Art and Design Report Statements


Art and Design Report Statements

This page contains Art statements to help teachers complete end-of-year pupil reports. The statements are categorised to make them easier to browse. Please use our contact form if you have any useful statements we can add to our list.

Investigating and making art, craft and design

is beginning to add more detail to his/her artwork
is beginning to mix paints to make colours better suited for his/her requirements
has created some quite detailed observational sketches
is able to use art to express his/her ideas and feelings
finds art difficult and tends to rush his/her work
is beginning to experiment with texture/shading/perspective in his/her artwork
he/she makes good use of space/colour/perspective
has produced artwork using a variety of media
sometimes loses patience with his/her artwork resulting in a loss of quality
is quite patient with his/her artwork
is beginning to recognise some of the different techniques used to produce paintings
has a good sense of colour which he/she applies to his artwork
artwork is becoming more accurate in its visual representation
finds it hard to visualise the details of things that he/she cannot actually see
is making steady/good progress with his/her fine motor skills
is beginning to develop his/her own artistic style
needs to ensure that the main focus of his/her work is in proportion to the background

Evaluation and Developing Work

is able to assess the quality of his/her artwork and suggest improvements
is able to identify aspects of a piece of art that he/she likes and dislikes giving reasons for his/her preferences

Knowledge and Understanding


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