MODULE 1 WEEK 2

Welcome to Week Two!

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Recommended Reading (Slideshow)

Monday 23rd November

Resources 1st Session

Michelle Redgrave-Moore

Assignment

Michelle

  1. Describe how Therapeutic Arts can be beneficial for older people.
  2. How does art or being creative make you feel and how has it benefitted you in the past.
    (50 – 150 words)
  3. Create an image of your life sense using watercolour or pastels

Maria

Create a form in clay that denotes tiredness and exhaustion.

In your learning groups either by zoom or whatsapp discuss the following:

Observing Sculpture – sense of life

what does this form need to gain more strength and vitality. Change the form.
Takes pictures of the form before and after.

Tomorrow you need

Chalk pastels / paper  (for both sessions) & clay for assignment

A sour drink (lemon juice) and a sweet drink (honey)

Tuesday 24th November

Resources 2nd Session

Maria Albiez

The Nose –  pdf link.

Assignment

Michelle

Choose something either from the list or another living object.

Tree, Bird, Cat, Dog, Dolphin, Horse, Butterfly, Bee.

Record your narrative via your phone or computer (do it in one take).

Listen to the recording and create a form in response to your narrative in clay or play dough (see play dough recipe).
We will share your forms and narrative in Reflection Space on Wednesday.

When you are finished, add a photo of your clay form above and type up your narrative from your recording. Resist the urge to correct it. The focus is on the enlivened imagination and not perfecting grammar or use of language.

You can also just submit an image and upload your text document with your narrative.

Maria

1. In your learning groups (Whatsapp) discuss your taste painting. Following the instructions on the observation of taste sheet.
Observation of painting for a sense of taste

2. Share experiences of  warm encounters and cool encounters

Tomorrow you need

A natural object that has a pattern/gesture – e.g. shell, veg (mushrooms / red cabbage) or fruit (kiwi / orange).
Media: chalk pastels and/or colour pencils

Black paper / Chalk Pastels, an object to ‘upcycle’ or ‘repurpose’

Linda’s Resource (you may want to print it off)

Wednesday 25th November

Resources 1st Session

Michelle Redgrave-Moore

Resources 2nd Session

Linda Martin

Assignment

Linda

Watch a few Carl Rogers videos on Youtube

particularly the Gloria tapes.

Tomorrow you need

Some leaves and a white wax candle. The white candle needs to be smooth and cut to approx. 5cm.

A MESSAGE FROM SAM
Social media content coming soon! (probably next week).
Although you have signed a disclaimer stating that Tobias can showcase your work publicly, I am aware that there may be certain pieces you may be relunctant to show. Please let me know if this is the case. If you are unhappy with ANY post, message me and I shall take it down.

Thursday 26th November

Resources 1st Session

Michelle Redgrave-Moore

Resources 2nd Session

Maria Albiez

Assignment

Maria
1. Go for a walk with your notepad, stop and listen carefully. Choose 4 or 5 sounds and characterise them.
2. Share your painting with the person allocated in Maria’s chat (whatsapp) observe the photo that you receive and replicate it. Not due tomorrow.

Tomorrows resources for the second session are also in your boxes. It would be useful to have them handy.

Friday 27th November

The great meet-up! Between our sessions tomorrow we are going to attempt to gather everyone together. We are very excited about this!
During this session we shall make breakup up rooms and pair you up with someone from the other group for a few minutes.

Here are some questions you can ask each other 🙂

Resources 1st Session

Michelle Redgrave-Moore

POWER OF MUSIC ON THE BRAIN

https://youtu.be/rnUSNbqtVJI

COMPOSER WITH DEMENTIA

https://youtu.be/wUGoWKy4HyE

Movie to Watch: Alive inside

Alive Inside – a story of Music and Memory

Resources 2nd Session

Gill David / Jonathan Chequers

May our feelings penetrate into the centre of our heart

And seek, in love, to unite with human beings seeking the same goal,

With Spirit beings, who full of Grace,

Behold our earnest heartfelt striving,

and, in beholding, strengthen us from realms of light, illuminating our life in love.

~ Rudolf Steiner

Assignment

Michelle

1. Choose a piece of music from any genres. (i.e. classical / jazz)
2. Media – white wax crayon or a white candle and large piece of paper or roll of lining paper.
Process:
1. listen to the music
2. Draw using your non-dominant hand to the music or in response to the music you’ve just listened to
3. Listen to music again and use colour chalk pastel or watercolours in response to the music.
(if you have used wet-on-wet technique before, you can use it in this exercise)
4. Play the music again while observing your image of gestures and mood and note any key words or feelings that come up.

PLEASE NOTE
A workshop assignment has been added to the assignment list. Due date Feb Tutorial

Assignments

Personal Journal

PDF

Plant Journal

PDF

Modelling Assignment

PDF

12 Senses Assignment

PDF

Workshop Assignment

PDF

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Student Work

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