Share Your Skills: Become a Tutor

We are always interested in hearing from artists and artisans who would like to tutor under the NZTE umbrella. 

Enquire today!

A necklace made from red and black wire with a circular pendant piece.

Coming Soon to NZTE: Artist Works

Take some of our tutors's inspiring work home with you.

Watch this space!

NZ Textile Experience's award for Best Creative Experience from the Creative Tourism Awards.
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Our Vision

Creating Unique, Award-Winning Experiences

By participating in a textile, fibre or artisanal workshop, you will learn more about our country and meet local people who are also passionate about textiles, and take home a unique piece of textile art.

Local Look

Discover new and popular experiences or places to eat/drink in our Nelson/Tasman community and beyond. Published once a month.

June Edition

June Edition

By Cynthia Greep

Things of note this June! NZTE is on sabbatical in Central Otago / Two upcoming events for creatives and designers / Become a NZTE tutor / Welcome Renée Clothier!

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Blob-shaped tapestry woven with red, orange, brown and cream threads.

May Edition

By Cynthia Greep

Things of note this May! The Suter's 125th anniversary exhibition / The Professional Weavers Network Talk / Opera Festival at NCMA / Call for more NZTE tutors!

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