DOT RECYCLING WEEK
19th - 26th September
Part of the 2008 Liverpool Arts Biennial Independent strand
LAUNCH EVENT Fri 19th September
12pm - 5pm
Launch of Red Dot Recycling Week at St Luke's Church, Berry
Street featuring a workshop by Urban Strawberry Lunch in which
participants will learn how to turn waste materials and/or
found objects into musical instruments.
FREE WORKSHOPS 22nd - 26th
All the following workshops will take place at the Liverpool
Centre for Arts Development (LCAD), 2a Franceys (off Brownlow
Hill). All participants will be shown how to turn waste materials
and/or found objects into artwork.
Monday 22 September
10am - 1pm Creating art from junk furniture, Workshop leader:
2pm - 5pm Creating artwork from waste paper. Workshop leader:
Tuesday 23 September
10am - 1pm Creating heat pressed artwork from fabric waste,
cereal packets and crisp packets. Workshop leader: Beccy Williams
2pm - 5pm Creating buildings from cardboard. Workshop leader:
Wednesday 24 September
***Please note the time of this all day workshop
10am - 4pm Creating a fabric bag by layering diffferent materials.
Also creating jewellery from recycled wire. Workshop leader:
Alison Bailey Smith
Thursday 25 September
10am - 1pm Workshop details to be finalised. Workshop leader:
2pm - 5pm Creating creatures and props for a shadow theatre.
Workshop leader: Anne Mawdsley
Friday 26 September
10am - 1pm Field trip to Gaskell's Waste Services Recycling
Centre in Bootle to look at various processes of recycling.
2pm - 5pm Redesigning old shoes into artwork. Workshop leader:
To book a place on a workshop - you can attend more than
one workshop during the week- or to attend the field trip,
contact Recycling Week Co-ordinator Colin Serjent
Telephone: 07759 525 075
All workshops and the field trip are all FREE to attend.
This event has been financially supported by the Art &
Culture Fund and Liverpool Culture Company.