Let your creativity flow and learn to express yourself through the endless possibilities that studying Art offers at The Abbey. Gain the skills to bring your inspiration to life and enhance your understanding of artists’ work and its relevance to culture and society. The girls are encouraged to develop a strong core skill set of technical skills across a range of media, processes and techniques which enables them to gain an understanding of the breadth of the subject. Skills of creative expression are highly valued across the commercial and public sectors, leading to many satisfying careers.
The Art Department offers a wealth of extra-curricular activities including drawing club, printmaking club, ceramics and photography afterschool workshops, Photoshop club, animation club and the opportunity to participate in the Arts Award programme.
Debate the merits of art by taking part in the heats of the "Articulation" public speaking competition aiming to secure places at regional heats in Oxford.
We will also be organising a history of art / talking about works of art club.