Useful websites look here for research and some fun digital activities you can do online. this is a free online site that you can use in a similar way to Photoshop, but it’s free!! Take some of your own photographs and have a go at manipulating them. There is also an app for your phone.


Other apps to try… SNAPSEED & PICSART

Things to watch or listen to

Watch relevant television programmes such as Portrait Artist of the Year on Sky Arts, The Culture Show or Channel Four


YouTube an art/craft technique and have a go!

Things to read

Have a read of the arts section in a weekend broadsheet newspaper.

Go to your local library and take out some books on art or crafts that you might be interested in – then have a go yourself.

Places to visit

Southampton City Art Gallery -

John Hansard Gallery -

Aspex Portsmouth -

Galleries and museums further afield….

TATE galleries London, Liverpool and St Ives -

National Gallery, London. -

V&A museum, London -

British Museum, London -

The Design Museum, London -

Things to do

Take your sketchbook and camera everywhere you go. Whether it is the changing seasons, an interesting object or architecture,

inspiration is all around. (If you are in yr10/11 you can link your drawings/photos to the theme of your coursework)