THE SHOCK OF THE NUDE (in school) (2015 update)

Life-drawing fits very well in any or all of the three components in the new DP visual arts course, so I’m re-visiting the concept and suggesting some possible links to the new course As a comparative study - artists of course have been working from the human form for hundreds if not thousands of years, so for example students could examine and compare artworks, objects or artefacts with the theme of the human figure “at least two of which need ...

Price is what you pay – value is what you get

  Parents shopping for the Christmas must-have toys, such as the Furby toy, may be paying more online than in their local retail stores. The price of a product, for example, on Amazon’s UK website can change more than five times a day as aggressive ‘third-party’ sellers capitalise on this year’s most popular Christmas toys. As the supply of a product falls, such as for in-demand Christmas toys, prices tend to increase. Third-party sellers on Amazon change their prices depending on the ...