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Cultural Threads

Cultural Threads Workshops

Cultural Threads 2019 is offering an awesome range of workshops, giving you the chance to learn a new textile skill.

From knitting to crocheting, dyeing to weaving, needlepoint to urban fashion – people from all ages and backgrounds are invited to learn new crafts, trade skills, create works with textile artists, share stories and interweave cultures.

Workshops are held across Greater Dandenong, including Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre, Heritage Hill Museum and Historic Gardens, Drum Theatre, Dandenong and Springvale Libraries and Harmony Square.

Please note that workshops are single events, whilst others have multiple sessions. Browse the events list below for details, costs and booking information.

Jewellery Masterclass Series
AUG
1
1 Aug 2019 6:30pm
Join jeweller Emma Grace for a 3-part workshop on how to make bespoke wearable pieces to take home...
Jewellery Masterclass Series
AUG
8
8 Aug 2019 6:30pm
Join jeweller Emma Grace for a 3-part workshop on how to make bespoke wearable pieces to take home...
Native Botanical Fabric Dyeing
AUG
10
10 Aug 2019 11:30am
Join Yindjibarndi artist Katie West and learn the meditative skills of native botanical dyeing using native flora and fauna in this two part workshop series...
Raise your Voice - Craftivist Stitching Workshop
AUG
13
13 Aug 2019 6:30pm
Melbourne based artist Tal Fitzpatrick invites local makers and activists to participate in a craftivism workshop...
Jewellery Masterclass Series
AUG
15
15 Aug 2019 6:30pm
Join jeweller Emma Grace for a 3-part workshop on how to make bespoke wearable pieces to take home...
Native Botanical Fabric Dyeing
AUG
17
17 Aug 2019 11:30am
Join Yindjibarndi artist Katie West and learn the meditative skills of native botanical dyeing using native flora and fauna in this two part workshop series...
My Piñata Heart!
AUG
20
20 Aug 2019 6:30pm
Learn how to make a decorative heart or trophy piñata that can be filled with inspirational words, good vibes, and powerful messages...
How to Make a Plush Toy with Cat Rabbit
AUG
24
24 Aug 2019 2pm
Cat will take you through the process of making your very own plush character. Accessorise your creation with handmade items to give it a unique personality...
How to Make a Plush Toy with Cat Rabbit
AUG
25
25 Aug 2019 2pm
Cat will take you through the process of making your very own plush character. Accessorise your creation with handmade items to give it a unique personality...