Get Creative: Yoga and visual arts activities by Elixir Arts

ShapeShift is a Shropshire Council funded arts project, using a movement and visual arts collaboration to bring together activities to promote embodied learning and body positivity. Inspired by the Five Ways to Wellbeing (Connect, Give, Take Notice, Keep Learning and...

Get Creative: Make your own miniature paper theatre

Local illustrator, Rebecca Whitby, has created these great worksheets showing you how to make your own miniature paper theatre! You will need: the templates below, pencil and rubber, scalpel and cutting mat, sketchbook, masking tape, ruler, scissors and colouring...

Get Creative: Make your own rubber stamps

Local illustrator, Rebecca Whitby, has created these great worksheets showing you how to make your own rubber stamp designs! You will need: Rubber stamps (preferably Helix), sketchpad, paper for printing, pencil, kitchen cloth, ink pads, lino carving tools and...

Get Creative: Simple Wool Garlands

These wool garlands are a great way to decorate a room and are incredibly simple to make. They also offer the perfect chance to use up all those scrap pieces of wool you may have at home. You can use any type of wool and any colours for this project. Materials: Wool...

Get Creative: Paper poppies

These paper poppies are very quick and easy to make and require very few materials. Make them in any colour or style you like! Materials: Downloadable template Coloured card or paper Floral wire Scissors Hot glue gun (other strong glue can be used) Instructions: Step...

Get Creative: Make a rag quilt without sewing

Here’s a textile project for those who would rather not sew! This rag quilt is fastened together with knots instead of stitching. Give it a go! This tutorial is for a quilt that measures 60 by 70 inches. Materials: Scissors Two feet each of six different fabric...
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