Events 2017

Exhibitions, Workshops, Open Studios, Demonstrations

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REALM Ringwood Library Miniclass

28 June 2017

Introduction to basketry and basketry materials. How to collect store and use natural materials.

Project: Lashing cinnamon sticks Miniclass

Contact the library for details and bookings.

REALM Ringwood Library Miniclass

19 July 2017

Contact the library for details and booking.

Yarra Glen and District Living and Learning Centre

Two basketry workshops coming up Term 3 2017

Dates to be advised. 

  1. Net Your Environment

A new twist on the old craft of knotless netting. Using found objects from the environment, (river pebbles, drift wood, honeysuckle) take a simple linen thread to create beautiful ornamental pieces.

An easy meditative technique.

2 hours

 

             2. How long is a piece of string?

Learn how to prepare weeds and reeds collected from the garden and roadsides, and use them to make cordage and spin on a pencil/stick to make threads  suitable for basketry or crochet and make fun and functional items.

Easy techniques with lots of uses.

1.5 hours

 

 

Yarra Valley Arts Open Studios 2017

SAVE THE DATES

OPEN STUDIOS

Maroondah Highway Region : 9 & 10 September

  16 Studios including Stringybark Studio

Melba Highway Region: 14 & 15 October

  11 Studios including one collective

Warburton Highway Region: 11 & 12 November 

  20 Studios

Total of 47 Studios

Joint Exhibition:

Healesville Memo Hall 

30th August- 10th October 2017

also exhibitions in Yarra Glen and Warburton TBA

www.yarravalleyarts.org.au

Stringybark Studio will not be participating in Open Studios this year...but sure planning to be part of it next year.

 

Past Events

WORKSHOPS

All workshops are available to be run at your venue by arrangement...just call or email.

Ph 03 59623262

originals@christenjo.com.au

 

Yarra Junction Library Mini Class

18 May 2017 1pm-2.15pm

Conquering Cordyline

Contact the Library for deails: Booking essential.

Class Free + $10 kit

Healesville Handweavers & Spinners Workshop

3 June 2017  1pm-3pm

Ugandan Winnowing Basket lashing technique.

Contact the group for details and booking

Yarra Glen & District Living & Learning Centre Workshop

17 June 2017: 1pm-3.30pm

Beginners Wire Work Jewellery Workshop

Contact the centre for details & bookings.