Tool "Disability awareness: Drawing Blind"Language: English
Project Featuring This Tool: All Together
This exercise was used at the All Together training course to raise awareness of disability. The task focuses on helping a blind person to imagine the things around us.
|Approximate number of participants||2 minimum|
|Date published||19 Feb 2010, 08:35|
Paper Pencil A simple picture Blind fold
A table and quiet setting
- Find a pair of people
- One person is blindfolded
- The leading person has a picture in their hand and should instruct the person who is blindfolded how to draw it.
- When half of the picture is ready, the leading person says what is on the picture.
- Finish picture both together
How did it feel to draw without seeing? Did you know what you were drawing? Does this exercise have any relation to real life? How might it help you to help a blind person to ‘see’ what's around them?