Drawing Source Material: Ancient Greek Architecture

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Ancient Greek Architecture

Use the film below as source material to enable an exploration of drawing Ancient Greek architecture.

Pause the footage at points which catch your eye and invite the children to make timed drawings – 15 minutes, 10 minutes, 5 minutes, 2 minutes or 1 minute. 

Vary the drawing materials you use and work in sketchbooks or sheets of paper of different sizes and textures. You may also like to make multiple line drawings over one page – each with a different colour or line weight, to describe different pause points in the same film. 

Explore Ancient Corinth in 3D.

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