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.
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