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Old Blue Jeans - Deconstruct and Recreate Your Denim with Sarah Zel Chescoe

  • Midland Junction Arts Centre 276 Great Eastern Highway Midland, WA, 6056 Australia (map)

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

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