Sat, 29 Oct|
Coil Weaving Workshop with Bindimu
This workshop will be hosted on beautiful Gumbaynggirr country, (Coffs Harbour) held by expert weaver Bindimu Currie.
Time & Location
29 Oct 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm AEDT
Coffs Harbour, North Wall Beach, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450, Australia
About The Event
This weaving workshop is open to beginner and intermediate weavers and will be hosted on Gumbaynggirr country, (Coffs Harbour) held by Indigenous expert weaver Bindimu Currie. We will be working with Raffia and Lomandra however you may bring fibers or fabric scraps to add to your piece. In this workshop you will learn the meditative coil weaving as Indigenous people have done for many generations.
What to bring;
- a chair if you're unable to be seated on the grass.
- a hat/sun protection (we will be in part shade).
- any fibers you may want to weave with (this is optional as all equipment and materials will be provided).
Please check your email for tickets, address and event details.
By attending this workshop, you are supporting Indigenous small business, susainable and ethical harvesting of natural materials and the preservation of cultural practices.
Please present your concession/student ID upon arrival.
PAY IT FORWARD
This ticket is for those who wish to support others to attend. It is encouraged for those who wish to show allyship towards Indigenous people. You may wish to give anonymously or give to someone you know.