Join in this fun and festive class to make your own personalised Christmas baubles, soft felted decorations, and traditional wooden decorations that will be beautiful for your own tree, as well as treasured momentos for friends and family. We will craft a different style of decoration each week.
Participants can choose to take part in the whole program, or just choose to attend those sessions that particularly interest them.
Dates: Thursday 15th November - Thursday 6 December 2018
Ages: All ages
Cost: Full $12 per class or $40 per term, Concession $10 per class or $35 per term
Bookings: Book a session online here, or book the entire term here or phone 8571 1666
Location: Benga - Langley Gallery, Heritage Hill Museum & Historic Gardens, 66 McCrae Street, Dandenong
Week one- Personalised baubles
Learn how to personalise baubles with special messages for friends and family using calligraphy and glitter. These are a lovey memento or gift for friends and family.
Week two- Wooden decorations
We will make beautiful wooden decorations by painting, decorating and adding collage with materials like ribbon, fabric and buttons to pre-cut Christmas shapes. These are great for small children who love making and decorating, and will make be beautiful mementos and gifts.
Week three- Felt decorations
Stitch felt shapes together to make beautiful soft decorations using blanket stitch. These lovely traditional decorations are fun and relaxing to make and can be made in any shape you desire, stars, hearts, stockings, trees, animal shapes, and are fun to embellish
Week four- Mini gifts
We will make mini Christmas gifts and letters for your tree using matchboxes, printed and aged papers, ribbons, and calligraphy.