willow constructions for carnival, performances, Mardi Gras. Simon Honey and Jo
Beldham worked with 30 pupils at Stanley Park Junior School to help them create
15 big puppets for the Conference
of the Birds arts project in the London Borough of Sutton. The children acted
out scripted scenes during a final performance on stage at the Secombe Theatre.
It gave me an experience of a lifetime
George C year 5
were so lucky to have an opportunity like this. I loved it and if I could do it
again I definetly would!
Anna year 5
the Conference of the Birds Shadow
was not a child disengaged from this project they loved the art work and
creating their actual birds. Their excitement and enthusiasm was gratifying and
a superb response to the inspirational input of Karin Jashapara, Simon Honey,
Karen Barnett and Jo Beldham. The fruits of their labour drew plenty of comment
from other children and adults in school. Julie