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Alison McDonald, Christina Papadimitriou & WAC Collaborative Community Artists VIP – Very Important to Play – 2022/23 Discarded library cards, stainless steel jump rings, steel garden frame, wire and ribbon.

Wearable Art Workshop

Explore Wearable Art with Christina Papadimitriou and Bernadette Russell

  • 4 hours
  • 40 Australian dollars
  • Whitsunday Sailing Club

Workshop Details

Creative Connections Whitsunday is excited to offer a unique fashion skill enhancement opportunity in preparation for the Wilmar Sugar Wearable Arts Parade at the Great Barrier Reef Festival. Join us to elevate your fashion talents! Unleash your creativity in this interactive, hands-on workshop led by artists Christina Papadimitriou and Bernadette Russell from Wearable Art Creatives. Discover the secrets of designing amazing wearable artworks and utilise simple techniques to make your own unique accessory from up-cycled materials. No prior experience necessary. Suitable for adults and students (12 years and over). Choose from one of the two workshops available: Saturday, 8 June, 9am - 1pm - $40 (Members - $30) Sunday, 9 June, 9am - 1pm - $40 (Members - $30) (Members will receive a discount code via email) Wearable Art Creatives (WAC) was founded in 2019 with the aim of offering creatives of varying ages, skills, and experience a platform to showcase their wearable masterpieces through group exhibitions and live performances. Additionally, WAC facilitates interactive workshops tailored for schools and the wider community, with an emphasis on ‘collaborative creating’ to achieve remarkable results. Participants to Bring: - Snacks - Please wear enclosed shoes - Selection of jewellery pliers and cutters (optional) - Bring any recyclable objects you would like to incorporate into your design (optional) Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. If you have any questions, you can contact the coordinator, Glenda, at exhibitions@creativeconnectionswhitsunday.com Image Credits: Photography by Fiona Cochrane Image #1 and #2 (Yellow) Alison McDonald, Christina Papadimitriou & WAC Collaborative Community Artists VIP – Very Important to Play – 2022/23 Discarded library cards, stainless steel jump rings, steel garden frame, wire and ribbon. Image #3 and #4 (Colourful) Sonia Ward, Christina Papadimitriou & WAC Collaborative Community Artists Dolled Up   2022/23 Mixed Media Image #5 and #6 (Blue) Bernadette Russell Jigsaws Puzzle Me!  2023 Mixed Media


Cancellation Policy

If notice of cancellation is given more than 7 days before the workshop starts, a full refund will be given. Less than 7 days, 50% will be refunded. Cancellations on the day receive no refund. The organisers reserve the right to cancel the workshop due to unforeseen circumstances or insufficient registrations. In such cases, a full refund of the registration fee will be given to all registered participants. Alternatively, participants may choose to transfer their registration to a rescheduled date or another workshop.


Contact Details

info@creativeconnectionswhitsunday.com


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