Eco-Art Workshops in 2018
Friday 19th, 2pm to Sunday 21st, 2pm January, 2018
* Join award winning Noongar artist and Aboriginal Elder, Joey
Williams of Poornarti Aboriginal Tours, at the Poornarti Art Studio
* Enjoy a focus on local rivers (Kwoorabup/Hay) and the Wilson
Inlet area, as we co-create two aerial perspective collaborative
paintings on large canvases.
* Be inspired by visits to significant Noongar sites in the area, with story telling, art demonstrations and cultural instruction from Joey.
Cost: $175pp, $125 concession.
For all bookings and enquiries please contact:
Poornarti Aboriginal Tours,Tel: 0415 840 216
Email: [email protected]
This event is deigned to empower and enrich
participants, especially emerging local artists.
Places are limited and each application will be
considered on its merits. apply early to make sure you don’t miss out.
The links to the Registration for the Denmark workshop are as follows
Seeing Like An Eagle Denmark Weekend Registration https://greenskills.org.au/download/registration-form-seeing-like-eagle-word/
Seeing Like An Eagle Denmark Weekend Registration PDF DOC https://greenskills.org.au/download/registration-form-seeing-like-eagle-pdf/
Art & Photographic weekend workshop
With Nikki Green (Artist), Basil Schur (Environmentalist)
6.30 pm Friday to 2pm Sunday 9 – 11th February 2018
Join artist Nikki Green (nikkigreen.com.au) and environmentalist Basil Schur at the Porongurup Shop art studio for a weekend of art and photography that will focus on the Ranges Link which forms part of the Gondwana Link.
Enjoy outings to Twin Creeks Conservation Reserve and other special places, as we create images & patterns.
Designer Donna Chapman will use photos of these art creations in Photoshop/InDesign as overlays on a aerial photograph of the scenic country between the Porongurup and Stirling Ranges. This will be used to create a stunning billboard size artwork that will help promote the eco restoration work of Gondwana Link and local group.
Be inspired through this creative collaboration and skill sharing.
Cost $145 waged/ $110 low income
(Don’t let finances stop you from coming—contact Basil)
Accommodation and meals not included. Some Art materials provided .
Participants are encouraged to book in & stay at the Porongurup Village Inn (08) 9853 1110 for the weekend
For details & registration enquiries contact Green Skills (Denmark) : Basil Schur: 08 9848 3310/ 0429481019 [email protected]
These weekend workshops are linked to the Green Skills’ South Coast Festival of Birds and Gondwana Wetland projects, supported by funding from Lotterywest and the Western Australian Government’s State Natural Resource Management Program, supported by Royalties for Regions.