Textile & Fibre Craft Workshops, Nelson Tasman, NZ Textile Experiences - All workshops are postponed until further notice due to the Corona Virus

Sculptural Basket making with Found and Foraged materials

Wild Basket Making tutored by Anita Peters

18 Apr 2020 (10:00) - 19 Apr 2020 (16:00)

9 May 2020 (10:00) - 10 May 2020 (18:00)

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

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

Drawn with Thread workshop

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

3 May 202010:00 - 16:00

To be advised, Nelson, 7010, New Zealand

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

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.

Copper wire jewellery

Unconventional Textiles - Pre used and Unusual Materials tutored by Maggy Johnston

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

6 Jun 2020 (10:00) - 7 Jun 2020 (16:00)

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

An emphasis on learning techniques and managing repurposed materials to create art jewellery, what you learn 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.

Harakeke Shopping Bag

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

24 May 2020 (10:00) - 25 May 2020 (16:00)

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

Harakeke NZ Flax Weaving - Weave your own Shopping Basket

Working with Harakeke - NZ Flax

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

14 Nov 2020 (10:00) - 15 Nov 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.