Key Stages 3-5 Free Activity
Lesson Plan: Design as a personal identity
Having your hair cut is something that can easily be taken for granted. Through many lockdowns, people have taken some drastic measures; from learning how to cut their own hair through to shaving it all off. But have you ever stopped to look at the hair that you cut off? Is it coloured with dye? Is it straight or curly? Can it be used for anything or is it just a waste material?
Designer Alix Bizet utilised waste hair to make a cultural statement. What does your hair say about you?
Things to do
What does the design in your home say about you? Build a design exhibition of your identity.
Share a picture of your finished Design Museum of your identity using #DesignFromHome and the Design Museum will repost the best creations!
Young Design Museum