Chernobyl children get arty at Cockermouth School
Cockermouth School pupils welcomed children from Chernobyl with an art exhibition and art lesson on July 4.
North West Cumbria Friends of Chernobyl's Children had twelve children staying with host families in and around the Cockermouth area.
The children, their translators and host family members visited the A Level and GCSE art exhibition in the eco centre, where year 12 art students guided them around the exhibits. They then had the opportunity to produce their own piece of art in response to the themes and ideas that they saw.
The art lesson was introduced to the children by year 12... read more
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