No bookings required. Program applies daily at the fair. These FREE workshops are approximately 30 minutes unless indicated. Arrive early as space is limited.
11am Interchangeable Beaded Scarf Necklace. Gail
Lawrence, My Little Bead Shop, Stand A06.
NEW STYLES, come along and learn how to turn your old scarves into beautiful scarf jewellery, see new ways to turn your scarves into fashion statements through all seasons..
11.30am 11:30am How to Make Beautiful Handmade cards. Debra Van Der Meulen, Cardmaking.net, Stand B06. Discover the tricks to making your hand-made cards a piece of art to treasure forever
12.30pm Flannel Phobia, Pam Davis, Picklemouse Corner, Stand E01. Discover Pam’s latest designs, plus the fabrics and kits to make snuggly quilts for family and friends – young and old!
1pm Papercrafting tools, gizmos and gadgets. Demo Doug, Catchy Crafts, Stand B41. Learn about the exciting paper crafting machines and tools currently on the market. With so many different types, it is easy to be confused. Doug will share tips and ideas on how to get the most out of your tools.
2pm Applique Newsflash. Bev Ross. The Craft Cubby, Stand A02. Easy, quick and fun – the Craft Cubby Way to create an Applique. New ideas and techniques and everyone who attends will receive a Craft Cubby free gift – don’t miss out!

 

11am Turn Images into Art or Quilts, Ashley Hay, Bag End Studio, Stand G23. Learn about Powerprint, a fantastic medium that transfers your favourite photos and images to canvas, fabric, ceramic, cardboard, metal and wood. Ashley will illustrate how to turn your images into mixed media artwork, journal covers, quilts and bags.
11.30am Handbag Making, Monica Poole, Monica Poole Designs, Stand A38.Get great tips and advice on how to make your own professional looking fabric handbags. Monica will cover the important aspects of bag making from fabric, interfacing, closures, hardware and must have bag making tools. Plus, how to add leather trims to your bags to give the wow factor!
12noon Make a Deco Mesh Wreath. Cheryl Cox, All Things Wonderful Stand G24. The workshop will show customers how to make a basic Deco Mesh wreath.
1.30pm Quilt As You Go Reversible Scrap Quilts, Monica Poole, Monica Poole Designs, Stand A38.Get your stash out and turn it into fun reversible scrap quilts. Monica will show you different techniques and ideas as well as share with you her top tips for quilt making. Suitable for beginners to advanced sewers. Includes a trunk show of her new and favourite QAYG designs.