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Kia ora and welcome to the latest news from NZ Textile Experiences offering Fibre and Textile workshops in the beautiful regions of Nelson and Tasman. Workshops run mostly at our tutors own creative spaces throughout the year with clusters of workshops often coinciding with other local creative and festive events.
Nelson is renowned for its vibrant creative buzz over spring and summer, here are a few event worth knowing about >>>
The Nelson Great Christmas Market 20th November at Founders Park 10am - 4pm
Mapua Makers Market 4th December 10 - 3pm in the Mapua Community Hall
If you are considering entering or visiting Nelson to view the annual national Changing Threads Contemporary Fibre Art Awards the dates are 4th - 25th March 2017. This national exhibition showcases Contemporary New Zealand Fibre & Textile Arts at The Refinery Artspace attracting entries that continue to challenge the interpretation of fibre and textile art.
If being creative for you includes dancing then Summer Tango in Nelson is a really fun event 10 - 12 March 2017 which could easily work in with attending a Fibre and Textile workshop or two.
Fabricate Magazine is a brand new publication celebrating all things textile. It aspires to inform and inspire with features highlighting New Zealand artists and artisans working to push the boundaries, or preserve traditions and skills. Felt, weave, spin, knit, knot, stitch, crochet, piece, sew, quilt or embroider – published quarterly the magazine will explore products, resources and education, tours, events and exhibitions and much more…… sales and subscriptions are direct from the editor Cait McLennan Whyte at mailto:email@example.com?subject=Fabricate%20Magazine%20Inquiry or selected stockists including Page and Blackmores in Nelson and facebook.com /fabricatemag/ Summer issue out early December.