Claire Davenhall with Jacq Chorlton & Sheryl Chant
Part of Workshop Series Rockingham Arts Centre
Wed 04 Oct 10am - 12pm at Rockingham Central Library
Wed 04 Oct 10am -12.30pm at Rockingham Arts Centre
Wed 04 Oct 1pm - 3pm at Rockingham Central Library
Thu 05 Oct 10am - 12.30pm at Rockingham Arts Centre
Fri 06 Oct 10am - 12.30pm at Rockingham Arts Centre
Sat 07 Oct 10am -12.00pm at Rockingham Central Library
Sat 07 Oct 10am - 3pm at Rockingham Arts Centre
This year's Big Draw Festival Living Lines is designed to get your marks moving! In this workshop series you will learn a range of drawing techniques from continuous line drawing, contour lines, organic and linear lines to create an animated installation in the gallery, just wait to see what we have up our sleeves… Workshop 1 – Bringing the Dead to Life 
Draw from a range of special exhibits from Academy of Taxidermy - Museum of Natural History and create your own flip/concertina book from your chosen specimens. These will be displayed on the walls of the gallery.
  • FACILITATOR: International Artist Claire Davenhall 
  • DATE: Wednesday 4th October 2017 
  • TIME: 10am-12.30pm
  • AGE: 12 to 17 years                    
  • VENUE: Rockingham Arts Centre 
Workshop 2 – The Social Butterfly  
Create a community hanging installation, symbolising 'the butterfly effect' in the front window of the gallery, watch your creations work together to cast shadows on the walls and floor in a subtle interplay of flight!  
  • FACILITATOR: International Artist Claire Davenhall 
  • DATE: Thursday 5th October 2017 
  • TIME: 10am-12.30pm
  • AGE: 12 to 17 years                      
  • VENUE: Rockingham Arts Centre   
Workshop 3 – Spinning Zoetropes 
Create the illusion of motion with spinning Zoetropes, watch through special slots and bring you drawings to life this these amazing machines! Your interactive Zoetrops will be displayed in Gallery on plinths for the public to enjoy.  
  • FACILITATOR: International Artist Claire Davenhall 
  • DATE: Friday 6th October 2017 
  • TIME: 10am - 12.30pm 
  • AGE: 12 to 17 years                 
  • VENUE: Rockingham Arts Centre 
Workshop 4 – Chalking up the Gallery 
Using her mural as inspiration, work together on an outdoor temporary ephemeral installation to extend the living lines of the Mural into the gallery space for the opening night on Saturday!  
  • FACILITATOR: Award-Winning Artist Jacq Chorlton
  • DATE: Saturday 7th October 2017 
  • TIME: 10am - 3pm
  • AGE: 12 to 17 years    
  • VENUE: Rockingham Arts Centre 
Workshop 5, 6, 7 – Get Your Art Spinning at the Library
Make your drawings fly through the air with this amazing spinning sculpture. Attach you work to cover the giant two-metre high frame which will be the centre piece of the Exhibition for the opening night of LIVING LINES.  
FACILITATOR: Public Figure Sheryl Chant 
  • DATE: Wednesday 4th October 2017     TIME: 10am - 12.00pm                
  •            Wednesday 4th October 2017     TIME: 1pm - 3pm                         
  •            Saturday 7th October 2017          TIME: 10am - 12.00pm
  • VENUE: Rockingham Central Library  AGE: 7-12 years     
Rockingham Arts Centre on Kent Street
Wednesday 4th October to Sunday 8th October 2017

Rockingham Central Library
Monday 9th October to 
Saturday 14 October. 

Registration is free, but places for this workshop are limited.
To register, contact Rockingham Arts Centre:
Phone: 08 9527 0734
10am and 3pm Monday to Friday 

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This is a free event

Suitable for ages: 6-11 12-16 16+

Organised by Claire Davenhall - Visual Artist

Family Friendly Facilities: The centre's primary aim is to facilitate Rockingham's art groups, however with several different types of hirable spaces the centre can also cater for more standard booking requests for meetings, seminars and training.The centre consists of a multi-purpose room, sculpture workshop, pottery room, studio/office space and an exhibition space. For more information on hiring spaces within this facility contact Customer Service on 9528 0333.


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Claire Davenhall
Jacq Chorlton

Rockingham Arts Centre
Kent Street
WA 6168
08 9528 0333

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