Kachina Mask Making

StoneLion Puppet Theatre (Master Teaching Artist) (Lighton Prize) [ view artist bio ]

Kachina Drums --- Mask Making


 Create your own Kachina Mask utilizing Hopi and Navajo symbols. This workshop is a great hands-on learning experience for students in kindergarten through sixth grade. Kachina Drums companion performance also available. Please note: This workshop is 60minutes. For the 2-3 day residency, students develop their masks and a greater understanding of Hopi and Navajo cultures.


Note: Involves paint & water


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org





Grade Levels: 3,4,5,6

Fees: $220 for 1 workshop; $190 each, for 2 or more workshops on the same day; Materials Fee: $2.50 per student, $5 per student for residency only / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 20

Availability: Monday-Friday after 10am

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: kachina mask making

Requirements: Sink with running water; chalkboard or overhead projector; Teachers must be present at all times during workshop.

Standards: 1.1 1.1 Knows how a culture's art works and artifacts reflect its values and beliefs.1.6 1.6 Understands that group and cultural influences contribute to human development, identity, and behavior.1.7 1.7 Knows how a culture's rules reflect its values and beliefs.4.3 4.3 Knows how places and regions serve as cultural symbols.14.3 & 14.4

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