Let’s play Folk Design with the MintaKINCStár! Presentation of the MintaKINCStár (Treasure trove of patterns) game collection by the award winning game designer Zsuzsanna Sevella in the frame of the SZÉPMŰVESTÁR (FINE ART STORAGE) series.

How can children develop visual culture while also ingesting the traditional native language? Can folk art be revitalized, never to be discarded as boring curios? Zsuzsanna Sevella will be presenting her MintaKINCStár game collection before the public and the parents in the frame of a professional discussion, and in practice in workshops playing with children spread over 3 days.

The development of the mintaKINCStár community social design product as a cultural sustainability and innovation project has been ongoing since 2015, with a professional background in play and development pedagogy and ethnography. The social responsibility of toy design is to give our children and grandchildren the chance to playfully learn about their visual heritage of folk art and to pass on this visual mother tongue.

While children are playing and creating using the ancient patterns in the mintaKINCStár in a modern guise, they are becoming the unseen masters of their heritage. What can a family do with a preschooler, toddler, toddler-schooler or teacher in the classroom on a hectic day, locked up during covid or bad weather? Let's play Folk Design with the MintaKINCStár!

Registration at szepmuvestar@gmail.com.

10 October 2021 15:00-16:30

The MintaKINCStár's toy-making and educational publications will be presented to the public, with a playhouse to try out the toys at the Astoria in the Háló Közösségi Tér. Registration required. playhouse ticket: 700 HUF, large family 500 HUF max15 children per session. Háló Kulturális és Közösségi Központ-S4 1052 Budapest, Semmelweis u.4.

13 October 2021 17:00-19:00

Professional presentation, methodological discussion for kindergarten teachers, educators, professionals, with discounted shopping at the Kéz-Mű-Hely. Host: Katalin Beszprémy 1126 Budapest, Márvány utca 31. Max 12 person Registration required.

16 October 2021 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-17:00

FAMILY DAY MintaKINCStár in practice. Toy-making and creative workshops for children,big brothers, parents and grandparents with the creators of the Open Workshop of the House of Traditions, who are returning guests of Design Week (2019) and discounted shopping at Astoria in Háló Közösségi Tér. Children's workshop: 1200 Ft, two-hour creative inspiration workshop (leather, felt, glass): 3000Ft-2000 Ft, free for non-participating accompanying persons and under 6 years old. With registration: children's workshops 700 HUF, two-hour creative inspiration workshops (leather,glass,felt) 2500-1500 FT, large family 500 HUF per child registration recommended including time of arrival. Háló Kulturális és Közösségi Központ-S4 1052 Budapest, Semmelweis u. 4.