A Holiday In Glenrothes - Sylvia Grace Borda (1)
Learning resources aimed at senior level secondary pupils
featuring the work of photographer Sylvia Grace Borda.
Workshop with Sylvia Grace Borda at St
Ninians High School, Giffnock. August 2014.
In 2014, My Place Photography Learning Project worked with St
Ninians High School in Giffnock, East Renfrewshire and photographer
Sylvia Grace Borda.
Looking at her photographic series 'A Holiday in Glenrothes', a
suite of learning resources inspired by her work and practice was
developed with input from Sylvia, S6 pupils and teacher Emma Kelly
via a workshop programme.
Sylvia's own artwork often borrows from older painting and
photographic practices. Her artistic directions have informed a
range of photographic-based activities for the Scottish Civic Trust
in which young participants created 'portraits' of their local
urban and rural environments. These activities allow young people
to both reflect and problem-solve using observational and