School Workshops | Constructing Clothing as Art

11-28 October | Ages: Primary - Secondary

In a half-day workshop, artist and designer Emma Buswell, will work with students to create personal art pieces inspired by The Curtain Breathed Deeply: Justene Williams. Students will learn about fabric manipulation and construction techniques by    transforming pre-owned clothing  into a work of wearable art.

This workshop will develop capabilities in fashion as art – clothing and sewing, as well as critical & creative thinking, ideas around art and design, recycling and sustainability.

Education Links include: The Arts – Visual Arts, Design – Design & Technologies; Technologies – Materials Design & Technology.

Please note: Bring one or two items of clothing (eg. a t-shirt, shorts, skirt, pants, jumper or hat) to transform into wearable art.

  • Date

    Tuesday 11 October  – Friday 28 October

  • Time

    10.30am – 4pm
    Times negotiable (2.5hrs)

  • Location

    PICA or at your school

  • Booking Details

    $10 per student (minimum of 10 students or $100)
    Contact: or 08 9228 6300

  • Ages

    Primary to Secondary