Tuesday 4 October, 3-4pm, Craft Opportunities- String & Rope-making for youngsters with tī kōuka

Come along and learn how to make your own string or rope with Diana Duncan in a workshop held at the Climate Action Campus workshop, which is located at 44 Cowlishaw Street, Avonside.

This workshop is suitable for children aged 10 and over without supervision. Children aged 8 - 9 will require an adult with them. 

This workshop is free/low-cost for Community Service Card holders, though donations are appreciated. The standard workshop price of $10 applies for those without cards. Please select the appropriate option at the bottom of the page. 

This workshop will give you a resourceful skill that you'll be able to use in so many ways for the rest of your life! 

This technique for making string and rope is simple and can be used with many different materials. We will teach you how to use tī kōuka / cabbage tree leaves as these are abundantly available. If you have access to tī kōuka / cabbage tree leaves, do bring in as big a bundle as you can!

There are 7 places available in this workshop and booking is essential, and non-refundable.

Minimum numbers are required for the class to run.

Bookings are non-refundable 

A credit may be issued if you are unable to attend due to illness or COVID isolation and advise Rekindle as soon as possible, prior to your workshop. A transfer fee may apply.

Credits will not be issued with less than 24 hours notice given. 



We are grateful to be able to offer this workshop because of support from Creative New Zealand, and from Te Matatiki Toi Ora The Arts Centre.

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