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Instructional Guide to Foam Crafting

June 20, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm


This instructional workshop will teach you all you need to know to get started with creating foam crafted pieces, like foam armour, props, etc. This workshop differs from our "Beginners Guide to Foam Crafting" as it does not include a hands on portion and is purely about explaining and demonstrating techniques.

This class is a companion to the 'Foam Armour Making' workshop that will be running after this one. It is not essential that you attend both, but highly advised if you are interested in making your own costumes or using the techniques from this workshop in a hands on format.
What You Will Learn

Beginner to intermediate techniques for foam crafting
How to take your design and make it into a 3D object
Create your own foam project from scratch that you can take home

What You Get

Tuition by an experienced foam crafter with all tools and materials required to demonstrate various techniques.
We have a lounge area and coffee machine for non-participants to use.
An overall, fun learning experience

Workshop presenter: Chantelle Norton

A Brisbane based self taught costume maker with 5 years of experience in both fabric and foam based costume making. She graduated from The University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Film and Television Studies and Writing. (Full details of our workshop presenters can be found on the About Us page of our website).


June 20, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm


07 3161 1485


Shop 4, 75 Redland Bay Road
Capalaba, Qld 4157 Australia
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07 3161 1485

Group activities: We are happy to accommodate group bookings and work with you to create a special event for your group

Workshops: Our scheduled workshops are listed in our calendar of events. Please feel free to put forward your suggestions and ideas for workshops or if you are interested in using our facilities to run your own workshop.

Project ideas – List of suggestions for projects you may like to do at our centre:

  • Whirligigs
  • Wooden bowls
  • Timber 3D pictures
  • Jigsaw puzzles
  • Diorama
  • Jewellery
  • And the list goes on and on

  • Windmills
  • Cushion covers
  • Picture frames
  • Leather belts, wallets, coasters, coolers
  • Dreamcatchers
  • Sculptures