Revised Art and Craft

REVISED ADDITIONAL  ART AND CRAFT PROGRAMME FOR FEIS NA nGLEANN 2017

THE FOLLOWING SUGGESTIONS ARE OPEN TO ALL AGE GROUPS FROM PRIMARY AGE TO ADULT.

1.PORTRAIT : PORTRÁID

Choose any of the following  in any  medium:

  • Self portrait
  • Family member
  • Imaginary person
  • Irish musician
  • Irish sportsperson
  • Historical character

2.AN DÚLRA:  FLORA AGUS FAUNA NA hÉIREANN

NATURE:  IRISH WILDLIFE

A  ÉIN :BIRDS found in the locality

  • Puffins in Rathlin
  • Whooper swans in Lough Beg
  • Avocets in Belfast Lough Reserve
  • Ringed Plovers in Waterfoot
  • Heron at Cushendun
  • Any native bird in a local habitat

B  BLÁTH FIAIN :WILDFLOWER

  • Any native wildflower

C  POSTERS:  A4

  • Illustrate and label a selection of seashore shells found on local beaches
  • Design a poster to encourage the protection of the threatened red squirrel

3  Illuminated Lettering

  • Decorative initial Letter CELTIC DESIGN  – DROP CAPITAL  as found at the beginning of many stories eg

Long ago in Ireland there was a giant  called Fionn Mc Cool………………………

Fadó,fadó  bhí fear  ann  

Or  any other introductory sentence 

4  CALLIGRAPHY

In handwriting produce a favourite verse or verses from the Blue Hills of Antrim and add an appropriate illustration.