Sustainability classes

Visibly Mending Denim with Robyn

What’s it all about? Being able to mend our clothes is an important skill that serves us throughout life. Whether it’s repairing that denim jacket, darning some woolly socks, reinforcing elbows or the dreaded crotch mend! It gives our favourite items of clothing extra life and longevity. And memories. Sometimes subtlety is key, but sometimes …

  • 31st Jan, 2023
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEDT)
  • L3, Room 14-15, 37 Swanston St, Melbourne, 3000 VIC

Platypus Edition: DIY Eco Paints & Painting with Serene

Come and learn how to create eco paints from all natural ingredients from your kitchen! And put them immediately to use as you learn to paint a beautiful platypus.  Did you know that know that traditional acrylic paints, while bright and cheery, contain plastics that end up in our waterways? Not just their packaging, but the …


Personalise Your Clothes: Embroidery with Fran

Before heading back to the office this new year, why not learn how to customise your clothing, and some personality to your favourite garments and make them pop with embroidered embellishments!  In this class, Fran will show you how to use embroidery to add decorative touches to your clothes, as well as how to visibly mend holes and …


Organic Skincare with Lily

As the bustle of the Summer holidays increases, find a way to give your self and skin some simple nourishment. Lily’s organic skincare class is educational, practical, and extremely effective. Using simple products that are good for you and the environment, Lily can guide you through the use and creation of eco-friendly, vegan and natural beauty products …


Upcycled Fabric Bowls with Fran

Wondering what to do with your lovely leftover fabric? Or all those shirts and bedsheets you don’t use anymore…Why not upcycle them into a cheery bowl! Come and learn how to craft fabric into beautiful bowls and learn a technique that you can use again and again, giving further life to favourite fabrics. All materials provided – just …


Introduction to Bush Foods & Native Plants with Kylie

Delve into the intriguing world of Australian Native Plants and Bushfoods. Indigenous Australians have been using these plants for thousands of years & incorporating them into their everyday diet. If you have ever wanted to learn about Bushfoods, including identifying and cooking with local Native Plants, then this is the class for you! As well as plants …