Above, the students build the final poetic model to guide the
concept of the process.
The student's final models."The Egg opens, Vainamoinen is launched."
"Swirling air and legs alight and the lands are formed....the Eggs open spilling out the mystery of Creation....launching windswept Vessels transporting the sage song-weaver Vainamoinen....always to be rekindled....recreated in Sampo's fiery light washed upon the shores.......in a whirling quiet of creativity."
These collection of statements from the Kalevala guide the project leading to the creation of the Kalevalakehto.
Travis assembling the steel roof of the model of the final design choice. (stay tuned for pics of the final model!) in an upcoming post!
The group with their group models.Team Finland!Of course, some documenting.
We have about a month before the trip to Helsinki to get the project started and finished. Stay tuned from here until then as I introduce the major players in the project.