the years I have enjoyed many forms of Art Crafts. I have
participated in many short and long term workshops and exhibitions
in Canberra and Sydney and have also been an accredited Craftsman
Member of the ACT Craft Association. The crafts I have worked
Leadlight and kiln fired work in copper enamel and glass.
Furniture Restoration for many years I participated
in Furniture Restoration classes and lovingly restored many
furniture pieces that now adorn our home. This was a very
Textiles screen and block printing; batik; silk painting;
tritik and shibori tie dye, and machine embroidery..
Paper Making I learnt paper making with Kayes van Bodegraven
in 1975 and more recently I have become a member of Primrose
Paperworks in Sydney. A wide range of workshops are held at
Primrose and I have participated in many of them.
I have taught enamelling, screen printing and paper making
to students and teachers in art and craft classes at Primary
Encaustic Art I discovered the enjoyment of encaustic
art a few years ago when I took a workshop with Margaret and
Ian Hesford and it has now become another one of my favourite
Card Making One of my favourite pastimes is making
cards and I combine Gocco or screenprinting, wax, mixed media,
machine embroidery, collage or anything I am experimenting
with at the time. I have also made a few Artists Books and
hope to do more of these in the future.
Print Gocco For several years I have been a distributor
for Print Gocco and I have been able to incorporate Gocco
Printing in all aspects of my crafts. I carry a full range
of Print Gocco supplies. e-mail for info
marylen @ southernphone.com.au