Working in Early years education for the William Morris Gallery can be at times challenging. It certainly is a lot of fun Interpreting the adult world to digestible constructs through craft ( not to mention that it should be beautiful), games, song and food. Here are a few of things we have made over the last few sessions. The Walthamstow Toy library has been invaluable in helping with play toys. Those little crafters are just amazing. Enjoy!
William Morris garden displays their flowers.
William De Morgan Persian influenced colours paper mached into a plate.
Sinbad the Sailor's sail
A seafaring session of the 5th voyage of Sinbad and the flying Roc. William de Morgan Triptych tile of the galleon ship as inspiration
This weave was made a few session back, with artist Carolyn Abbott.