What do you get when you cross a room full of colourful wool, a glass of mulled wine, some disco tunes and a group of ya best mates?? A Pom Pom Party of course! Anthea from Full Tilt Nanna is here to get the party started (and we hear she’s a hoot!) - armed with wool a plenty, Anthea will be demo’ing how to make a pom pom from all sorts of angles. Pom Pom Party - it’s the next movement in mindfulness….
Taking a simple, pre-made (by Philippa) ceramic bowl, you will basket weave using an array of fibres and rope to produce a refined and sophisticated vessel / object. Philippa’s years of teaching experience are truly on show as she ensures each and every one of her students masters these skills. This is truly a wonderful opportunity to spend some time with one of Melbourne’s finest Artists!
Ultramarine Violet, Raw Sienna, Burnt Umber – if the thought of these pigments drives you Venetian Red with excitement, then Watercolour Winter Harvest is the workshop for you.
Create an instant indoor garden or perhaps an outdoor oasis - learn how to hand-build pots for plants (including hanging and saucers), how to create these wee pots using three different robust stoneware clays and different decorating techniques. Each participant will receive 3 small succulents to plant directly into their planters, as well as potting tips and care instructions
You will be doubly inspired during this workshop as Bree and Sarah from Santiago Sunbird take you on a Watercolour adventure using beautiful botanicals as your inspiration. Next up, is Lucy and Lily from Peaches + Keen, who will showcase to you their glittering gold foiling skills, as you bring to life your art work with warm, golden highlights. The result is a satisfying handcrafted piece of art, rich in colour and texture.
Sashiko (translated to ‘little stabs’) is the term used to describe the beautiful, and historically functional Japanese embroidery, using white cotton thread on indigo fabric. Generating patterns from both nature and folklore, Sashiko has emerged from a mending or ‘reinforcement of garment’ ability once taught to Japanese girls as a way to determine their suitability for marriage, into a decorative and meditative stitching technique enjoyed by crafting and textile enthusiasts the world over.
Courtney takes the natural approach in order to keep the nasties out and the good vibes in, and this is just the beginning… Her natural blends and sprays will have you chilling the f*ck out, channeling your focus and energy and basically leading a more holistic lifestyle. If this sounds like the remedy you have been searching for, then look no further - our Essential Oil Basics workshop will have you feeling better in no time...
Who Wootten want to take part in this workshop, I ask? Imagine boasting a fancy handbag THAT YOU MADE YOURSELF! Join us in this highly anticipated workshop – its one of our most popular!
We are joining forces with the lovely ladies at LVLY to treat you to a morning of splendidness, as you learn the how-to’s of posy making, whilst enjoying a good ol’ fashioned morning tea. Bring your Mum or your BFF and make it a morning to remember. Isn’t that lovely!