Over two sessions take a pair of old blue jeans and transform them into Textile Art...
Explore textile embellishment & surface manipulation techniques through the deconstruction and reconstruction of old blue jeans using hand stitch, embellishment and machine stitching.
Week 1: Explore a range of textile techniques & create a series of interesting samples from your Deconstructed jeans.
Week 2: Reconstruct your denim by exploring design ideas from your samples & transform these into a textile artwork for the body using stitch, further manipulation & embellish techniques.
Participants are invited to continue working on their piece at home to complete a Wearable Artwork in the Worn Out Worn Art Performance and Exhibition at MJAC in November 2018.
Thursdays 22 & 29 March | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 16+ years
$66 | $60 MAC Members | Materials Supplied - Bring extra materials for embellishing and a sewing machine if you have one.
Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Hwy Corner of Cale St Midland WA