Invent, Learn and Create

At a Somerstreets festival back in September Connection Lab and the Beautiful Stuff Project hosted a collaborative mosaic table that was also part of the Reggio Emilia Wonder of Learning event’s calendar.  We set up three wooden drawers and mosaic tiles as an...

Teen Mosaic at The Children’s Room

We were invited back to The Children’s Room in Arlington to lead a collaborative mosaic project with teens.  In only 45 minutes they worked in small groups to mosaic hands in four different colors. Many of the teens added their own personal symbols or words...

Charlestown Nursery School

We visited the Charlestown Nursery School on the teachers’ very first day back in the classroom to explore the ways that mosaic can be used to engage students, parents and the community at large.  The teachers made a fast and furious collaborative mosaic of...

Access Day- Meet the Gack

While Dr Seuss’s Gack still reigns supreme, we had a great time at the deCordova yesterday building and decorating our own interpretation of the Gack. With a mermaid tail and some crazy horns, it emerged as a friendly monster that was colorful enough for kids to...