Artist in Residence Textiles

Pam Booth

Contact Details
Ph: 03 9844 3943
Mobile: 0439 997 798

Background
Primary/infant teacher
TAFE Teacher
Tutor in Community Centres and Aged Care facilities
Participant in "Arist in Schools" programme
Involved in felt making & embroidery

Preferred Location
City of Whitehorse, Manningham & Shire of Nillumbik

Preferred Year Levels
Pre-school, Primary School

Darry Graham

Contact Details
Ph: 03 93143539

Background
Cert. Applied Art Tapestry
Teaching Tapestry to any student level
School or Community Focus Projects
Artist in Residence
Exhibitions including Australian Contemporary Art Fair

Preferred Location
Melbourne Metro & Western Suburbs

 

Josephine Hemmingway

Contact Details
Ph: 0402 018 944
Email: sophina@optusnet.com.au

Background
Dip. Education, Dip. Of Art and Design, Bachelor of Education.
Have worked as an Artist in Residence at Schools and Community Centres
Held a Screen Printing Exhibition - solo at Niagara Gallery Melbourne.
Taught adult and tertiary classes at Melbourne School of Art.
Worked in the Art Department of a number of Primary and Secondary schools
Currently running private Art classes
Currently teaching Art part time at Ruyton Girls’ School

 

Pamela McFayden

Artist in Residence Pam Booth Art WorkContact Details
Ph: 03 9314 4457

Background
Supervising tertiary students
Teaching Tapestry to Primary Levels
School or Community Focus projects
Professional weaver for 20 yrs.
Studying Textiles.
Represented in group Exhibitions at the Meat Market Craft Centre

Preferred Location
Metro & Western Suburbs

Preferred Year Levels
All levels

 

Suzanne Peters

Contact Details
Mobile: 0418 306 368
Email: suzannevial@bigpond.com.au

Background
Fashion Design: Making a pattern, tailoring, making garments, upcycling, using a sewing machine. Textiles: Feltmaking, making fabric from remnants, recycling, making toys

Current Area of Expertise
Fashion design / upcycling , using a sewing machine to make a garment, making fabric from remnants, recycling any fabrics to make with, feltmaking – fashion or fun, applique – hand or machine, make a pillow / toymaking, Kits 4 Kids – tailored to suit, badges, gifts, blossoms, felt gifts.

Preferred Location
Melbourne

Preferred Year Levels
Prep to Year 12

Jo Roszkowski

Artwork by Jo RoszkowskiContact Details
Mobile: 0413 670 955
Email: jo.roszkowski@gmail.com
Website: www.joroszkowski.com

Background
With education in the Visual Arts, a PostGrad in Art Histroy & Steiner Training, Jo has been a teacher for more than 2 decades. She has presented workshops through professional organisations and has facilitated Artist in Residence programs including installation pieces. Her own art practise has recently led her to being chosen as Bayside Council Artist in Residence.

Area of Expertise
Current areas of interest & expertise for Jo are Textiles, Intuitive Painting, Sculpture, Wax Encaustic & Ceramics - all with environmental / sustainability themes.

Clare Walton

Contact Details
Mobile: 0422 202 869
Email: clare@visualfeastcreations.com.au
Website: www.visualfeastcreations.com.au
http://clarewalton.wordpress.com/

Professional Artist & Creative Director/Owner of Visual Feast Creations www.visualfeastcreations.com.au

Background
Trained in Fashion Design and Millinery and completed Diploma in Visual Arts at Victoria University
Experience includes art co-ordinator for community festivals and projects within Australia and overses
Have worked as an artist in resident at schools in Victoria, NSW and Arnhem Land including:
Ikea Community Fence Art Project, Ferncourt Public School, Marrickville, NSW
Peace Garden Mural, St Dominics Primary School, Broadmeadows, VIC
Recycled Community Art Program, Yirrkala CEC School, North Eastern Arnhem Land, NT
Melbourne’s Adventure Playground – Artist in Resident Programs funded by AFKC
And Ceres School Incursion Recycled Arts Program

Area of Expertise
Recycled art, murals along with stop animation and installation projects for Primary and Secondary Levels.