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Introduction to Macramé with Leisa Gunton


This free workshop is suitable for children 8 years and older.

Daily -  10am, 12pm, 2pm Saturday; Sunday; Monday

Participants will first create a wristband or neck choker, in which they will learn 2 basic macramé knots.

If they are able to complete this easily they can then move onto making a wall hanging, where they will be introduced to another knot and mounting the work onto a  quandong stick.

Leisa Gunton completed an Advanced Diploma of visual arts at Tewantin TAFE, and has won several awards for her ceramic work. Leisa is a rainforest inspired artist, producing artwork from a multiple of materials that highlights the beauty and the interconnection between geology and the rainforests that exist because of it. Leisa has a cert.4 in learning support and held pinch pot workshops for Kids in action on location at Maroochydore wet lands 2017.

This workshop is part of the Junior Landcare Paddock at the Maleny Wood Expo