“The artist is not a special kind of person; rather each person is a special kind of artist.”
“Imagination is more important than knowledge.”
“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.”
Art fires the imagination and stimulates creativity and inventiveness. In the rapidly changing modern world, dominated by technological innovations, these qualities are as important as ever. At Huish Primary School, we endeavour to provide inspiring and exciting opportunities for children to learn about and create art. It is our vision to nurture, explore, and bring out the artistic talent which lies within every child.
Studying art provides all children with the opportunity to express themselves imaginatively, celebrate diversity and also helps to develop critical thinking and the ability to interpret and respond to the world around them. We recognise the positive impact art can have on wellbeing and self-esteem and strive to ensure children feel equipped to succeed, unafraid to make mistakes and able to enjoy being creative.
At Huish, our children will: