嘉琦: Artistic Expression Through Motion 是我最喜歡的課程，藝術家帶領小朋友去感覺自己的身體與環境的關係，自然而然的產生律動與舞蹈，那個時刻很令人感動。 Mad Scientist II Volcanic Eruption! 瘋狂科學家 最難忘小朋友拿著小恐龍們在編牠們與火山之間的故事那段，天馬行空，聽他們說著好可愛的故事。 金工一日體驗營 : 如果我是一個機器人 Metalsmith & MiniMe Robot 從紙張平面轉化成金屬成品，在切鋸過程中正需要長時間的專注力與耐心。雖然鋸絲一直斷，但小朋友對於切鋸金屬片時的認真神情實在是超迷人 !
嘉琦: 因為嚮光裡的人都很棒！ 很感謝嚮光讓我有機會參與小朋友們的成長，在引導他們課程的過程裡，有更多時候是被他們引領另一種想像、被他們的真誠療癒。
NEIGHBORHOOD INTERVIEW｜JIACHI SU
It has been an amazing journey in Bright Side Projects and JiaChi has been a huge part of it since 2012. So many of our beautiful memories have not only been captured by her but created by her. Her wonderful smile, gorgeous soul, and warm glow radiates the very persona of what Bright Side Projects and our Big Friends are about.
Daisy: How and when did you find out about Bright Side Projects and what made you want to get involved？
JiaChi Su: It started in 2012 when my co-worker first joined in Bright Side Projects and invited me to come along with her on their next event. Because I was curious about how an art course would incorporate an interactive aspect between kids and adults, I signed up.
D: Since you have joined the workshops for the past five years, how do you feel this long term relationship is different than other volunteer groups?
J: Through long term involvement with the kids, you can better understand their personality and also how it changes. Through long term involvement with the kids, can better understand their personality ad changes and also how to interaction with them and how to capture their attention on things they are interested in. Understanding them more and having spent time with them, they are more willing to open up to you.
D: What are your favorite classes that you’ve participated in with Bright Side Projects?
J: I loved the Artistic Expression Through Motion workshop, allowing kids to feel the environment and knowing their bodies through art creating a dance. This was very touching to see that moment.
Mad Scientist II Volcanic Eruption! was memorable as kids not only created their own volcanoes, but grabbed dinosaurs and created a story from it. Being able to listen to their stories was adorable. The 如果我是一個機器人 Metalsmith & MiniMe Robworkshop with kids creating their own mini me robots took place just last year and seeing the patience and dedication of the kids was mesmerizing!
D: What types of moments are the ones that make you want to take up the camera and snap?
J: My favorite shots are when kids are listening intently and the enthusiasm they have during the class. And I also love the interaction between the kids and Big Friends.
D: Why do you continue to join in Bright Side Project activities?
J: Because the people involved are wonderful! Thank you to Bright Side Projects for providing this opportunity to be alongside the kids as they grow! While we are navigating through the courses together, their imagination takes me on a journey that is an alternate source of true healing.
D: What are your hopes for the children or what you can do?
J: I hope that a seed is planted in the children’s hearts and minds, that the world has endless possibilities and choices outside of traditional routes and mainstream values.
We look forward to you also joining the Neighborhood and our community!
攝影師，大朋友 , 嚮光會員| Photographer, Big Friend, BSP Member
1990 Born in Taipei, Taiwan.
2012 Graduated from Fu-Jun Catholic University in the Department of Applied Arts as a Metallic Craft major.
Text, imagery, fine metallic craftwork –are all things that Jiachi loves.
She cherishes every moment experienced in life, embracing and transcribing the visceral feelings into the solidity of text and images.
在活動中心集合後，孩子們馬上動手做起了第一天的午餐，包括以滿福堡為基底的滿福堡純素披薩、青醬義大利麵和大家最愛的水果沙拉。這次的活動有許多年紀較小的孩子，也有很多第一次參加活動的大朋友志工，但是大家像是認識許久的朋友般合作無間，短短一小時就把午餐一起準備好了！Without any further delay we were so happy to make it back to ChingChuan and have our amazing guest musicians Faye Hong Band head the way...
「這是我們第一次自己從頭到尾準備午餐！」在睦祥服務近七年的我們，驚訝地聽到孩子們第一次這麼說。以前的課程我們曾經帶孩子們做過杯子蛋糕、薑餅人、披薩、壽司，但這是第一次孩子們從前菜、主餐、到甜點都自己一手包辦。“This is the first time we’ve prepared and cooked our own lunch” - this line coming from the kids after having been at MuHsiang for close to seven years surprised...
藉著萬聖節濃濃的扮裝氣息，我們將有趣又富含意義的課程，帶給桃園睦祥育幼院的孩子！ ［萬聖節驚奇！特效化妝工作坊］是BSP的全新創意課程，透過特效化妝與恐怖片來認識媒體效應，課程內容帶到媒體暴力、假新聞、父權制的相關影響，並學習描述現實與幻想之間的關係與差異。 We’ve had some amazing and new courses in 2018; with this one after some fine-tuning, will be a Bright Side classic for years to come! We...
是不是能夠做得更多？是我們每一次課程前總在思考的。如何做到在課程中融入更多的不同元素，來增添孩子視界的色彩。所以我們這次去到台東，可是備足了行囊，要帶給偶爾才能見一次的孩子們豐富的一天！Today was an eye-opener for us; we have always wanted to learn more about the culture of the kids and were so keen to not only lead a quick course on how death is honored in...