The Multicultural Council facilitates the Common Threads Project which provides a safe space for community members to build important social support networks and reduce social isolation while engaging in skills development in a range of different textile mediums through numerous projects.
provides opportunities for participants such as building skills and knowledge for creative expression, creating a supportive network and building socially and culturally inclusive networks.
The project aims to support members explore potential social enterprises, participate in public exhibitions and showcase multicultural arts.
Multicultural Council’s Common Threads provides an opportunities for refugees to learn - Read the Daily Advertiser Article from 28 March 2018
Common Thread Exhibition
NEW EXHIBITION CELEBRATING DIVERSITY 🎨🖼️
Common Threads is an exhibition of textile works 👗👝 made by women who have only recently come to call the Riverina home. 🏠
The women, who are from a variety backgrounds, have been working together with the Multicultural Council Of Wagga Wagga Inc. for a year, sharing their skills and experiences – all while making new friends. 🤝
Their creations are now on show at Eastern Riverina Arts and some will be sold at Fusion Multicultural Street Festival later in the month. 🎶