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Weave a Flax Shopping Basket! - Golden Bay

Saturday 5th-Sunday 6th September 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: Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th September 2020
Time: 9.30am - 3.30pm Saturday & 2.00pm - 5.00pm Sunday
Venue: Pakawau Memorial Hall, 1299 Collingwood-Puponga Main Road, Pakawau, Golden Bay
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.


September 5–6


Saturday 5th September 9.30am - 3.30pm & Sunday 6th September 2.00pm - 5.00pm


Golden Bay / Abel Tasman


Pakawau Memorial Hall
1299 Collingwood-Puponga Main Road, Pakawau, Golden Bay

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Ph. 03 5248434

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