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

Sculptural Basket making with Found and Foraged materials

Wild Basket Making tutored by Anita Peters

Sat 23 Nov 2019 (10:00 AM) - Sun 24 Nov 2019 (4:00 PM)

Sat 25 Jan 2020 (10:00 AM) - Sun 26 Jan 2020 (4:00 PM)

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

Textile Sculpture with Found Materials

Unconventional Textiles - Pre used and Unusual tutored by Maggy Johnston

Sat 30 Nov 2019 (10:00 AM) - Sun 1 Dec 2019 (4:00 PM)

Sat 11 Jan 2020 (10:00 AM) - Sun 12 Jan 2020 (4:00 PM)

Maggy's Studio, Richmond, Nelson, 7020, New Zealand

An emphasis on learning techniques that as well as art jewellery can also be applied to creating light shades, baskets, sculptures, cushions and more, the choices are huge with your outcomes being totally unexpected and surprising.

Felting detail

Contemporary Felt Making tutored by Colleen Plank

Sat 7 Dec 2019 (10:00 AM) - Sun 8 Dec 2019 (4:00 PM)

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.

Eco Dyeing

Dyeing Naturally with Plants tutored by Colleen Plank

Sat 18 Jan 202010:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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

Discover how to dye and print fabrics and fibres naturally with sustainability in mind using local plants and found materials to create unexpected colour, imprinted patterns and designs.

Working with Harakeke - NZ Flax

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

Thu 23 Jan 2020 (10:00 AM) - Fri 24 Jan 2020 (4:00 PM)

Sat 8 Feb 2020 (10:00 AM) - Sun 9 Feb 2020 (4:00 PM)

The Earth Hub Nelson, 235 Haven Road, Nelson, New Zealand

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

Fri 24 Jan 202010:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Maria's Studio, Atawhai, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

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