- Start: Sat, 9 Dec 10:30am
- End: Sat, 9 Dec 12:00pm
Olympic Place, Auckland, New Zealand
Want to join a worldwide movement to "buy nothing" this holiday season? Join upcycler extraordinnaire Buffie Mawhinney of Funk up my Junk and local craft expert Silvia Spieksma to make some great upcycled holiday gifts! Tools and materials provided, but you are welcome to bring any materials you would like to upcycle including pre-loved t-shirts to make hanging planters with Silvia. Kids activities will also be available including making wildflower seed bombs, flower seed packs, and handmade cards.
Children will learn about and observe the fascinating world of underground critters and organisms (worms, bacteria, fungi) that nourish and compost our soil. We will follow up with an exploration of painting and drawing techniques using, crayons, ink, and sgraffito.Read More
This session will explore the theme of soil through painting and drawing by using soil from scratch and children will learn how to make their own paint. This is a fun and ancient painting activity that connect us directly to the prehistoric cave paintings, and old masters’ techniques.Read More