Introduction of the Month

Introduction of the Month gives you information about natural materials, experts, events or phenomena, which are actual in each month.

SPECIAL INTRODUCTION december 2012

EDIBLE PLANTS IN TODDLERS' TEACHING AND SUPPORTING CHILD'S DEVELOPMENT OF SELF

Mai Sein-Garcia, MA. ProNatMat Project Manager, Lecturer of Visual Art Therapy, Tallinn University

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SPECIAL INTRODUCTION october 2012

Editor is waiting papers from SRIK Tallinn.

SPECIAL INTRODUCTION june 2012

Editor is waiting papers from Estonian University of Life Sciences.

SPECIAL INTRODUCTION august 2012

Editor is waiting papers from City of Tartu/Turku infopoint.

 

SPECIAL INTRODUCTION April 2012: Handicraft course for visually impaired craftsmen

Sokeva Handicraft organized twig and recycled material course together with ProNatMat project for visually impaired craftsmen at 17.-19. of April 2012 in Vantaa at Sokeva Handicrafts premises.
The aim was learn to make old and traditional twig brooms and smaller twig products using metal wire as help. Twigs and wire were provided by the course organizer. The course gave also information about collecting time of twigs and proper storing of them. Bags and boxes were made from old braille paper in small groups. It was continuation of the previous braille paper course.

risuluutia   pistepaperi


A new way of weaving with frame was taught on the course. The product was table mat from sisal string. Knitters were taught Tunisian crochet, knitting braids and toys for cats and dogs were made from Lilli hollow weft by monk’s braid technique. Tawashi, weft crocheting, flower table mats were made as filling work and also hardening of lace cloths as baskets were taught.

lilli ontelo   pannunalunen