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Drumming workshop

  We’ ve been honoured by the visit of our dear friend and excellent drummer Joe, who came all the way from Volta region to show our students how to repair drums, prepare and stretch goat and antelope skins as well as exhibit his virtuoso drumming skills and inspire his apprentices. Our students Simon and Read More…

Everyone is an Artist!

Creative vibes in Trinity Yard! We have visiting artists from Chicago working with the students and painting our new-to be batik workshop. Some of us painted Adinkra symbols, originally created by Akan people of Ghana, which carry different concepts and teachings. Samuel is painting Asase Ye Duru – divinity of Mother Earth symbol. Cornelius is Read More…

GREEN DAY!!!!

Green Day- my favourite day at TYS! This is when we learn about methods of sustainable agriculture, recycling and waste management outside the classroom. Recently we’ve been harvesting cassava from our futile land and turning it into garri- starch extracted from cassava root. Then we went deep into the bush to find this beautiful giant Read More…

Arts and Crafts at TYS

Kente weaving has been, and continues to be, a popular artistic offering at the Trinity Yard School. Kente weaving is an ancient indigenous method in which thread is set on a loom and woven into strips that are later sewn together into larger tapestries. These cloths are used for ceremonial events and differ in color Read More…

The chicken’s are laying!

Due to the hard work of  Eric Viandier, and the students of Putney Student Travel, we are now enjoying our very own farm laid eggs! It takes a tremendous amount of work from dedicated volunteers and staff to keep creating and innovating within the yard. Be it new composting toilets, a mushroom farm, or the Read More…