These optional workshops are 1hr long and can be attended by anyone at the event.

ALL CRAFT AREA WORKSHOPS ARE FOR ALL LEVELS BUT SOME DO HAVE LIMITED SPACES SO YOU NEED TO SIGN UP AT REGISTRATION πŸ™‚

Some of these workshops will be happening in ‘Craft Corner’ – a room off the main upstairs hall (the one with the huge window) and some in the chill space. If we’re lucky a few workshops might migrate to the Trinity community garden too!

Many more workshops to be confirmed

Also see Main Workshops and Optional Workshops for more!

Click the picture for more details πŸ™‚

Ukulele
Unicorn Head Bands
Colouring
Tutu Making
Knitting

Ukulele with Emma

It wouldn’t be SWhoop without the traditional ukulele sessions! Bring your uke along! They’ll be a beginners workshop a day on Friday and Saturday and a proper sing-a-longs in the chill out space on Sunday. Emma’s been playing uke for ages but is really just focussed on some fun sing along songs πŸ˜› She does have a ton of easy songs to share

Ukulele for beginners with Emma (singers and kazoo-ists welcome)
Ukulele Sing along (singers, uke, kazoos, whatever welcome)

MAX SPACES:
There are 6 ukuleles that can be borrowed for the workshops. Sign up required to use one of these.
They will be able to be purchased after the Sunday Workshop.

YOU WILL NEED:
Either to have signed up for one of the ukes OR Bring your own πŸ™‚

 

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Unicorn Headband making with Nic

Make your own Unicorn headband and become the Unicorn you’ve always wanted to be!

MAX SPACES:
16
Please sign up at registration

YOU WILL NEED:
All the basic materials are provided but please bring flowers/other stuff to attach to it if you want to personalise your headband.

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Colouring Corner

Take a rest, grab some pencils and select one of the many printed colouring sheets. Just like meditation, colouring also allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus only on the moment, helping to alleviate free-floating anxiety. Also gives your body a rest πŸ˜›

All in.
Colouring competition:
Get creative because there’s a prize for the best colouring sheet at the end of SWhoop πŸ™‚

YOU WILL NEED:
All materials are provided!
Unless you have fave pencils/pens you want to bring along πŸ™‚

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Tutu making with Sara

You will learn how to make a tutu costume πŸ™‚

MAX SPACES:
30
Please sign up at registration

YOU WILL NEED:
All the basic materials are provided πŸ™‚


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Knitting for Beginners

Ever wanted to learn to knit?

 

Here’s your chance!

SuziΒ  (pictured in the grey beanie) will be taking you through how to make something tbc

Suzi’s workshop at the 2015 was a huge hit so more is more this year πŸ™‚

It is a beginners knitting workshop but that doesn’t mean you can’t come and get involved if you’re a pro!

MAX SPACES:

The first 10 people to sign up receive a set of knitting needles to take home!

There will be around 6 pairs available to borrow
There is acrylic yarn (vegan friendly) enough provided for just the hats (no pom poms) for 12 people
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Bring your own needles- you’ll need 10mm or 12mm one ended normal knitting needles 30cm long
OR/AND
Bring your own wool – super chunky wool is easiest

Please sign up at registration

 

YOU WILL NEED:
If you’re in the first 10 to sign up you’ll need nothing πŸ™‚
Please bring any wool you have that you want to use.
If you have needles and wool you want to use then bring them along