The MAKE BOX is a new program from Campbelltown Arts Centre that allows children and their carers to create together at home. SANPO is the first edition of a series of take home boxes that are fully equipped with materials and instructions to take C-A-C creative play home. 

Discover your 5 senses and unleash the creativity inside you with local artist Machiko Motoi. The MAKE BOX | SANPO Edition is a take home art box opening up to 5 smaller boxes, each containing new art making materials and new creative activities inspired by one of the 5 senses and a space in your home.

Meaning walking in Japanese, SANPO is a creative adventure through the 5 senses guided by Machiko, with step-by-step instructions where children will create individual artworks using a variety of materials including clay, watercolour and much more.

Children and their carers will learn a new making techniques in each box, with each adventure building up to a SANPO celebration of all the artworks created along the way. 

MAKE BOX | SANPO Edition is $100 plus $15 for postage *NSW only.

The MAKE BOX | SANPO Edition is available in the C-A-C Shop or you can place an order online by filling in the order form below.

Artist: Machiko Motoi
Cost: SANPO Edition is $100 plus $15 for postage (NSW only).
Ages: 5+

About the artist

Machiko Motoi is a Japanese artist and educator living and working in Campbelltown. Motoi’s diverse art practice spans performance, ceramics and drawing and is inspired by sensory experiences of place. 

SANPO was produced in collaboration with lead artist Machiko Motoi. The MAKE BOX is proudly part of the Campbelltown 2020 program. The Tea House was generously donated to Campbelltown City Council in 1987 by sister city Koshigaya, Japan. Campbelltown Arts Centre is proudly owned by the people of Campbelltown. A cultural facility of Campbelltown City Council, assisted by the NSW Government through Create NSW and by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body. Campbelltown Arts Centre receives support from the Crown Resorts Foundation and the Packer Family Foundation.

The SANPO Box is currently sold out but is available for pre-order. Orders will be available 21 January 2022.