ART WITH ZART IN THE BOTANIC GARDENS.

ART WITH ZART IN THE BOTANIC GARDENS.

1 day, 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM

VICTORIA

Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre
  • Birdwood Ave
  • South Yarra
  • MELBOURNE
  • VIC
  • 3141
  • Australia
  • PD hours: 6
  • $340.00 excl. GST

Description

ART WITH ZART IN THE BOTANIC GARDENS.

Ever wondered why nature is so inspiring and uplifting? Pattern, shape, form and texture abound in the natural world. Come and explore how learning can be linked to nature and wellbeing for a day at the Melbourne Botanic Gardens. This session inspires teachers to provide opportunities which enable children to be connected their world through art making.

We spend the day with Botanic Gardens Education staff, an artist and an early childhood consultant. You will be invited to explore the gardens with a relaxed creative mindset and view how nature and art are integrally linked.

The day includes:

  • An indigenous Welcome to Country
  • A walk with the Botanic Garden’s education staff
  • Practical art sessions using natural materials
  • A look at the importance of nature for our well being
  • Reflection on the importance of art in the lives of children and adults

This is suitable for teachers and educators working with children aged birth to eight years of age.

Australian Professional Teaching Standards: APTS – 3.3, 3.4, 6.3

National Quality Standard: QA - 1, 3, 4

Lunch and Morning Tea provided

This whole day event is always popular, please register early!