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Workshop: Chroma Crochet

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Image courtesy of the artist.

Join our new program of craft workshops led online by contemporary artist and jeweller, Christina Darras.

In this workshop, participants will learn crochet techniques to make inspiring pieces of jewellery, including necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Using yarns and threads sourced from home you will learn how to play with colour (chroma) and pattern, layer materials and incorporate found objects to make your own unique statement pieces.

You may also be interested in Christina's second workshop, Drawing with embroidery on Saturday 10 October. 

  • When: Saturday 17 October, 2pm - 4pm
  • Where: Online (Live workshop delivered through Zoom)
  • Suitable for: Adults, all skill levels
  • Class size: Up to 15 participants 
  • Cost: $8
  • Ticket sales close: 5pm, Sunday 11 October
  • Materials required: All participants will be emailed a PDF list of materials and Zoom link on Monday 12 October

artist bio

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Christina Darras is an interdisciplinary artist and a jewellery designer. She studied painting at Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux arts in Paris, France, and printmaking at Central St Martins College of Art and Design in London UK. She works with various mediums, drawing, painting, installations, and embroidery. She enjoys making with her hands, considering her making as a thinking process. She is addicted to colour (she fell in a colour fountain as a toddler and swallowed lots of rainbow water, so colour is in her DNA). With her jewellery she has collaborated with Paul Smith, Harvey Nichols in London, Collette in Paris and Barney’s New York. She has a studio at KA, and she is currently doing a Mca at Victorian college of arts. 

Instagram: @christinadarrascom @shopchristinadarrascom

Website: www.christinadarras.com

 

Date

When: Saturday 17 October, 2pm- 4pm

Venue

Online (Zoom),

Duration

2 hour session

Cost

One-price: $8

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for more information

Email: visualarts@kingston.vic.gov.au

Phone: (03) 9556 4462 (Monday - Thursday, 9.30am - 4.30pm)