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Handcraft courses available in Byron Bay and Mullumbimby

Embrace your creative side with a short course or workshop in craft. Try silversmithing, leadlighting, sewing, weaving or mosaics. What about floral arranging, interior design or sculpture?

Come and learn Handicrafts with us at Byron Community College. See what’s on offer at our Mullumbimby and Byron Bay campuses below.

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Stretch Sewing

Stretch Sewing

Learn to sew all the latest fashion garments with stretch fabrics. Using a domestic machine and overlocker (bring your own or use machines supplied), you will learn techniques including binding, hemming and elasticising to produce quality garments such as yoga-wear, t-shirts, dancewear and swimwear. Some basic sewing skills are necessary. Additional materials $5 What to bring Pattern and lycra material Basic sewing materials such as pins, tape measure, tailors chalk and scissors... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Art Journaling - Ignite Your Creativity

Art Journaling - Ignite Your Creativity

Art Journaling is a wonderful tool for anyone newly entering or re-entering, their creativity. It combines the excitement of mixed media with the benefits of journaling. Collaging, painting, doodling, and experimenting in an art journal is different from working on a canvas, it can stay as safe and private as you like. Art Journaling is not just for artists. You do not need to know how to draw. For beginners, it is a non-threatening, fun entryway into your creativity. For more... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Basket Weaving

Basket Weaving

Learn how to create beautiful baskets using natural fibres from plants that grow around us. You will learn how to recognise, gather and prepare local plants for weaving then be shown basic weaving techniques. This is a great way for people to come together and share their creative ideas. It’s fun and very relaxing, but be warned, it’s addictive! Additional materials $10. Feedback from Past students “Fantastic to be shown a variety of materials and how to deal with them all. Feel... [More]
$184 Limited inc GST / $166
Basket Weaving

<p>Learn how to create beautiful baskets using natural fibres from plants that grow around us. You will learn how to recognise, gather and prepare local plants for weaving then be shown basic weaving

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Mosaic For Beginners

Mosaic For Beginners

Mosaic is a timeless, beautiful art form that stretches back thousands of years and is used all over the world. In this course you will create two beautiful artworks to take home – using two completely different mosaic techniques. You will learn about functionality and expression as two drivers for mosaic creation, and will explore how to work with a vast range of different mosaic tesserae. Additional materials $40. Past Student Feedback “There was a lot to take in but with the... [More]
$184 Limited inc GST / $166
Mosaic For Beginners

<p>Mosaic is a timeless, beautiful art form that stretches back thousands of years and is used all over the world. In this course you will create two beautiful artworks to take home – using two

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Christmas Decorations

Christmas Decorations

The festive season is just around the corner. Make something unique! Using stained glass, ceramic, milleflore (the Italian “glass of a million flowers”), metallics, mirror, beads, glass cubes and a host of other beautiful embellishments, you will learn a myriad of glass work, cutting, soldering, nipping, grouting and mosaic building techniques in this fun one day workshop. Create two or three original decorations for your tree, candles, windows or table. Anything festive is... [More]
$66 Limited inc GST / $59
Christmas Decorations

<p>The festive season is just around the corner. Make something unique! Using stained glass, ceramic, milleflore (the Italian “glass of a million flowers”), metallics, mirror, beads, glass cubes and a

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Henna - sacred body art

Henna - sacred body art

Introduction to the sacred body art of henna. You will discover the origins of henna and different styles of henna around the world. I will teach you the basic elements of a henna design and you will have the opportunity to practice your skills with preprepared cones. This workshop will show you how to create your own beautiful henna designs. What to bring $30 to pay tutor Henna kits can be be purchased on the day for $42 to take home Feedback from Past Students “I loved it! It... [More]
$60 Limited inc GST / $54
Henna - sacred body art

<p>Introduction to the sacred body art of henna. You will discover the origins of henna and different styles of henna around the world. I will teach you the basic elements of a henna design and you

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

All Blues Indigo Shibori

All Blues Indigo Shibori

In this two day workshop we will explore the beauty of shibori and blue indigo. Creating stunning designs by folding, stitching, wrapping, twisting and clamping fabric to discover shibori magic and ombre(graduated shading). You will take home lots of samplers on different silks and cottons and at least two scarves to wear or give away as gifts. Additional materials $40. What to bring A bucket, gloves, apron Your own lunch/refreshments $40 to pay tutor at first class for materials... [More]
$161 Limited inc GST / $145
All Blues Indigo Shibori

<p>In this two day workshop we will explore the beauty of shibori and blue indigo. Creating stunning designs by folding, stitching, wrapping, twisting and clamping fabric to discover shibori magic and

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Stitch Drawing

Stitch Drawing

This workshop consolidates our learning into a beautiful artwork combining naturally dyed samples with creative stitch. Create a personal stitched story from all your lovely textured fabrics samples. You will combine fabrics, deconstruct and reconstruct, learn how to use a range of traditional and free form embroidery stitches for samplers and to create texture, surface treatment and line, overlay and juxtapose to tell a personal story. Additional materials $30/$40 What to bring... [More]
$92 Limited inc GST / $83
Stitch Drawing

<p>This workshop consolidates our learning into a beautiful artwork combining naturally dyed samples with creative stitch. Create a personal stitched story from all your lovely textured fabrics

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Sewing Level 2

Sewing Level 2

A follow-on course for people who have participated in Sewing for Beginners andpeople who have some sewing skills but would like more confidence, inspiration , and to learn more techniques. Learn how to insert zips, buttonholes, elasticising etc. Complete a garment in a friendly relaxed atmosphere with a highly skilled teacher. Additional materials $5 What to bring SEWING TOOLS eg:pins,scissors,tailors chalk, thread cutters,tapemeasure etc. PATTERN: A pattern with instructions. Go... [More]

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

What Can Public Art Add to Mullumbimby? – Public Art Appreciation Course

What Can Public Art Add to Mullumbimby? – Public Art Appreciation Course

How can public art tell our local stories? How will it reflect our culture? How do we participate in the creation of local public art? What’s next for the Mullumbimby Sculpture Walk? These questions will be debated in this fun informal course. Great examples of contemporary public art will be presented to stimulate debate. Presenters include local artists, educators and our special guest Eva Rodriguez Riestra. [More]

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