Have not done this for a couple of years…I get the kids to write their name down the centre of a page and then trace a mirror image of it. The drawing is then turned vertically and they must transform it into a new drawing. Maybe its a little gory but i really love the above drawing by Naveen!!!
Check out some of the other marvellous creations my students came up with, click on the thumbnails for a closer look:
Its also a very democratic process i think because the transformative possibilities are endless, so something as unpromising as this:
can then become this rather lovely raggedy mouse drawing…