DIY Your Tote Bag Workshop

Date: Sat 4/9/2021

Venue: Via ZOOM (a link will be sent to registered participants, a DIY kit will be delivered )

Time: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm.

CFS Members: FREE

Non-members: FREE for young people aged 11 – 25 yr (preference will be given to young people residing within Willoughby City Council). A postage and handing fees ($9) will be charged for participants living outside of Willoughby City Council.

$15 for those over 25 yr. Additional postage and handing fees ($9) will be charged for participants living outside of Willoughby City Council.

Please pay by Direct Deposit to our NAB account: Name: CFS; BSB # : 082-212; Acc. # : 729-933-7293
Please share your receipt to the following email address upon payment:

* You may consider signing up to become members of the Community Flower Studio. Click here

The Community Flower Studio (CFS) is a not-for-profit social enterprise to Help Youth Learn Life Skills and Found Meaningful EmploymentCFS is a COVID-19 Safe Business registered with NSW Health.

Unleash your creative talent! Sign up today to create your own Tote bag!

What will be covered?

  • What are the basic elements of design?
  • How to paint on fabric using appropriate paint and suitable brushes?
  • How to care for the Tote Bag after the fabric paint has been applied?

Who will be teaching?

Ms Hannah Cai a CFS member and our summer intern (Dec 2020 – Feb 2021). She is the Secretary of the CFS Youth Subcommittee. Hannah is very creative. She helped giving CFS website a facelift. She co-facilitated a succulent terrarium workshop with Bibiana. She also enjoyed making jewelries and little figurines at the Polymer-clay Workshop.

Mr Anthony Ni is a CFS member since 2019. He is the contributor to the Recipe of the Month for the CFS e-Newsletter. Anthony works in IT but is also interested in ALL kinds of creative workshops. So far, he attended workshops on 3D Origami, Succulent Terrariums, Mixed-Media Art, Floral Arrangement Made Easy, Polymer-clay Jewelries/Keyrings, Acrylic Pouring. He will co-facilitate the DIY Your Tote Bag Workshop with Hannah.

Dr Bibiana Chan is a Sydney based florist, mixed-media artist and public mental health researcher. She graduated from her PhD from the Faculty of Medicine, UNSW in 2007. She combines her passion for flowers, arts with her mental health advocacy. Creative activities are associated with mental wellbeing. Bibiana is keen to promote a community spirit where people in the neighbourhood come together to create arts, be it a bouquet, a necklace or a piece of artwork! She founded the Community Flower Studio (CFS) with some fellow researchers and good friends in Sept 2019. Like us on Facebook: Community Flower Studio Inc or check out this Instagram: communityflowerstudio

Sign up the Sept 2021 Workshop now. Due to COVID-19 Lockdown, this workshop is offered online via Zoom. You will receive the details of the Zoom link to join this workshop after the registration is complete.

If you are under 18, please provide the details of an adult for Community Flower Studio Workshop Facilitators to contact, in case of emergency. This is required to complete your registration.