Create a poster inspired by Lakwena Maciver

Learn how to create a poster that sends a message. Suitable for ages 11 and up, by University of the Arts London.

Creative Activity


Use all the materials available to you to make your poster. You can make it as a big or as small as you like – remember it’s all about the message. What colours will you use for your poster? Do these colours have a special meaning for you? Do you they convey a particular feeling or mood?
For inspiration, have a look at any posters and advertising around you and think about how they capture your attention.


University of the Arts London (UAL) is Europe’s largest specialist art and design university. It offers an extensive range of courses in art, design, fashion,communication and performing arts. UAL is ranked second in the world for Art and Designing the 2022 QS World University Rankings®. The University is made up of 6 renowned Colleges: Camberwell College of Arts, Central Saint Martins, Chelsea College of Arts, London College of Communication, London College of Fashion and Wimbledon College of Arts.