As part of Work-Shop Makery’s programme of activities and events on the theme of Upcycling in the month of June, we are delighted to have our neighbours at Spunky Bruiser host an event around ethical approaches to making and living.
Enjoy a wholesome local market procured dinner whilst hearing a casual and insightful discussion lead by Bex Frost and Christian Olea of Spunky Bruiser and Soto Smith labels on what it’s really like to follow your passions and make a living from it as ethically as possible. Participants will hear about what has inspired the choices Bex and Christian have made and some of the hurdles that can be expected in handmade small business. Questions welcome and discussion encouraged -with 9 years experience and heads full of high ideals there will be plenty to talk about.
Holistic Lifestyle Coach Leila Lutz from Momentum For Life will treat you to a wholesome delicious meal. Purchased directly from local Farmers Markets and prepared nutritionally for you to enjoy, Leila will share with you her approach to preparing quick, sustainable and nourishing food to give you all the support and energy you need to keep being a busy maker.
About Bex Frost and Christian Olea – Spunky Bruiser | Soto Smith
Bex and Christian have been running their predominantly handmade business independently for almost 9 years now. They are the designers and makers of locally based Spunky Bruiser and Soto Smith clothing and accessory labels. Currently occupying 68 Oxford St Darlinghurst is their retail and open studio space. The range is made of one-off unique originals made mostly from salvaged materials and caters for babies through to adults. Places to see what they have to offer are at www.spunkybruiser.com and on instagram @boganvogue and @spunkybruiser.
About Leila Lutz – Momentum for Life
Leila has over 10 years of experience in the health and wellness industry with a specific focus and interest in the areas of nutrition, naturopathy and exercise. Her unique philosophy is centred around the four key pillars of life – Movement, Nutrition, Rejuvenation and Fulfilment. Her philosophy is guided by the belief that all individuals can achieve their ideal health and wellness.
As in life, so in health, each journey has many roads and intersections, Momentum for Life aims to empower you with the necessary tools to create positive impacts across all areas of your life and to stay on the path of good health, vitality and happiness
- Find what it’s really like to follow your passions and make a living from it as ethically as possible.
- Learn how to prepare quick, sustainable and nourishing food to give you all the support and energy you need.
- Inspired discussion and a scrumptious meal.
- Note pad and pen
Vendor since 2014
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. If you do miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email email@example.com to organise a refund or transfer.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
- Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
- Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.