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Helping Kiwi girls to skate and create

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Helping Kiwi girls to skate and create

Women make up under a quarter of the total number of skaters in the US and probably less here in New Zealand. There’s this perception that it’s a male-only sport, and the hordes of teenage boys at skate parks around Auckland everyday can be intimidating for young girls who want to give it a go. I believe that skating is a brilliant outlet for creative individuals, and it’s helped me to unleash my artistic side throughout my life. And although young girls may want to skate too, there’s very few actually having a go - how can we change this?...

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Workshop ''Design your own board'' in the Circle gallery, Artweek Auckland

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Workshop ''Design your own board'' in the Circle gallery, Artweek Auckland

Workshop  Design your own skateboard Design and create your own unique rideable skateboard. This hands-on course encourages imagination and creativity in designing a one-off art piece that you can ride or hang. Explore different techniques working with skateboard decks. All designed boards will be laminated and ready to ride! All materials are provided - blank skateboard deck included. We start on Friday evening 8 pm with reggae vibes and some drinks Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th, from 10 am get ready for the creative explosion of your/our youngsters (10 am - 4 pm). There are 7 places available for each day...

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Workshop ''Design your own board'' in the Studio One Toi Tū, Ponsonby

Workshop ''Design your own board'' in the Studio One Toi Tū, Ponsonby

Design and create your own unique rideable skateboard. This hands-on course encourages imagination and creativity in designing a one-off art piece that you can ride or hang. Explore different techniques working with skateboard decks with an opportunity to experiment with wooden boards. All designed boards will be laminated and ready to ride! All materials are provided - blank skateboard deck included.2 DAYS WORKSHOP!TUES 12 & WEDS 13 JUL 10 - 2PMCOST $160CLASS 10 MAX, AGE 8 to 14Book your place http://www.studioone.org.nz/

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Connect the Dots Charitable Trust-Girls to the front

Connect the Dots Charitable Trust-Girls to the front

Design classes with Connect The Dots Charitable Trust in Sandringham's Community centre and in Nathan Homestead in Manurewa. We started with a lesson of graphic design and its elements, principles and through a discussion, the girls refined their ideas to be more visually focused than their narratives. Through a process of conversation, self-reflection, debate, and thinking through making, Girls to the Front culminates in an interactive, participatory event or exhibition curated by the girls to expose the creative process and their personal development. A challenge is: Design something with a positive message and aim to inspire people who'll look at...

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OnBoard skate school & Lucie Blaze workshop, QBE Stadium, Albany

OnBoard skate school & Lucie Blaze workshop, QBE Stadium, Albany

Workshop  Design your own skateboard OnBoard skate school, QBE Stadium, Albany   Thursday 28th and Friday 29th OnBoard skate school run their school holiday programme where you can learn how to skate. A part of it will be my workshop "Design your own board".  Thu 28th & Fri 29th, 1.15pm – 2.45pm. QBE Stadium, Albany, Auckland Max 5 people for each day, book your place via onboard skate school facebook$50 per person (blank skateboard, instructor, material included) Join us & have fun!  

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