"Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up."
This year we had the pleasure to organize and teach with Kostis Sotirakos a book design and silkscreen printing workshop that was hosted at Onassis Cultural Centre Athens (Στεγη γραμματων & τεχνών). For two months and eight sessions we taught and learned at the same time with a group of wonderful children aged form nine to twelve.
Through collaboration and numerous design exercises and prints children worked together using shapes, colors and storytelling. They gave us wonderful designs which we screen printed with the help of Chris Angelakis in a limited edition book.
The results were: