Mar
26
10:30 am10:30

Mosaic-arama with Violet Cooper

Make a teacup planter

   

An introduction to a broad range of mosaic techniques featuring glass, mirror, tiles, crockery, pebbles, shells, buttons and beads. Use the skills you will learn to make your own teacup planters.

$60 for 3 Sunday sessions - 26th March, 2nd & 9th of April from 10.30 to 12.30

–      Week 1 will be an introductory session, demonstrating techniques, use of tools and materials. An opportunity to try tools before you buy- have a go using glass cutters and tile cutters, explore possibilities and discuss materials to be collected for week 2

–      Week 2 start cutting and glueing your teacup planters

–      Week 3 grout and finish off your pieces

You will need to collect your own materials to use for week two and may wish to invest in some tools according to personal interests. What you want to spend is up to you. Limited tools will be available for use.                                                                                         For bookings 8388 7250 or email rachel@hahndorfacademy.org.au

Apr
2
10:30 am10:30

Mosaic-arama with Violet Cooper

Make a teacup planter

at the Hahndorf Academy       

An introduction to a broad range of mosaic techniques featuring glass, mirror, tiles, crockery, pebbles, shells, buttons and beads. Use the skills you will learn to make your own teacup planters.

$60 for 3 Sunday sessions - 26th March, 2nd & 9th of April from 10.30 to 12.30

–      Week 1 will be an introductory session, demonstrating techniques, use of tools and materials. An opportunity to try tools before you buy- have a go using glass cutters and tile cutters, explore possibilities and discuss materials to be collected for week 2

–      Week 2 start cutting and glueing your teacup planters

–      Week 3 grout and finish off your pieces

You will need to collect your own materials to use for week two and may wish to invest in some tools according to personal interests. What you want to spend is up to you. Limited tools will be available for use.                                                                                          For bookings 8388 7250 or email rachel@hahndorfacademy.org.au

Apr
9
10:30 am10:30

Mosaic-arama with Violet Cooper

Make a teacup planter

at the Hahndorf Academy       

An introduction to a broad range of mosaic techniques featuring glass, mirror, tiles, crockery, pebbles, shells, buttons and beads. Use the skills you will learn to make your own teacup planters.

$60 for 3 Sunday sessions - 26th March, 2nd & 9th of April from 10.30 to 12.30

–      Week 1 will be an introductory session, demonstrating techniques, use of tools and materials. An opportunity to try tools before you buy- have a go using glass cutters and tile cutters, explore possibilities and discuss materials to be collected for week 2

–      Week 2 start cutting and glueing your teacup planters

–      Week 3 grout and finish off your pieces

You will need to collect your own materials to use for week two and may wish to invest in some tools according to personal interests. What you want to spend is up to you. Limited tools will be available for use.                                                                                       For bookings 8388 7250 or email rachel@hahndorfacademy.org.au


Mar
12
10:00 am10:00

Weaving Workshop with Deborah Cantrill

JUST PLAYING WITH STICKS AND LEAVES  

Learn some great skills from Deborah who has years of experience with weaving and collecting materials

Sunday March 12th 10-3.30 pm $65 includes all materials

Deborah will introduce you to weaving with natural and recycledmaterials.  Find out about useful materials                                                                                                                      Explore weaving and twining through creating a small basket from a takeaway coffee cup then create a sculptural piece with sticks and leaves.

 Suitable for Adults, children over 14

For bookings please contact the Hahndorf Academy

8388 7250 or rachel@hahndorfacademy.org.au

There are limited spaces, please bring your own lunch

Jan
25
10:00 am10:00

David Archer - Archers Arcadia “Wacky Wire Critterbug” Workshop

The workshop involves each participant creating their own personalized interactive sculpture that they can take home; using some recycled materials, integrating ideas of environment, science (kinetics/physics) and design…. but mostly it’s fun!

There are limited spaces available for this popular workshop.
Suits participants aged from 8 to 14yrs old

“Critterbug”: A morphed insect animal that wobbles and flaps.

Multicolored and bright. No two are the same in the entire Universe.

 

Workshop outline

- Welcome and introductions from the artist and pupils

- Outline of the day’s activities and possible results

- Short video on the artists practice

- Explanation of what automata is

- Look at several art works and the mechanisms used

- The use of recycled materials                                                                                                                                                                           - Examination of working models and mechanisms                                                                                       - - Tour of David’s exhibition in the gallery space

- Selected books on the subject on view for ideas                              

-  Each participant will have a kit to use

 

Workshop process

- Selection of materials for individual bugs, involving a lucky dip!

- As a group, guided step by step construction of the Wacky Wire Critterbug

- The drawing and designing of individual elements; template making

- Assembly of parts, fitting of mechanism and decoration of bug

 

10am-3pm on Wednesday January 25 $60 pp

Bookings are essential, 8388 7250 rachel@hahndorfacademy.org.au