Nurture a love of writing. Experiment with language, develop rich descriptive vocabulary, and use art and design from different times and cultures as inspiration for creative writing. Students create a booklet of responses that can be used in the classroom to produce extended pieces of writing. This program will be facilitated by an NGV Educator.
Discuss the relationship between visual art and written creative texts.
Analyse works of art and design from different cultural, historical and contemporary contexts using deep looking and close reading techniques.
Develop and share ideas for descriptive phrases and short pieces of creative writing which use rich vocabulary and literary devices.
Write and present texts inspired by professional pieces of creative writing and themes from artworks.