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17Plan your day New Make & Take Class Perfect for beginners.

Get expert instruction for the small cost of a kit in these one-hour sessions!

20 11am Mrs Peach Starter
Block. Kathy Doughty, Material Obsession
Join the EPP craze in style! Start an exciting project using Horizons fabric and the Mrs Peach block design by Marg George – it’s a traditional technique with a new look! Kit cost $35. Book at Stand D19

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20 12noon Japanese Haori Brooch. Alison Yamazaki, Wabi-Sabi Designs Learn the art of creating and folding stiffened Japanese fabric to make these cute little brooches in the shape of a haori jacket. They also make great bookmarks, ornaments or additions to quilt blocks and bags! You will also learn how to prepare material for more ‘origami’ fun with fabric. Kit includes pre-stiffened material and backs for two brooches, full instructions to make more! Once you fold the first one you’ll find it hard to stop. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand D12make-4
20 1pm Stitched with Love! Wendy Williams, Material Obsession. Make the centre panel of this lovely Wendy William’s Heart Stitchery! Introducing her pre-cut shapes designed in felted wool… all you need to do is stitch!
Kit cost $35 Book at Stand D19.make-5
 

make-620 2pm [Two-hour class]. Explore the World of Natural Japanese Indigo! Shuji Yamazaki, Wabi-Sabi Designs. Learn a variety of traditional techniques for creating exciting designs. We will explore ‘makiage’ binding ‘arashi’ wrapping and ‘itajime’ clamping, including the very special ‘sekka’ or snowflake shibori. Suitable for all skill levels. Kit includes two Japanese sarashi cotton scarves and a handkerchief. Other materials will be available for purchase. Kit cost $50. Book at Stand D12

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17Plan your day New Make & Take Class Perfect for beginners.

Get expert instruction for the small cost of a kit in these one-hour sessions!

Make it and take it home!
17 11am Mini Sashiko Pincushion with Sashiko Coaster. Hitomi Fuijta, East Meets West. Learn the basics of traditional Japanese Sashiko stitching and make a pincushion. Very simple and relaxing. Kit cost $22. Book at Stand A40make-8
17 12noon Raggy Angels.
Kay Deans, Krazy Kreations.
Learn how to create Raggy Angels along with all our tips and tricks while having a ripping time. Kit includes everything and available in gold, silver, natural, burgundy and blue.Kit cost $20. Book at Stand A36make-9
17 1pm Boro and Sashiko Brooch. Jane MacDonald, BeBe Bold – Japanese Textiles. Enjoy learning how to make a boroinspired brooch using Japanese textiles and sashiko stitching. These certainly make wonderful gifts and are quick and easy to make. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand A25make-10
 

make-1117 2pm Double-opening 3-pocket Sashiko Wallet with easy snap button. Mariko Ikeda and Dai the Ninja, Patchwork Mariko Japan.
Bonus! Sashiko needles and threads are enclosed in your kit. Can you figure out this intricate structure – two openings but three inner pockets? Learn the oldest Sashiko technique: Chidori stitches with revolutionary snap buttons. Prepare for the big a-ha! moment because it is simple and perfect for your Christmas gifts! Kit cost $20. Book at Stand B19

make-1117 3pm Fabric Covered Notebook. Carol Nicholls, Sewn and Quilted. Learn all the tricks to creating a beautiful fabric-covered notebook with a professional finish. Finished size is A6 (17 x 12 x 2cm Perfect for your handbag or as a gift. Kit includes pre-cut heavy duty cardboard pieces, book corners, notepad, plus a variety of fabric pack colours to select from. Glue and paintbrush provided for class use. Kit cost $38. Book at Stand G19

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17Plan your day New Make & Take Class Perfect for beginners.

Get expert instruction for the small cost of a kit in these one-hour sessions!

17 11am Cards of a Different
Fold. Ellenor Wadsworth, Kaszazz.
Make three cards using a variety of folds to enhance the different papers we will use.
Kit cost $25. Book at Stand G38
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17 12noon Yoyo/Suffolk Puff Masterclass. Robyn Shapiro, The Strawberry Thief. Learn the tips and tricks for creating beautiful Yoyos/Suffolk Puffs with Liberty Tana Lawn, and the best methods for stitching them together. Kit includes fabric for four Liberty yoyos, scissors, a spool of Aurifil thread and Tulip needles to join them. Kit cost $25.
Book at Stand H30
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17 1pm 3D Appliqué Flowers. Rhonda Leith, Blue Willow Cottage. Learn how to create these beautiful cloth flowers which can be used to embellish quilts, bags hair accessories, brooches or anything that you like. Kit includes instructions and materials to make flowers, leaves and project suggestions.
Kit cost $20. Book at Stand B23make-11
 

make-1117 2pm Daisy Days 10-Card Class with the Close To My Heart Team. Create 10 beautiful all occasions cards, making each card unique with Fresh as a Daisy designs. Choose the sentiment to suit your occasion. Bring adhesive and foam tape. Adhesive bundles and extra kits available. Kit cost $25. Book at Stand A22

make-1117 3pm Liberty Finger Pincushion. Robyn Shapiro, The Strawberry Thief. Make this pincushion – the perfect way to hold your pins while hand stitching! Kit cost $25. Book at Stand H30

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17Plan your day New Make & Take Class Perfect for beginners.

Get expert instruction for the small cost of a kit in these one-hour sessions!

17 11am Christmas Robin
Ornament. Folk & Decorative Artists Asscn.
Get ready for ‘Christmas in July’ with this cute little Christmas Robin. Join FDAA members and learn some basic painting strokes using Derivan acrylic paints, plus glean some useful tips & tricks. No previous painting experience needed and all materials provided! Kit cost $10. Book at the FDAA, Stand A or email communications@fdaa.org.aumake-8
17 12noon Three-strand
Beaded Necklace. Bead Them Up.
Make this three-strand gold Shell Pearl necklace – four colours available to choose from blue, red, white and black onyx.
Kit cost $30. Book at Stand B33 make-9

 

 

 

 

17 1pm An Intro to Hand Quilting. Juanita Bugge, Sewing Buddies Australia. Learn to hand quilt your own coin purse or glasses case. Materials will be pre-cut and pre-washed so you can start hand sewing straight away. You will learn which threads to use and how to manoeuvre your needle, then take home your new project!
Kit cost from $25. Book at Stand B27
 

make-1117 2pm Crochet
Edge Pillowslips. Kellie Wulfsohn, Cutting Cloth.
Learn how to add beautiful crochet edgings to your projects. Kit includes pre-made pillowslip, yarn, crochet hook, awl and pattern for three different crochet edgings. A fun technique that will have you hooked!
Kit cost $56. Book at Stand H19

make-1117 3pm Deconstructed Hexagons. Kellie Wulfsohn, Cutting Cloth Make perfectly fussy cut, deconstructed hexagons using English Paper Piecing. Learn the tricks and tips to perfecting this wonderful technique that guarantees piecing perfection! Kit includes fabric for several deconstructed hexagons, papers for six blocks and ‘fussy cutting viewers’, thread, needle & use of equipment. You will make at least one hexagon. Kit cost $30. Book at Stand H19

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