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Making the World of Cupid and Psyche

‘Year 2 teachers and trainee teachers set aside a one morning, using a hall space and large pieces of cardboard with wax crayons and pastels as the media. The children worked in groups to draw life-sized cut-outs of Cupid and Psyche, and to also make some of the other physical parts of the world of the painting – trees, the high mountain, the Oracle, the two homes. Finally, the children had the chance to enter the world, and to become some of the characters, posing for photographs.’

Diane Rawlins, Deputy Head Teacher and Inspire Project Lead

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