Design and create your own up-cycled projects - and then collaborate to create a beautiful community mosaic for downtown Bello.
Learn to mosaic or extend your mosaic experience. Using a huge range of all upcycled materials, learn indoor and outdoor techniques to create small projects for yourself, and then be a part of a group project.Enrol
Full days. Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Ages 10 to 18 years
As well as making your own projects, learn about being a community artist as you work as a team to create a colourful birdbath for Bellingen town centre.
As we use sharp tools, we ask everyone to work safely and sensibly and respect others. Safety instructions will be given.
Every morning, we enjoy a healthy fruity morning tea. There are additional optional activities in the afternoon for chill out time..
Fi McAulay is a community artist, working in the genres of sculpture, drawing, painting and mosaics, with a focus on reusing, recycling and reclaiming materials. A former Industrial Arts teacher, she also runs community workshops for both children and adults to create public mosaic artwork installations. Her work is held in private and public collections and she regularly exhibits.
Her latest public work is the large MALAAMI sculpture at Thora, which pays homage to beautiful Gumbaynggirr Country and its Custodians.