Shadow Play

During the recent school holidays a group of volunteers from various Terre des Hommes homes came to the Core Trust for an intensive Shadow Puppet Workshop that was terrific. We needed to do some exercises and explore silhouettes initially which was an orderly process but as soon as the children had each made a puppet […]

Read more "Shadow Play"

Exalted valleys

From the depths of the pits of recent yesterdays, this morning the nursery flourished wholesome robust activity: just what plants love. The young men from Terre des Hommes fell upon the sight of seedlings in badly damaged bags; they whooped about setting things right with all the energy at their command. Some understood my terrible […]

Read more "Exalted valleys"