Forgotten Arts Masterclass Workshops Aug 11

In-depth ImmersionMaster a traditional craft with these special half-day masterclass workshops on Sunday August 11 following the Forgotten Arts Fair (August 10).Pre-Registration Essential Morning Workshops 9.30-12.30 BLACKSMITHING 1An introduction to the forge, tools used and specific forging techniques with Mark Cooper (Bently Forge) where participants will produce a fire poker. Skills include tapering and bending …

Forgotten Arts Fair – Aug 2019

Want to learn how to get back to basics, do more using your hands and enjoy seeing how to live in a more natural way?  Then come and be a part of the inaugural Forgotten Arts Fair at Djanbung Gardens, 74 Cecil St Nimbin, Saturday 10th August, 10am-5pm. Escape from the world of mass production, …

2019 Natural Dyeing Workshop

May natural dye course  The Natural Dye course was held in May. We were lucky to have Stephie and Susan, both very talented fibre artists, who were dyeing some hand grown cotton (Steph) and wool for knitting projects (Susan). They are both founding members of the Slow Cloth Club at 7 Sibley Street. These are …

Permaculture Action Party

Formidable Vegetable return to their roots for a very special permaculture action party at Djanbung Gardens in Nimbin – the place where it all began! Djanbung custodian, designer & permaculture pioneer Robyn Francis is a permie-legend, having taught over 150 permaculture design courses, spreading the movement all over the world from the UK & NZ …

Blacksmiths gather at Djanbung Gardens

Blacksmith workshop at Djanbung Gardens

The LandsEnd forge space at Djanbung Gardens is happening. It’s been an important part of our vision to offer such a space for people to revive and share skills in the important ancient art of blacksmithing, tool and knife making. Blacksmiths underpin all other crafts and trades as they are the ones who forge their …