European exchange – connecting across the continent
Amateo invites citizens from across Europe to connect
through the creative exchange of ‘Postcards from Home‘
NOVEMBER 2020 – OCTOBER 2021
WHAT HAS MADE YOU FEEL AT HOME RECENTLY?
The first postcard: ‘Home is…’
Sharing what home has meant for you currently through words and images
The second postcard: ‘Home was…’
Sharing a memory of home (an image, story, smell that brings back a person or place that meant home to you) in the past
The third postcard: ‘Home will be…’
Sharing your vision of home for the future
THREE workshops include Lockdown Portraiture, Textile Landscapes and Postcard Journal Bookbinding broadcast live from Galway (Ireland), European Capital of Culture 2020
Traditional Lithuanian ‘Sodai’ craft
Indo-Persian Miniature Painting
Picture and found object sonnets
Cut-out Animation (smart phone/tablet)
Postcards from Home contributions from across Europe, were to be brought together in the three-day workshop in Maribor (Slovenia). The live event could not go-ahead Spring and Autumn 2021 due to Covid-19 restrictions, but we encourage ongoing sharing.
Share your postcards….
Download instructions in your language
Join the creative workshops online
Continue your exchange of postcards.