"Twined basket" with Caroline Hawkins | ADULTS | Half-day workshop | 1-4pm Saturday 18th May 2019

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"Twined basket" with Caroline Hawkins | ADULTS | Half-day workshop | 1-4pm Saturday 18th May 2019

60.00

This basket is made by twining a pair of fibres around a frame using cordyline with a selection of options to use for twining materials.

Caroline Hawkins is a local artist whose practice encompasses creating sculptural fibre art, basketweaving, researching, learning and developing global cultural weaving practices and techniques.

This one-day workshop will be held 1-4pm Saturday 18th May at Bluebird House (cnr Carr and Swanston Sts, South Geelong).

Subject to minimum numbers.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

  • Make the frame

  • Twine around the frame

  • Finish your basket

  • Information on suitable plants to use and how to gather and prepare them

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Caroline Hawkins
Originally trained at Ravensbourne Art College, London in 3D design, Caroline has been working in arts and crafts for the last 25 years, creating art work, holding workshops and working as a community artist. A Diploma in Sustainability has further informed the integration of sustainability practices within her art, not only in materials and methods chosen, but in developing themes such as awareness raising of endangered species.