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Friday, 10 February 2012

Recycling workshops

Forthcoming Recycling workshops at The Green Community Shop and Centre

*Bookable but free day classes for 10 adults

Artist Brenda Sharp will be showing how to make artist books using Graze boxes, can lids etc Sunday 26th of February 10 til 3pm

Julie Dodd will be making beautiful structures inspired by nature using milk bottles…. Sunday 11th of March 10 til 3pm

Jo Smith will be showing how to create artworks fusing plastic bags on the Sunday 25th of March 10 til 3pm
*Drop in workshops for Kids (with accompanying parents - have a cup of tea or a browse or join in)–

Alison Bailey Smith will be creating eco fashion on Saturday 25th of February 1pm til 3.30pm
Susan Brown will be making puppets using foam, funky fur etc to create puppets (as seen in last year's de-junk, re-junk)-on Saturday 3rd of March 1pm til 3.30pm
Helen Smith will be creating flowers from plastic bags on 10th of March 1pm til 3.30pm
Using 1970's daisy looms and plastic bags to create lovely flowers (as seen in last year's de-junk, re-junk)
*Communal mosaic workshop (details to be confirmed 4th of March 10 til 4pm)

Margi and Mike….Mosaic workshop with end product being for the exhibition and ultimately the Green Shop
Exciting workshop for all - to be confirmed
idea for mosaic made of separate letters using old frames

We will need to lots of stuff to recycle for the classes so watch this space...
We need plastic colourful bags, Graze boxes for Brenda's workhop, funky foam, babies hats and shoes for the puppets  for Susan's puppet workshop, the loan of 70's daisy looms for Helen Smith's workshops, broken flat crockery and unopened leftover tile grout. Take to the Green Shop and leave it for me _ ALison Bailey Smith.

For more info or to express interest in a place email
These projects have been made possible by a grant from the Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority

Many of the artists teaching come to my networking event With These Hands

Brenda Sharp artist with a collection of "rubbish" she used in last years's "de-junk, re-junk" exhibition

Puppet made by Susan Brown for last year's exhibition

Margi Adam's mosaic for de-junk, re-junk in 2011 made from old plates and a bike chain


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