Archive for the ‘Artist Residencies’ Category

Weaving Workshop with The Girls Academy

Yamaji Art take great pride in developing the skills and knowledge of the next generation through our community engagement opportunities and workshops. During the first week of July 2020 two of our weaving artists, Sheryl Green & Andrea Green-Ugle, facilitated a Weaving Workshop with the Geraldton Girls Academy. This workshop saw 9 participants learn traditional […]

Roni Jones Necklace

Workshop with Janeen Horne

Yamaji Art artists spent the day at the studio of local Geraldton artist Janeen Horne who shared her knowledge surrounding dispersal dying and tyvek beading. This was a very new and exciting process for everyone as it was a new type of medium for the artist to explore. Artist  used stencils, rubbing of surfaces, negative and […]

Harmony Day 2019

Yamaji Art Artists Hazel Edwards & Andrea Green-Ugle completed a Sand Mural during Harmony Day 2019 in Geraldton at the Stow Gardens. The sand mural represented all cultures coming together on that one day to embrace all cultures of the Midwest region. It was a very successful day & wonderful experience for our emerging Artists. […]

Canadian First Nations artist visits Yamaji

While in Australia on an artist residency at Parramatta Artist Studios in Sydney, Canadian based multimedia artist Scott Benesinaabaandan decided to cross the country and call in on his old friend Art and Business Manager Allison Yearwood.