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Weave a Flax Shopping Basket! - Nelson

Friday 7th-Saturday 8th August 2020

Weave your own big & beautiful shopping basket - Creative flax weaving and dyeing workshop

No more plastic bags - create your own natural fibre shopping basket instead!

Date: Friday 7th (evening) & Saturday 8th August 2020
Time: 6.00 - 9.00pm Friday evening & 9.00am - 3.00pm Saturday
Venue: Meeting room at Church of Christ Hall, 29 Parkers Road, Tahunanui, Nelson
Price: $135

This workshop is suitable for beginner, intermediate and experienced weavers. All participants will have the opportunity to prepare, dye and weave NZ flax/harakeke, and will create their own beautiful big "shopping basket" to take home with them. This basket has a rectangular shaped base, and handles for carrying.

Beads, feathers and paua shell pieces will be available at the workshop for decorating your basket. Feel free to also bring any other items you wish to use for decorating.


August 7–8


Friday 7th August (evening) 6.00 - 9.00pm & Saturday 8th August 9.00am - 3.00pm


Nelson & suburbs


Meeting room at Church of Christ Hall
29 Parkers Road, Tahunanui

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Ph. 03 5248434

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