Thursday, October 25, 2012

Stockroom Learning Space

we're very excited to launch a new element to Stockroom this coming November. Jason's putting the final touches on the venue as we speak, hammering and painting and dusting and sweeping. a whole new venue inside the Stockroom warehouse has been created and will officially commence on the 8th November as the ...
'Stockroom Learning Space'

established as a space to allow the coming together of people interested in creativity, the Learning Space will be home to a host of great activities and events, covering a diversity of different practices, techniques and skill sets.

kicking off the programming will be a series of textile courses conducted by the wonderful Amy from Wovenspoke. all geared up for the preparation of christmas, and catering also to educating children in creative practices, there's screen-printing and natural dyeing techniques to help you make your own scarves, cards, bags, laptop cases and much much more. in fact, it's the learning of these skills that opens to the door to a whole spectrum of new possibilities to explore.

here's a rundown of the events, with more information to be found on our website at by clicking on the Wovenspoke logo below:

Class numbers are limited.
Please call or email Amy to make a booking, for a copy of the course outline or for further inquiries.
P:  0432 528 170

Introduction to Screen-Printing: Christmas Presents
Learn how to screen-print your own designs onto T-shirts, a variety of hemp/cotton bags, tea towels, greeting cards and even make your own wrapping paper.
5 week course
DATES: Thursdays 8/11 - 6/12, 600-900pm OR Saturdays 17/11 - 15/12, 130 - 430pm
COST: $280

Children's Workshops: Making Christmas Presents
Teaching children how to naturally dye and screen-print their own Christmas presents.
2 week course OR 4 week course
DATES: Saturdays 17/11 - 8/12, 1000am - 1230pm
COST: 2 weeks - $105; 4 weeks - $210

Natural Dyeing for Christmas
Learn how to make beautifully and naturally dyed scarves for Christmas presents.
4 week course
DATES: Mondays 19/11 - 10/12, 600 - 900pm OR Thursdays 22/11 - 13/12, 1000am - 100pm
COST: $245