Weaving Retreat

Weaving Retreat

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The setting of this class is outdoors by the Yarra River. Access to toilets and water are available.

Lunch, tea and coffee will be provided but please bring other snacks and drinks to be comfortable. The shops are 10 minutes drive away. Bring your swimmers and a towel if you like to swim in the river!

In this class students can expect to learn 3 fundamental weaving techniques. The basketry techniques include twining, blanket stitch and wrapping. Each stitch has an individual story, history and process which will be explained throughout the day. These techniques and can be used in creative sculpture and combined for infinite possibilities. Adrienne will set main two tasks however expects the students will go home with a plethora of possibities. This is a challenging course suitable for beginners.

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What you will learn
  • Participants will learn how to make one basket using twining technique
  • Participants will undestand how to manipulate their technique into sculptural forms if they wish.
  • Participants will learn how to recognize and harvest materials.
What you will get
  • One twined basket and the skills to create their own.
  • A Dianella weaving plant tuber to take home and plant in your own garden.
  • A learner guide handout

What to bring
  • A snack to share, a towel, comfortable shoes, and a pair of scissors comes in handy!
What to wear

Casual (Warning: This might get messy)

Appropriate for

Everyone interested to learn weaving also people interested in a warm, fun, safe and connected learning environment.

Refund Policy

Adrienne Kneebone requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Adrienne Kneebone to organise a refund or transfer

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Terms & Conditions

You need to let me know two days before event if you would like a refund, many thanks.

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