Archive for the ‘Yamaji Artists’ Category

ART by Charmaine Papertalk Green and Mr John Kinsella

Just in…Newly published and released collaborative book of poetry by our very own director and artist Charmaine Papertalk Green and Mr John Kinsella “ART is the second collaborative poetry work from Charmaine Papertalk Green and John Kinsella. It is a formidable call and response piece that builds on the stunning dialogue the two authors began […]

The Star Dreaming – Seven Sisters – 2020 $1 Coin

Yamaji art are so proud to announce that after almost 3 years working with the mint that a limited edition coin has been released. The coin is adorned with artwork by Christine Collard – Seven Jijas.The coin shares the sky story of the Nyarluwarri (seven sisters) which is a cluster of stars in the constellation […]

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 […]

Ceramics with Libby Rowland

Yamaji Art Artists were able to learn a new skill of Hand Building with clay, the Workshop was with Ceramics Artist Libby Rowland, she has many years experience of creating & teaching ceramics. It was a great day for all involved, the pieces were unique & the designs were amazing. The session was one day […]

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 […]

Printmaking with Lizzie Robinson

Yamaji Art held a workshop with Lizzie Robinson who specialises in Printmaking & Textiles. In June 2019 we had a workshop with our artists, Lizzie helped the artists develop skills in Dry Point Etching, which is a technique used in printmaking. Each artist were able to create beautiful etchings, which they freely scratched into their […]