GET EXPERT INSTRUCTION FOR THE SMALL COST OF A KIT IN THESE ONE HOUR HANDS-ON SESSIONS. PROGRAM RUNS DAILY AT THE SHOW.
is for all skill levels. is for NEW classes.
Make & Take 1
Use a shimmering combination of glass pearls and AB shell to form a decorative, stylish watch and learn the correct technique to form and create loops easily. Choice of colours to suit every taste. Diana, That Bead Shop. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand A04.
No sewing required! In this class you will learn how to make a gorgeous glasses or pencil case in eight easy steps. Mio Fujita, Studio Mio. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand E30.
1pm Sashiko Scissor Kit Pouch
Learn the gentle and relaxing art of Sashiko. Learn how to transfer designs to fabric while you master the art of sewing a Sashiko Stitch. A variety of fabrics available. Suzanne Howie, Indigo Niche. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand A14.
No sewing required! In this class you will learn to create a super easy and convenient card case with Mio Fujita, Studio Mio. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand E30.
Make & Take 2
Come along and make a Kogin Embroidery button to tie up your hair or to give as a gift. It’s a great way to learn the basics of this style of embroidery. Kit includes everything you need. Jane MacDonald, BeBe Bold Japenese Textiles. Kit cost $17. Book at Stand C14.
Create two cards and a hanging heart ornament. Discover the possibilities of chipboard for your card making and scrapbooking. Enough material to make another three cards. Learn new techniques using chipboard, charms, paper, inks and pens with Anne Patterson and Renee Iveson, Scrapmatts. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand B14.
1pm English Paper Piecing to make a cute Mug Rug
Learn the gentle art of English Paper Piecing to make a mug rug. This is a very portable craft – you don’t even need a sewing machine! Fiona will show you how to cut shapes using acrylic templates (provided in the kit) and a rotary cutter on a rotary mat. Fiona Wright, Fifi’s Fabricology. Kits Cost $19.50 Book at Stand A09.
Please bring a rotary cutter and mat. (although several will be available for shared use)
Make a bling bling scissor lanyard while you learn the art of beading. Included in the kit is a pair of craft scissors. You can use this scissor lanyard on your papercraft, quilting, appliqué, sewing activities and more. Jacky, Wacky Jacky’s. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand C04.
Make & Take 3
11am Crochet Spiral Pendant
This pendant is easy and quick to make. You will probably have enough time to create a spiral brooch too. Plenty of colours to choose from plus yarn, hook, choker cord or chain (as well as brooch back) are included. Prudence Mapstone. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand F07.
12noon Dye great patterns on fabrics!
Create a classic ‘hippy-swirl’ pattern and a gradient of four coloured pieces for your next quilt project. Kit includes fabric, dye and squeeze bottles. Tracy Till, Fairy Fabrics. Kit cost $30. Book at Stand C18.
1pm Elegant Timeless Double page Scrapbook Layout
Make an elegant, timeless double page layout using a variety Kaszazz products with Karen Harper, Kaszazz. Kit Cost: $20. Book at Stand D23.
2PM Stamp Carving and Fabric Printing
Learn how to make your own original fabric using hand carved stamps. You will design and carve your own stamp then decorate fabric with your design. A fun and easy way to express your individuality. A set of carving tools is included in the kit! Lisa Walton, Dyed & Gone to Heaven. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand F06.