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Creative Workshops: Recycled Art with Bev Garside

Creative Workshops: Recycled Art with Bev Garside
Durack Community Centre (33 Packard Avenue, Durack)
$10 per class I $50 for the 6 week course

Turn rubbish into riches!

Work with local artist Bev Garside to transform what we might ordinarily throw away, into beautiful and useful works of art each Monday from 13 May to 17 June.

Get involved

Book into the workshop online:

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Workshop details

Week 1 + 2

Milk/Juice Bottle Planter.
Please bring along any 2 litre plastic milk and juice bottles, magazines and plastic bottle caps.

Week 3 + 4

Turtles, Dogs, Creatures and Bowls.
Please bring along any fabric, yarn, plastic bags, straws, paper, card, found items etc.

Week 5 + 6

Collage Painting and Recycled Items.
Please bring any newspapers, magazines, bits and pieces.

About the artist

Bev is a Darwin- based artist, teacher and art therapist. She studied at Loughborough college of Art and Design (UK). Her work is very eclectic and draws from a wide range of subject matter, media and styles. Bev loves colour, texture, silk and recycled items feature strongly in my work.

As an art therapist, Bev is fascinated with the concept that art is a form of non-verbal communication which facilitates recovery, self-expression, self-esteem, and emotional growth. She uses art to explore and respond to what is happening in her world.

This six week workshop is one of four creative workshops offered by City of Palmerston this May/June.

Check out what is also on offer:

Tuesdays (14 May-18 June): Photography with Hels Orr
Wednesdays (15 May-19 June): Screen printing with Dave Garnham
Thursdays (16 May-20 June): African drumming with Mbackeh