Textile & Fibre Craft Workshops, Nelson Tasman, NZ Textile Experiences

Working with Harakeke - NZ Flax

Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving Option of One or Two Day Workshops tutored by Yvonne Hammond

23 Jan 2020 (10:00) - 24 Jan 2020 (16:00)

8 Feb 2020 (10:00) - 9 Feb 2020 (16:00)

Multiple venues

Day One Introduction to Harakeke - NZ Flax Weaving - Learn from the beginning or refresh your Harakeke weaving skills Day Two - Weave the larger Kono Flax Basket Come to one or both days, whatever suits you.

Drawn with Thread workshop

Käspaikka Stories in Red - Stitch Techniques Traditional and Contemporary - tutored by Maria Julkunen

24 Jan 202010:00 - 16:00

Broomfields, 42 Halifax Street East, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

Learn a variety of embroidery techniques contemporary and traditional to enhance and embellish

Sculptural Basket making with Found and Foraged materials

Wild Basket Making tutored by Anita Peters

25 Jan 2020 (10:00) - 26 Jan 2020 (16:00)

29 Feb 2020 (10:00) - 1 Mar 2020 (16:00)

Fairholme Gallery, 637 East Takaka Road, East Takaka, Tasman, New Zealand

Basket making using found or forged materials at the historic Fairholme Homestead, in East Takaka, Golden Bay Tutor Anita Peters

Harakeke Shopping Bag

Weave the Greenest Shopping Basket, Ever! - tutored by Yvonne Hammond

7 Mar 2020 (10:00) - 8 Mar 2020 (16:00)

Refinery Art Space, 3 Halifax Street, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving - Weave your own Shopping Basket

Tapestry Weaving NZ flora and fauna

Tapestry Weaving ... a joy forever! tutored by Marilyn Rea-Menzies

28 Mar 2020 (10:00) - 29 Mar 2020 (16:00)

Broomfields, 42 Halifax Street East, Nelson, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

The richness of Tapestry Weaving offers opportunity for personal expression whether you prefer abstract or representational designs.

Felting detail

Contemporary Felt Making tutored by Colleen Plank

16 May 2020 (10:00) - 17 May 2020 (16:00)

Colleen's Studio, Atawhai, Nelson, New Zealand

Create your own personalised felted wall piece that reflects the artist in you by combining hand dyed New Zealand wool with luxurious silk fabrics and threads.