Winter Windows Winner!

Huge congratulations to Markus, p4, whose work has been selected as a winner in the Edinburgh’s Winter Windows Competition! His work on the theme of ‘Kindness at Christmas’, will be exhibited in St. Patrick’s Square over the Festive Season! Many classes produced work for this competition. Here are some more entries – it must haveContinue reading “Winter Windows Winner!”

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 and on display. “I got a lot of inspiration from the paintings that were there…Continue reading “Art Competition Winner!”

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 Edinburgh’s Christmas, which included a trip on the Christmas tram and tickets for Edinburgh’s  IceContinue reading “Christmas Characters on the Tram!”

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 to create their own botanical studies.