A series of on-going creative education workshops designed and delivered by Dagmara at Hastings Contemporary to a range of participants, from primary school workshops to adult classes.
Workshops complement current exhibitions, celebrate the local and seasonal calendar and link to key stage 3-4 school curriculum. They have included:
Monoprinting and Greek Mythology – year 5, Churchwood School, Hastings
Inspired by the 18th and 19th C etchings of animals and beasts, pupils designed mythical beings which they later interpreted into mono prints and collaged with mono printed textures to decorate paper cut outs of Greek vases.
Miniworlds – Young Artists’ Lab: 11–16s art club
Masterclass 2: Create a miniature mixed media 3D environment inspired by works of Penny McCarthy and Caragh Thuring and experiment with lighting before taking a set of photographs as proposals for theatre and film sets.
Exploring mixed media techniques to create abstract and semi-figurative paintings.
Emotional Spaces Project
Therapeutic art workshop run with a group of 17-19 year olds exploring the expression of emotions through materials, shapes and body posture. Creating wearable body sculptures.
Snow Q - Regency Town House, Brighton.
Collaborative community project with poet Maria Jastrzebska and composer Peter Copley, working with the Young Carers and Older and Out charities. Inspired by the archetypes and themes of the Snow Queen fairy story….