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Project activity – workshop  “Fall in love with Picasso”

The workshop was held on November 27th this year. The participants were from the whole Dobele region. The students were introduced to Picasso’s creative work. In the beginning, pupils recognized Picasso-style works, working in groups. Then the students had to make ceramics work  in Picasso style. We learned about  this workshop and got a good experience  while visiting Germany 13.-17.05.2019.

Project activity- contest “Healthy salad”

Erasmus + project “European Craft House” activity “”Healthy salad”  took place in October.  The students became acquainted with the profession of cook. The children made their own salads, learned healthy eating.

Project activity Latvia- Martin day’s  Day Fair

Erasmus + project “European Craft House” activity- Martin day’s  Day Fair was held on the 4th November this year. The students did  the role of both- buyer and seller. The students traded their handicrafts and homemade by them sweets. The children learned to count money, to value the value of their creation.

Project dissemination, Latvia

 On the  17th of  October students parents attended seminar in the school , were project coordinator   presented project activities and  the project's contribution, impression  to students and teachers.

NATIONAL HANDICRAFTS FROM GERMANY


This is the project of the learning group 8 to 10. (Christmas calendar -wood) greetings

This is the project from the students learning group 6 to 7 (wind light with candle)

1Teil der Eierlegenden Wollmilchsau- Der Mutz

Der Mutz mit Sauerkraut, Brot und Bier

Der Mutz, das Fabeltier unsere Fabel beginnt.

Der Mutzjäger im Spezialanzug mit Motorradbrille und Zweizink

NATIONAL HANDICRAFTS FROM SWEDEN

Dala horse

Butter knives

Yarn Santas

Wreath

Apron

Maypole ornament

Mittens

NATIONAL HANDICRAFTS FROM ROMANIA

Here are the photos of the products made by our students at the National Handicrafts Contest.

For the competition the students painted wooden spoons, they made decorative bottles filled with seeds and berries. 

From the linen tissue they created decorative horseshoes, cutlery supports and handmade brooms and objects for wool processing (old traditional occupation).

The tissue technique was used to make miniature carpets.

Students made paintings using art string or sewing or gluing traditional dolls.

THE CONTINENTS

Interdisciplinary activity: practical skills, geography, mathematics, English

​The students: 
​produce the sphere that represents the earth globe;
correctly pronounce geographic names in English;
call the continents;
associate the shape of the planet with the geometric notion;


LEARN TO COUNT

Interdisciplinary activity: practical skills, mathematics, English

The students:
prepare the materials needed for the lesson;
​match the number with quantity;
make additions with intuitive support;
learn numbers and other expressions in English;

Visits to factories

Students visited a garment factory where they observed the production of men's shirts.
​At another enterprise of textiles students have seen manufacturing of knitted.
The students received textile raw materials for the activities of practical skills in their school.


Masterclass in the Caramel workshop

This year  On May 15th , students of    Berzupe Special Boarding School attended the Caramel Workshop, where they got to know different works, learned crafts, the process of caramel production, and students had the opportunity to make their own special  caramel.

"Reuse of raw materials"
(Recycling of recycled materials)
1.03.-25.03.2019.

Every student from the partners’ schools could  participate in the contest at will.  Every student made handicraft from the bottles, buttons, old newspapers, plastic bags, shoes, clothes, etc., using recycled raw materials.

The handicrafts could be made with different methods - sewn, glued, braided, knitted, folded etc.
A handicraft exhibition was  being created at the every partner school.
Each school choosed 7  the best works  according to the following criteria:
- Creativity
- Diligence
- Relevance to the theme of the contest
Authors of the best works took handicrafts’ photos with camera or mobile phone at different views- above, frontal, lateral
Art contest happened from 1.03.2019. till 25.03.2019.
Photos of the selected handicrafts put into project home page.
All contestants received certificates of the participation and prizes.

Handicraft LATVIA

Handicraft made of the denim and other fabrics - greeting cards, jewelry, key rings.
Handicraft made of the paper, rolls of the toilet paper, yarn - pencil holders, houses, an airplane.
Handicraft made of old music plates and blankets, papers - various dishes.
Handicrafts from the yarn and used plastic bags - wall     decors ,  tableware.
Handicrafts from the yarn, fabric cuttings – mittens , toys, bags.
Exhibition "Reuse of raw materials".

Recycling Sweden

We put yarn in half cut PET bottles, easy to use so they dont mess up together.

We cut an old sweater and made a pillow.

We took old crocheted cloth and put it on a bowl. We penseld with wallpaper glue and marvin medium. Dried to rigid.

We cut a par of old jeans and sew to a bag.

We took old glasjars and wired wire rund the top. We decorated and penseld with marvin medium.

We got old wallpapier exampels from a colorstore and fold it to paperbags.

We took a used schampoo bottel and cut to a mobilholder.

Recycling- romania

Hair clips support
Name of students: RAILEANU NICOLETA and ALEXUC ROXANA
Flower basket made of toothpicks
Name of student: RAILEANU FLORIN
Candy holder made of PET
Name of student: BUCIUMAN IONUT
Piggy-bank made of PET
Name of student: CIOBANU COSMIN
Bird's nest made of milk carton
Name of student: BIVOLARIU IOANA
Napkin holder made of ice cream sticks
Name of students: MAFTEAN NARCIS and MOISUC DAVIDE
Cabinet made of empty detergent boxes
Name of student: MANDREAN GABRIEL
Hair clips support
Name of students: RAILEANU NICOLETA and ALEXUC ROXANA
Flower basket made of toothpicks
Name of student: RAILEANU FLORIN
Candy holder made of PET
Name of student: BUCIUMAN IONUT
Piggy-bank made of PET
Name of student: CIOBANU COSMIN
Bird's nest made of milk carton
Name of student: BIVOLARIU IOANA
Napkin holder made of ice cream sticks
Name of students: MAFTEAN NARCIS and MOISUC DAVIDE
Cabinet made of empty detergent boxes
Name of student: MANDREAN GABRIEL

Recycling- GERMANY

Metall trifft Holz  - Metal meets wood

Baum aus Korken  - Tree of corks

Bilder aus Samen und Körnern - Pictures of seeds and grains

Bäume aus Stoffresten - Trees from fabric leftovers
Futterhaus aus Milchpacks - Feed house from milk packs

Huhn aus Papptellern - Chicken made of paper plates