1.30 PM - 5.30 PM Wednesday 18 April 2018
Join SCCI for a hands-on series of fashion focussed workshops for children and teens. This dynamic programme aims to inspire the next generation to explore their creativity, consider sustainable practice, apply solution-driven design and engineer smarter fashion. Participants engage closely with materials and learn techniques from leading experts and specialists. Please note that places are extremely limited to encourage closely supervised and direct learning.
Renowned upcycling designer Rachael Cassar, who has found fans among the likes of Rihanna, Kristen Stewart and Ruby Rose, provides teens with alternative approaches to realising their fashion ideas. Students transform pre-loved garments and become fashion designers for a day. Carefully crafting, sculpting and collaging directly onto mannequins, participants learn how develop innovative, creative and sustainable new pieces from existing garments and recycled haberdashery.
Paid event $50. Includes afternoon tea. Please book via Eventbrite.
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Places are extremely limited.
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Designer Rachael Cassar explores the process of deconstruction, reconstruction and up-cycling to produce one-off alternative fashion pieces. Carefully crafted – sculpting and collaging directly onto the mannequin – discarded materials are re-purposed and re-contextualised, giving them new life. Cassar’s collections have been seen on catwalks in Australia, Italy, the US and the UK, received extensive media coverage internationally, and acknowledged as innovative and forward thinking, with celebrities including Rihanna wearing her creations. Cassar appears in: