Ghost Rope Basket Making with Chrissy Pudney

Event Date: Sun 10 Apr

Event Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Event Location: Art Studio

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What becomes of the abandoned, lost or discarded fishing nets (AKA ghost rope or ghost nets) that have washed ashore along our beautiful coastline? Amazing works of art of course!

These colourful ropes can be collected, cleaned then stitched together to become a unique basket.

Join talented local artist Chrissy Pudney as she guides you through the process of making these colourful coiled baskets.

Suitable for ages 15+.

All materials supplied.

COST: $35 / $30 conc.

Please call The Riddoch on 8721 2563 to book your place (please note: bookings are not taken through social media as payment is required at time of booking).

*All events are subject to changes and COVID conditions – participants will be advised accordingly closer to the event.*


Meet Chrissy Pudney

Chrissy Pudney is a Mount Gambier based artist with a passion for working from recycled materials and nature. She places a strong focus on reusing items from her immediate surroundings. She spies something discarded and it has a purpose again!

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