Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Tepees @ Derby Univeristy

We worked with 3 groups of Early Years Students and a group of students visiting from Athens over 3 days.
We created 4 tepees using bamboo,willow, recycled plastics and fabrics.The tepees are sited at the top of the driveway to the university.
It was very enjoyable to work with all the students.

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Particle Project - Well Dressing @ Middle Street

Our 4th session we created small well dressings using clay, flowers, fish tank gravel, seeds. We placed them in the Middle Street Garden under the tree.


Saturday, 10 March 2018

International Womens Day - 100 Years Votes For Women

We delivered an activity at International Womens Day on Derby Market Place on 10 March.
We were supporting the Central England Cooperative with one of their campaigns.
We had a very good day creating lots of bunting of women from the past, present and future with positive messages.

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Particle Project - Mosaic Shapes @ Middle Street

At our 3rd session we created mosaics using glass beads, mosaic tiles, ceramic tiles onto wooden cutout shapes with tile grout.

Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Particle Project - Paper Collage @ Middle Street

The 2nd session at Middle Street we created Paper Collages using wrapping paper, coloured paper and glue.

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Particle Project - Fabric Pots @ Middle Street

We have started another series of workshops at Middle Street in Beeston.
We worked with a group of women to create stunning fabric pots to welcome in the spring.

Saturday, 17 February 2018

Chinese New Year @ Erewash Museum

We spent the whole week working with schools around Ilkeston to create Chinese Dog Puppets and Chinese lanterns to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
Colouring the head and tail
cutting out

making a concertina body

On the day of the procession we had around 150 people come and make cylinder lanterns in the Hayloft at Erewash Museum, it was busy phew!! 

The lanterns looked amazing in the procession and tiger puppet gave a great performance in the market place