Teacher's PD - Sat 19 June 2021
This Professional Development session, especially for Visual Arts teachers, is designed to assist you to incorporate various contemporary, historical and cultural contexts into your curriculum. Through the ancient craft of basket making, we will explore ways to introduce these techniques to your students.
When: Saturday 19th June 2021, 2pm – 4.30pm
Where: The Raffia Connection, 67 Margaret St, Box Hill North
What you will learn:
• The blanket stitch technique for basket coiling
• Principles of shaping a basket
• How to start and finish a basket
• Tips & tricks to help students learn
• Starter kit (includes a raffia starter coil and needle)
• A variety of raffia to use during the workshop
• PD Certificate of Completion
• An invoice (if required by your school)
Bookings essential: www.theraffiaconnection.com.au
Covid-19 Safety Information: If the workshop is unable to be held due to Government Health Advice, bookings will be transferred to another date. Participants must abide by the latest public health advice.