A Hunter

Artist: Sango Age: 11 School: Winterland Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Crayon This picture is about hunting. I chose this tradition because it is simple. I live with my father and mother. I like playing football and I dislike fighting. I hope to do art all my life.

A Lady Fetching Water

Artist: Akedo Age: 10 School: Kampala Quality Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Crayons In this scene a woman is carrying water in a pot while carrying her baby. This shows how my mother worked hard to bring me up. The pot is full of water. There are four people in my family, my […]

Drinking Local Beer

Artist: Namunoga Age: 16 School: Tender Talents Magnet School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Colored Pencil In my scene two old people are drinking local beer during their leisure time at their home. I chose this tradition because my grandmother and grandfather drink it after finishing their work and I like to drink it myself. […]

Cattle Keeping

Artist: Sare Age: 9 School: Muyenga High School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Pencils/Crayons This picture is of two men and they are feeding the cattle in the grassland. I chose this tradition because it is my tribe and I love them. My family has five people, my mum, dad, me, my sister and my […]

Our Home

Artist: Mutebi Age: 8 School: Manyangwa Modern Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Pencils In my scene people are fetching water. I chose this tradition because I like water. My family is my father, mother, and sister. I like water. I don’t like reading. I like to spend my free time swimming. I hope […]

Planting Wheat

Artist: Namutobi Age: 15 School: Tender Talents Magnet School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Markers/Pencils In my scene a woman is planting wheat during the wet season.I chose this tradition because it makes me happy when I am harvesting. I don’t have parents, but there are five children in my family. We live with our […]

Traditional Stories

Artist: Matovu Age: 13 School: Kampala Quality Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: pental oil Children listening to legends told by their grandfather in the evening. I value the history of my culture and how to keep and improve it. A stream near our home. I have one brother, one sister, and my parents. […]

Traditional Dance

Artist: Arinaitwe Age: 17 School: Tender Talents Magnet School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Colors In this scene a dancing troop is in a hall practicing for a performance. I chose this tradition because I like dancing and entertaining people especially on special occasions. My family is composed of my father, mother, my older brother, […]

Traditional Unity in the Community

Artist: Aloyo Age: 14 School: Kampala Quality Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Crayons Three girls pouring water in the bigger pot, showing hardworking in the community and unity. It is our traditional way of fetching water. Sharing and togetherness in the community can help us do great things for well being. We use […]

Washing Clothes

Artist: Nankya Age: 10 School: Manyangwa Modern Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Pencil/Crayons In this picture two women are washing clothes. I chose this tradition because it can keep you cool. My family is me and my mum.I like playing. I dislike singing.I play football.I hope to become an engineer when I grow […]

Weeding

Artist: Nalubega Age: 10 School: Winterland Primary School City: Kampala Country: Uganda Medium: Crayon In my scene people are hunting and fetching water. I chose this tradition because people like hunting and fetching water. I live with my mother.I like learning and I dislike sitting down at home without education.I spend my free time reading […]

Fishing

Artist: Fatimata Age: 14 School: Lycée Moderne de Dakar Ly.Mo.Dak City: DAKAR Country: Senegal Medium: color pencil You can see fishermen. Fishing is an important activity in Senegal. With the river There are 8 people in my family. In my free time I watch TV. I like football but I don’t like basketball. When I […]