kanalaritja: Workshops

Workshops in Shell Stringing

Sun 21 Jan 2018Tue 23 Jan 2018


Museum of the Great Southern

"Shell stringing workshop 2015."

The Museum of the Great Southern and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery welcomes Tasmanian kanalaritja shell stringers, Tahana Rimmer and Verna Nichols.

They will present workshops on the ancient Aboriginal custom of shell stringing.

Visit the exhibition kanalaritja: An Unbroken String to see exquisite shell work and then learn traditional shell stringing techniques to make your own art or jewellery pieces.

Workshop Times & Details

Sunday 21 January - 9.30 - 12pm & 1.30 - 4pm
Monday 22 January - 9.30 - 12pm & 1.30 - 4pm
Tuesday 23 January - 9.30 - 12pm

Cost: $40 per person. Numbers are limited and bookings are essential. To book, phone (08) 9841 4844 or email greatsouthern@museum.wa.gov.au

Caption: Shell stringing workshop 2015.

Image copyright Matthew Newton.

Getting Here

Western Australian Museum - Albany Map


Residency Road,
Western Australia,

(08) 9841 4844


By Bus
The Museum of the Great Southern is located within walking distance of the town centre, which is serviced by the several bus services, visit the PTA website for timetables.

By Car
Parking is available in onsite.