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Ever wanted to try watercolours but don't know where to start? Come along to a watercolour party at acquire@DESIGN.

We know that after a busy day the last thing you want is to have to think too hard.  Master artist, Gabby Malpas introduces you to the basics of watercolour and provides all materials for you to create your own little masterpiece.  She will even provide original sketches for you to colour in.

A night of hilarity, story swapping and creativity will ensure.  Nibbles and Refreshments will be provided.

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Learn the artisanal craft of leaf dyeing and create a beautiful scarf with textile designer Sylvia Riley.

Her extensive travels have given her a knowledge and expertise that is unparalleled. By combining different disciplines and experimenting with variations of traditional techniques and non-traditional methods, Sylvia Riley creates hand dyed pieces that are impossible to replicate.

GABBY MALPAS - watercolour Masterclass

Wednesday, 7 February, 2018.

6 - 8.30PM                  COST: $95

​All materials, drinks & nibbles provided

KAREN KWOK - Chinese Knotting

April, 2018. (DATE TBC)

6 - 8.30PM                     COST: $129

​Materials, drinks & nibbles provided

SYLVIA RILEY - Textile Leaf dyeing Workshop

March, 2018. (DATE TBC)

6 - 8.30PM                     COST: $129

​All materials, drinks & nibbles provided

Learn Chinese Knotting techniques with Karen Kwok.

Using leather cord, we will be making this beautiful necklace with 2 different kinds of knots.

All leather materials will be provided.

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