Reflecting back to Egyptian era style and fashion, we decided to create our very own pair of Egyptian sandals. Taking inspiration from the cloths shoes and jewelry of the Egyptians. We first created our sandal structure by drawing around our shoes onto cardboard to make sure we had the exact shoe size for each student. From there we cut out those shapes and added our shoe structure on top, so they could be worn for fun. Then it was onto painting, collage and drawing to make
A fun and exciting way to introduce young children to not only recycle but also to upcycle. This is a group project creating a 3-D painting using only recyclable materials to make their masterpiece. Our students used everything from cardboard to plastic bottles to create their Saigon river scene. Taking inspiration from artists Vik Muniz- Wasteland project and Ha Schult- trash People. The students worked together in teams to cut and sculpt their shapes for the river scene.
Taking our artists through history with our Summer Camp Syllabus we have covered many eras of time. One of our top lessons so far was walking them through the Egyptian era all the way back to wall murals, symbols, ancient mummies and tombs. To fully immerse our little artists into the project, we felt it called for some interactive ways of working. So, to create our wall murals; we let them draw and paint directly onto the Vinspace studio walls. This caused great excitement a
To kick-start our pre-history themed classes the VinSpace team based the first set of classes on the Paleolithic arts. We started out first Summer Camp class on Animal Cave painting and sculpting caves together as a team. The class started off looking at ancient cave pictures and drawings to gain inspiration. Then we asked each of them to think and consider what they would draw to communicate their actions of their day-to-day life, whilst drawing in the style of a caveman. We