Tag Archives: Primary school

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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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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Scary and yukkie are key today

Today is Halloween, and although celebrating Halloween is rather new in Holland, in schools it is a welcome opportunity to celebrate and dress up! Here are a few ideas for the snacks. (Scary and yukkie are the key elements to … Continue reading

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Motivational posters by 12 year olds

From the workshop and show described in my last post Hello World! one more selection of art. It’s from the Farewell Book of the eldest children, group 8, aged 11 and 12. Every year a book of hopes and dreams … Continue reading

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