Category Archives: KIDS ART

Workshop Vertical Garden | The First Flower Field Is Up

  This is where they started   PS | 14052019 I just realized, how much their work looks like the Flowers by Andy Warhol! 🙂

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New Insects By 10-Year Olds

Insects are in danger and we need to help them. By inventing new, hybrid species, we can do this. I am doing a one year course to become an artist in school. Art education, a personal eye-opener. Tomorrow I am … Continue reading

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Art Education | Vertical Gardens By 6-Year Olds

This week I also conducted a workshop with the youngest in school, 6 year olds. They were explained that we need more insects and flowers, but we have little space for flower fields in the city. Therefor we need to … Continue reading

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Funky Flying Creature To The Rescue

  One of the first results from a workshop I did at the Flevopark School in my neighborhood. Insects are in danger and we need to help them. By inventing new, hybrid species, we can do this. This funky flying … Continue reading

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What Will 11 Years-Olds Say To Man-Made Bugs?

Tomorrow I am doing a workshop with 11 and 12 year olds on insects. As an artist I inspire them (diverge in educational lingo) to create a new insect, a man-made hybrid of technology and biology, to survive – and … Continue reading

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Artist’s Toolbox | The Sewing Machine

My mother’s sewing machine, a wedding gift. [Both my parents died and the sewing machine was a matter of dispute when they divorced.] I can’t believe I threw it out. Vito made some beautiful pieces with it. Read about it … Continue reading

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Kids Art | Snow Storm by a 5-year old

As I am training to become an art teacher, I monitored a workshop by a classmate. In the classroom were works of art done by the children hanging on all walls and windows. This is the work done by a … Continue reading

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The After Party | Looking For Happy Accidents

This picture I took after the silence was back in the room and I was alone cleaning up after one of my first workshops teaching children in primary school as an artist. It was about painting an important event, inspired … Continue reading

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Christmas Is Coming | No Phone Zone

Children down the street asking for a phone free zone. They would rather see us dance! Reasonable request 🙂  

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Early Work As A Teacher

You would think everything here on earth has been discovered by now. If you would want to find something new, where would you go? How would you travel? This was the question I put upon a group of 8 and … Continue reading

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