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  • 22 Oct Heather McReynolds
    CS Assessment
    hmmm, would it be a still of the animation as the art work being analyzed? Technically I suppose this is possible although I dont recommend... t If your student is really set on this idea then she could explore various animation styles from...
  • 22 Oct Heather McReynolds
    E submission Process Portfolio
    Hi Jeanie, it was posted on IBIS where you upload and submit student work. However the general consensus is too keep files smaller if possibile as it presented some problems, i.e.super long upload times
  • 22 Oct Kymberley Bottomley
    CS Assessment
    Hi Heather, A student wants to use a Ghibli Studio film for the CS as one of the 'artworks' can he? I can't seem to find any information about this. Thanks Kym
  • 22 Oct Jeanie Merila
    E submission Process Portfolio
    Thanks so much for the update on 50MB size for Process Portfolio. Can you tell me where this information was first shared? I just did an IB Cat 3 workshop and no one mentioned it. Thank you.
  • 21 Oct Heather McReynolds
    Exhibition Assessment
    Hi Liza, Im all in favour of this, and I think the way to proceed is to explicitly state in the exhibition text that the sound is the students own voice and that it is an integral part of the piece. Hopefully the examiner will decide to listen....
  • 21 Oct Liza Roos
    Exhibition Assessment
    Hi Heather, one of my students want to create an enveloping sensory installation, including sound. I know that examiners are instructed to turn to sound off because of authentication. But what if it is the student speaking? Is there a way to...
  • 7 Oct irina Milenkaya
    The Comparative Study
    Thank you Heather! Its a great support of yours!
  • 6 Oct Heather McReynolds
    Comparative Study Examples
    Hi Amy, the recommended font size is 12 point , and font type should be kept simple, easy to read.
  • Hi, My apologies, as I am sure I have asked this before, but is there a certain font type pupils must use and/or font size? Thanks, Amy
  • 6 Oct Heather McReynolds
    Exhibition Gallery
    Heba, in the case of work that is directly referential to another artist this must be cited in the accompanying exhibition text. just a note: if the work is strongly derivative would it perhaps be better as a critical investigation in the...
  • 6 Oct emma butler
    Interpretive Frameworks
    This is a really great resource, Thank you
  • 5 Oct Heba Salem
    Exhibition Gallery
    Heba Salem30 September 2019 - 06:30 Hello Heather, One of my student's exhibition piece is inspired by a digital artist. Both of the students work and the artists work is visually similar. The artist piece shows a mans arm with Arabic calligraphy...