Learn how to create and decorate your own beautiful rope basket with Melbourne maker Gemma Patford. Gemma will show you how to sew and style your own unique rope masterpiece using paint, scrap fabric and embroidery. At the end of the workshop, you will be will be waved goodbye with a rope basket made by Gemma and a sweet goodie kit plus the inspiration to continue working on your rope creations at home!
Each vessel is crafted using an electric sewing machine. Even absolute sewing beginners will be taught the skills to make their own rope vessel at home. This workshop is suitable for beginners!
Every ticket also comes with a copy of Gemma’s latest book ‘Roped In’, a crafty do-it-yourself book with ideas that will make you appear both fancy and fabulous!
Please note that due to limited spaces, cancellations are non refundable. But of course yes, you can transfer your place to another participant.
ABOUT GEMMA PATFORD
Gemma Patford Legge is a Melbourne maker. Working from her Brunswick home-studio where she creates her popular rope baskets and experiments with other hand made goods. Gemma regularly joins forces with local makers on special projects and is known for presenting the odd workshop. With a background in pattern making, garment construction, fashion, textile art and styling, Gemma has collaborated with some of the industry’s finest creatives. Her products are available for purchase on her website and at the best pop-up markets in Melbourne. You can stay up to date with the latest news from Gemma via instagram or through her website: www.gemmapatford.com
- All materials supplied and everyone takes home a finished rope basket! A copy of Gemma’s Latest book ‘ROPED IN’
- Just your lovely self, and a can do attitude!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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.