Woodcarving Workshop with Don Powell
May
6
to May 7

Woodcarving Workshop with Don Powell

FULLY BOOKED

Don will be conducting his popular 2 day hand held woodcarving course at this year's Expo. Hand held carving is a good way to learn the art of wood carving and is how Don started his career. An excellent path for new carvers without the expense involved in carving larger pieces.

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Zina Burloiu Wood Carving Class
May
5
to May 7

Zina Burloiu Wood Carving Class

Zina is from Romania and is acknowledged there and around the world as the premier exponent of her craft. She is variously known as a traditional Romanian chip carver and spoon maker, a creative decorative artist, and a sculptor who exhibits internationally. She has been teaching chip carving around the world for 20 years.
Zina’s classes include explanation of simple techniques and individual hands-on guidance.

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Woodwork for Women
May
5
to May 7

Woodwork for Women

Welcome back to Mullumbimby's Pat Gregory for her fourth year as guest demonstrator. Teaching is her passion, woodwork is her craft and women, mostly, are her students. Let Patt help you arm yourself with the knowledge and skills to navigate your way through the timber racks and tool aisles of timber yards and hardware stores. And she’ll spend her time at Maleny Wood Expo doing just that. Drop by and have a chat with her in the SES Pavilion -  and be inspired to get into woodwork!

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Spoon Carving with Carol Russell
May
5
to May 7

Spoon Carving with Carol Russell

FULLY BOOKED

Spoon Carving is a great way to release your creative side whilst making something practical. This class is an introduction to using carving tools and getting the feel of working with wood through the making of your spoons. But beware - it's highly addictive.

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Introduction to Macramé with Leisa Gunton
May
5
to May 7

Introduction to Macramé with Leisa Gunton

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

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.

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Make a Stringed Musical Instrument
May
5
to May 7

Make a Stringed Musical Instrument

Head to Stan Ceglinski’s site - Billinudgel Woodworks & Stan’s Music Factory - for fascinating musical instrument-making workshops and more.
Have a go on a 100-year-old cross cut saw and take home your own “art worked” disc ($10) or make a funky Diddly Bow.
Using traditional woodworking hand tools, create your own “music sticks” from a freshly-split section of wood.

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