Inspiring Art

World Cultures and Faiths: South America

A range of textiles, a colourful painted Jaguar mask, carved gourd ornament with Nazca line designs, musical instruments and poster for handlng. Following discussion, children can take part in a range of craft activities (depending on time available – to be discussed beforehand), including making a poncho using printing or collage, tiny peg worry dolls, ‘Gods eye’ weavings, lama masks with ear decorations or press print Nazca animals.