Art 4 Kids: Recipe Books

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I’m always keeping an eye out for fruit and vegetable boxes, looking for those images, colours or patterns. Piling them high on my bike in Holland where the Albert Cuyp Market is a riot of thrown away printed inspiration, scanning the local fruit and veg shops, pleading with them for that last pink box…

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Showing Primary School Teachers how to make simple books for their recipes, simple enough to teach the children. What do you file your recipe scraps in? What’s your grandmother’s recipe book like? Looking at containers, at simple fastenings, simple ideas for covers using materials from the kitchen: washing up cloths, tablecloths, sponges, cardboard boxes, paper bags…

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