Family Kite-Making

Family Kite-Making at House for an Art Lover's Studio Pavilion is an intergenerational art class where participants will create a decorative kite inspired by a variety of different cultures!

Family Kite-Making

About Family Kite-Making

This is an intergenerational art class which invites adults and young people to learn together, create collaborative artwork, support and inspire one another.

Inspired by a variety of different cultures, we will create and experiment with kite making. Constructing both individual and collaborative decorative kites. One of our main sources of inspiration will be the Guatemalan ‘Barrilete’ kites flown on all saints day to say hello to and celebrate the dead. Children will be encouraged to write messages to the eyes of sky and cosmos.

Greer Pester (b. 1988) is an artist working between Scotland and Mexico. She graduated from the Painting and Sculpture department at Edinburgh College of Art and has been since facilitating creative workshops for various community groups of all ages and ethnicities, including Integration Networks, The Hidden Gardens and Tramway in Glasgow, University of Reading, Women’s Aid and Taigh Chaersabhagh Museum and Arts Centre – North Uist.

Book via the Studio Pavilion website!

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