Nov
2
2:00 pm14:00

THE MINDFUL TOY MAKING WORKSHOP - SESSION 2

A MINI HOME FOR YOUR BUDDY - TEEPEE AND SLEEPING BAG MAKING

MAKING : Make a wooden teepee structure and customise the fabric tent. Make a sleeping bag for your wooden buddy to sleep comfortably! (duration 1h05)

BREAK : Healthy drink & snack

MINDFULNESS : During a pretend play time with the toys they made, we will all together talk about dreams and nightmares and the importance of sleep. I will lead them through a soothing sleep ritual they can repeat at home at bedtime. (duration 20min)

Teepee making

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Nov
23
2:00 pm14:00

THE MINDFUL TOY MAKING WORKSHOP - SESSION 3

THE WINDMILL AND THE CLOUD

MAKING : Learn the basic knowledge of wood and sanding. Sample being a toy maker and build your windmill out of the different components you have prepared. Paint/varnish your wooden cloud! (duration 1h10)

Toys to collect @hwgga studio the next day to allow drying time. Royal mail alternative if you leave more than 10miles away.

BREAK : healthy drink & snack

MINDFULNESS : Using the windmill and cloud they made, we will explore The sky-like attitude. Your child will learn to welcome his/her thougts and emotions coming and going and how to deal with them. Final guided meditation. (duration 20min)

Teepee making

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Nov
24
12:00 pm12:00

FESTIVE FAMILY MARKET

Held at Derby University, this annual festive event provides a great start to the Christmas shopping season. Featuring some great small businesses from across the UK, each with something to offer for the most perfect and unique Christmas presents.

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