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…

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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: 

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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:   

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STAMPS IN A BOX

TITLE: Stamps in a box AGE: 6-10 years  ACTIVITY:  The Stamps in a box workshop helps children decorate a cardboard box by experimenting with the embossing printing technique to create original and bespoke patterns, drawings, decorations and textures. This making activity Read more…

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