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Handmade Canberra - Australian Made Curated Markets

Posted by Sue Walker on

Put this date in your diary now! Not to be missed! 

Handmade Canberra Markets are on at the EPIC Exhibition Park in Canberra this June long weekend.

June 10 & 11

10 am - 4pm

Everything at Canberra Handmade is amazing.

YarnHub will be there with a fabulous range of hand dyed wool and handwoven apparel.

Wrap With Love Exhibition - Celebrating 25 years

Celebrate 25 years of Wrap with Love on May 26, 27 & 2810 am - 5.00pm901 Bourke St Waterloo

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A Celebration of Wool - Saturday May 20 & Sunday May 21

This popular event will run over two days – Saturday 20 May AND Sunday 21 May. Over 55 wool producers/stallholders are booked including YarnHub. Five Victorian wool producers are also attending.Check out the OBDM website for details http://obdm.com.au/news/reminder-two-huge-days-of-wool-this-month/You can take part in our special Makers’ Workshops, browse and buy hand felted garments and accessories, designer knitwear, [...]

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Weaving on a Loom for Beginners - WEA Wollongong

Learn the craft of hand weaving using contemporary yarns and looms. You will begin weaving in the first lesson and by the end of the course will have completed at least one textile item, and depending on confidence and ability may also have completed additional items such as a cushion, bag, textile art for the [...]

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Sturt Winter School July 3-7

Sturt Winter School is on again this July in the beautiful Southern Highlands. There are a few vacancies in some Textiles and Art classes.YarnHub will be there selling gorgeous hand dyed wool Tuesday-Friday.http://www.sturt.nsw.edu.au/education/winter-school 

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YarnHub at Sturt Summer School January 2 -6

YarnHub will be at Sturt Summer School this week with their range of gorgeous hand dyed wool as well as unusual threads and yarns. 

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You're invited to a Loom Party

Target group: children and adultsTime 1 x 4.5 hour sessionVenue: Figtree Saturday September 17 10-2.30$100.00 Loom and yarn suppliedORGet together with 5-6 friends and have your own loom party.You can make a: colourful scarfdecorative table runnerfunky bag cool cushionalmost anythingLooms will be ready for you to start weaving when you arrive and by the end of one lesson you’ll have a unique [...]

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Learn to Weave on 4 or More

Beginners and intermediate weavingTerm 4 Classes 4 Thursdays from November 3, 10, 24 and December 1Learn how to: calculate yarn for a specific projectprepare a loom for weavingweave beautiful fabricsew simple designsLearn to twill, waffle or doubleweave.Weave with wool, string, paper, silk, vinyl, linen, cotton, alpaca, wire…Create a unique scarf, bag, cushion, simple jacket or skirtLooms supplied if you don’t have your own. [...]

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Canberra Handmade Markets June long weekend

Rainbow Wools will be at the Epic centre Canberra on the June long weekend. Come and see our beautiful range of hand dyed wool and silk.10-4 Saturday and Sunday

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Weave a Project - Weekend at Sturt Mittagong

Do a weaving project in a weekend such as a bag, scarf, belt, braid or trim, cushion or wall art. Plan a project with the tutor’s help before the class and be ready to warp and weave on day 1. Think about exploring some fancy yarns or exotic threads or experimenting with colour and texture.Sue [...]

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