Hawkesbury
DATE AND TIME
DATE:

20-22 July

TIME:

9.30am - 4pm

LOCATION
VENUE:

Hawkesbury Showgrounds

ADDRESS:

40 Racecourse Road, Clarendon 2756

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 visits the Hawkesbury region for the first time in what is sure to be an exciting inaugural event. Drawing retailers, teachers and designers from across the country including local craft experts. The show is packed full of the latest craft supplies, kits and equipment. CraftAlive is a hands-on event. Book spots in studios and classes online to secure your seat. Plus buy your tickets online and save.

Amy Kallissa Designs – Amy Morgan Learn from Amy’s sewing and patchwork skills to create chic, handmade projects. Apply traditional techniques together with fresh fabric and unique details to create her gorgeous range of clever designs.

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

9:30 AM
Hawkesbury
10:00 AM
Mini Pin Cushion - Black Possum Fabrics (Hawkesbury)
10:00 AM
One Stitch Sashiko – Katie’s Patchwork Packs (Hawkesbury)
10:00 AM
Glittered Christmas Cards – Catchy Crafts (Hawkesbury)
10:00 AM
Card with distress oxides foil and dies – Catchy Crafts (Hawkesbury)
12:00 PM
Kumihimo Braided Necklace – Beadessence (Hawkesbury)
12:00 PM
Kumihimo Spiked Sparkle Bracelet – Beadessence (Hawkesbury)
13:00 PM
Dye a Rainbow – Unique Stitching (Hawkesbury)
14:00 PM
Introduction to Japanese Meshworks – Crystals and More (Hawkesbury)
11:00 AM
Top Tools for Stitches – Julie Hall Designs  (Hawkesbury)
11:30 AM
Stained Glass Patchwork - Black Possum Fabrics (Hawkesbury)
13:00 PM
Mixed Media Techniques – Catchy Crafts (Hawkesbury)
14:00 PM
Stabiliser for ALL Stitchers – Julie Hall Designs (Hawkesbury)
14:30 PM
Create Unique Feature Fabrics – Unique Stitching (Hawkesbury)
15:00 PM
Painting with Lumiere Paints - Black Possum Fabrics  (Hawkesbury)
Various
Sew Clutch - Amy Kallissa (Hawkesbury)
Various
Let’s Face It - Amy Kallissa (Hawkesbury)
10:30 AM
Beginner’s Embroidery Stitches Using Wool and Silk – Cascade House Embroidery (Hawkesbury)
14:29 PM
Candlewicking and Basic Stitching – Cascade House Embroidery (Hawkesbury)
10:00 AM
Fun with 2.5” Strips – Byndees Pre-Cut (Hawkesbury)
11:00 AM
Bright Quilts Using 10” Pre-cut Squares – Byndees Pre-Cut (Hawkesbury)
13:00 PM
Amazing Quilts Using Multiple Pre-cuts – Byndees Pre-Cut (Hawkesbury)
14:00 PM
More 2.5” Strip Quilts and Binding Without Tools – Byndees Pre-Cut (Hawkesbury)
Various
Free Motion Quilting – Pauline’s Quilters World (Hawkesbury)
Various
Quilt As You Go – Pauline’s Quilters World (Hawkesbury)
14:30 PM
Accurate Cutting and Piecing for Perfect Points – Pauline’s Quilters World (Hawkesbury)
10:30 AM
Wonderful One Fabric Quilts – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hawkesbury)
11:30 AM
Working with Indigenous Art Fabrics – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hawkesbury)
13:00 PM
Fun Border with Fabrics – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hawkesbury)
14:00 PM
Sashiko – The Must Do Hand Technique – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hawkesbury)

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