Sharing Threads on the Northern Beaches

Sharing Threads

Sharing Threads is a series of five workshops encouraging the local community to enjoy conversations across a range of fibre art practices, engage with craft and experience the benefits of making and share skills in relaxed meetups.

Open to crafters of all ages across disciplines including weaving and macrame.

Workshops include:
Dyeing Yarn: Join Nicole Howell of Birdhouse Fibres in this intimate and engaging workshop to see how beautiful hand dyed yarn is created.

Knitting: Join Nicole Howell of Birdhouse Fibres in relaxed workshop to share skills, expertise and experience in the art of knitting

Macrame: Join Rebecca Cogan for a two-hour workshop ideal for beginners to learn the art of macrame

Weaving: Experience First Nations culture through weaving with special guest speaker First Nations Noongar weaver, Jodie Dowd.

Workshops Tuesday 10 October – Saturday 14 October, see website for event details and bookings

Live demonstration, Talk

Community, Fibre arts, Paper craft, Sustainable

Marianne Horton, Fibre Arts, 2022. Photo: Tereza Berkemeier

Top images (l-r): Sharing Threads, Knit'n'beaches, 2022. Sharing Threads, 2022. Photos: Tereza Berkemeier