Be your own architect and build your dream cubby house! Use giant foam blocks to build whatever you can imagine. Construct a castle or a sky-scraper, or work together as a team to build a whole city!
Express from the US, designer/ artist Eric Lennartson will create one of his amazing Tapescapes here as part of Construction Site for this year’s summer holiday fun. This 20 metre-squared multi-level playspace for kids features tunnels and slides created entirely from packing tape.
Image: Intarsia with Soldiers, c.1760-1780, possibly Prussia, maker unknown (initials JSJ), wool, all hand sewn, intarsia. Photo Tim Connolly, Shoot Studios
The history of military conflict and the soldier’s life is retold through the ‘war quilts’ of this very rare collection curated by leading quilt historian Dr Annette Gero. War-Time Quilts: Quilts from Military Fabrics features a dazzling array of unique and diverse quilts made from 1710 through to the end of the 19th century, covering a multitude of different wars, cultures and countries.