Welcome to our BIG list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region.

This is a busy artistic region. There’s usually more than 2000 arts and heritage events happeing in the region each year. Of course, 2020 looks a little different but the events are slowly returning where possible.

NEW: HAPPENING ONLINE. We’ve added a new category for workshops, exhibitions, virutal tours and activities that are now happening ONLINE. Click here for the listings

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Embroidery for Beginners

Fri July 17

This is a 2 part workshop and is perfect for those who have no experience with embroidery but would like to learn this beautiful craft.

AUGUST 17 & 24.

FIRST WORKSHOP: you will learn basic embroidery stitches such as stem stitch, back stitch, chain stitch and satin stitch. You will complete samplers on all of the stitches in preparation for the following workshop.

SECOND WORKSHOP: you will learn french knots, woven rose and work on a floral design on an embroidery hoop.

A kit will be supplied for both days, which is included in the workshop price as well as a grazing platter and bubbles.

NOTE: Spots are limited, social distancing and COVIDSAFE practices will be adhered to. So if you book a spot and are feeling unwell we will defer your place for a future workshop.

COST: $200 for both workshops. Everything will be provided for you to complete the workshops. A $50 deposit is required to secure your spot.

If you need any further information or clarification, or want to book your place just message me.


Fri July 17
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Bespoke & Co. Bathurst
23 Keppel St
Bathurst, NSW 2795 Australia


Bathurst Region
Craft, Textiles

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