Archive: September 23, 2017

Autumn Term 2017 – week 3

Butterflies: Pattern, Mark making and Colour Week 3: The final week of this VERY short block is where the outcomes all varied – depending on age and ability and personal choice….. All the young creatives in the Saturday workshops were given a choice of how they wanted to make their final butterfly. Some of the

Autumn Term 2017 – week 2

Butterflies: Pattern, Mark making and Colour Week 2: So, after the colourful fun of week 1, it was time to start turning the beautiful patterned paper into something that looked like butterflies or moths. The young creatives were again shown images of butterflies to get further inspiration for patterns and shapes. Using the prepared paper,

Autumn Term 2017 – week 1

Butterflies: Pattern, Mark making and Colour Week 1: After what seems like a really long summer break the term-time workshops started back with lots of familiar faces returning and some new starts too!! Inspiration for this workshop block came from a summer visit to the Botanic Gardens in St Andrews  and the butterfly house. I’ve