New! Mixed media classes

Choose from mixed media, scrapbooking, papercraft, quilting, fabric, DIY home decor, cake decorating and more at Zyneri, Stand A31.

Mixed Media Tag: Use Finnabair products including metallique waxes, gessos to create a fun project. Class cost $5
media-1Stencil Techniques: Use gel medium, embossing paste, mica powder, embossing powder, glitter in various stencil techniques. Class cost $10
media-2Altered Paintbrush: Alter a small paintbrush using paperclay embellishments, Finnabair paints, opal magic paints and waxes. Class cost $10
Mesh Stencil: New stencils to try with embossing paste, gel medium, fabric paint, quilt pounce.media-6 Class cost $5
Flower Cutters & Veiners: Try your hand at making 3D flowers from paperclay and silicone flower cutters and veiners. Class cost $5
Silicone Moulds: Learn how to use silicone moulds with various materials to create unique embellishments for mixed media, papercraft, jewellery making, soaps, candles, home decor and more.
Class cost $5
Mixed Media Altered Ribbon Spool: Alter a ribbon spool using paperclay, chipboard, flowers. Class cost $10
media-3Try 5D Diamond Painting: Place 5D round beads on pre-glued coded canvas to create stunning designs for your home. Diamond painting is as easy as painting by numbers. Class cost $10
media-4Art Journal: Use sprays, stencils, paints to create an art journal page. Class cost $5
media-5Journal Book Cover: Cover a journal book using various mixed media products. Class cost $10
No booking required, just visit the stand.

Pauline’s VIP Quilt Room

Join Pauline Rogers in the quilt room and learn her secrets in these free sessions.

media-110.30am: Secrets to Mastering Free Motion Quilting on your domestic sewing machine.
media-211.30am: Essential Secrets for Quilt-As-You-Go Learn Pauline’s essential secrets, add some amazing pizzazz to your quilts. Why not quilt before you appliqué…who said you should quilt last?
media-612.30pm: Top Secrets to Accurate Patchwork Have you ever made patchwork blocks that don’t turn out to be the right size? This class will have you ready to make some exciting accurate blocks with no effort.
media-21.30pm: Repurposing Unquilted Quilt Tops Find simple, effective ways to finish your unquilted quilt tops with ease using your domestic sewing machine.
media-62.30pm: How to Make Fast, Easy, Stunning Bias Ever tried to make bias and have problems getting it to lay flat around the tight inner curves? Pauline will teach you her secret and show why bias has never been so easy!

New! Chic ways with a Scarf

chic-1Join Gail and learn new stylish ways to tie and turn your scarves into fashion statements.


Class cost $15 – includes
scarf and scarf clip
valued at $45

Class times: 9.30am, 10.30am,
11.30am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm daily

Book at My Little Bead Shop, Stand A27



Sew Fast Like a Ninja!

Join Dai the Patchwork Ninja – and Mama Ninja from Japan –
in fun, free 30 minute demonstrations at Patchwork Mariko Japan, Stand B02.
Classes run daily. No booking required.

9.45am and 3.45pm Master Patchwork Ninja Sewing Tool Kit

10.30am Magical Ninja buttons and double opening Sashiko wallet


11.15am Stained glass quilting with bias tape


12noon Ninja Buckram Tapes. It’s all about weaving, not sewing!


12.45pm Sew Extraordinary with Mama Ninja part 1: Jawdropping backpack with 3 Ninja tools. Not feeling confident? See how to stitch your


backpack step by-step using three Ninja sewing tools. Mama Ninja Mariko will demonstrate special sewing tips to make your backpack extraordinary and leave no room for mistakes!

1:30pm Sew Extraordinary with Mama Ninja part 2: Sparkly see-through waterproof bag with finger-pressed grommets. Do you find sewing waterproof vinyl and laminated materials annoying? Mama Ninja Mariko demonstrates how to sew your vinyl bag easily with Ninja Washi Paper! Plus see the revolutionary finger pressed grommets – no pliers required


2.15pm Do not knot! Magic stretchy threads with Tamako Necklaces. Learn how to make a beautiful necklaces in a blink with no stress using Ninjaninja-6 Keep Twilling Threads: You just bundle and cut – no need to knot or glue.

3pm Delightful Sashiko Magic Iron Chaco Pen