Collaborations

Early Years

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Early Years

‘Who will help me to bake this bread?’ The Little Red Hen puppet told her story, and then she helped us to make our own bread. Afterwards we went outdoors to make the most delicious mud pie. Here and Elsewhere with Ikon Gallery was an early years project. I told puppet stories at Lillian de Lissa and Poppets nurseries, followed by hands-on (aka fabulously messy) creative activities to inspire lots of talking. Parents brought in their own stories, memories and clapping rhymes to add to the mix.   Why does dough make your hands sticky? Lots of creative play before, during and after baking. We talked a lot about all the ingredients you need to make a mud pie!...

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