Category Archives for Art and craft projects

Jam jar worlds at dusk

  Bringing a splash of colour to a rainy Saturday morning. The Young Pioneers at Milton Keynes Arts Centre made an excellent job at surrounding their light filled jam jars with bright colours and all kinds of silhouettes that really … Continue reading

13. June 2015 by Roze
Categories: Art and craft projects, Fun, Lanterns, Local Events, Milton Keynes Arts Centre, school holiday projects, Silhouettes, Workshops | Leave a comment

Bird Houses #2

I tried to be objective and only include the group shot of bird houses from the end of yesterday’s session but I couldn’t help but share some other pictures too. One grandma returned to the workshop again with her grandson, … Continue reading

24. May 2015 by Roze
Categories: Art and craft projects, craft for kids, Milton Keynes Arts Centre, school holiday projects, Workshops | Leave a comment

Fantasy Birdhouses

I was lucky to have such great kids and parents at my second workshop this weekend at Milton Keynes Arts Centre. For two hours I helped them to make fantasy bird houses together. Everyone went home feeling so proud of … Continue reading

17. May 2015 by Roze
Categories: Art and craft projects, Art Group, craft for kids, Milton Keynes Arts Centre, Wellbeing, Workshops | 2 comments

Workshopping this morning

I thoroughly enjoyed leading this Milton Keynes Arts Centre workshop with local children and their parents this morning. We learnt how to make a zoetrope animation device and then we experimented with making our own animations. Such pleasure was taken … Continue reading

18. April 2015 by Roze
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A Herd of Reindeer Cards

We didn’t quite manage to get our Christmas cards made in the half term holidays but we did start them, finishing the printing this weekend instead. They were pretty easy to make, we just used standard poster paint. The temptation … Continue reading

19. November 2012 by Roze
Categories: Art and craft projects, card making, Christmas, craft for kids, Painting, printing, Simple Pleasures | Leave a comment

2nd Flotilla of boat cards

The boys and I teamed up to make this latest flotilla of boat cards. I took on the role of assistant and technician and they took on the role of art director and illustrator. I like these much more than … Continue reading

15. October 2012 by Roze
Categories: Art and craft projects, birthdays, boats, card making, Homemade cards | Leave a comment