Online School Holidays Sculpture: Wood, Wire and Weave

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School holidays
Child $15—Concession $12
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Take your cue from Margel Hinder’s spinning and floating sculptures in the exhibition Modern in Motion and let your creativity soar as you bend, twist and weave materials together to construct a small free-standing modern masterpiece.

Materials required:

  • Device and internet access
  • Something to protect your tabletop – large piece of paper, board etc
  • Packet of Wooden skewers - thick and thin best but whatever you can find
  • Pipe cleaners (optional)
  • Masking tape
  • Coloured wool or coloured a4 or larger paper
  • PVA glue
  • Scissors
  • Paddle-pop sticks – optional to spread glue
Margel Hinder, Untitled (maquette for sculpture), soldered wire, 19 x 14.4 x 19.5 cm, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Gift of Enid Hawkins 2003