12-14 October 2018


9.30am – 4.00pm


The Goods Shed Evans St Hobart


8 Evans St Macquarie Point, Hobart, Tasmania 7000


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

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

Children (14 and under) $0


CraftAlive  is in  Hobart 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.
Event details including all classes to appear shortly…watch this space

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. 

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


9:30 AM
Let’s Face It – Amy Kallissa (Hobart)
Applique to make you smile! – Sew Quirky (Hobart)
Sewing with Cork – No Probllama – Sew Quirky (Hobart)
Sew Clutch – Amy Kallissa (Hobart)
Free Motion Quilting – Pauline’s Quilters World (Hobart)
Quilt As You Go – Pauline’s Quilters World (Hobart)
14:30 PM
Accurate Cutting and Piecing for Perfect Points – Pauline’s Quilters World (Hobart)
10:00 AM
Fun with 2.5″ Strips – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Hobart)
11:00 AM
Bright Quilts Using 10″ Pre-Cuts – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Hobart)
13:00 PM
Amazing Quilts using Multiple Pre-Cuts – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Hobart)
14:00 PM
More 2.5″ Strip Quilts and Binding without tools – Byndees Pre-Cuts (Hobart)
10:30 AM
Wonderful One Fabric Quilts – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hobart)
11:30 AM
Working with Indigenous Art Fabrics – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hobart)
13:00 PM
Fun with Border Fabrics – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hobart)
14:00 PM
Sashiko: The Must Do Hand Technique – Logans Patchwork Fabric (Hobart)
10:30 AM
Beginner’s Embroidery Stitches Using Wool and Silk – Cascade House (Hobart)
13:00 PM
Candlewicking and Basic Stitching – Cascade House (Hobart)
12:00 PM
Vintage Slow Stitch Christmas Decorations – Frangipani Fabrics (Hobart)
13:00 PM
One Stitch Sashiko – Katie’s Patchwork Packs (Hobart)
14:00 PM
Introduction to Japanese Meshworks – Crystals and More (Hobart)