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Across the Bridge in Bannockburn - Photography, Creative Textile and Writing Workshops.

Region: Bannockburn
Dates: Sat, 29 September 2018 - Sun, 30 September 2018 @ Daily

  • Across the Bridge in Bannockburn - Photography, Creative Textile and Writing Workshops.

Across the Bridge in Bannockburn - Art Workshops. Coronation Hall, Hall Rd. Bannockburn.

Writing - Kate de Goldi. Saturday 29th September at 10am. 

Kate de Goldi is one of New Zealand’s best-known commentators on children’s literature, and a regular reviewer on National Radio.  She writes fiction for all ages, especially for children and young adults.  Her illustrated presentation on writing for children, will focus on the Annual she co-edits for Gecko Press.  Through its mixture of dynamic, irreverent and timeless material, beautifully packaged for 9-12 year olds, it aims to revitalise their reading experience and develop their lifetime love of reading.  There will be time for questions and a general exploration of aspects of writing for children - and will appeal to writers, children, parents and grandparents. Bookings; or 0272278714. $30.00.

Photography - Tim Hawkins. Saturday 29th at 1pm.

Tim Hawins is a well-known professional photographer living in Bannockburn and happy to share his love of the local landscape, and how best to capture it on camera.  So bring your cameras and walking footwear, and be ready for a hands-on workshop and discussion of your resulting photographs. Bookings; email or 0274341724. $30.00.

Creative Textile Art - Melissa of Transpire, Bannockburn. Sunday 30th at 10am.

Make your own woven wall hanging, cushion or creative piece of your choice. Materials supplied, including weaving frame, yarn, fibre etc. Bookings; (03)4458292 or $100.00.