CANNING ARTS GROUP

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision - James Whistler

WORKSHOPS and SHORT COURSES

GLASS SLUMPING (Beginners) with Merilyn O'Shannessy

3 Day Workshop
January 2018
Friday 12th  6:00pm – 9:00pm
Saturday 13th 12:30pm – 4:30pm
Sunday 14th 12:30pm – 4:30pm

COST:
$250 Member    $275 Non Member
All  materials included.
Tea & coffee provided.
Please note bookings for this workshop close 20th December 2017

This 3 Day course is an introduction to the wonderful world of glass slumping. You will learn the basics techniques required to complete a slumping project from design to finished work. This includes how to cut glass and create moulds using different material to slump your pieces.


MONOPRINTING with Bridget Seaton

1 Day Workshop
SUNDAY
11th February 2018
10:00am – 3:30pm

COST:
$80 Member
$110 Non Member

All materials included.

Tea & coffee provided. A half hour lunch break inc during the day, BYO lunch.
Learn how to monoprint . This process requires the image to be made by removal of ink. Explore markmaking and interesting results can be achieved with ease. One print is taken from the plate but the plate can be quickly cleaned and inked up again for anther go. This technique lends itself to creating images of the landscape and abstract work. As the technique is quite immediate, you will be able to achieve a number of prints in the workshop.


BOOKMAKING in 3 STYLES  with Bridget Seaton

1 Day Workshop
SUNDAY
25th March 2018
10:00am – 3:30pm

COST:
$90 Member
$120 Non Member

All materials included

Tea & coffee provided. A half hour lunch break inc during the day, BYO lunch.

Bridget will take you through the step by step techniques of making these 3 handmade books. These lovely finished items could be used as art journals, diaries or gifts. You’ll learn how to stitch, bind, cover and assemble using leather, card, specialist papers/fabric and tools. All materials included and workshop notes provided.


  • Japanese stab book with 4 hole binding 
            - using decorative paper, card and stitching
  • Leather bound book - using leather, stitching and decorative fastening
  • Hinged cloth bound Japanese stab book
            - using card, specialist book covering fabric and stitching
 
 

Bookings can be made by phone 9457 9600 or email office@canningartswa.org.au

The office is open 9.30am—2.30pm Monday to Friday.(Closed from 23rd Dec – 28th Jan 2018)

Workshop must be paid for prior to start.  Book early to avoid disappointment.

No refund for missed classes.

All classes are held at CAG : 72 Riley Road (cnr High Road) RIVERTON

 

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