Crafty Happenings is Felt's calendar of upcoming craft-related events in New Zealand.
If you are organising an event and would like it listed in Crafty Happenings on the Felt home page, please submit the details below. For recurring events, please submit a listing for each date.
Listings are free of charge and published at the discretion of Felt. Felt reserves the right to refuse a submission for any reason.
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Until 24 September. Tuesday - Sunday 10am - 4pm at Arts in Oxford, 72 Main Street, Oxford. Group exhibition including work by Felt maker Tatyanna Meharry. Admission free.
Until 30 September. Daily 10am - 3pm at Bulls Museum, 81 High Street, Bulls. A history of New Zealand knitting; at home, on sale and at war. Admission by donation.
Until 28 July 2015. Daily 10am - 4.30pm at Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga O Waikato, 1 Grantham Street, Hamilton. Weaving legacies of Dame Rangimarie Hetet and Diggeress Te Kanawa. Admission free, koha welcome.
MARKETS & EVENTS
Saturday 13 September
9am–1pm at 3 Baxter Street, Warkworth. A real country market featuring amazing Felt sellers, local talent and products. Admission free.
Saturday 20 September
9.30am–1.30pm at Berhampore School, 105 Britomart Street, Berhampore. Stunning selection of vintage, retro and upcycled craft. Cast your vote at the polling booth too! Eftpos available. Admission free.
10am–2pm at 400 New North Road, Kingsland. Everything handmade you need from crochet to homewares. Bring the whole family and enjoy a crafty day out. Admission free.
9am–3pm at The General Trading Co, 199a Main Highway, Ellerslie. Independent makers and crafters come together for the first time to showcase their unique products. Admission free.
Saturday 27 September
Craft Bonanza WEL
10am–1pm at St Margaret's Church, 6 Dunns Street, Silverstream, Upper Hutt. All new crafts made by members of the community and onsite cafe. Admission free.
Saturday 4 October
10am–3pm at St James Theatre, 77-87 Courtenay Pl, Te Aro. A showcase of local craftspeople, with over 70 stalls and workshops. Admission free.
9am–12pm at Alfriston Community Hall, 300 Mill Rd, Alfriston (beside Alfriston School). Handcrafts for home and family, preserves and plants. Admission free.
Saturday 11 October
St Marks Carterton Community Fair WAIR
10am–2pm at St Marks Church, 185 High Street, South Carterton. An annual country fair with lots of handmade goodies. Admission free.
Saturday 18 October
9am–3pm at Halswell Hall, cnr Halswell Junction Road and Halswell Road. A get-together to work on felting projects in the company of other felters. New members welcome. Admission $5 to cover hall hire.
Sunday 26 October
From 10am at Pembroke Park, Wanaka. Handmade New Zealand arts and crafts, direct from the artists to you and set in the stunning Wanaka scenery. Admission free.