ACT Textile Arts Association’s first workshop for 2021 will be with tutor Carolyn Sullivan.
“When I am playing at home I spend as much time working with art materials as I do stitching. Collage on postcards is an ideal way of thinking through ideas. While generally I have a specific theme in mind, sometimes an idea will come out of left field because I have been playing,” says Carolyn.
Postcards are a wonderful way of accumulating art ideas for future works.
The aim of the day is to share some of my working techniques and give you some time to think of what you might do in the future.
When: 20 February 2021, 10am-4pm
Where: Mosaic Baptist Church community centre, Page ACT
Cost: $95 for members and $105 non-members
Numbers are limited due to COVID restrictions.
More details including a materials list can be found here. For bookings, please fill in a workshop form and email it to workshop coordinator Sandra Obst via information [at] acttextiles.org.au.
ACT Textile Arts Association presents our 2020 exhibition and bazaar: Textiles With A Twist.
WHEN: 12-25 September 2020, open from 10am to 2pm daily
WHERE: Queanbeyan Arts Society Gallery, 6 Trinculo Place, Queanbeyan
The exhibition will showcase works created by ACTTAA members using a range of textile skills. From jackets and scarves to wall hangings, books and jewellery – our members have added their own special twists to their textile pieces.
Looking for a gift or something for yourself? Our bazaar will have a large selection of high quality handmade garments, scarves, bags, brooches and all sorts of other textiles for sale, again all made by members.
Julie Elliot from Palliative Care ACT receiving heat packs and driver bags from Chris Bergin
the happy band of charity sewers