A T-Shirt or Wellie Say

What you need 

  • Old plain white t-shirts or old wellie boots 
  • Fabric paint or pens 
  • Old magazines 
  • PVA glue 

Think of a question/subject

For example: 

  • What do you want to tell other people about your church or youth / children’s group?
  • What do you do at your church or youth / children’s group? 
  • What do you like about your church or youth / children’s group?
  • What would you change about your church or youth / children’s group? 

Get started

  • Give each child/young person a T-shirt or wellie (or 1 per group)
  • Invite them to respond to the question by decorating their T-shirt or wellie using words, statements, pictures, or cut out text to share their views and ideas. 

Get listening

  • Ask each individual / group to talk about what they have made and why they did it this way.
  • Take photographs and make notes of what you hear. 
  • Create a display for the church community/PCC.

Get learning

  • What does this tell you?
  • What might need to change?
  • What could be done differently?
  • What more do you want to hear from the children/young people?
  • What have you leaarnt
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