This week we have been learning about colour. We found out that red, yellow and blue and the three 'starter' colours, or 'primary colours'. We looked at some art produced by the American artist Jackson Pollock; he created 'action paintings' using splatters and drips of paint. We were inspired by him and created our own Jackson Pollock style splatter artworks using primary colours. It was a bit messy but great fun!
Here are the finished artworks:
We then looked at another painter who used primary colours - the Dutch artist Piet Mondrian. We looked at the shapes he used in his paintings and then made our own versions: