Showing posts from February, 2019

WORKSHOP ALERT: Natural Dyeing with Plants (Irene Pagram), Sat 16th March

Natural Dyeing with Plants with Irene Pagram Learn about suitable plants to use for easy dyeing, substantive and fugitive colours, the use of mordants and cellulose and protein fibres. This workshop will cover many forms of natural dyeing including eco, solar, hapazone, ice flower and dyebath. DATE : Saturday 16th March TIME : 10.00am to 4.00pm VENUE : Birregurra Butter Factory, 452 Roadknight St Birregurra COST : $65.00 which includes some materials eg special paper and fibres. The list of materials to bring and share includes flowers, leaves, foil and other easily obtainable items. BYO lunch. Morning and Afternoon Tea supplied. Payment Details: Transfer payment to Birregurra Community Arts Group BSB 633 000 Account No. 1543 07789 Ref: DyeWkp_(your surname) Once paid, email receipt to Pam Fyfe at, or contact Pam for more details about the workshop. Limited spaces.

The latest news from Birregurra Community Arts Group - Catch up on all the goss!

Greetings and Happy New Year from Birregurra Community Arts Group CLICK TO OPEN NEWSLETTER CLICK TO OPEN FELTING WORKSHOP INFO 2019 Arts in Birregurra has got off to a great start! And there's a stack of great activities, shows and workshops lined up for the year ahead including  Natural Dying, Drawing, Basket Making, Ceramics, and Collage  from David Lancashire. Check out the latest newsletter for the latest, read about the  Birre Ball wrap up  and find out about  "The Thief"  a wonderful show that BCAG is supporting in partnership with COPACC. We've also attached some extra info from Pam Fyfe who has a terrific  scarf felting workshop  coming up at the old butter factory in Birre on March 2.  Speaking of the old butter factory, there's some exciting news to share in the newsletter about the old girl and join us there for our  first social catch up for 2019 this coming Thursday 14th February at 6.30pm (details in the newsletter) . Come alo