Lavender Crafts

I have upcycled and reused all sort of materials to create art in the past but I must say that more and more I’m loving to grow my own art materials and sharing it with all living beings along the way. So for the last couple of years, I’ve been growing lavender [among other things] …

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Wizardry Jars & Props for Kids Birthday Party

I love children but not often do birthday parties, even so, I couldn’t say no to this one and ended up having a lot of fun creating the props for the games and playing with them. Think I might even give it another try sometime 😉 All photos by Fernando Matoso.

Puppet Making Workshops

Partículas Elementares and their puppet show “O Nabo Gigante” went on a journey to São Miguel, Açores, and I was invited to join them with 3 puppet-making workshops. The first sessions happened in Água de Pau school and the last at the Tomaz Borba Vieira Municipal Library. Events photos by Câmara Municipal de Lagoa – Açores.

Na Kalha 2018

Na Kalha, is a street music festival in Ovar, Portugal. I helped create and set the performance spaces with stenciled boxes, conceived hanging installations around the town, painted a wall and helped during the event assisting the participating artists.    

Windmill flower fields

Windmill flower fields is an art installation inspired on the Chinese Proverb “When winds of change blow, some build walls while others build windmills”. It’s a garden of crafted flowers made of branches & upcycled papers from magazines and cardboard. Each is handmade with love, planted with care and watered by the wind, a seed …

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