5 & 6 August 2020
TUTOR Greer Pester
DAY Wednesday & Thursday 10am – 3pm
DATES 5 & 6 August (2 days)
AGES 5 – 12
LOCATION Art Studios
Join artist Greer Pester as we explore edible art materials to create ephemeral sculptures and masterpieces, exploring the origins and symbolism behind the food we eat and experimenting with new creative ways of playing with our food.
You will make Veggie Beasts, try your hand at cochineal tortilla wrap painting, create Dead Bread with A Face and experiment in the Jelly Lab.
Greer Pester (b. 1988) is an artist working between Scotland and Mexico. She graduated from the Painting and Sculpture department at Edinburgh College of Art and has been since facilitating creative workshops for various community groups of all ages and ethnicities, including Integration Networks, The Hidden Gardens and Tramway in Glasgow, University of Reading, Women’s Aid and Taigh Chaersabhagh Museum and Arts Centre – North Uist.