SCW by Craft: Fashion and Jewellery

If artisan jewellery and fashion pique your craft curiosity, well there are plenty of events to satisfy your interests. This guide makes for a handy reference if you want to see all the jewellery and fashion events in the one place.

You wont want to miss these exhibitions: Future of the Anthropocene at Courtesy of the Artist, Landlines by Melinda Young at Ihnen Atelier Jewellery Gaffa Creative Precinct, ap‐ ro‐ po at Stanley Street Gallery and the Adorn exhibition presented by Northern Beaches Council, just to name a few. Also, be sure to check out a number of jewellery workshops, including these ones being held by Scoops Design, Squarepeg Studios, STEAMpop and Alice Whish.


Sydney City

Adorned: Jewellery Making Workshop
Australian Museum, 1 William Street, Sydney

Future of the Anthropocene
Courtesy of the Artist, Shop 124, Level 2 The Strand Arcade, 412-414 George Street, Sydney

Artisans in the Gardens by Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens
Lion Gate Lodge, Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney, Cottage 6 Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney

Gaffa Exhibits and Mindful Making Workshop
Gaffa Creative Precinct, Gaffa Gallery, Level 1, 281 Clarence Street, Sydney

Landlines by Melinda Young
Ihnen Atelier Jewellery, Gaffa Creative Precinct Shopping Arcade, 281 Clarence Street, Sydney

Tours, talks and more at MAAS
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, 500 Harris Street, Ultimo

Dialogue with Designers
craftNSW, 12 Argyle Place, Millers Point

Making in Pieces by Donna Sgro and Cecilia Heffer
Gaffa Gallery, 281 Clarence Street, Sydney

Pop Life by Nicole O’Loughlin
Gaffa Gallery, 281 Clarence Street, Sydney

Embroidered Relations: from India to UTS
UTS Library, Foyer, Level 2, Ultimo Road & Quay Street, Haymarket


Darlinghurst, Surry Hills and Redfern

ADC Makers Market
Australian Design Centre, Corner William and Palmer Streets, Darlinghurst

Craftfulness: A Conversation
Australian Design Centre, 101–115 William Street, Darlinghurst

ap‐ ro‐ po
Stanley Street Gallery, 1/52–54 Stanley Street, Darlinghurst

Bouquet of Brooches: Make a brooch to wear by Alice Whish Jewellery
Stanley Street Gallery, 1/52-54 Stanley Street, Darlinghurst

Loosen Up presented by Spunky Bruiser and Jeff McCann
Spunky Bruiser, 19 Foley Street, Darlinghurst

Adorn Yourself by STEAMpop
SNEPO Fab Lab, 95 Riley Street, Darlinghurst

Lyn & Tony Open Studio
Lyn & Tony Studio, 20 Palmer Lane, Darlinghurst

Handcraft Your Dog's New Favourite Toy
Fine Fellow, 11 Foley Street, Darlinghurst

Classes on Mindful Making
Work-Shop, 175 Cleveland Street, Redfern (corner of Eveleigh Street)

Turban Tuesday
Grand Days Books, Shop 1, 220 William Street, Woolloomooloo

Eastern Suburbs

Thinking through making – new strategies in design education and research
UNSW Art & Design, Cnr Oxford Street and Greens Road, Paddington

Something for everyone
claypool, Block J, 1605 Botany Road, Botany

Creatures of Craft at City East College
Adult Education Centre, 98 Bondi Road, Bondi Junction


Inner West

Make your own statement jewellery with Scoops Design
Edward Street Studios, Studio 4/ 46 Edward Street, Summer Hill

SquarePeg Studios Craft Week Activities
SquarePeg Studios, 10 Junction Street, Marrickville

TRADE the MARK Open Studio
162 Marrickville Road, Marrickville (Entry via Meeks Road, Second Roller door)

Making with Fire
MakerSpace&co, 1/17 Barclay Street, Marrickville

A Handmade Life Pops Up
Yanada Room, 22 Hudson Street, Lewisham

Festival of Contemporary Machine Stitch
Embroiderers' Guild NSW, 76 Queen Street, Concord West


Northern Sydney

Exhibitions and workshops at Bridget Kennedy Project Space
53 Ridge Street, North Sydney

Craft Up A Storm: Textiles and Ceramics in Action
Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios, 164 Longueville Road, Lane Cove

Adorn exhibition presented by Northern Beaches Council
Creative Space, 105 Abbott Road, North Curl Curl

The Nature of Objects
Kristina Brenke Studio, 45 Old Barrenjoey Road, Avalon


Greater Sydney

Made by Hand – Hazelhurst Art & Design Market
Hazelhurst Arts Centre, 782 Kingsway, Gymea



Images: Robin Wells, Bushfire Season Neckpiece, 2016 Patinated Sterling silver 470mm long x 190mm wide. Photo: Courtesy Stanley Street Gallery. Event: ap-ro-po
Pennie Jagiello, Sea Pensive, 2016. Photo: Courtesy of the Artist. Event: Future of the Anthropocene