A Thousand Fibres

Nickeema Williams, Connections (detail), 2014, digital print.

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Join some of Brisbane’s most exciting and talented Indigenous artists in kuril dhagun’s new monthly workshop series for adults.

Pull up a cushion, pour a cuppa, and learn a new skill in the lush setting of the Talking Circle as the featured artist demonstrates a technique fundamental to their practice.

Choose from a selection of upcycled materials when creating your own artisan object and relax, chat and let your creativity take control.

The A Thousand Fibres series is presented as part of the A Thousand Words exhibition program.

Venue:
kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
Cost:
$22.50

Program of events

Nickeema Williams, Connections (detail), 2014, digital print.

A Thousand Fibres: wearable art with Nickeema Williams

kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library
Starts 6th Dec 2014, 3pm - 5pm

Create a wearable art accessory using natural and synthetic fibrous materials.
Hannah Bronte

A Thousand Fibres: textiles with Hannah Bronte

kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library
Starts 17th Jan 2015, 3pm - 5pm

Create a personalised statement piece that will be the jewel of your wardrobe with artist Hannah Bronte.
Glennys Briggs, Stories Within (detail), screen print on Magnani Paper. Exhibited as part of the Victorian Indigenous Art Awards 2014 at the Art Gallery of Ballarat

A Thousand Fibres: print making with Glennys Briggs

kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library
Starts 7th Feb 2015, 2pm - 5pm

Glennys Briggs shows you how to design and create a series of customised postcards using a lino-cut printing technique..
Sonja Carmichael

A Thousand Fibres: brooches with Sonja Carmichael

kuril dhagun, level 1, State Library
Starts 7th Mar 2015, 3pm - 5pm

Join Quandamooka weaver Sonja Carmichael as she teaches you to make your very own brooch.
Jewellery with Delvene

A Thousand Fibres: jewellery with Delvene Cockatoo-Collins

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 11th Apr 2015, 3pm - 5pm

Join local artist Delvene to create jewellery from recycled and found materials.
Weaving with Chantal Cook

A Thousand Fibres: weaving with Chantal Henley

Talking Circle, level 1, State Library
Starts 9th May 2015, 3pm - 5pm

Chantal Henley will help you develop your weaving skills to craft your own woven object.

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