Common Threads 2012



2012 was the second year Wearable Art Mandurah ran as Common Threads Wearable Art “Motion in the Wind”.


See below more detailed information about the 2012 competition.

2012 competition

Details 2012

Common Threads Wearable Art was held on 6 May 2012 at Mandurah Performing Arts Centre in form of a fashion parade with 19 submitted garments.

The different categories were:  Couture | Masquerade/Headdress | Fantasy | Body Art | Trash to Flash | Under 18 

 Overall winners were Rosy Chalklen and Claire Hunt for their garment depicting the endangered Red-tailed Black Cockatoo, made mainly from black garbage bags.


Judging was held in the City of Mandurah’s Tuckey Room, and the garments were modelled on a stage in the foyer of the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, as part of the Stretch Art Festival weekend.

The 2012 judges were:

Helen Duncan | Lesley Wilkinson | Erika Baars


Project Facilitators – Abbie Pederson & Denise Fisher


Act-Belong-Commit | Metro Modeling Academy


Designers garments featured in gallery below:

Claire Hunt and Rosy Chalklen | Leanne Greene | Liana McNeill