To market, To Market...

Here you'll find a list of upcoming markets Crafty Possums will be attending so you can pop in and say hi, get help with your current project or just fawn over some of our favorite handmade products in person. Squishy wooly goodness....mmmm!!!!

 
 

ELDORADO OFF GRID LIVING FESTIVAL 2019

Saturday May 4th and Sunday May 5th

We are super excited to announce that we will be back at the Eldorado Off Grid Living Festival 2019. This year the festival will run over 2 days; the Saturday being a market day with mini workshops and demonstrations while the Sunday is dedicated to more in depth workshops.

Check out the Festival website

WHAT WE HAVE ON OFFER ON SATURDAY MAY 4th

SPIN FIBRE INTO YARN WORKSHOP

Time: 10am, 11am & 12pm (30min Sessions)
Price: $15.00
Area: Hand-Crafts at the Crafty Possums Stall

FIRBE TO FABRIC (FELT & FLEECE) WORKSHOP
Time: 1pm. 2pm & 3pm (30min Sessions)
Price: $15.00
Area: Hand-Crafts at the Crafty Possums Stall

Lucas will be operating our stall throughout the day. We will have a wonderful selection of botanical dyed yarns, handmade looms, dye kits and some ready to wear handmade accessories for sale on the day. Pinky will be running the workshops and looks forward to seeing you!

WHAT WE HAVE ON OFFER ON SUNDAY MAY 5th

FIRBE TO FABRIC (FELT & FLEECE) WORKSHOP

TIME: 10am or 11.30am start time. (1 hour workshop)

PRICE: $40.00 – includes materials. Book pre-paid online or visit Pinky at the festival on Saturday to buy tickets (if not sold out). Held at the Crafty Possums Stall location.

Learn how to process a raw fleece then felt, spin and weave to create fabrics for a multitude of uses. in this 1 hour workshop students will learn multiple ways of easily turning raw fibre into fabric for a myriad of uses. After a hands on discussion in raw fleece processing and learning how to use the associated, each student will get to have a go at felting, spinning and weaving their own fabric samples. 

FELT BAG MAKING

TIME: 12.30am – 1.30pm

PRICE: $40.00 – includes materials. Book pre-paid online or visit Pinky at the festival on Saturday to buy tickets (if not sold out).Held at the Crafty Possums Stall location.

In this 1hr workshop Students will learn how to make their own felt bags using wet felting with a resist. 

Students will take home their bag. (Note that since this is wet felting, your bag will still be damp when you take it home although you can leave it with us to dry in the sun for the afternoon before you head home.)

FELT HAT MAKING

TIME: 2.00pm – 3.30pm

PRICE: $65.00 – includes materials. Book pre-paid online or visit Pinky at the festival on Saturday to buy tickets (if not sold out). Held at the Crafty Possums Stall location.

In this 1.5 hr workshop students will learn how to make their own hat from from scratch using wool or alpaca fibre. (Note that will be wet felting your hat so you may get a little wet and your hat may still be damp when you go home).

BOOK YOUR WORKSHOPS NOW TO AVOID MISSING OUT