Eco Art – Weaving with Weeds


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Sunshine Coast Libraries will host art workshops to highlight how weeds are threatening our natural environment. The Environmental Operations branch of Sunshine Coast Council are raising awareness through eco art.

Beginning with a short film participants will then draw, paint, silk dye or weave using weeds with view to having their art work incorporated into a sculpture to be displayed at the Arts & Ecology Centre located at the Maroochy Bushland Botanical Gardens.

Eco Art – Weaving with Weeds
Free: Bookings Essential
These sessions will begin with a short film presentation followed by an eco art workshop. Come along and learn how to collect, prepare and weave crafty creations using weeds. Some of the art work will form a weed monster sculpture to be on display at the Art & Ecology Centre. Please bring a water bottle and snack if required.

Maleny     Monday 5 September     1.30 pm - 4.30 pm     5435 3100
Nambour     Wednesday 7 September     9.30 am - 12.30 pm     5441 8332
Noosa     Thursday 8 September     1.00 pm - 4.00 pm     5442 4411
Bookings: As per phone numbers listed above or book online at www.library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

Eco Art – Painting and Drawing Weeds
Free: Bookings Essential
These sessions will begin with a short film presentation followed by an eco art workshop where participants will be painting & drawing weeds. Some of the art work will form a weed monster sculpture to be on display at the Art & Ecology Centre.  Please bring a water bottle and snack if required.

Beerwah     Friday 9 September     1.00 pm - 4.00 pm     5439 2500
Cooroy     Tuesday 6 September     10.00 am - 1.00 pm     5454 9000
Kawana     Monday 5 September     9.30 am - 12.30 pm     5458 6500
Maroochydore     Wednesday 7 September     2.00 pm - 5.00 pm     5475 8900
Bookings: As per phone numbers listed above or book online at www.library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au


Eco Art – Dyeing with Weeds
Free: Bookings Essential
These sessions will begin with a short film presentation followed by an eco art workshop where participants will learn the art of dyeing with weeds on silk. Some of the art work will form a weed monster sculpture to be on display at the Art & Ecology Centre. Silk will be available for $2-$3 or bring your own. Please bring a water bottle and snack if required.

Caloundra     Monday 5 September     10.00 am - 12.00 pm     5499 5444
Coolum Civic Centre     Thursday 8 September     9.00 am - 12.00 pm     5343 2000
Kenilworth     Friday 9 September     10.30 am - 1.30 pm     5441 8332
Bookings: As per phone numbers listed above or book online at www.library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

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