Your students learn the history and tradition of masks and experiment with paper sculpture techniques and three-dimensional forms. Students flex their imaginations by creating a mask of their own.
Key Inquiry Question
How can you use expressive colour and form to create your paper mask?
By the end of the program, students will
- Assess the historic and current use of masks as a form of cultural expression
- Explore elements of design such as space, shape and form
- Experiment with paper sculpture techniques while constructing a paper mask