Naas CBS Art Dept.

A showcase for the wonderful art, craft & design work created by the art students of Naas CBS, Co. Kildare

da Vinci comes to Dublin

A special exhibition of 10 original drawings produced by the Italian Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci will go on show at the National Gallery of Ireland on Wednesday 4th May. … Continue reading

May 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

TY Block Print-making

It’s January and the Transition years at Naas CBS have been busy learning all about block print-making. They are using Quick-print as their blocks and the paintings of Van Gogh as … Continue reading

January 25, 2016

Credit Union Art Competition success!

Three 2nd year art pupils from Naas CBS were successful in the regional finals of the Credit Union Art Competition. Mark Keogh from 2B achieved first place in the 11-13 … Continue reading

November 17, 2015

6th Year Still Life

6th year art pupils were busy this October drawing & painting from Still life compositions based on ‘The Great Bake-off’. Some pupils completed their works in pencil & some choose to … Continue reading

November 3, 2015

TY Self-Portrait Mono-prints

The Transition Years at Naas CBS have been working hard creating lovely mono-prints of themselves using oil pastels. This simple technique, where pupils work from photos, allows them to be … Continue reading

October 8, 2015

Senior Art Trip to Kilkenny

On Friday 25th September 2015 the 5th & 6th year art pupils enjoyed a lovely trip to the city of Kilkenny. We visited the Butler Gallery in the basement of … Continue reading

September 25, 2015

Changes to Leaving Cert Art Exam

Great news for pupils thinking of taking art for the Leaving Certificate…the archaic Leaving Certificate Art curriculum is finally due to be upgraded! Instead of the stressful practical exams pupils have had to … Continue reading

April 7, 2015 · Leave a comment