Teachers & Group Leaders

Roses and Castles

Key Stage 2
60 Minutes
Up to 20 children


Learn to paint classic canal roses and decorate a paper plate - and see how the canal people used the design

National Curriculum

Art and Design

  • To improve their mastery of art and design techniques, including drawing, painting and sculpture with a range of materials


  • To carry out a local history study

Learning Objectives

  • To explore the techniques and uses of canal art


Input can be varied according to needs as appropriate