Tag Archives: Art

Exploring STEAM

Today we have been working on STEAM projects such as Makey Makey, Ardruino, 3Doodle, WeDo 2.0 and robot kits.
Each group was given a different project to explore and we have created resources in our OneNote to share when we swap … Continue reading

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Van Gogh artwork impressions

Check out our impressions of Van Gogh’s Sunflowers.

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Christmas Concert 2017

Clontuskert’s Christmas Concert will take place in the school hall on Friday 22nd of December at 11.00am.
The Junior Room will perform “It’s a Baby” and the Seniors their own original play; “Wish Upon a Star”.
All are welcome.
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Christmas Art

In the run up to Christmas we have been very busy decorating the school with beautiful artwork. This art we are sharing with everyone as it is on our windows. Nollaig Shona dhaoibh go léir!

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Make a Day of It at TULCA Arts Festival

Joanna McGlynn (TULCA Arts Festival) and Josephine Vahey (Galway Schools Librarian) invited us to participate in Galway City Library on Merchant Road in Galway.
Firstly we participated in a Music Workshop with Anna and Sam from the band ‘My Fellow Sponges’. … Continue reading

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Padraic Ó Connaire Art Workshop

Today Joanna McGlynn and Marta came to Clontuskert for our final workshop on Padraic Ó Connaire. Marta is a very talented photographer and animator. She has worked on this fantastic film for an Irish band called ‘My Fellow Sponges’.

We worked … Continue reading

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Padraic Ó Connaire Workshop with Joanna McGlynn

Today we have progressed to finalising our plans for scene creation. Each group is allocating jobs and beginning to work on each picture from ‘M’Asal Beag Dubh.’
We looked at pictures of Padraic Ó Connaire to decide how he would look … Continue reading

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Art Workshop on Padraic Ó Connaire

Today Joanna McGlynn has been working with us. We are exploring the work of Padraic Ó Connaire and we will be working using shadow techniques to create artistic scenes.

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Summer Art

We have been very busy in the Senior Room creating some colourful summer art. Bain taitneamh as! 

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Still life artwork in the garden

Today we explored our favourite part of the garden and picked what we would like to draw. What a wonderful way to spend time in the sun! 

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