Wednesday … Essay Support
It is really important that you keep
up to date with your Essay as it
counts towards your final grade.
Every Wednesday Miss May or Miss
Findlay will check through your
essay… so you MUST make sure you
bring your draft with you every
This will help and support you with your progress.
•1000 word draft of essay
•4 double pages of
•At least 3 double pages of artist research. This must
include transcriptions and good quality images of the
artists work- ALL ANNOTATED.
OctoberThis must all be completed by…
•At least 4 sustained
large A1 drawings, this
can be mixed media (collage etc)
•A set of good photographs
•Experimentation with Photographs (E.G. Photoshop,
scratching, drawing, cutting and reassembling)
•A completed first draft (max 3000) of the essay
NovemberThis must all be completed by….
•Completed Essay with illustrations,
and illustration list
•Continue researching individual
project theme, such as primary
images and resources,
artist research and media
DecemberThis must all be completed by….
6 double pages of idea
generations, each annotated
fully with media testing for
(You must use this time to
experiment with a variety of
JanuaryThis must all be completed by….
•Double page (at least) on final idea with annotated adjustments,
if any, from first ideas.
•Detailed evaluation of media to be used.
•Detailed planning of making, including
where materials/media can be sourced,
dimensions and format to be presented in.
•Plan of how final piece will be presented.
•Completion of final piece and evaluation.
FebruaryThis must all be completed by….
You will be given your
Exam question just
before February Half
Term so you can begin
to plan and think
about your idea…