In this practical, student gain an understanding of how cave painters may have used the natural rock formation to paint the animals and scenes onto them and how later painters have continued with this tradition.
In this practical, students use methods which have been used for centuries to produce inks.
This practical is suitable for all pupils as part of a general introduction to coloured substances.
Discover the links between art and science through different historical eras.
The Egyptian art era spans 3000–300 BCE. Discover the links between Egyptian art and science
The Ancient Greek art era spans 3000–30 BCE. Discover the links between Ancient Greek art and chemistry