Workshops

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

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Students holding up their felt artworks at a workshop.
Student holding up their felt artworks at a workshop.
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Contemporary Feltmaking Workshop

Colleen Plank

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1 workshop date
  • 2 Days - 20 to 21 July 2024
Students working on their projects at the Creative Bookbinding workshop.
Books of different sizes bound in varying coloured and patterned materials.
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Creative Bookbinding Workshop

Rosie-Anne Pinney

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1 workshop date
  • 2 Days - 08 to 09 June 2024
Eco Dye workshop at Fairholme Homestead. Students hold up their eco-dyed fabrics.
Students Pauline and Anita in the process of eco-dyeing.
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Eco Dyeing Workshop - Dyeing Fabrics & Fibres Naturally with Plants

Colleen Plank

$230.00

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1 workshop date
  • 2 Days - 22 to 23 June 2024
Various embroidering materials and tools.
Various embroidering materials and tools.
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Embroidery Workshop - Embroidered Artwork: Transfer-Stitch

Rosie Horn

$120.00

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1 workshop date
  • 1 Day - 16 June 2024
A Freeform Crochet Necklace piece made with yellow, brown, black and white yarn, worn by a mannequin.
A Freeform Crochet Necklace Piece made with red and pink yarn, worn by a mannequin.
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Fashion Design Crochet Workshop - Freeform Crochet Neck Piece

Renée Clothier

$250.00

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2 workshop dates
  • 2 Days - 08 to 09 June 2024
  • 2 Days - 10 to 11 August 2024
Bouquet of a variety of flowers and leaves made from felt.
Bouquet of a variety of flowers and leaves made from felt, arranged in a small blue vase.
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Feltmaking Workshop - Twill Felt Flowers

Karuna Peralta

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1 workshop date
  • 1 Day - 02 June 2024

Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving Workshop - Beginner Journey

Evey Weavey

$340.00

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5 workshop dates
  • 2 Days - 24 to 25 August 2024
  • 2 Days - 28 to 29 September 2024
  • 2 Days - 09 to 10 November 2024
  • 2 Days - 11 to 12 January 2025
  • 2 Days - 29 to 30 March 2025
Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving Workshop - Kete Kupenga
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Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving Workshop - Kete Kupenga

Evey Weavey

$340.00

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1 workshop date
  • 2 Days - 30 November to 01 December 2025
Students smiling, holding up their finished kete whakairo (flax baskets) at the end of the workshop.
Progress shot of kete whakairo, with green and red flax woven together in tight grid pattern.
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Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving Workshop - Kete Whakairo

Evey Weavey

$510.00

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1 workshop date
  • 3 Days - 01 to 03 March 2025
Students weave baskets out of Harakeke (NZ Flax) during their workshop.
Students weaving their own NZ Flax (Harakeke) shopping baskets and bags.
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Harakeke (NZ Flax) Weaving Workshop - Weave the Greenest Shopping Basket, Ever!

Evey Weavey

$340.00

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2 workshop dates
  • 2 Days - 19 to 20 October 2024
  • 2 Days - 01 to 02 February 2025
Students weaving their own NZ Flax (Harakeke) shopping baskets and bags.
Students weaving their own NZ Flax (Harakeke) shopping baskets and bags.
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  • 2 Days - 15 to 16 June 2024
Jar of homemade berry jam next to a slice of toast covered in jam.
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Jams Made in a Jiffy!

Judith Ritchie

$160.00

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1 workshop date
  • 1 Day - 23 November 2024
Jars of preserved produce in a pantry.
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Preserving Garden Produce Made Easy

Judith Ritchie

$160.00

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1 workshop date
  • 1 Day - TBC from Jan/Feb 2025
Students hold up their artworks from their Mates Screen Printing on T-Shirts workshop.
Students work on their artworks from their Mates Screen Printing on T-Shirts workshop.
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Screen Printing - Mates Screen Printing on T-Shirts

Judith Ritchie

$180.00

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1 workshop date
  • 1 Day - TBC from Feb 2025

Screen Printing Workshop - Create Fabulous Screen Prints on Fabric or Paper

Judith Ritchie

$320.00

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1 workshop date
  • TBC
Grey and yellow paisley fabric being mended with matching coloured threads using the Speedweve Darning Loom technique.
A beige sweatshirt being mended with the Speedweve Darning Loom technique.
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Slow Fashion Mending Workshop - Visible Mending with a Speedweve Darning Loom

Renée Clothier

$130.00

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2 workshop dates
  • 1 Day - 01 June 2024
  • 1 Day - 07 July 2024