Papamoa Sand Art Class Friday 15th December 2023
Papamoa Sand Art Class Friday 15th December 2023Te Manawa O Papamoa School Whanau
In front of Surf Life Saving Club
Introduction to Sand Art with Kenrick. Learn about creativity, mindfulness, and create you own giant Sand Art design on this 2 hour class. No experience needed.
Individuals, Families. All welcome
This class is a thank you to Te Manawa O Papamoa School Whanau, with discounts for current students and whanau.
Adults 14yrs+ $50
Under 14's $20
Please be early, as the tide waits for no person and our canvas will be gone very quickly. Lesson will start at 2:30pm sharp.
Lesson will start with my explain my background and why I started doing this practice, (in short covid lockdown and loosing my mind, went to the beach and drew in the sand, and felt calm, also as I have adhd it helps me keep busy, be creative and enjoy nature).
Lesson will start with a few minutes to stop and sit and become aware of our surroundings. Using a short(1 min) grounding technique called 54321.
Similar to this... (not my video)
Then we will do a short 4 min guided mindfulness breathing exercise, called Box Breathing. Breath in for 4 seconds, hold for 4 second, out for 4 seconds, hold for 4 seconds. Similar to this... (not my video)
I will then show some basic techniques of circle sand art using bamboo, and a rake, then we will begin in our own circles where you can create as you wish with guidance from myself.
Each person will receive a drone photo of their final artwork.
All equipment provided.
Please bring sunscreen, water, snacks, and a warm jacket as the beach can be windy.
The class will only be canceled for heavy rain. Light drizzle we will continue.
If canceled you will have a chance to rebook for another session free of charge.
All welcome. The large designs require some physical fitness is required. Walking 2-4kms usually.
However we can accommodate wheels chairs, and less able persons.