How's everyone holding up? Going a little bonko nuts or channeling all that good creative energy into making things?
Here's a fun lesson I created based on the fabulously talented Shaun Tan's The Lost Thing, which I absolutely adore. I found this video and the storybook it was based on while taking a Expressive Arts course in Grad school. I fell in love. It's a story about belonging and odd creatures, and friendship.
"Something that doesn't quite fit."
First, watch the Lost Thing.
Shaun Tan talks about his creative process here:
Now, let's play. Design your lost thing based on the creatures in Utopia at the end of the movie.
Shortcut to creating:
Extra Fun. Write about Belonging.
Here's what I created, my Lost Thing design.
Until next time,