Monthly Archives: July 2014

Artefact Pop Up Markets – Boom Gallery – Xmas in July – 25 & 26 July 2014

Wonderful news to be able to announce that, after a break from the Artisan Market scene, the Artefact Pop Up Markets are back….

This weekend, at a fantastic venue, the Artefact Pop Up Markets returns to the Boom Gallery:-

11 Rutland Street,

Newtown, 3220.

Friday 25th July – 4 to 8 pm

Saturday 26th July – 9 to 4 pm

Artefact Pop Up Market - Xmas in July - Boom Gallery
Artefact Pop Up Market – Xmas in July – Boom Gallery

And I am pleased to show off some more of the wonderful “quirkies” that I have been working away on through these chilly winter days.  These are gorgeous “on off” pieces, all individual and one of a kind.  There’s some fabulous pure Merino long sleeve tops with my signature dyeing technique – all natural dyeing, using plants and metals.  And then, there’s these……………

Pure Wool "Quirkie" vest, crochet shell edging in alpaca yarn.
Pure Wool “Quirkie” vest, crochet shell edging in alpaca yarn.

The “Quirkie” vests, Pure Wool, this one features a neutral check with green highlights.  But there’s more, there’s some other beautiful wools to choose from.  Other fantastic colours and fabric designs, but mostly only one of each, that’s why they’re “Quirkies”.  Some woven and some in gorgeous boiled wool knits…………….

For more information and details of other wonderful artisans presenting their wares:

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Artefact-Market/142032009179131

See you there!

 

Rug up for Winter Festival – Ballarat Mining Exchange Building – 12 & 13 July, 2014.

A fantastic new initiative, something for you to do this chilly weekend.  And something for all members of the family:-

Great way to entertain the children on the last weekend of the school holidays with activities especially for them, and fabulous stalls for you to wander through too!

The market runs from 10 am to 4 pm on both Saturday and Sunday, 8a Lydiard Street North, Ballarat.  Perfect!

For more info about what’s on and some of the other gorgeous stalls (yes, I will be there), featuring winter goodies, go to:

http://www.popupco.com.au

Rug up for Winter Festival - Ballarat
Rug up for Winter Festival – Ballarat