Art

“To evoke in oneself a feeling one has experienced and then by means of movements, lines, colours, sounds to transmit that feeling to others – this is the activity of Art”. Leo Tolstoy

Junior cycle
The student of Art at Junior cycle is introduced to various media – paint, print, sculpture and crafts.  They learn the techniques to express their designs and ideas.  The student is encouraged to explore their own unique interpretations of various themes.  This process culminates in a year long Junior Cert project in Third year.

Senior cycle
The student of Art at senior cycle further builds upon the creative skills acquired at Junior level to undertake more sophisticated work while the study of Art History and Appreciation is an important component at this level.