Cairns
DATE AND TIME
DATE:

17-19 August 2018

TIME:

9.00am – 4.00pm

LOCATION
VENUE:

Fred Moule Centre Cairns Showgrounds

ADDRESS:

Severin St, Cairns, Queensland, 4627

TICKET COST

Adult Online Special $12
($13-15 at the door)

Multi-day Online Special $17
($18-20 at the door)

Children (14 and under) $0

DESCRIPTION

CraftAlive  is in  Cairns for 3 big days.

Featuring both local and interstate craft experts, the show is packed full of the latest craft supplies, kits and equipment.

CraftAlive  is a hands-on event. A chance to learn from world class specialists with interactive classes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Sew Quirky – Mandy Murray 

Learn Mandy’s Modern Applique technique of layering fabrics. Get perfect machine appliqué results with Mandy’s machine knowledge, tips and tricks to appliqué with decorative stitches. 

Horn Limited Edition Gaslift Sewing Chair. RRP $229. Horn’s newest Sewing Chair now with swivel base and adjustable seat height 

Annual magazine subscription for Quilters Companion and Homespun courtesy of Universal Magazines. $120 RRP 

Mettler Thread giveaway. Thanks to Victorian Textiles we have hundreds of beautiful premium quality thread gift packs.  

Magazine giveaway. Thanks to Universal Magazines we have hundreds of copies of Homespun and Quilters companion to give away to the first people through the door each day.  

Need a break from the action? Visit the CraftAlive café to re-fuel.  

Located within the event. Serving hot and cold food including soup, sandwiches, toasties, cakes and more. Hot coffee, tea and soft drinks

WAYS TO LEARN

9:00 AM
Cairns
Various
Applique to make you smile – Sew Quirky  (am, Cairns)
Various
Applique to make you smile – Sew Quirky  (pm, Cairns)
Various
Sewing with Cork, No Probllama - Sew Quirky (Cairns)
Various
Free Motion Quilting – Pauline’s Quilters World (Cairns)
Various
Quilt As You Go – Pauline’s Quilters World (Cairns)
14:30 PM
Accurate Cutting and Piecing for Perfect Points – Pauline’s Quilters World (Cairns)
10:00 AM
Fun with 2.5” Strips – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Cairns)
11:00 AM
Bright Quilts using 10″ Pre-Cuts – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Cairns)
13:00 PM
Amazing Quilts using Multiple Pre-Cuts – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Cairns)
14:00 PM
More 2.5″ Strip Quilts and Binding without Tools – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Cairns)
10:00 AM
Double Layout – Close to my Heart (Cairns)
11:00 AM
Double Layout – Close to my Heart (Cairns)
12:00 PM
Russian Punch Embroidery – Masha Punch Embroidery (Cairns)
13:00 PM
One Stitch Sashiko – Katie’s Patchwork Packs (Cairns)
14:00 PM
Introduction to Japanese Meshworks – Crystals and More (Cairns)
12:30 PM
Needle 101 – Every Sewer Needs (Cairns)
Various
Trunkshow – The Country Cupboard (Cairns)
12:00 PM
10 Minute Blocks – Katie’s Patchwork Packs (Cairns)
Various
Make a mini 3×3 card – Close To My Heart (Cairns)
Various
Applique Magic – Fusamat (Cairns)
Various
No Sewing Required – Whispers of The Valley (Cairns)
Various
Cricut explore air 2.0 cutting machine demonstration – Spotlight (Cairns)
Various
Cricut easy press demo – Spotlight (Cairns)
Various
Diamond Dotz make and take – Spotlight (Cairns)
Various
Sizzix cutting machiine display – Spotlight (Cairns)
13:00 PM
Go Press and Foil – Boutique of Papier (Cairns)
14:00 PM
Santa Baby Joy Card Class – Boutique of Papier (Cairns)
14:00 PM
Flower Themed Scrapbooking Page – Boutique of Papier (Cairns)
14:00 PM
Seaside Themed Scrapbooking Page – Boutique of Papier (Cairns)
Various
Mandala Decoupage Card – Kaszazz (Cairns)
Various
Bead Creations – Craft n Sewing Studio (Cairns)
10:00 AM
Artificial Succulent arrangement – Cairns Floral Supplies (Cairns)
11:00 AM
Small Flower crown on ribbon – Cairns Floral Supplies (Cairns)
12:30 PM
Hessian tea light centrepiece – Cairns Floral Supplies (Cairns)
13:30 PM
Small Silk Fascinator on headband – Cairns Floral Supplies (Cairns)
14:30 PM
Silk orchid arrangement – Cairns Floral Supplies (Cairns)
12:00 PM
15 Minute Christmas Gift – World of Lace (Cairns)
Various
Cosmic shimmer paints – Fat Cats Card Corner (Cairns)

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