hello Spring!

Green things growing…. hello Spring! “Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes, and the grass grows by itself.” –  The Gospel According To Zen