Workshops

SASHIKO VISIBLE MENDING

STITCH PAINT BURN STUDIO – CAMDEN PARK

August 3, 1pm

Join us at Stitch Paint Burn Studio for a fun-filled afternoon of creativity and self-expression as we explore the art of visible mending. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced mender, this workshop is perfect for everyone!

Make a patch to use later, or bring any woven fabric garments for advice on mending.

MAKE A JUNK JOURNAL

STITCH PAINT BURN STUDIO – CAMDEN PARK

August 17, 1-4pm

Join us at Stitch Paint Burn Studio for a fun and creative class, where you’ll learn several different approaches to making a junk journal from scratch!

A junk journal is a handmade book filled with recycled materials to store memories and ideas. The pages are made with materials that would often be thrown away – think newspapers, old movie tickets, paper bags, fabric scraps like lace and ribbons, odd buttons, stamps and more.

Whether you’re a seasoned crafter or a beginner, this event is perfect for anyone looking to try something new. All materials will be provided, so just bring yourself and get ready to have a blast!

FINDING OUR CREATIVE TRIBE

6 MANTON GALLERY – HINDMARSH

August 25, 1.30pm – FREE but bookings essential

Join us for a SALA Festival artist talk to crack open the Creative Exchange experience – a mentorship and collegiate gathering of practicing artists which has met regularly for the last 5 years. Learn about its inception and how it has made professional development experiences for artists manageable. Hear the impact first hand from participants and view our SALA exhibition, Multiplicity.

BOTANICAL ART SHORT COURSE

STITCH PAINT BURN STUDIO – CAMDEN PARK

Begins September 2, and continues 9, 16 & 23

This Botanical Art Short Course is meticulously crafted for nature enthusiasts, aspiring artists, and anyone yearning to uncover the beauty of plants through art in a welcoming and supportive small-group environment.

Botanical art is more than just depiction; it can be a meditative journey which reveals all the texture, colour and form of nature’s masterpieces.

This four-week course, especially designed with beginners in mind, will explore observational and gestural drawing techniques, composition, and the addition of colour through watercolour and mixed media techniques. The course will be a combination of structured activities and personalised projects, so you can cultivate your own unique voice as a botanical artist. All materials are provided.

HANDMADE PAPER

STITCH PAINT BURN STUDIO – CAMDEN PARK

September 21, 1-3pm

Join us at Stitch Paint Burn Studio for a hands-on experience in the art of making paper by hand! Get ready to unleash your creativity and learn the ancient craft of paper making.

Donna will guide you through the process, from selecting the perfect recycled materials to creating unique textures and colours. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned artist, this event is perfect for anyone looking to explore their artistic side. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to create beautiful, one-of-a-kind papers that you can use for all your future creative projects.