24 May Tess Chodan : Create your own shadow box
Butterflies and Beetles, creating your own shadow box
Delve into the unusual and fascinating world of entomology (the study of insects) with Tess Chodan. This workshop will explore the history and ecology of insect collecting, and together we will be working with dried, preserved butterfly and beetle specimens.Tess will demonstrate a number of techniques that she uses in the creation of her own artwork, and participants will learn to handle these delicate specimens.
Everyone will create a unique shadow box frame with butterflies/ beetles to take home.
Please note that all specimens used in this workshop are ethically and sustainably-sourced.
$45 Including materials. Bookings essential.