Full Day Workshops

Full-day workshops give you the opportunity to really focus on learning, and give you plenty of time to practice skills and see what you can achieve. Group sizes are kept small (four to seven people) to ensure you have a quality experience and plenty of opportunity to ask questions and see what’s going on around the table. Read below to see what workshops are currently available.

Workshops currently in development (Coming soon):

  • Cotton tea towels
  • Chunky Wool Rug

Three-Colour Houndstooth Workshop

Rigid Heddle Loom – Beginner and above


This is a 6 hour workshop with all materials and supplies included and you will work on your own woven cloth that you can take home. Depending on your preferences and finished length this cloth could be used for a cowl as in the photo, or a scarf, bag, pouch, book or ipad cover, bookmarks, coasters, or a wall hanging. Select your colour option when booking and we’ll have Ashford rigid heddle looms set up and ready to go at the start of class.

Skills covered will include:

  • General weaving terminology
  • Weaving Plainweave (Tabby)
  • Neat Selvedges & avoiding draw-in or loops at edges
  • Posture & tips for avoiding strain 
  • Using more than one colour/shuttle & adding new colours 
  • Houndstooth pattern (2 shaft version, aka puppytooth or molenwiek)
  • Advancing the warp & getting the right tension
  • Tips for fixing or re-working ‘mistakes’.
  • Direct Warping (for a rigid heddle loom)

We will be using 100% wool yarns, if you are unable to use wool please contact us to discuss alternative options.


Total Cost$132
Deposit due upon booking$50
Deposit is not refundable within 48 hours of the start of class. If you are unwell or otherwise unable to attend please contact us to arrange for your deposit to be carried over to another workshop.
If you have any Covid-19 symptoms DO NOT attend, please contact us to discuss.
Minimum class size of 4 persons applies, in the event that the minimum is not reached the class will not run and we will contact you to either refund the deposit or carry over to another suitable booking.

When & Where:

This workshop runs from 10am to 5pm with a 1 hour lunch break.

Upcoming workshops at Liz Green Arts studio in Eagle Point:

Saturday 21st August

COVID-19 Notes:
  • If you have any Covid-19 symptoms DO NOT attend, please contact us to discuss.
  • This is an indoor event, masks are required as per current Victorian Government directions.
  • There will be no food facilities available, please arrange your own lunch – you could have a picnic nearby or head out to a local cafe.
  • BYO water bottle and a mug (hydration & tea breaks are important!)
  • Class sizes are currently restricted to 7 persons.

Hand-Dyed Alpaca Weaving Workshop

Rigid Heddle Loom – Beginner and above


This is a 6 hour workshop with all materials and supplies included and you will work on your own beautiful, soft woven cloth that you can take home with you. This workshop demonstrates the effectiveness of using a hand-dyed or variegated yarn to make stunning woven cloth (approx. size 85 x 30cm) and is very much beginner friendly.
We’ll have Ashford rigid heddle looms set up and ready to go at the start of class, you just need to choose your skein of beautiful hand-dyed Alpaca yarn from Liz Green Arts.

Skills covered will include:

  • General weaving terminology
  • Weaving Plainweave (Tabby)
  • Using Pick-up sticks to add a texture/pattern to your weaving
  • Neat Selvedges & avoiding draw-in or loops at edges
  • Posture & tips for avoiding strain 
  • Advancing the warp & getting the right tension
  • Tips for fixing or re-working ‘mistakes’
  • Direct Warping (for a rigid heddle loom)

​We will be using a 100% wool yarn and a 100% alpaca yarn, if you are unable to use either fibre please contact us to discuss alternative options.


Total Cost$132
Deposit due upon booking$50
Deposit is not refundable within 48 hours of the start of class. If you are unwell or otherwise unable to attend please contact us to arrange for your deposit to be carried over to another workshop.
Minimum class size of 4 persons applies, in the event that the minimum is not reached the class will not run and we will contact you to either refund the deposit or carry over to another suitable booking.

When & Where:

This workshop will be held at the Liz Green Arts Studio in Eagle Point. The workshop will run from 10am to 5pm with a 1 hour lunch break.

Upcoming workshops at Liz Green Arts:

Saturday 21st Aug

COVID-19 Notes:
  • If you have any Covid-19 symptoms DO NOT attend, please contact us to discuss.
  • This is an indoor event, masks are required as per current Victorian Government directions.
  • There will be no food facilities available, please arrange your own lunch – you could have a picnic nearby or head out to a local cafe.
  • BYO water bottle and a mug (hydration & tea breaks are important!)
  • Class sizes are currently restricted to 7 persons.

Iloomination Tapestry Workshop

Rigid Heddle Loom – Beginner and above

A special workshop as part of the East Gippsland Winter Festival


Make your own whimsical, illuminated woven tapestry to brighten up your winter walls. All materials and equipment are included for this beginner-friendly workshop, no prior experience needed.

Skills covered will include:

  • General weaving terminology
  • Weft-faced tapestry-style weaving
  • Colour blending and creating gradients
  • Adding additional features such as unspun wool, rya fringe & LED lights!

We will be using 100% wool yarns, if you are unable to use wool please contact us to discuss alternative options.


Total Cost$100
Deposit due upon booking$40
Deposit is not refundable within 48 hours of the start of class. If you are unwell or otherwise unable to attend please contact us to arrange for your deposit to be carried over to another workshop.
If you have any Covid-19 symptoms DO NOT attend, please contact us to discuss.
Minimum class size of 4 persons applies, in the event that the minimum is not reached the class will not run and we will contact you to either refund the deposit or carry over to another suitable booking.

When & Where:

This workshop was held at the Iceworks Shed, 5 Carpenter Street, Lakes Entrance, on Tuesday 29th June 2021 as part of the East Gippsland Winter Festival.

There are not currently any future dates for this workshop but if you would like to arrange one or be added to the mailing list for future Iloomination workshops please send me an email via the contact page.

COVID-19 Notes:
  • If you have any Covid-19 symptoms DO NOT attend, please contact us to discuss.
  • This is an indoor event, masks are required as per current Victorian Government directions.
  • BYO water bottle and a mug (hydration & tea breaks are important!)
  • Class sizes are currently restricted to 7 persons.

Chunky Rug Workshop

Rigid Heddle Loom – Beginner and above


This is a 5 hour beginner workshop with all materials and supplies included. You will create a thick-textured woven floor rug using wool yarn and unspun wool tops (approx. size 85 x 35cm, bathmat size). Due to the thick weft making the weaving process faster, this workshop will also include warping the loom yourself with your selected yarn colour.

Skills covered will include:

  • General weaving terminology
  • Direct Warping (for a rigid heddle loom)
  • Weaving Plainweave (Tabby)
  • Posture & tips for avoiding strain 
  • Advancing the warp & getting the right tension

​We will be using a 100% wool yarn and have an option of 100% wool tops or a mixed ‘montage’ tops that includes wool, alpaca & silk. If you are unable to use any of these natural fibres please contact us to discuss alternative options.


Total Cost$140
Deposit due upon booking$50
Deposit is not refundable within 48 hours of the start of class. If you are unwell or otherwise unable to attend please contact us to arrange for your deposit to be carried over to another workshop.
Minimum class size of 4 persons applies, in the event that the minimum is not reached the class will not run and we will contact you to either refund the deposit or carry over to another suitable booking.

When & Where:

I am currently finalising dates and locations for this workshop. Please get in touch if you would like to notified when dates are announced, or, if you would like to organise a workshop at a specific place & time (minimum class size of 4).

COVID-19 Notes:
  • If you have any Covid-19 symptoms DO NOT attend, please contact us to discuss.
  • This is an indoor event, masks are required as per current Victorian Government directions.
  • There will be no food facilities available, please arrange your own lunch – you could have a picnic nearby or head out to a local cafe.
  • BYO water bottle and a mug (hydration & tea breaks are important!)
  • Class sizes are currently restricted to 7 persons.