Event Calendar - Textile and Fibre Craft Workshops

We offer individual and small group workshops where you will work direct with the artists. You can learn a variety of textile and fibre crafts including Basket making, Screen printing, Stitching workshops, Weaving, Dyeing Fibres, Felt making, Eco Dyeing, Digital Textile Design and more.

Our workshops are designed to be suitable for beginners as well as those with more advanced skills. 

This event calendar outlines the range of textile and fibre craft workshops available, all workshops are held and based in the Nelson and Tasman region.  If you find there is not a workshop date that suits you or you would like to inquire about a one to one workshops please send us a message and we will endeavor to meet your needs info@nztextileexperiences.co.nz

To find out about these workshops and to book online, simply click on the links below or visit our upcoming workshops page.  Book early to secure your place as these are small group workshops and have a limited number of participants.

Important:  Most workshops require a minimum of three participants to run unless it is an organised individual workshop.  Three days prior to workshop date commencement you will be notified if there are not sufficient numbers to run the workshop, then an alternative workshop or refund will be offered. Please refer to our terms and conditions.             


July 2017

Screen Printing with Judith Ritchie - Two Day Workshop Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd July

Weave your own Sampler with Karuna Peralta - One Day Workshop Sat 29 July

Forest Light Shade with Linen Papers with Judy Keylock - Two Day Workshop Sat 29th & Sun 30th July


August 2017 

Contemporary Felt Making with  Colleen Plank - Two Day Workshop - Sat 5th & 6th August

Textile Adventures in Vietnam visual presentation by Colleen Plank  - Fri 11th August 7pm
Heart Gallery, 124 Aranui Road, Mapua  $12 includes supper - bookings essential

Eco Dyeing with Sharron Martin - One Day Workshop 13th August

Wild Basket Making with Anita Peters - Two Day Workshop - Sat 19th & Sun 20th August

Indigo Vat Dyeing with Resist Methods with Deb Donnelly - Two Day Workshop Sat 26th & Sun 27th August


September 2017

Papermaking using Repurposed Linen Fibres with Judy Keylock  Two Day workshop - Sat 2nd & 3rd September

Small Loom Weaving with Karuna Peralta  - One Day Workshop - Sat 2nd September

Fibre and Textile Dyeing  with  Colleen Plank - Two Day Workshop  - Sat 9th & 10th September


November 2017

Digital Textile Design with Adi Tait - Two Day Workshop Sat 25th & 26th November


Upcoming Workshops  About US

Workshops are continually being added so please check in regularly to be updated, subscribe to our newsletter or do contact us for your preference as some workshops can offer flexibility of dates for your convenience especially if there is group of three or more interested.  We would also like to tell you about our options of learning one to one with our tutors.