German folk tales in BRITISH MUSEUM

An evening of festivities inspired by German folk tales and folklore.

There was a series of events in British museum dedicated to German folklore and culture. The workshops included:

Cinderella’s Slippers

Design your own Cinderella shoe print to take home with you, inspired by the work of contemporary illustrators and artists who have been influenced by the tale of Cinderella. Led by Georgina Trestler CSM

Sisters Grimm

Celebrate the female characters of German folk tales by contributing to the ‘Sisters Grimm’ fanzine. Create a collage using illustrations and text, and scan it in, to help create a unique DIY publication. Led by Rosemary Cronin, Chelsea.

Fairy Tale Houses

Construct a building inspired by the fantastical housed in German Folk Tales. Led by Students from Wimbledon.

Shadow Puppets

Create your own shadow puppet inspired by fairy tale characters ad the wonderful animation work of german filmmaker Lette Reiniger, with an opportunity to capture your own puppet scene. Led by Judy Wang and Dom Biddulph CSM. 

So proud that students from our university ran these amazing workshops!

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