These school holidays celebrate NAIDOC Week by joining Wiradjuri artist Ange Jeffery in an online jewellery making workshop where kids will be able to make personalised body adornment – bracelets, necklaces, head pieces – from found natural objects combined with elements from a special pack which will be posted out to you!
A collaborative online making session for kids aged 7+ with an adult supervisor.
Registration cut off date: 12 pm Friday 2 July to receive your special workshop pack on time
If registering past this date or your pack has not arrived, participants can gather their own supplies. A small number of packs will also be available for collection at the Koorie Heritage Trust.
Workshop packs include:
What to bring to the workshop:
These are optional for you to gather yourself:
Ange Jeffery is a Wiradjuri artist who grew up on Country in central west NSW, with Wambul (Macquarie River) having a lasting influence and inspiration in her art practice. She is an environmental scientist by background who balances her technical ability with creative pursuits, particularly jewellery making. She also delivers jewellery and weaving workshops for her local community and has completed several commission projects.
Ange’s values are strongly represented in her work using responsibly sourced materials including collected and recycled natural and manmade items. Her work is organic, combining her culture with contemporary techniques and objects, including ceramics, painting, stencilling, graphics, and jewellery. @ange.jeffery
Credit: Ange Jeffery (Wiradjuri), supplied by the artist