Majacraft Australia Magic Camp 2019

Date

22nd to 24th February 2019

Arrvial is from 4.30pm on the 22nd and we will be departing by 4.30pm on the 24th

Cost

$550 AUD
Includes workshops, meals and accommodation (lower bunks only, shared accommodation).

Registration

60 PLACES ONLY AND SELLING FASTREGISTER NOW

Equipment Requirements

  1. All attendees will need to bring their spinning wheel or organise for a wheel for this event.
  2. Fibre – To be advised

Venue

Lake Dewar Lodge YMCA
339 Garrards Lane, Myrniong VIC 3341T

2019 Workshops and tutors

Attendees will get a choice to do 3 out of the four workshops available over the weekend. Workshops will be run Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning.

Please note: Every effort will be made to fulfill your top three wish list, but no guarantees can be made – all the workshops are highly educational.

Laurie Boyer

Laurie Boyer

Spin textured yarns in exciting new ways! A self-taught spinner and illustrator, Laurie Boyer has spent her life as a curious artist. Laurie will teach you how to spin and use textured yarns that reflect the beauty of the natural fibre.

Suzie Brown

Suzy Brown

Colour gradients and speckle yarns, the no-dye way to make the yarns you want! Learn how to prepare fibre for specific colour placements in your traditional or creative yarns. Suzys passion for colour and fibre led her to write a book about it!

Jane Deane

Jane Deane

Learn about spinning exotic fibres with Jane, a textile designer and tutor working with fibre, yarn and dyes. Her particular passions are colour in the form of both natural andsynthetic dyes, and silk fibres.

Sue MacNiven

Sue Macniven

Learn to spin English Longdraw! Sue has developed her own way of spinning and teaching which allows students to spin quality yarns from the start, avoiding such problems as lumps and uneven twist and thickness.

For any enquiries please contact Janet Knoop on 0425 777 173