Life Drawing Workshop

Life Drawing Workshop

  • December 16, 2019

On Thursday 12/12/19 the 6th Form Fine Art students went to Arts University Bournemouth for a Life Drawing workshop. Students were given an insight in to University life and careers in the Arts, and then a personalised tour of the departments they were keen to see

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Rotary Interschool Photography Competition 2020 – the launch pack!

Rotary Interschool Photography Competition 2020 – the launch pack!

  • December 6, 2019

Dear Parents / Carers, You and your family are hereby invited to enter the Rotary Interschool Photography Competition 2020! The competition is now in its 8th year and has grown into a thriving community project involving an incredible 18 schools from across Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire.

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Year 10 Art Workshop with Darrell Wakelam

Year 10 Art Workshop with Darrell Wakelam

  • April 30, 2019

This past Friday Year 10 Art Students had the privilege of taking part in a 3D workshop with local artist Darrell Wakelam. Darrell gave excellent demonstrations and support on how to use card to create 3D sculptures which the students took to at once. The students

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Pet Portrait Winners – Art & Design Taster Session

Pet Portrait Winners – Art & Design Taster Session

  • April 2, 2019

Recently Year 5 and 6 student’s from local primary schools took part in an Art and Design taster session at The Purbeck School. This session allowed the students an insight into studying Art and Design at The Purbeck School. Students were taught different methods of painting

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Year 10 & 11 ‘Memory Wall’ community outreach art project

Year 10 & 11 ‘Memory Wall’ community outreach art project

  • March 4, 2019

Year 10 & 11 Art students have begun work on a community outreach art project with Miss Hayward and Mr Lynn, to provide a ‘Memory Wall’ mural to be installed at Anglebury Court residential home. This allows residents, families and staff to reconnect with their memories

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Rotary Interschool Photography Competition 2019

Rotary Interschool Photography Competition 2019

  • December 17, 2018

Dear Parents / Carers, You and your family are hereby invited to enter the Rotary Interschool Photography Competition 2019! The competition is now its 8th year and has grown into a thriving community project involving an incredible 17 schools from across Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire There

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Art corridor update

Art corridor update

  • June 18, 2018

This summer term, The Art department corridor has been given a fantastic renovation. With plans to show student work to its best effect, the new display features new framing and wooden panelling which will allow for a range of work to be regularly exhibited throughout the

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Y10 Art-Textile Workshop with Helen Biles

Y10 Art-Textile Workshop with Helen Biles

  • March 26, 2018

On Friday, the artist Helen Biles led a rust printing art-textiles workshop for our year 10 art students. Helen is the organiser for Purbeck Arts Week, and we maintain our strong community link by organising artist workshops and creating work for the Purbeck Young Artist awards

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World Book Day cross-curricular workshop

World Book Day cross-curricular workshop

  • March 14, 2018

Our World Book Day cross-curricular workshop went down a storm on Wednesday 28th February. The students had a really varied day, and all completed a really lovely children’s story book with paper-cut illustration. We are really fortunate that the Canadian paper-cut illustrator, Ashley Barron, got involved

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“A Moment in Time”

“A Moment in Time”

  • January 5, 2018

“A Moment in Time” Students, Staff & Parents from the following schools are invited to submit photographs: Ringwood School Moyles Court School Burgate School and Sixth Form Trafalgar School at Downton Purbeck School Wildern School (Hedge End, Southampton) Arnewood School (New Milton) Downton Primary School Poulner

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