Day 1 - Project Diary

Connecting the Worlds through Art


7th class students of Niranjana Public Welfare School present themselves and their village...


Morning session:

I want the students to connect with their creativity, therefore I make them draw

Blind self-portraits

After that they are allowed to make the paintings 'nice'...


For the boys it seems to be easier to stay connected - in most cases you can really see the original drawings in the coloured paintings. The girls are very busy in making their drawings 'perfect' - they are erasing their original drawings, creating a kind of Manga-Princess instead. There are arising many nice paintings, unfortunately each of them very similar to the others.

Maybe I should forbid using the rubber tomorrow :) ...


For those, who have completed their paintings, I give an

Extra task:

Creating a map of the village