“If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things.”
– Vincent Van Gogh
The artistic expression of the Art faculty of the School found new canvas for expression as they attended the workshop titled, “Articulate” organized by Pitambar and Rising Sun Publishing Company for art teachers of Delhi-NCR at the India International Centre on 17 August 2019 for further enhancement of their skills . The chief resource person, Ms Aditi Misra, Principal, Delhi Public School, Gurgaon, set the tone of the morning with her statement “Everyone cannot be an artist. But everyone can and must develop an appreciation of Art”.
The workshop laid stress on the importance of art in education and on the need to integrate it into the teaching of other subjects. Simple, effective techniques of art were introduced, according to the varying stages of children, from scribbles to the schematic stage.
Correspondingly, a variety of strategies were discussed in order to involve more and more children in activities related to art.