Amazing isn’t it? 2023 has started, and we are 1/12th of the way through it.
Yvonne and I are sitting at the shop today (Australia Day) doing a bit more for our retreat in April at Bonville, near Coffs Harbour. Of course, we are also doing some playing to create exciting things for classes and kits for everyone.
The last week of December didn’t really feel like Christmas, that is until the local grandkids got going, that was AWESOME! Then we had the Darwin family for a week, so we felt so loved, as well as tired and lonely when they went back!
Creative kids vouchers, as well as Back to School vouchers are available from Service NSW for our NSW people who can get into the shop, if you have friends or family with school-age kids let them know we can provide art and craft classes and products.
Every Friday we gather to play and create. Cost is free (gold or silver coin donation to honesty box requested)
Whether you make cards, scrapbook, do diamond art, make jewellery or make paper models, you are welcome to come and share your time with others in our air-conditioned area. Sometimes it is nice to just sit with others and create or finish that project.
Cost $15 for new starters (kit includes new crochet hook and a ball of wool), For those already started cost is FREE
Crochet is one of the oldest crafts in the world and is today labeled as the new ‘Mental Yoga’.
Research shows there are many health and wellbeing benefits to repetitive crafts such as crochet. So come and join the crafting craze and craft yourself something uniquely yours. Challenge yourself to use all 10 fingers at once and relax into a mindful, rhythmic activity at the same time.
Learn to crochet you learen everything from how to hold the hook and yarn, starting a chain to learning how to make the basic stitches, counting stitches and rows and reading patterns. It is designed as a complete introductory course in crochet. You don’t need any previous experience. Just come along and have fun.
Of course if you are an experienced chrocheter (?) you can help others to discover this craft.
You will leave with ideas to make either a bag, gloves or a scarf.
They will also have multiple ideas for projects
If you have a pattern you want to learn, bring it along and we can see what we can do to help