Pandanus Weaving: Karimarnbun Kunkorbarn

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Learn traditional natural fibre basket weaving from elders Christine Nabobbob and Priscilla Badari of the Kunwinjku language group from Gunbalanya community, West Arnhem Land.

Keepers of the cultural knowledge that has been passed down their matriarchal line of weavers. Facilitated by local artist and weaver, Rene Bahloo of Weavery.

PLEASE NOTE THAT SPECIAL PANDANUS FIBRE FROM ARNHEM LAND WILL BE FOR SALE ON THE DAY AS AN OPTIONAL EXTRA, LOCAL FIBRES ARE INCLUDED IN THE WORKSHOP PRICE.

These sharing of culture through food and weaving are subject to minimum numbers and pre-bookings essential. PLEASE FILL OUT the online booking form and REGISTER HERE NOW for one or more of the workshops as per SCHEDULE.

ALL MATERIALS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE AS LISTED BELOW.

BOOK NOW AND DONT MISS OUT ON THIS AMAZING OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN A MANY THOUSANDS OF YEAR'S OLD TRADITIONAL CRAFT provided through the diverse range of workshops on offer.

Pandanus Weaving: Karimarnbun Kunkorbarn
Friday 2nd September 2016 10.30am - 3.30pm - Ilkley - Stripping and Natural Dying of Pandanus Fibre - $140 - bring shared lunch
Saturday 3rd September 2016 10.30am - 3.30pm - Ilkley - Special coil, knot and loop weave workshop - $140 - bring shared lunch
Saturday 3rd September 2016 6pm - 8pm - Ilkley - Weaver’s Dinner From $20 - BYO
Sunday 4th September 2016 11am - 2pm - Maroochy Arts and Ecology Centre - Twined mat weave workshop - $75
Tuesday 6th September 2016 10am - 12pm - Beerwah Library - Coil basket workshop - $50
Tuesday 6th September 2016 2pm - 4pm - Maroochydore Library    Coil basket workshop    $50
Wednesday 7th September 2016 10am - 1pm    Pomona Landcare Future’s Centre - Creative coiling: a variety of coiling techniques from Arnhem Land, Africa and around the world - From $30
Thursday 8th September 2016 9.30am - 2.30pm - Clontarf - Choice of coil or mat weave - $150 - including BBQ lunch
Friday 9th September 2016 10am - 12pm - Maleny Library - Coil basket workshop - $50
Friday 9th September 2016 3.30 - 5.30pm - Caloundra Community Centre - Coil basket workshop - $50
Sunday 11th September 2016 11am - 1pm - Tickle Park, Coolum - Coil basket workshop - $50

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HORIZON festival of arts and culture :
Sunshine Coast Wide
HORIZON festival of arts and culture

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