Workshops and Festival Program

This years festival will be on June 24-27 2022.

The progam here, we are still adding to it as new events emerge…so keep your eye out. See below for booking Sustainable Couture Parade.

2022 Beanie Festival, Central Craft Workshop Program

Thursday

9.00am-2.00pm, Thursday 23 June 2022 $120 Create Your Own Festival Beanie with Margy Alexander

Friday

9.00am-12.00pm, Friday 24 June 2022 $90 Indigo Splash with Margy Alexander

9.00am-12.00pm, Friday 24 June 2022 $90 Create your own Wearable Felt Neckpiece with Pamela Mills

9.00am-12.00pm, Friday 24 June 2022 $100 Stitch Album with Anne Stewart and Kate Merry

*** lunch

10.00am-12.00pm, Friday 24 June 2022 $50 Grass Vase With Jude Mapleson and Mandy Webb

1.00pm-4.00pm, Friday 24 June 2022 $110 Weave a Beanie With Anne Stewart

Saturday

9.00am-12.00pm, Saturday 25 June 2022 $95 A Million Tiny Fibres Pouch with Margy Alexander

9.00am-12.00pm, Saturday 25 June 2022 $110 Weave a Beanie 2 with Anne Stewart

10.00am-12.00pm, Saturday 25 June 2022 $50 Grass Vase 2 With Jude Mapleson and Mandy Webb

1.00pm-4.00pm, Saturday 25 June 2022 $110 Boro with Anne Stewart

9.00am-10.30am, Saturday 25 June 2022 $50 Weaving tetra-pack Baskets with Jasmine Boyers

*1.00pm-4.00pm, Saturday 25 June 2022 $150 Weaving Journey with Tracey Murphy

1.00pm-4.00pm, Saturday 25 June 2022 $90 Not Just Mending with Margy Alexander

Sunday

9.00am-12.00pm, Sunday 26 June 2022 $90 Make a Felt Pod with Pamela Mills

9.00am-12.00pm, Sunday 26 June 2022 $100 Eco Dyeing Using Local Foliage With Margy Alexander

9.00am-12.00pm, Sunday 26 June 2022 $70 Threads of Life Through a Beanie! with Belinda McCulloch

Monday

9.00am-12.00pm, Monday 27 June 2022 $100 Rainbow Dyeing with John Walker

Sustainable Couture 2022 Collection

Shades of Sustainability

The multi-cultural parade will include a collection of classic ‘choose well – buy less’ designs from the 1970s, simple up-cycling as an option for less skilled sewers, a children’s section aswell as the usual fabulous distinctive designs.

Sunday 26 June

11am - 3pm.

Marketplace: 1.30 pm – 4pm

Parade: 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Outside the Central Australian Aviation Museum, Araluen Arts Centre

Tickets https://www.trybooking.com/BYUQQ or Central Craft & Red Kangaroo Books

Adults $25pp

At gate: Primary school kids $5; secondary $10; littlies free.

Pop-up shop (The Residency) - Monday 27 to Sunday 3 July

Venue: Central Australian Aviation Museum, Araluen Cultural Precinct, Memorial Drive