Ghost net basket weaving workshop @ DVAA

Event Opens:   November 11, 2017

Event Closes:   November 11, 2017

Event Website:  https://www.facebook.com/events/385275171904788/

Location:  DVAA Gardens, 54 Woods Street Darwin

Event Details:

Join the Groote Eylandt ghost net weavers Annabel Amagula, Vera Lalara, Maicey Lalara & Letoria Yulidjirri to learn the craft of recycled basket weaving! This is a free event at the DVAA gardens in Darwin.

Participants can bring old clothing and make it into baskets with Annabelle Amagula a master weaver from Groote Eylandt, and Aly de Groot. It will be a casual affair, where anyone can come and sit with us on mats and here our stories and learn how to start a coiled basket from recycled materials, that they can finish at home.

Open to all ages, children will need to be with an adult, nets needles, fabric and scissors provided

the activity will be 2.5 hours long we will set up at 10 start at 10.30 finish at 1.