“Play is the answer to how anything new comes about.” – Jean Piaget
Sculpture School is an art school for kids in the Mad River Valley of Vermont. We work with power tools, building materials, and recyclables to bring imagination to life.
July 16, 2019 | We took our 7 recycled boats out for a paddle on Blueberry Lake.
July 4, 2019 | We marched in the 71st annual Warren Parade
February 8, 2019 | GMVS 7th grade students presented their projects to the community during a special afternoon event at the Moretown Town Hall.
Oct 30- Nov 9, 2018 | We transformed the Phantom Theater into a pop-up escape room in Warren, VT. Over the course of 11 days we hosted 44 groups (175 people) in our hand-built adventure game.
October 25, 2018 | After seven weeks of work, we unveiled our 10' Connect-Four board, plywood air hockey table (powered by shop-vac), robot-themed Plinko board, DIY claw machine, and more at our 2nd annual community carnival.
July 20, 2019 | After a week of non-stop inventing, making, testing and rebuilding, a group of 14 kids and 6 boats made their voyage across the lake.
July 4, 2018 | Kids made a giant birthday cake, robot, and army truck for the Independence day parade in Warren, VT.
June 17, 2018 | Friends and family gathered on Father’s Day to see kids race downhill during finale of our 4th annual soapbox derby program at Knoll Farm.
Oct 27 - Nov 5, 2017 | Our first pop-up escape room was open to the public for 10 days. During that time we hosted 52 groups (210 people) participated in this intergenerational game.
June 7, 2017 | Soapbox cars raced down the hill at the 3rd annual soapbox derby at Knoll Farm in Fayston, VT.
October 23, 2016 | This interactive event featured life-size carnival games including a giant skee-ball ramp, presidential election-themed darts, and a leaf dumper.
July 4, 2016 | Kids made a miniature White House and a candy-launching cow for the 4th of July Parade in Warren, Vermont.
June 24, 2016 | This week-long summer program culminated in a celebration float on the plastic bottle boat creations at Blueberry Lake in Warren, VT.
June 16, 2016 | The bravest kids in the Mad River Valley flew down the hill at Knoll Farm during the 2nd annual Soapbox Derby event.
October 26, 2015 | Families and friends packed into the shop at Knoll Farm for the premier of The Magical Yurt, a fantasy movie made by kids.
July 4, 2015 | Kids and parents pulled soapbox derby cars in the 4th of July parade in Warren, Vermont.
June 7, 2015 | The inaugural Soapbox Derby event at Knoll Farm showcased custom cars made by kids out of scrap wood and lawnmower wheels.
November 14, 2014 | Families and friends attended the first Sculpture School exhibition showcasing life-size sculptures, furniture and structures made by kids.