JEFF MCCANN

ART DIRECTOR / DESIGNER / MAKER

CARDBOARD EARRINGS WORKSHOP

Do you need to book a crafting workshop for your event? Something thats a little different to the norm? I got your back :)

On the day the participants will learn how to take a cardboard box and transform it into a unique piece of fashion. The workshop is also perfect for all types of people from creative to an accountants, it doesn't matter. You will learn simple construction techniques and even get some time to decorate your creation. Side note: this workshop will probably make you want to go home and make more! :)

This is a perfect activity for birthday parties, after school care programs, school holiday programs, cultural events, team bonding days, space activations, 

  • 3hr workshop
  • 15 people per session (max)
  • $350 package rate for the organiser (price can vary if travel is required)

 

What you will need to have:

  • covers for desks to protect from paint
  • small paint brushes
  • power source, enough sockets for up to 6 hot glue guns

What I will provide:

  • cardboard
  • scissors and glue
  • jewellery components 
  • paint
  • varnish

 

Workshop breakdown: 

15 minutes : explaining my artistic background and showing examples of jewellery

15 minutes : showing simple cardboard construction techniques

2 hr : construction of the jewellery. I will roam the room helping people with their designs

20 minutes: add required jewellery components like brooch backs, chains or earring hooks/clip ons. 

10 minutes: mini fashion show

 

Photo credits: Commune, Waterloo. For Sydney Craft Week &

                               FRESH, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery

For bookings email enquires to hello@jeffmccann.com.au