This class introduces participants to weaving as a sculptural medium and Fiona will give a brief overview of how this relates to her practice. In this 1-day workshop you will learn the contemporary technique of random weaving and a simple process of how to create a biomorphic sculptural vessel.
Fiona Gavino graduated from Charles Darwin University with a Bachelor of Visual Arts (2006) and was selected to show in the premier national graduate show 'Hatched', she currently lives and works in Fremantle (WA). Her work has toured nationally and internationally and in her field she is a recognised and respected fibre artist. Fiona Gavino has been described as an intercultural artist working the traditional into the contemporary who strives to use basket making materials and techniques in new and innovative ways across sculpture, installation, video and printmaking.
Suitable for beginners.
Non member $200.00
21 August 2022
10 am to 4pm
Please bring along long nose tweezers and wear closed in footwear and comfortable clothing.
Minimum class size 5, maximum 12. Class subject to cancellation due to insufficient bookings in which case fees paid will be refunded. Full student refunds can be issued up to 7 working days prior to commencement, however individual classes will not be refunded due to nonattendance.
Tactile Arts members can access their workshop discount by entering BASKETRY MEMBER into the discount code field at the checkout.