Friday, 24 April 2009

Stitches and Craft Show- Brisbane

The Brisbane Stitches and Craft show is starting next Wednesday 29th April and will run until Sunday 3rd May.

I've listed a few of the Craft Labs ( Workshops) but you can view the full list at if you experience any difficulties booking in online you can phone their booking hotline 1800 770 222

Button Bracelet

Are you infatuated by coloured buttons? Well, this is the Craft Lab for you; Fiona Lech of Dear Fii will supply hundreds of coloured buttons as well as her extensive craft experience and skills for you to construct a gorgeous Button Bracelet. Proudly supported by Leutenegger

Kit $15.00. 1 hour. Beginner

Craft Lab 2 -Wednesday 12.30pm
Craft Lab 6 -Wednesday 2.30pm
Craft Lab 3 -Thursday 11.00am
Craft Lab 6 -Thursday 2.00pm
Craft Lab 5 -Friday 11.00am
Craft Lab 3 -Friday 3.15pm
Craft Lab 2 -Saturday 12.15pm
Craft Lab 6- Saturday 2.45pm
Craft Lab 6 -Sunday 11.00am
Craft Lab 8 -Sunday 1.30pm

Handsewn Felt Doughnuts

Create the perfect guilt-free fun treat and enjoy the ideal introduction to hand-sewn softies. The yummy results makes a great pincushion, decoration, toy or gift and is a great way to kick off crafting with felt. Presented by Holly McGuire of Two Cheese Please.

Kit $17.00 1 hour. Beginner

Craft Lab 7 -Thursday 11.00am
Craft Lab 2 -Friday 11.00am
Craft Lab 2 -Saturday 11.00am
Craft Lab 2 -Sunday 11.00am

Hand Printing & Design

Learn composition and style elements to create designs suitable for screen printing, stenciling and handstamping. Using your own hand cut designs (or ours if you like), hand print, learning different techniques you can easily replicate at home. You will complete three projects to take home. You may wish to bring additional items for printing such as a plain pillowcase, clothing or a plain cotton/linen tea towel. Presented by Sam Messina & Ellie Beck of Red Seed Studio.

Kit $47.00 2 hours. Beginner

Craft Lab 5 -Wednesday 1.30pm
Craft Lab 5 -Friday 12.30pm

Kumihimo using Disc

Come and try this creative Japanese Braiding Technique. Using a durable and portable disc create 2 braids for your craft and jewellery projects. Presented by Trish Goodfield of Trishalan Designs.

Kit $3.00 1 Hours. Beginner

Craft Lab 3-Wednesday 12.30pm
Craft Lab 2 -Thursday 12.30pm
Craft Lab 3 -Friday 11.00am
Craft Lab 3 -Saturday 11.00am
Craft Lab 3 -Sunday 11.00am

No Sew Fabric Flowers

Learn how to make the sweetest fabric flowers! These flowers can be used as hair clips, t-shirt embellishments, brooches, to sass up your handbags, headbands for starters, and a great little gift for your friends all made by you! When you see how easy it is you'll surround yourself with a handmade fabric flower garden in no time at all! In this Craft Lab you will make 2 fabric flower brooches or hairclips or one of each. Your Kit will have enough supplies for you to create a further 2 flowers and a customised supply list and inspiration guide for you to keep creating! Presented by Louise Stuart of Made by Miffy

Kit $18.00 45 mins. All Skill Levels

Craft Lab 8 -Wednesday 2.00pm
Craft Lab 3 -Thursday 2.15pm
Craft Lab 7 -Friday 1.45pm
Craft Lab 7 -Saturday 1.45pm
Craft Lab 5 -Sunday 3.