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got craft? :: DIY workshops

GotCraft_April2013_WorkshopsGotCraft_April2013_Collageheirloom magazineOne of our favourite parts of Got Craft? is the round up of DIY workshops available at the show. In case you missed the full schedule in the spring look book (see page 5), we are sharing it here with you! All workshops are drop-in and free unless noted. Supplies included.

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Saturday, April 27th, 2013
10:00-12:00pm :: Join author Leanne Prain for a stitching workshop and learn how to create your own spring showers stowaway. Using basting techniques and the running stitch on craft felt and ribbon, participants can choose to make their clouds look light and fluffy, or darm and stormy.

12:30-2:30pm :: Heirloom Magazine will show you how to create your own burlap placemat, hand-painted and personalized with custom-designed stencils, specially made for this workshop with vintage lettering and patterns.

3:00-5:00pm :: Beginner needle felting with Honey Canada. Spaces still available! See post here for cost and to register!

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Sunday, April 28th, 2013
10:00-5:00pm :: Learn basic knitting skills with the ladies from Knit Social.

10:00-12:00pm :: Join author Leanne Prain for a stitching workshop and learn how to create your own spring showers stowaway. Using basting techniques and the running stitch on craft felt and ribbon, participants can choose to make their clouds look light and fluffy, or darm and stormy.

12:30-2:30pm :: Hosted by the Wedding Workshop, you will learn how to make an adorable paper windmill in a few easy steps. Just in time for the approaching spring weather!

3:00-5:00pm :: Letterpress with Sam Braddworkshop is sold out!

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Spool of Thread sewing lounge will be hosting a DIY workshop on both the Saturday and Sunday from 10-5pm. See here for more about their sewing project!

got craft? :: needle felting workshop

honey canada needle felting1honey canadahoney canada needle felting2Yuki from HoneyCanada will be hosting a beginner needle felting workshop at Got Craft? on Saturday, April 27th from 3-5pm. Join in the fun and learn basic needle felting skills while creating a cute chick ball (see above) to take home! All supplies included. You can also find Yuki’s workshops at Bird on a Wire Creations in Vancouver.

You’ll take home:

  • one cute chick ball
  • one felting mat
  • one felting needle

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The details:

where: Got Craft? in the gym at Templeton Secondary School – 727 Templeton Drive, Vancouver (corner of Turner and Templeton)
when: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 between 3-5pm
how much: $20.00 plus tax (includes admission to Got Craft?)

Spaces are first come first serve. Only 10 spots available. No previous experience necessary. Click here to register.

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Taught by Yuki Nickolichuk, the owner and creator of honeycanada