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Woven Rope Jewellery – Philippa Taylor / Ouchflower



Description

In a day and age where more and more emphasis is being placed on handcrafted pieces made with integrity and unique craftsmanship, Philippa Taylor would find herself sitting on the top rung. Combining handmade porcelain pieces with meticulous weaving, her 'wearable art is both elegant and grounded’. Her work has an earthy feel that could date back 1000’s of years to when tribes of women sat around weaving and knotting and creating remarkable pieces of both culture and art.

We are simply over joyed to be offering a workshop with Philippa, where you will learn how to create contemporary jewellery out of materials such as rope and fibre. Do not miss out on this wonderful opportunity to spend some time with one of Melbourne’s most admired artists!

Check out some reviews from our recent Woven Rope Jewellery Workshop:

"The rope jewelry class was a great way to learn about basic weaving techniques that could be applied to jewelry and baskets. Swoon worthy materials and a excellent space to work in, I have definitely found another crafting obsession and am looking forward to booking more classes at The Windsor Workshop".

"Loved every minute! It was well organised, great vibe and the catering was delicious! Learned heaps from Philippa who was very generous with her advice, assistance and resource tips."

Important Info

The Windsor Workshop is located on level 1 of 115 Chapel Street, Windsor.  Windsor train station is a 4 minute walk, or jump off at Duke Street stop on Tram 78.  All day parking is available behind Paint Spot, Windsor (opposite the station) for around $7/day.

Our workshops are suitable for persons 16 years or older.

You may be photographed at this event.

Terms and Conditions/ Cancellations

The Windsor Workshop reserves the right to cancel any scheduled workshop.  The reasons this may occur are (a) if a workshop does not reach the minimum number of students or (b) an Artist or Workshop Facilitator falls ill.  In the unfortunate circumstance of a workshop being cancelled, students will be notified at least 2 days before the commencement of the workshop and a credit note will be issued to be used at a later date.  Unfortunately we are unable to offer refunds if the class is cancelled. 

If you are unable to attend your workshop, please let us know within four days of your workshop and we will give you a credit note to be used at a later date, or transfers are available upon request. No credit notes will be issued for cancellations when less than four working days' notice is given.

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Class Schedule

Sunday 13 November, 9:30am - 1pm. * DOUBLE HAPPINESS OFFER - Book both the Woven Rope Jewellery and Macrame Wall Hanging workshop for $50 off. ($325)

What you will learn
  • A series of construction techniques to create jewellery from rope
  • Macrame knots
  • Weaving techniques and Tassel making
What you will get
  • Depending on skill level, you will walk away with a few test pieces and or a finished necklace ready to wear.
  • A pack containing needle / fibre / rope / findings to make a piece of rope jewellery, plus take home notes so you can continue on your merry jewellery making way!
  • Food, glorious food! Have you seen our grazing table? Let’s just say we not only feed your minds, but we feed your tummies too. We will nourish you with an array of fine food, designed to fuel your body ready to produce that final masterpiece!
  • Oh, and a glass or two of delicious sparkling wine...

What to bring
  • Please bring bucket loads of enthusiasm - you will be unleashing your unfounded creativity.
What to wear

Comfortable and casual

Appropriate for

This class is for all skill levels


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The Windsor Workshop

Vendor sincce 2015

We are a creative hub for the arts / crafts / design movement providing workshops and events to inspire.

We seek out and promote local Melbourne based Artists.

We unleash the unexplored creativity in people.

We provide a social gathering for people to slow down and team up.

We create a sensory experience that will get people talking.

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Miriam

24 November 2016 • Woven Rope Jewellery – Philippa Taylor / Ouchflower

Lovely people, gorgeous location (and lunch!) and learnt some great new skills to create a beautiful piece …. just wished we had more time! Appreciated all the information given on materials and suppliers too. Thanks!