With Halloween approaching what better was to get the children engaged than a pumpkin painting session in the style of Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. We paid homage to Kusama's lifelong obsession with its bulbous form by using her signature style of repetitive dots to decorate our very own. We prepped all the pumpkins with a bright yellow emulsion to give a vibrant base for the children to create their masterpieces and gave them the option of either painting or using marker p
Our week spent collecting leaves from the parks, streets, squares and playgrounds of Kennington and Barnes paid off! We had a stunning selection for the children to work with and be inspired by. They produced some beautiful autumnal designs by selecting specific colours and leaf patterns and sticking them onto card.