Workshops

Colourfour

TITLE: Colourfour age: 4-7 years ACTIVITY: During this worrshop children learn and explore the basic elements of letterpress printing by tinkering and experimenting with ‘four colour’ printing. This workshop encourages creativity and self-expression through the creation Read more…

By Alessandra Arcella, ago
Workshops

STORYTELLING KEYRING

TITLE: Storytelling keyring age: 5-6 (family) and 8-11 (family/school) ACTIVITY: In this workshop, children will work with their hands and create something practical for themselves – a personalised  keyring reflector with their own secret story inside. They will print Read more…

By Alessandra Arcella, ago
Workshops

NOISY TYPES

TITLE: Noisy types age: 6-11 years  ACTIVITY: The workshop is based on the activity proposed by Maria Zaramella (onomatopoeias) and is dedicated to the discovery of sounds and noises that become special words. The onomatopoeias are printed on paper using a proof press. GALLERY: TUTORIAL: 

By Alessandra Arcella, ago
Workshops

IF THE LETTER O HAD A TAIL

TITLE: If the letter o had a tail age: 6-11 years  ACTIVITY: The workshop is based on the activity “Alfabestiario”proposed by Maria Zaramella and lets children transform movable types in a serie of curious animals– farms, desert, forest or simply fantasy. Each movable types becomes a useful shape that graphically describes the animal, then printed on paper through a proof press. GALLERY: TUTORIAL:   

By Alessandra Arcella, ago