Weaving Sculptural Forms (NEW!) with Fiona Gavino

Take weaving beyond its traditional application and learn how to shape and sculpt three-dimensional works using the random weaving technique and easily pliable pith cane. You will complete a woven sculptural artwork on the day and the tutor will be on hand to discuss any other natural fibres you may like to explore.

Materials:-

  •  A materials fee is included in the cost of the course

What to bring:-

  • Small round nose pliers, small wire cutters, or sharp secateurs
  • Students must wear appropriate clothing and closed toe shoes for safety reasons

COVID

Please note, COVID restrictions may apply at the time of this course. By enrolling, you agree to abide by the restrictions at all times while onsite. Please visit the COVID Safe page on our website to read the most up to date information or visit wa.gov.au.

Building Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact Reception on 9432 9555 or email [email protected] to discuss suitability and how we can help.

Tutor Fiona Gavino

Fiona Gavino is a nationally-recognised fibre artist who uses basket making materials and techniques in innovative ways. She has been teaching for over 15 years, her classes provide a fun and practical introduction to basketry that will allow students to continue sourcing and creating their own beautiful works well after the class is over.

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