Woven flax. A full day workshop with Anna Lizotte (Tas.)
Saturday August 26.
Saturday August 26
10am - 4pm
The Stables, Wattle Park
In this workshop Anna will guide you to work with readily available New Zealand Flax as used by Maori for weaving. You will learn how to harvest sustainably and prepare the leaves before weaving a basket, two cornered pouch (konae), four cornered square bottom (kono) OR a four cornered oblong bottom (kono roa) basket.
Link to Flyer HERE
Workshop FULL. No more enrollments being taken.
Small Shopper Basket. 2 day workshop with Edit Meaklim.
Small Shopper basket
When: Sat 21st - Sun 22nd July
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: The Stables, Wattle Park
All materials supplied
Tea & coffee provided
From her background in fashion design and production, Edit brings her knowledge of the science of materials and fabrics to basketry.
In this workshop Edit will guide you to make your own shopping basket. Foundation material will be cordyline and the sides will be natural materials which you may combine with items such as fabric, wool, embroidery thread and embellishments to make a
Link to flyer HERE
Workshop FULL! Waiting list only
Random Lomandra with Lynn Lochrie
Sunday June 24.
Woven fibre and felted beads with Polly Jacobs Giachinna
Wednesday July 4
International fibre artist Polly Jacobs Giachinna
When: Wednesday 4th July 2018, 10am – 4pm
Where: The Stables, Wattle Park.
In this workshop you will learn to make small woven structures which can be used as beads or embellishments for any project. Techniques will include: random weave with small cane, knotless netting in wire, and creating felt balls and multi-coloured felted beads with wool roving. The wool beads can be adorned with smaller beads. Students will bring their own scissors, and any small beads they might want to use for embellishment.
WORKSHOP NOW FULL!
Workshop flyer HERE
See more of Polly's work HERE