Updated: Jul 1, 2021
Some things are good enough to just be recreated as is. And there's not many works of art I create with the children at school, take home, frame and hang on my wall. This is no temporary, magnet-held, fridge-front display.
We studied Banksy and the meaning behind many of his works as part of our #BritishValues school-wide display theme.
I wanted every child to have an input so with torn newspaper and individual fingerprints, we created this magnificent standout piece.
And this year, our deputy of 30 years left, so we made a Bowie-Banksy leaving present she'd cherish forever... (see below)
For Colette, our deputy who's retiring this year, we gave her this. 400 hundred children's fingertips included!
Check out Peter Gill, he's full of inspiring ideas and has inspired many incredible art projects in schools ...