Lesson 5: Clothes peg figures

Having seen the work of craftsperson Edwina Bridgeman, children will be inspired to give a simple wooden peg a new lease of life, transforming it into a peg figure with a face, hair and clothes

Learning Objectives

  • Making a clothes peg figure

  • Knowing that Edwina Bridgeman is a craftsperson who makes figures from objects

  • Making a clothes peg figure of my own using a variety of materials

  • Making connections between my work and the work of Edwina Bridgeman

Teacher Video: Clothes peg figure

Pupil Video: Clothes peg figure

Created by:
Paul Carney,  
Art & Design specialist
Paul has 22 years experience of teaching art as a specialist subject in both Primary and Secondary schools. He is a council member with the The National Society for Education and his expertise has led him to deliver CPD for…
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