Cygnet Organic Expo Workshops 25th Nov 2012

November 13, 2012

Balfour House will host a series of environmentally themed workshops to coinside with the Cygnet Organic Expo. Short and affordable workshops will run in Printmaking, Book binding, Paper making and String making.

Sarah Clarkson is teaching Printmaking
Mini-Prints Workshop
A workshop introducing intaglio and relief printmaking. Participants will work on a small scale with the aim of producing a finished piece at the end of the session.
cost $45 (includes materials)
class start times
10.30 1pm 3pm

Janice Laud is teaching papermaking
A recycled papermaking workshop. Participants will take home the wet sheets of paper that they make to dry at home.
$40(includes materials)
class strat times
10.30 1pm and 3pm

Amy Cheyne is teaching book binding
Bind and decorate your own simple pamphlet stitched book using recycled materials in a 1 1/4 hour session.
$40 (includes all materials)
class start times 9am 12pm and 2.30

Claire Byers is teaching string making
‘How long is a piece of string?’
Learn the fundimentals of twisting strong, functional and beautiful string from a variety of materials, from rag to native grass.
$20 one hour session, includes materials
class start times
11am and 2pm

All these workshops aim to teach techniques that can be easliy replicated in the home to create original, affordable and beautiful objects.

Further info and pre bookings can be made by phone or text to
0400 867 509

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