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Fabric Basket Coiling
ONLINE Workshop
9:30am Saturday 12 September

12 September @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

$95.00
Recycled Fabric Baskets

Recycled Fabric Basket - smallThere is nothing quite as satisfying as creating a useful object from scrap materials! Learn a new skill and have some fun while you inject your personality into the making of a coiled basket using recycled fabrics!

Karen Wright from Zenzero Design will be your tutor and guide you step-by-step through the process.

About Karen:
A lover of all things handcrafted and an all round crafty type, Karen Wright is cut from the same maker’s cloth as Julie Hillier . . . in fact they are sisters!

Growing up in a very creative household where her parents always had a “hands on – give it a go” attitude, Karen has been making for as long as she can remember, and is equally at home in front of a Starting a coiled basket using recycled fabricsewing machine or with a drill or piece of sandpaper in her hand!! Karen’s favourite thing is to poke around in secondhand shops searching for her next up-cycling project. With an eye for colour and a healthy love of textiles and paint, Karen is in her element when she is making soft furnishings, replacing the legs on a retro coffee table or repainting a feature wall!

Her love for all things creative has seen Karen turn her hand to a variety of crafts including mosaic, quilting, ceramics, leather craft, jewellery making, embroidery, weaving, dress making and furniture restoration – just to name a few.

Experience required:
None

Recycled Fabric BasketCourse length:
Approximately 2.5 hours

After you have booked for this online workshop, Karen will contact you so she can send a starter kit which includes:

  • Rope coil
  • Hemp cord – your choice of 7 different colour ways*
  • Weaving needle

*Colour choices for your hemp cord
Karen will ask you which colour pack of hemp cord you would like in your kit:

  • Candy
  • Forest
  • Kaleidoscope
  • Maroon
  • Monochromatic
  • Sky
  • Sunset

You will need to provide:

  • Pre-cut cotton fabric strips (measurements 3cm x 75cm). Approximately 20 strips.
  • Scissors
  • Pins

In this workshop learn how to:
Create a round coiled basket. Use your new skills to create more baskets at home.

Cost: The cost of this workshop includes your tuition, a needle and the coiling starter with the hemp cord pack of your colour choice (sent ahead of time – postage included).

Important – please read
Times and dates – workshops are AEST also known as Australia, Brisbane time or GMT+10. Please check how this time compares to your local time.
Booking cut off time – we need time to send you your kit, for this reason we are cutting off the booking for this workshop at 10am on Friday 4 September.
Email – as confirmation of your registration you will receive an email with instructions and guidelines for preparation.

 

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Basket Coiling 12 September
$ 95.00
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Details

Date:
12 September
Time:
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$95.00
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://ministryofhandmade.com.au/

Venue

Online

Organiser

Karen Wright
Phone:
0409 270 346‬
Email:
hello@zenzero.com.au
Website:
https://zenzero.com.au