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Felting – Sat January 23, 10am-3pm

Cost $110, Conc $99

Learn the basics of both wet and needle

felting for fabric construction and artistic

expression. Participants will take home the

supplied equipment.

Spinning – Sat Feb 13, 10am-3pm

Cost $165, Conc $150

Come and test your hand/eye coordination

using spindles to make yarn on the go! For

those feeling adventurous, you can test your

hand/eye/foot coordination on the spinning

wheels; it’s not as easy as it seems!

Participants are encouraged to bring an

apron or wear old clothes for this

workshop. You will be able to take the

spindles and extra fibre home with you.

Wheels may be hired beyond the workshop

session.

Dyeing with Commercial Dyes – Sat

Feb 27, 10am-3pm

Cost $165, Conc $150

Mix and match colours of diverse tone and

tint as you create custom dyed yarns for your

next fabulous project. Participants will take

home 400g hand dyed yarn each. You are

encouraged to bring an apron or wear old

clothes for this workshop. Extra yarn and

dyes to take home will be available for

purchase at an additional cost.

Crochet – Sat March 6, 10am-3pm

Cost $110, Conc $99

The magic of sticks and string is revealed in

this workshop where participants will learn

how to read patterns, various cast on

techniques for working in the round or rowby-

row and the difference between American

and Australian crochet terminology (or “Why

your work may not look like the picture

provided”!). Participants are invited to

contribute their crochet pieces towards a

charity item for auction to raise money for

local services. Hooks and excess yarn are

also yours to keep.

Knitting – Sat March 20, 10am-3pm

Cost $110, Conc $99

Once you’ve mastered one needle and yarn,

try your hand at two needles and yarn! The

magic of sticks and string will continue in

this hands on workshop where participants

will learn how to read a pattern, the

importance of the gauge swatch, how to cast

on, the difference between knit and purl

stitches, basic increase and decrease stitches

and how to cast off. Participants are invited to

contribute their knitted pieces towards a

charity item for auction to raise money for

local services. Needles and excess yarn are

also yours to keep.

Freeform Knitting and Crochet –

Good Friday, April 2, 10am – 3pm

Cost $110, Conc $99

It’s time to put your new skills to the test and

push creative boundaries. Using the sample

pieces from the previous workshops, or

starting from scratch, participants will use the

knitting and crochet techniques previously

covered to create one-of-a-kind textile

artworks.