For National Children's Carnival Week schools across Hackney got their carnival skills on in arts, craft and dance workshops. All week, kids have been reconnecting with the joy of making and dancing, led by our fantastic carnival artists.
Check out some of the pictures of Taru Arts' workshops at Morningside Primary School who dedicated a whole day to carnival activities alongside our project. They are sure to get you in the mood for this year's Hackney Carnival at Home!
Participating Hackney schools:
Betty Layward Primary School
Colvestone Primary School
Millfield Community School
Morningside Primary School
Randal Cremer Primary School
Springfield Primary School
St. Paul’s with St. Michael’s Primary School
Hackney Carnival Groups who worked in schools:
Jamboulay Carnival Arts
Unity No Nonsense
Hackney Carnival Community Engagement and Public Art Producer: Deb Mullins
Hackney Council: Lucy McMenemy