Future Artists Spotted in 4L

April 04, 2019

This afternoon, 4L have been creating a piece of art work in the style of Vincent Van Gogh.

Over the past few weeks 4L have been learning about the life and work of Vincent Van Gogh. We have design an information poster about his life and his career.

Did you know that he painted over 900 paintings? Yet interestingly, while he was alive, he only sold one painting!

We have also been looking at his use of colour, at the start of his career, many of his paintings used dark and dull colours, but after he moved his paintings begun to have bright and bold colours. We looked at the effect different colours can have and how they can change the mood of a painting.

Finally, today we sketched and painted our own paintings in the style of Van Gogh, take a look at our hard work: