Get hands on and learn new techniques to enhance your skills! Program runs daily – each class lasts approximately 50 minutes.
How to Join a Make & Take Class.• Read the timetable and choose your session.• At the expo, book your place at the presenter’s stand and buy the kit. • Bookings essential as space is limited.• Please be on time – for classroom location, check the map available at the expo.
Make & Take 1
12noon: Embroidered Mini Frame Necklace. Helen Stubbings, Hugs N Kisses. Use a touch of mini EPP and simple embroidery to make this wearable necklace. Price $20. Book at Stand 8.
Make & Take 2
11am: Japanese Tombo Brooch. Alison Yamazaki, Wabi-Sabi Designs. Make a one-of-a-kind dragonfly brooch from vintage Japanese kimono accessories in this special workshop. Exclusive to AQC, some sewing required. Kit cost $25. Book at Stand 15.
1pm: 3-Ways Origami Smart Phone Case. Dai, The Patchwork Ninja. Want to make a beautiful and solid smartphone and card case with 3 inner rooms in your favourite Japanese material? See how to magically turn a piece of material into something solid and heavy-duty with super strong Ninja web and Ninja buttons. It’s an easy origami technique that anyone can do! Kit cost $28. Book at Stand 80.
3pm: Shibori Indigo Dyed Scarf. Shuji Yamazaki, Wabi-Sabi Designs. Make a shibori indigo dyed linen scarf using our vat of natural Japanese indigo dye. Silk or cotton scarves also available. Kit cost $50. Book at Stand 15.