Shoes Folk Art Traditions

IF THE SHOE FITS

Travel back in time through present day and around the world for a look at shoes from simple to divine.  View shoes from functional to folk art: adorned, embellished, and amazing!  Make a decorative display-able pair or a single shoe during the ultimate building opportunity that lets you stretch your imagination, exercise your creativity, ingenuity, resourcefulness, and uses items rescued from your recycling bin and ours.  Cinderella would be jealous!

Scavenging for usable materials may be necessary.

Best for participants 6 years old and older.

60-90 minutes

BUILD A SERIES WITH:
Fantastic Trash

Fibers & Fingers

Japanese American Internment Art

No-Tech Toys


Image 1, 2: Bata Shoe Museum