Crowd favourite sculptor from SWELL 2019, Russell Solomon will twist and turn wire to create native animals. Children can engage in the free sculptural masterclass when and where they please.
Wire Sea Turtle
Create a 3D sea turtle using garden tie wire. Young artists can learn basic skills of manipulation and techniques that can be used to create many forms of wire art.
When | Available online from 11 September
Where | See video below
See instructions here: Russell Solomon’s Sea Turtle – Instructions
Materials | sketchbook, pencil, small pliers (with cutters), garden tie wire and/or pipe cleaners
#SWELLkidscreations PHOTO COMPETITION
Take a photo of your SWELL Kids Creation for a chance to win a Family Pass to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Have your parent or carer help you post your image to Instagram from 12am on Friday 11 September to 11.59pm on Friday 25 September. Tag @swellsculpture and hashtag #SWELLkidscreations2020. Winners will be announced via SWELL Instagram at 6pm Sunday 27 September.
Image: Green Sea Turtle_Russel Solomon_Image Fotomedia