Upcycled – Creative Mosaics

Design and create your own ceramic mosaic pieces - 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.

  • Half day afternoons - Monday to Friday - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Suitable for ages 10 to 17
  • Everyone
  • Nearly full

Course Info

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..

Please bring the following on your first day of class:

  • Wear clothes that can get messy

Your class has an extra cost of $30 – this cost includes:

  • Reclaimed materials for mosaics
  • All equipment
  • PPE

Payment details provided on booking.

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Fi McAulay
Course Tutor

Fi McAulay

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.