Go Batty for Zoetropes- Dark Skies festival with Tabitha Grove

This workshop will be conducted via zoom. You will recieve a link to join the zoom call once you have booked your place.

The forerunner to film, the zoetrope is such a clever trick that with the help of a few simple materials can produce a moving image right in front of your very eyes! We'll make a zoetrope, we'll learn how to draw bats and we'll make them fly!

You will need:

Two pieces of a4 thin black or dark card

A square of thick cardboard at least 20cm wide

Template (to be sent via email)

A piece of a4  white paper

A pencil and rubber


A ruler

Paper glue

A fine dark pen


Age: 11+

Ryedale District Council

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