This idea has been made real
The bonkers idea for the Giant Shoes room was invented by Chen, age 9, as a place for clowns to live and play! Brought to life by a group of Manchester School of Art Students, in the form of this detailed scale model!
It even opens up to show you the furniture inside!
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3 weeks later. We have a clown house big enough for a child to play in
Painting fun and final finishes
Sawing, cutting, nailing together the final piece. Lots of unexpected problems, but we'll make it through!
laser cut out of 1 massive piece of wood.
We went down to the wood workshop and worked out how the skeleton is going to look and fit together. Hopefully it stands up!
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We spent some time looking at how we are going to construct the shoe using cardboard and paper. Loads of fun!