My Imaginary Monster

Exploring Shapes & Textures

Lesson 1


Learning Activity 1

Lets look at this artwork using See / Think / Wonder.



What do you see?


What do you think is going on?


What does it make you wonder?

What other materials can he use?

My Confident Self (2013)

Maris Stella High School (Primary)

This is a self-portrait expressing the student’s self-confidence and reflects his experience as an actor appearing on the TV for the first time. 


The colour buttons represent his cheerful personality and how he enjoys using everyday objects like buttons in his art making.

Watch and Learn

Portraits can be of animals and creatures too. 

Let's watch a short video of "Monsters University".

Take note of some of the interesting features of the monsters.

Share Your Learning 

Think of a few interesting features of the monsters.

Share your thoughts with a partner.