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Mother’s Day Play Day, Sat 7 May 1-4.30pm
Time spent together creating is a memorable gift, so bring your Mother, Daughter, Aunt, Sister, Niece or significant female person and join us for this special ‘girls only’ workshop, where the project is designed to delight both of you and your different levels of skill. Robyn & Zara will guide you to create a Stitched Mandala Hoop – use simple embroidery stitches, felt, fabric and thread to create your own design – then take it home and hang it straight on the wall. You’ll also enjoy a special afternoon tea. Double Pass $85, extra single tickets $38.Book Now
Autumn Recycle Your Stash & Vintage Market – Sat 21 May
It’s on again. Do you need to de-clutter your stash? Do you love finding special bits to add to your own stash collection? Deliciously different, with a relaxed and friendly feel. Come and fossick for a rare treasure or fabulous find. Hand out with fellow crafters, chat with Opendrawer’s artisans & makers, enjoy the sunshine & plot your next creation.
On offer: a wide range of good quality craft supplies, vintage textiles and related items that are pre-1980.Book Now
Festival of Domestic Treasures – Sat 18 June
Join us for a celebration of vintage and heirloom textiles and tools. Bring your own domestic treasures in to be appraised by our visiting experts. (The grandkids might appreciate them more if they understand they might be worth something.)
Through the day our visiting experts & in-house team will offer mini-workshops to give you ideas for using and enjoying your treasures in modern ways, and finding crafty ways to salvage or up-cycle damaged items. Stay tuned for more details in our newsletter.