Japanese craft workshops for kids

What Children’s Workshops at the Grimaldi Forum
When: 19-30 July 2010
Age-range: 4-12 years old
Admission of €19 includes entry to exhibition; €85 for all five days
Contact: +377 99 99 30 00 or ticket@grimaldiforum.mc
Web: www.grimaldiforum.mc 

To coincide with the Kyoto-Tokyo Exhibition at the Grimaldi Forum, a series of fun workshops for kids has been organized to stimulate interest in Japan and its culture.  Each session has been specially designed as a game of discovery.

Monday 26 July: dicovering the Samurai: making a mask (paper, cardboard).

Tuesday 27 July: Japan through the art of Origami: making objects, animals (paper).

Wednesday 28 July Celebrating the Tokaido Route: making traditional flags.

Thursday 22 and 29 July Painted ceramic cat, the Maneki-Neko.

Friday 23 and 30 July M aking a manga-style character.

Workshops take place at 10am-12pm for 4-6 year olds and 2-4pm for 7-12 year olds.