This website uses cookies to improve your experience navigating our site. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

OK, I understand

Photo - Amelia Stanwix for The Design Files

Enjoy Collage, Conversation + Coffee With Artist Maximillian Malone

Amelia Barnes
5th August, 2019

Learn the basics of collage making in a laidback workshop hosted by artist Maximillian Malone.

Collage making provides a fun and relatively accessible entry point to producing art, and there’s no better person to learn the ropes from than Maximillian Malone!

Max first started running his ‘Collage Club’ classes in the UK as a collaborative art social/alternative to pub trivia with the aim of ‘sticking paper and people together.’ To market the classes in their early days, Max would hang posters around the neighbourhood with the following poem:

‘Collage Club
Collaborative art,
With beer and glue,
Changing old print,
Into something new.’

Now living in Melbourne, Max is again seeking a creative and social occasion to balance out his often solitary working days. These new workshops are being held in a semi-converted, plant-filled mechanics warehouse where Max currently works alongside other local talents. Students will explore several collage styles in these workshops, using both hands-on and digital editing techniques, and cutouts from Max’s own archives. 

‘Overall I’m hoping they’ll be able to walk away with a rejuvenated sense of creativity, a coupe of physical artworks to take home, along with being highly caffeinated, filled with snacks, and maybe even a new friendship or two,’ Max says. 

You can find out more about Max’s art practice from our visit to his studio earlier in the year!

This workshop is part of the Craft Victoria’s 2019 Craft Cubed Festival. See here to view the full program.

 

Collage & Image-Making Workshop With Maximillian Malone
Saturday August 17th 12pm-2.30pm
Saturday August 24 12pm-2.30pm
Artist’s Studio
22 Victoria Street
Brunswick East, Victoria

Amelia Barnes
5th August, 2019

This Week

News

Lightly Homewares Pops Up At The Old Clare Hotel

Melbourne-based homewares brand, Lightly, makes a Sydney cameo.

The Good Room

A Stylist's Good Room In South Yarra's Most Coveted Apartment Building!

Heather Nette King shows us around 'THE room' in her apartment in Melbourne's Beverly Hills apartment complex.
Lisa Marie Corso

Food

Julia Busuttil Nishimura's Roasted Tomato Summer Soup With Mozzarella

Celebrating the best of easy summer eating with this sweet roasted tomato soup, creamy mozzarella and a drizzle of basil oil.
Julia Busuttil Nishimura

Family

Emmylou Maccarthy Takes Motherhood’s Invisible Labour And Makes It Visible - And Paid

Emmylou has built a thriving media career from the ground up with three small children in tow. Here’s how.
Ashe Davenport

Art

A Public Art Event Puts Australia’s Female Artists In The Limelight

National Gallery of Australia overtakes 1,500 billboards across the country to display the works of female Australian artists. It's time to
Sasha Gattermayr
  9 hours ago

News

A Multimedia Group Art Show To Adore!

Local female artists unite to explore the theme of ‘adoration’.
Sasha Gattermayr
  4 hours ago

Homes

A Well-Balanced Home In Hawthorn

In nutritionist and meditation teacher Briony Goldsmith's balanced home, all the energies align!
Lucy Feagins

Architecture

A Low-Tech, Handmade House Clad In Shingles

This owner-built home for a family of six brings together texture and memory in Northcote.
Sasha Gattermayr

News

Reading Landscape Through Soundscape With SEASONS in Blak Box

An immersive sound installation that explores the Indigenous practice of  ‘deep listening’ in Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria...
Sponsored

Indigenous Art

Two Strong Sisters Connected In A Powerful New Exhibition

Aunty Eileen Harris + Aunty Rochelle Patten celebrate a shared sisterhood at Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Melbourne Museum.

Architecture

A Secluded Writer’s Hut Masquerading As Part Of The Garden

A creative writer is living the Walden dream in this secluded backyard shed in Melbourne's east!
Sasha Gattermayr

Architecture

A Compact And Curvy Family Home In Glebe

Arched windows and internal voids converge in this mind-bending spatial marvel in suburban Sydney by Chenchow Little Architects.
Sasha Gattermayr

Art

Baden Croft's Landscape Paintings Quiver With Human Energy

The young Mornington Peninsula artist capturing the Australian ecosystem in exquisite detail, stillness and gore.
Sasha Gattermayr

Gardens

A Native Garden Made With Recycled Renovation Debris

This Sydney garden by Fig Landscapes maximises drought tolerant plant life, and inventive upcycling!
Sasha Gattermayr

Interiors

An Interior Designer's 'Tactile And Feminine' Canberra Home

An interior designer transforms a 1950s brick cottage into a modern and colourful townhouse!
Sasha Gattermayr
  1 hour ago

A month of TDF News. Keeping you up to date on art & cultural events, design awards, and other great happenings across Australia.

VIC

Reading Landscape Through Soundscape With SEASONS in Blak Box

An immersive sound installation that explores the Indigenous practice of  ‘deep listening’ in Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria...
Sponsored

NSW

Lightly Homewares Pops Up At The Old Clare Hotel

Melbourne-based homewares brand, Lightly, makes a Sydney cameo.

VICTORIA

Australia’s Biggest Urban Art Festival Transforms A Kensington Warehouse

Can’t Do Tomorrow is an epic 10 day festival featuring local and international street art heavy hitters in Melbourne this month!
Sponsored

News

Glenvill Homes’ New ‘Collection’ Range

This new suite of home designs makes building a new home easier than ever.
Sponsored

NATIONAL

Cult Launches A Beautiful New Online Store!

Australia’s leading designer furniture retailer gets a digital makeover – we’re here for it!

VICTORIA

Photographer Atong Atem Launches New Exhibition, ‘Portals’

A new exhibition from the Ethiopian-born, South Sudanese artist / photographer opens in Melbourne.
Amelia Barnes

VICTORIA

Three Australian Textile Labels Pop Up In Albert Park!

Australian labels Købn, Aestas + Kerrin are all in one spot for a late summer pop up.

VICTORIA

Kate Tucker's Sculptures Are Searching For Human Touch

The Australian artist finds human sensitivity in abstract sculptures and textiles at her new exhibition.

This Week

Food

Julia Busuttil Nishimura's Roasted Tomato Summer Soup With Mozzarella

Celebrating the best of easy summer eating with this sweet roasted tomato soup, creamy mozzarella and a drizzle of basil oil.
Julia Busuttil Nishimura

Architecture

A Compact And Curvy Family Home In Glebe

Arched windows and internal voids converge in this mind-bending spatial marvel in suburban Sydney by Chenchow Little Architects.
Sasha Gattermayr

Gardens

A Native Garden Made With Recycled Renovation Debris

This Sydney garden by Fig Landscapes maximises drought tolerant plant life, and inventive upcycling!
Sasha Gattermayr

Art

Baden Croft's Landscape Paintings Quiver With Human Energy

The young Mornington Peninsula artist capturing the Australian ecosystem in exquisite detail, stillness and gore.
Sasha Gattermayr

Architecture

A Low-Tech, Handmade House Clad In Shingles

This owner-built home for a family of six brings together texture and memory in Northcote.
Sasha Gattermayr

News

Lightly Homewares Pops Up At The Old Clare Hotel

Melbourne-based homewares brand, Lightly, makes a Sydney cameo.

Indigenous Art

Two Strong Sisters Connected In A Powerful New Exhibition

Aunty Eileen Harris + Aunty Rochelle Patten celebrate a shared sisterhood at Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Melbourne Museum.

Homes

A Well-Balanced Home In Hawthorn

In nutritionist and meditation teacher Briony Goldsmith's balanced home, all the energies align!
Lucy Feagins

Family

Emmylou Maccarthy Takes Motherhood’s Invisible Labour And Makes It Visible - And Paid

Emmylou has built a thriving media career from the ground up with three small children in tow. Here’s how.
Ashe Davenport

News

Reading Landscape Through Soundscape With SEASONS in Blak Box

An immersive sound installation that explores the Indigenous practice of  ‘deep listening’ in Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria...
Sponsored

Architecture

A Secluded Writer’s Hut Masquerading As Part Of The Garden

A creative writer is living the Walden dream in this secluded backyard shed in Melbourne's east!
Sasha Gattermayr

The Good Room

A Stylist's Good Room In South Yarra's Most Coveted Apartment Building!

Heather Nette King shows us around 'THE room' in her apartment in Melbourne's Beverly Hills apartment complex.
Lisa Marie Corso

Interiors

An Interior Designer's 'Tactile And Feminine' Canberra Home

An interior designer transforms a 1950s brick cottage into a modern and colourful townhouse!
Sasha Gattermayr
  1 hour ago

Art

A Public Art Event Puts Australia’s Female Artists In The Limelight

National Gallery of Australia overtakes 1,500 billboards across the country to display the works of female Australian artists. It's time to
Sasha Gattermayr
  9 hours ago

News

A Multimedia Group Art Show To Adore!

Local female artists unite to explore the theme of ‘adoration’.
Sasha Gattermayr
  4 hours ago
CONNECT WITH TDF