School Holiday Craft Programs

FANTASTIC FRIENDS - School Holiday Workshop

Using a variety of plant material including gum nuts, cones and interesting seed pods, children are invited to spend half an hour or so, creating a ‘Fantastic Friend’ to take home.
When: Wednesday 11 April 2018
Runs continuously between 10.30 am and 2.30 pm
Where: Plant Craft Cottage, RBGV, Melbourne Gardens near H Gate
Cost: $7 per child
NO BOOKINGS REQUIRED
Suitable for ages from 4, with an accompanying adult


 

Make Fun Cards for Kids - School Holiday Workshop

Winter School Holiday Craft Workshop at the Plant Craft Cottage
Have fun with pressed flowers and leaves, to make and decorate your own cards and bookmarks to take home.
When: July 12  (2 sessions)  10.30 - 12.00
                                               1.00 - 2.30 
Where: Plant Craft Cottage, RBGV Melbourne Gardens, near H Gate
Cost: $10 per child
Bookings Essential
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Corn Dollies - Kids Basketry School Holiday Workshop

A traditional figure made from straw, associated with pre-industrial harvest customs of Europe. Corn dollies were made at Harvest time from the last sheaf of corn cut.The Corn Spirit was supposed to live or be reborn in the plaited straw ornament or corn doll and was kept until the following spring to ensure a good harvest. 

Come and learn how to make a corn doll to take home with you.
When: 5 October 10.30 - 12.30
Where: Plant Craft Cottage, RBGV Melbourne Gardens, near H Gate
Cost: $10 per child
Bookings Essential
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Recent Past Workshop - Get Crafty: Come Weaving

Come and have some fun and weave your magic!
Learn how to make a small basket using pipe-cleaners and natural jute string.
When: Friday 6 October 2017 10.30 am – 12.30 pm

Where: Plant Craft Cottage, Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, enter via H Gate
Cost: $10 per child
All materials provided
Suitable for ages from 8 -12 Years

Please Note: No refund of fees for cancellations less than 1 week prior to School Holiday Craft Workshops.

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