Workshops + Entertainment

BOWERBIRD AUTUMN/WINTER 2017

FRIDAY 5 MAY

4pm – 9pm          Live DJ, Miss Lyndal Jay
4pm – 9pm          Origami workshop, Monica Prichard
4pm – 9pm          Letterpress printed cards, Union St Printmakers
4pm – 9pm          CityMag on the Radio @ Bowerbird

SATURDAY 6 MAY

10am – 1pm        Paper making, Deckle Studio
1.30 – 5pm          Pom-poms, Monica Prichard
10am – 5pm        Letterpress printed cards, Union St Printmakers
10am – 5pm        CityMag on the Radio @ Bowerbird

SUNDAY 7 MAY

10am – 5pm        Making posies, Wildbuds
10am – 5pm        Styling pop-up, Fön Salon
10am – 5pm        Letterpress printed cards, Union St Printmakers
10am – 5pm        CityMag on the Radio @ Bowerbird

 

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Origami Workshop, Monica Pritchard
Friday 4 – 9pm
Free
Get creative with Monica Prichard, using colourful paper options in this fun workshop that rewards precision, concentration and fine motor skills.
Kindly supported by K.W.Doggett.

Letterpress printed cards, Union St Printmakers
Friday 4 – 9pm  l  Sat + Sun 10am – 5pm

Free
Join Simone Tippett and Damien Warman in a fabulous letterpress printing workshop where you can illustrate and arrange type to create your own letterpress printed card. Come and benefit from the regular printmaking classes Union St Printmakers run in Stepney (and new studio opening soon in Hindmarsh).
Book into a session with Simone and Damien on the day.
Kindly supported by K.W.Doggett.

CityMag on the Radio @ Bowerbird
Friday 4 – 9pm  l  Sat + Sun 10am – 5pm
With a growing appetite for broadcast, Adelaide’s own chronicler of urban affairs – CityMag – will be setting up a newsroom and radio studio at Bowerbird. See (and hear) how journalists go about the business of publishing pixels on the Internet, with seven live broadcasts and interviews regarding all things design and Bowerbird, across the three days of the event. Meet the team, suggest stories of interest for future publications and enjoy the  podcasts that come from this new initiative.

For upcoming broadcasts, follow Bowerbird on Instagram (@bowerbirdbazaar) and Facebook (@BowerbirdBazaarDesignMarket) each morning of the event, and CityMag on Twitter and Facebook (@CityMagADL).

Paper making, Deckle Studio
Saturday 10am – 1pm
Free
Using high quality pulp made from recycled fabric, add colour, glitter, confetti, to make a unique bifold card or gift tags with Jeninda Fletcher from Deckle Studio. Add some seeds to reuse the paper and give the extra gift of herbs or flowers on Mothers Day. All materials supplied.  Kits available to purchase for paper making at home.


Pom-poms, Monica Prichard
Saturday 1.30 – 5pm
Free

Make a gorgeous yarn pom-pom in your favourite colour, perfect to brighten up your outfit, your accessories, your home, or your life!
There’s no need to register, just drop by.  Back by popular demand!


Making posies, Wildbuds

Sunday 10am – 5pm,  
$5 per person
Join Vera Repanovic from Wildbuds in her flower posy workshop designed to delight and inspire kids, with a strong emphasis on fun and finding their own groove with floral construction. Kids will learn the feel and colour of flowers while creating their own unique style. They will take home their own small vase of in-season flowers to enjoy.
Book into a session with Vera on the day.Please pay her directly.
All materials included.


Styling pop-up, Fön Salon

Sunday 10am – 5pm,  free
All the way from Berlin to King William Road, Fön Salon are setting up a styling bar for the day, offering fun complimentary consultation and styling advice to suggest an on trend look for you, along with the opportunity to have your hair styled on the spot. Not your average hair salon!


Insitu Photography Studio
Craig Arnold/SheCreative
Come and chat to Craig about his photography, techniques and availability as he takes product shots of designers’ work and event pics across the weekend.


Demonstrations
Visit and chat with some of the stallholders slowly creating work over the weekend at their stalls:
Glass lamp-working,  Yo.Dan (stall 54)
Weaving, Threefold Designs (stall 146)


Gift-wrapping 

Have your gifts beautifully wrapped, with a gold coin donation per gift, donated to Send Hope, Not Flowers, which supports programs that are long term, sustainable, empower women and decrease the maternal mortality rate in developing countries. Fitting as we celebrate Mothers Day.

Check out all the designers taking part here.

And the delicious selection of food and drink here.

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