Friday 17 March 10am-3pm
Learn a variety of hand building techniques with experienced teacher and artist Debbie Harman Qadri. Learn the techniques of pinching, coiling and slab building. Develop an understanding of a range of handbuilding techniques, taking practical ideas and tips back to your classroom to inspire your students.
This workshop also provides examples of projects and how these can form part of the AusVELS curriculum in the Arts Domain. Methods of utilising the dimensions of Creating and Making and Exploring and Responding, will be discussed. These workshops specifically contribute to teacher knowledge and professional practice in the field of Arts Education. Professional development includes devising lesson content according to the Arts Dimensions and best practice in using ceramics in the classroom. Certificates of attendance will be provided which include a description of the professional development context.
Debbie Harman Qadri Tutor Profile
Debbie Harman Qadri trained as a ceramicist and has worked for many years teaching art in primary and secondary schools. She now works as an artist, and also coordinates community art projects in schools in a range of media including ceramics. Her ceramic mural projects can be seen on the website mosaicprojectsbydebbieqadri. Debbie exhibits her personal artwork under the name of Debbie Harman.