Wearable Art Workshops
Creative Reuse for 18 Years & Under | September & October
Are you curious about wearable art but need guidance?
Join 2017 Wearable Art Mandurah finalist Jodie Davidson as she presents many practical instructions and ideas, including:
Inspiration to clear the blank canvas and find that starting point
- Practical play using repurposed materials
- How to make your wearable art count this year using scale, colour, texture, repetition and rhythm
- Application clarification and criteria, including valuable tips on what the judges are looking for.
Do you need inspiration?
Spend time at our ‘inspiration station’ full of books, images, DVD’s and wearable art ideas to ignite your imagination.
About Jodie Davidson
Jodie is a multidisciplinary visual artist with a varied practice combining the natural environment and urban development. She has worked with community groups in city and regional areas promoting creative ‘play’ to find inspiration. She uses predominantly recycled and natural materials in sculpture, textiles, illustration and writing to produce artwork that reinforces her belief in sustainability.
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Wednesday 27 September 12.30 – 4.30 pm – Concept development, planning and design
Tuesday 3 October 12.30 – 4.30 pm Construction
Wednesday 4 and October 10.00 am – 4 pm - Construction
Falcon eLibrary and Community Centre
Cnr Flavia Street and Cobblers Avenue Falcon
Free for 18 and under
Creating Sculptural Forms | October
Wearable Art at Powertex with Ashley Hay
This workshop will explore a range of innovative techniques for creating extravagant sculptural forms and incredible textures in wearable art, using the Powertex medium.
During this full day workshop you will create a wearable art piece for part of the body, experimenting with Powertex liquid sculpting medium, polypipe, Styrofoam, cardboard, fabric, paper, alfoil and masking tape. Come along and be inspired... get hands on and go home armed with ideas!!! Includes Colourtrix metallic effects.
Saturday, October 29 from 9am to 4.30pm
230 Safety Bay Road, Safety Bay (Behind Zocalo Mexican Restaurant)
$35 for Registered Wearable Art Mandurah entrants
$45 for Non-participants
*The facilitation of this workshop is sponsored by Powertex Australia – the only cost is for materials. Regular workshop and materials fee would normally be $150 per person.
All materials and tools supplied by Powertex Australia. www.powertex.com.au
Booking details to be confirmed soon.