The Textile & Art Academy is proudly presenting a week long event this June, which will see talented artists host a wide range of creative workshops.
These creative workshops, which will run from Monday 24th to Sunday 30th June, 2013, are open to all members of the public and there are workshops to suit both beginner and advanced artists.
The workshop program focuses on a wide range of techniques and mediums, including quilt-making, printmaking, drawing, book arts, up-cycling, weaving, glazing and Photoshop. The workshops range from one day, right up to five days, so you can choose a workshop that suits your availability.
The local, interstate and international tutors participating in this week long event are accomplished artists who are passionate about arts and crafts and are keen to create an encouraging and productive environment for workshop participants.
Hidden talent, don't fight it! with Madeleine Ekeblad Image courtesy of Textile & Art Academy
Visitors are welcome to drop in during the week and view art displays and enjoy coffee and lunch at Cafe 45, as well as attend the 'Open Day' event on Sunday 30th June. During this event, visitors can view a range of exhibitions and displays and there will also be great family friendly activities for all to enjoy.
Wacky Weaving of Basketry Forms with Jill Brose Image courtesy of Textile & Art Academy
To learn more about the Textile & Art Academy, please visit the official website. To participate in one of the workshops, you will need to register you interest; simply select the preferred workshop follow the links to register online or download an enrolment form.
For each workshop, you will find a list of required materials you will need to bring with you on the respective workshop listing and for some courses a kit may have to be purchased at an additional cost.
It is also worth noting that optional Boarding House accommodation is also available on campus; one night is priced at $66. You can choose between a single or shared accommodation. All bedding and towels are provided and dinner, supper and breakfast is included.