Connect with fellow textile enthusiasts, be inspired and let the inspiration flow!!
Please NOTE: All attendees over the age of 16 are required to be fully vaccinated or possess a certified medical exemption
Grampians Texture is an annual workshop series for fibre artists and provides an opportunity to participate in workshops with visiting Australian and International artists. Workshops are suitable for beginners to experienced artists. We are delighted to advise the program for Grampians Textures 23 from 18 – 23 March 2023, with 19 leading Australian and International textile tutors, teaching 2, 4 and 6 day workshops in venues across Halls Gap.
Set in Halls Gap, on the edge of the spectacular Grampians National Park, in western Victoria, workshops are available for – 2 day (18 Sat/Sun 19 March), 4 day (Mon 20–Thur 23 March) and 6 day master classes (Sat 18–Thur 23 March). Sessions run from 9 am – 4 pm with morning tea and lunch provided at your workshop.
GrampianArts Market Place
Call into Hall Gap Community Hub to buy at GrampianArts Market Place 8 am—5 pm. Expect to find delicious products for textile and other artists to create with: fibre, yarns, books, fabrics, hand-made papers, vintage kimonos. Exotic, beautiful, unusual, and delightful. Not all traders/sellers will be there for the whole time, but all will be there for the weekend and Monday morning.
Grampians Texture Twilight Makers Market
Saturday 18 March from 5 pm – 7 pm will be at the Halls Gap Community Centre at the GrampianArts Market Place. There will be a wide range of quality hand craft made by the tutors and students participating in Grampians Texture. Expect to find clothing, jewellery, paper, books and more all handmade and hand created, recycled and upcycled!!! Buy direct from the artist.
This refund policy will be reviewed from time to time to take. All enrolled students will be informed if changes are necessary.
To assist in the management of this workshop a cancellation process is essential. Please email: email@example.com
Cancellations to 2 January 2023 – refund 80% of fees paid;
Cancellations from 3 January 2023 – refund 50% of fees paid.
GrampianArts reserves the right to cancel a workshop if the minimum class enrolment is not reached by 1/2/2023. If a workshop is cancelled, participants will be offered places in other workshop or a full refund if preferred.
Booking: the simplest way to book is via our website.
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It is highly recommended that you book early as numbers in workshops are strictly limited. We ask you if possible to please pay for your workshop in full when you are making your booking. A workshop place is not guaranteed until full payment is received.
2 day workshop (Sat 18 & Sun 19 March 2023)
• Early bird booking (booking and payment by 1 /12/22) $320
• Full fee $390
4 day workshop
(Monday 20 – Thursday 23 March 2023)
• Early bird booking (booking and payment by 1 /12/22) $530
• Full fee $690
6 day workshop
(Saturday 18 – Thursday 23 March 2023)
• Early bird booking (booking and payment by 1 /12/22) $750
• Full fee $890
Both 2 & 4 day workshops
Early bird (2 day & 4 day booked & paid by 1/12/22) $750
Friday evening Makers Market (seller) $30
NOTE: All workshops have requirement lists and many have a small materials fee payable to your tutor in class. A position in a workshop is reserved once payment of fees has been received. Your class requirements list is available on our website on each tutors page.
Book your own accommodation in Halls Gap. There are many styles and levels to choose from. Our website has a list of accommodation options in Halls Gap. Places listed may offer a discount to Grampians Texture participants.
Join other students and tutors for evening activities including meals, exhibitions, bush walks and more.
Grampians Texture is a project of GrampianArts, a not for profit organisation that strives to provide opportunities for artists to extend their skills and showcase their work, supported by Northern Grampians Shire.
Treat yourself !!
Discover new skills and be inspired!
Our Artists for 2023
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NICOLE BARAKAT – design
CAROL COOKE – embroidery
LEE COLE – baskets
SALLY DARLISON – mixed media
REBECCA GEORGE – crochet
PENNY JEWELL – eco dyeing
WINSOME JOBLING – paper
ANNE KELLY – embroidery
ANNE KEMPTON – getting ready
GALINA KOFOD – flower making
SACHIKO KOTAKA – felt
CASSIE LEATHAM – baskets
CATHY MOON – ink & indigo
AVRIL MAKULA – books
CATHERINE O’LEARY – clothing
HILARY PETERSON – print & stitch
LOANI PRIOR – fabric applique/college
SUSIE VICKERY – stitch
LIZ WILLIAMSON – weaving
MEREDITH WOOLNOUGH – machine embroidery
"Don’t miss this great opportunity to work with wonderful and inspiring tutors."