The focus this term for 5/6 students is drawing and collage. Students were inspired by Pop Art movement and artist like Roy Lichtenstein and his artworks. Students created a work of art using an onomatopoeia word in the Pop Art style of Roy Lichtenstein. Many of the students used the Ben-Day dots for a background.
The Ben-Day Dots – printing process, named after illustrator and printer Benjamin Henry Day, Jr., is a technique dating from 1879. Depending on the effect, color and optical illusion needed, small colored dots are closely spaced, widely spaced or overlapping.