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SOLD OUT - Making Concrete Pots

  • COMMUNE Waterloo 901 Bourke Street Waterloo, NSW, 2017 Australia (map)

Have you been wondering where you should house that succulent cutting? In this hands-on workshop for Sydney Craft Week you'll make not one but two concrete planters from scratch. While they set, you'll decorate a third pre-made planter you'll also get to take home.

Learning the basics of concrete making opens up a new world of possibilities to create jewellery, furniture and other homewares.

What you’ll learn:

  • How to mix concrete from scratch
  • How to use a mold
  • Colouring and decorating effects
  • How to create a marbled effect
  • The concrete skills to apply to other concrete based crafts such as jewellery, homewares and furniture making

What you’ll get:

  • Concrete, paints and all materials needed to make and decorate your concrete pot(s)
  • Re-usable molds to make more pots at home
  • Small succulent for one of your pots
  • Three concrete pots to take home; two that you've made yourself and one pre-made pot that you've decorated

What to bring:

  • Casual clothes that you don't mind getting a bit dirty
Earlier Event: October 10
SOLD OUT - Basics of Weaving