IGNITE: Makers participants benefit from the experience of accomplished, professional arts tutors and will learn a variety of visual art skills through a series of practical art-making workshops. Carers are welcome to attend if required. Places are limited. Participants are invited to register interest in this free course using the EOI form below.
Thursdays > 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Session 3 | 2 August – 27 September
Presented at the Watson Arts Centre in partnership with the Canberra Potters Society and led by ceramic artist and teacher Jo Townsend. This eight week program provides opportunities for beginners and those more experienced to hand-build, decorate and glaze functional ceramic pieces. All materials and firings are included.
Thursdays > 12:30pm – 2:30pm
Session 4 | 18 October – 22 November
Presented in partnership with Paperworks at their workshop at the Ted Noffs Foundation and led by Paperworks General Manager and paper artist Susanna Pieterse. Participants will investigate the possibilities for working with handmade paper and what pulp offers to the maker, including casting and assembly techniques.
All materials will be provided.
If you have not previously attended any IGNITE programs, please register using the Expression of Interest form below, or contact IGNITE Project Coordinator, Penny Pollard. Penny is Deaf, so get in touch via email on firstname.lastname@example.org or text on 0406 921 304.
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Please contact Belconnen Arts Centre via email, or phone (02) 6173 3300.