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Leather Headpiece @ Embellish Atelier (Studio 14)
13 May 2017
Embellish Atelier makes hats and headpieces for all occasions. Regular
workshops are conducted. Book for this workshop weekend and make a
gorgeous headpiece from leather trimmed with a leather flower.
Kids Art Paste-Ups (Studio 19)
13 May 2017
A free workshop for ages 7+
Come and be part of a collaborative pasteup mural for the Art on the
Greenway. Design and draw your favourite native animal on site to be
added to the Urban Forest installation by local artists Alessandro
Berini and Selina Springett. Be part of transforming the bridge space
into an Urban Forest for the duration of the exhibition.
Please register as spaces are limited: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-on-the-greenway-kids-pasteup-workshop-tickets-33879324973
Beginners Resin Casting Workshop
Learn how to cast resin jewellery in a small and intimate
class. Tutor Nadine Sharpe will take the time to ensure that you get a
complete grasp of all the skills you need to successfully make resin
jewellery at home. As a participant of this workshop you'll learn the
art of resin casting using fast curing resin. By the end of this
workshop you'll be able to take home four unique and beautiful pieces of
Jewellery created by you.
13 May 2017 10am to 1.30pm at Breathing Colours Studio, 760 Darling Street, Rozelle (Beside Le Coq, French restaurant)
Cost: $145/ person, which includes the use of the tutors extensive range
of pre-made silicone ring and bangle moulds, fast curing resin,
pigments, tools, materials, comprehensive notes covering the technical
aspects of resin casting and tea & coffee. Lunch: the Studio has
easy access to a range of restaurants & cafes.
For further information and to book
Etelage Class - Mothers Day Beading Basics
No experience necessary when you join tutor Christine Smalley
and learn the two most commonly used techniques in costume jewellery
making (stringing and linking beads) plus Loads of finishing touches and
professional tips Learn to string beads on wire and finish off with a
clasp. How to individually link beads to make a "rosary" style bead
chain. You'll be able to take home an illusion choker strung on flex
wire & simple drop earrings using Czech glass crystals A linked
crystal choker & earrings. Make and finish the pieces in your choice
13 May 2017 2-5pm at Breathing Colours Studio, 760 Darling Street, Rozelle (Beside Le Coq, French restaurant)
Cost: $125 (includes all materials.
For further information & to register contact the Gallery on 9555 8543.
Weaving with Wool + Nature (Studio 18)
13 May 2017. A workshop for kids with artist Jann French. 11-1pm. Ages 5 +
Visit the Nanny Goat Hill Artists at the Jimmy Little Centre to see
photos by Gregory Foulds, and watercolours by the Lilyfield Watercolour
group at the same time.
Free and all materials provided.
Eco Weaving Workshop (Studio 8)
13 May 2017. An opportunity for children under 12 to learn how to weave and learn about sustainability at the same time.
Free but bookings required.
Book online here
F&B Decorative Finishes (Studio 12)
Specialist classes in paint finishes. Saturday 13 May - Full Day
Workshop - 6 hours- $180; Sunday 14 May - Taster Class - 2 hours - $70.
Pictured right: Workshop at F&B Decorative Finishes
Japanese Bookbinding (Studio 8)
A free workshop with Artist Jann French at the Annandale Neighbourhood Centre for adult & child teams.
Share a class together and both learn how to bind pages together in a simple decorative way. Materials included.
14 May 2017. 11 - 1pm. (age 8 +)
Gold and Silver (Studio 23)
Visit an authentic Gold and Silversmithing workshop. Discuss
with the maker Ernst and his partner Sharon any aspects of making
jewellery, objects & about their private school.
1 and 3pm (tours on Sunday 14 only)
Bookings - firstname.lastname@example.org
Genevieve Carroll @ Thirning Villa Artist in Residence (Studio 2)
20 May 2017. Genevieve Carroll is the current Thirning Villa Artist in
Residence. Genivieve and Bill Moseley of Hill End Press will explain and
demonstrate all the ins and outs of the fine art of letterpress
printmaking. Letterpress printmaking is a technique of relief printing
using a printing press.
Location: 40 Arthur Street Ashfield
Art Camp Hub Timetable (Studio 33)
20 May 2017.
9.30am – Australian Animals in Clay kids workshop
10am – Michele Morcos coil weaving adults workshop
12pm - 2pm - Tree shrining & DJ SemperFi
3pm – Kids’ treasure hunt.
Australian Animals In Clay @ Art Camp (Studio 33)
20 May 2017.
9.30am – 12.30pm Sculpting in clay and clay painting with Sarah Harvie.
Making your own Australian animals from clay, including wombats,
kangaroos, crocodiles and more. Suitable for children 5-8 years.
Note: Please come dressed so you can get messy and bring along a small
shoe box you can take your sculpture home in. Don’t forget a drink and
snack for your break.
Location: 24a Australia Street Camperdown (on the fringe of Camperdown Park)
Introduction to multi-media coil weaving @ Art Camp (Studio 33)
20 May 2017.
10.00am – 12.00pm Come along to the Australia street studios in
Camperdown and in two hours learn how to make a coil woven bowl with
Sydney-based artist, Michele Morcos. Using recycled plastic bags, wire,
raffia, coloured wool, and string, you will learn a few some simple
coil and cobbling weaving techniques to create a beautifully, textured
woven bowl/object.Suitable for adult beginners and experienced fibre
artists. Six places available.
For bookings and questions: email Michele Morcos at email@example.com
Instagram @tinytrappings michelemorcos.com Location: 24a Australia Street Camperdown (on the fringe of Camperdown Park)
Transform your Treasures @ Connie Dimas Jewellery (Studio 9)
20 May 2017
10am – 2pm Don’t know what to do with that tiara? Bring in any heirloom
or favorite pieces, broken, whole, valuable or sentimental for a consult
on whether to rework or remake. Connie designs and produces original
jewellery that is handmade in her studio. Traditional artisan techniques
are used create jewellery that is timeless and reflects her love of
shapes and textures.
Silk Screen Demo @ Bobbin & Ink (Studio 15)
20 May 2017.
10am – 11am and 3pm – 4pm Tour of screen printing studio space.
How are images exposed onto a screen? Learn how to take a drawing or
photo and put it onto the screen using UV light, ready for screen
printing onto shirts, posters, glass, wood and more.
Join the crew at Bobbin & Ink for a free tour of the screen printing studio space.
Bobbin and Ink is a workshop and retail space, which has created a fun
environment for people interested in sewing and screen printing. Take a
class, shop or rent professional equipment.
Location: 412 Parramatta Road, Petersham
Urban Jungle @ Drawn To Seeing (Studio 21)
20 May 2017.
10am – 2pm Urban Jungle is a drawing event open to all ages. Using
observational drawing techniques, participants will experiment with a
variety of mediums to create a large scale collaborative work
representing Marrickville's built and natural diversity.
Open all weekend.
Location: Addison Road Community Centre, Hut 37, 142 Addison Rd Marrickville
Workshops @ The Rizzeria (Studio 8)
21 May 2017
Cardboard Puppets with Animal Bro (Studio 8)
21 May 2017. Create your own movable poseable puppets out of card and paper
with Animal Bro, a European-born visual artist and zine maker based in
Sydney, Decorate the mythical creatures, aliens with collage and water
colour paints. Perfect for puppet theatre or stop-motion
animation. Animal Bro is a European-born visual artist and zine maker
based in Sydney. See her work at http://animalbro.net/
2.00pm - 3.30pm Cost: $49 or Bring a Friend for $44
Book at: https://weteachme.com/rizzeria/1018849-cardboard-puppets?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_campaign=9fb954b390-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_04_04&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_479cd1efc4-9fb954b390-223737237
Workshops in Risograph printing, letterpress, marbled paper, flip animation books and more.
21 May 2017. Check out the website for more details and booking information -
The Rizzeria is a non-profit collective run by people who are
designers, artists, zine-makers and creative entrepreneurs. Rizzeria
owns a Risograph press which is available for public use.
Location: Shop 2, 359 Illawarra Road Marrickville.
Bookbinding workshop in French
21 May 2017. Create a beautiful hand-stitched booklet while practising your French.
This bookbinding workshop is designed for adult learners of French
(intermediate to advanced). Cost: $95, includes materials. Booking is
essential. Contact 0431 908 663 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Ceramics Demonstration Workshop @ Art Room Studios (Studio 28)
OPEN: 21 May, 11am – 1pm
Hand built ceramics open class. Watch, learn or get your hands dirty and have a go at a few basic building techniques.
Location: Suite 7.13, Precinct 75, 75 Mary Street, St Peters
Demonstrations and Films @ Stonevilla ( Studio 27)
21 May 2017. Nick Strike will be providing a film screening of his films Box of Clouds, Burn Diver and Time on Ice throughout the day.
Luke Parker will be demonstrating how to make an Cyanotype (a
photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print using the
sun) starting at 12pm.
Stonevilla Studios Location: 19 Railway Road Sydenham
My Dress as a Picnic @ Mess With It PROJECT ROOM (Studio 26)
21 May 2017. Printmaking Demonstration: Large Scale Linoprinting with Maggie Stein at 11am – 11.30am and 1pm – 1.30pm
Mess With IT PROJECT ROOM Location: 6 Sloane St Marrickville