XMAS WILDFLOWERS 'n' CLAY w/ NIKAU
Dec
2
10:00 AM10:00

XMAS WILDFLOWERS 'n' CLAY w/ NIKAU

Come along......Emerge yourself into Mother Natures embrace. Get your hands dirty with a lil bit'o'clay by creating you own hand-built vase & master the art of flower arrangement with gorgeous seasonal blooms. In this workshop you'll connect with clay + learn the secrets, tips and tricks of botanical styling using dried & fresh wildflowers. Nikki from Nikau will guide you to create your own flower magic. 

This soulfully nourishing day includes a deliciously enriching lunch, flower + ceramic tuition, firings & glazing. You will take home your flower creations on the day & vase once glazing/firings are complete.

Looking forward to sharing Mother Nature's love.

Date: Saturday, 2 December

Time: 10am to 2pm

Location: Blanc, Byron Bay

Cost: $195

* Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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FROM THE HAND // A LEAP INTO THE CLAY REALM
Jan
4
10:00 AM10:00

FROM THE HAND // A LEAP INTO THE CLAY REALM

This workshop is a time to get yo hands dirty & play with some good old mother earth.  Step into the clay parlour in one of the most beautiful ways and introduce or reintroduce clay into your world. You will learn the fundamentals in the way of pinch potting & coiling. Breathing in a bit of the philosophy, learning how clay works & feeling the mud slide ride. The kind of experience any clay lover can take home to meditate with.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (introductory, learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch๐Ÿ‰๐ŸŒฝ๐Ÿ  cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home a bag of goodies w/ 2 to 3 pieces after firings are complete. Cant wait!! 

Location :: Eltham

Date: Thursday, 4 January

Time:: 10am to 2pm

Cost:: $160

* Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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ICED TEA & TEAPOTS W/ GUEST KATE FROM MAYDE TEA
Jan
11
10:00 AM10:00

ICED TEA & TEAPOTS W/ GUEST KATE FROM MAYDE TEA

Mayde Tea, & Sit Still Lauren are coming together to share their passions. On Saturday, 2 September the duo will be hosting the ultimate workshop. 

Kate of Mayde Tea will be chatting about some tips to increase the therapeutic value of herbal teas, how to incorporate a tea ritual to better your sleep hygiene practices, & how herbal teas can help some the most common ailments seen in naturopathy practice.

After Kate cools you a down with an iced cuppa, Sit Still Lauren will don the teachers cap. She will talk about the meditation that unfolds when clay is introduced into your life & give you the skills to make your own hand-built TEAPOT. No pottery wheel, or experience needed!!

On this day, you will receive a full day of tuition, a soulfully nourishing home-cooked lunch, all tea materials, clay, glazing & firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home your own teapot after firings are complete to use for your daily tea ritual.

SPACES ARE LIMITED!!

Date: Thursday, 11 January 2018

Time: 10am to 2pm

Cost $185pp

Location:  Eltham

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CLAY & SMUDGING CEREMONY // A COLLAB w/ NIKAU
Nov
4
10:00 AM10:00

CLAY & SMUDGING CEREMONY // A COLLAB w/ NIKAU

Smudging has been used by many cultures across the world to clear away negative energies. It involves the burning of sacred herbs to produce smoke - this smoke is used to cleanse the energy of your home, workplace or even your body. 

In this workshop you'll connect with our amazing Mother Earth and make your own beautiful clay smudge bowl with yours truly :) After you have created your sacred bowl, Nikki from Nikau will guide you to create your own smudge stick from locally sourced herbs and flowers, and discuss the cleansing benefits to both & those around youl

This soulfully nourishing day includes a deliciously enriching lunch, ceremonial materials + ceramic tuition, firings & glazing. You will take home your flower creations on the day & smudging bowl once glazing/firings have been complete.

Location:: Blanc, Byron Bay

Date:: Saturday, 4 November

Time:: 10-2pm

Cost:: $195

* Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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FROM THE HAND // AN INTRO TO CLAY @ The Craft Parlour
Oct
29
9:00 AM09:00

FROM THE HAND // AN INTRO TO CLAY @ The Craft Parlour

This workshop is a time to get yo hands dirty & play with some good old mother earth.  Step into the clay parlour in one of the most beautiful ways and introduce or reintroduce clay into your world. You will learn the fundamentals in the way of pinch potting & coiling. Breathing in a bit of the philosophy, learning how clay works & feeling the mud slide ride. The kind of experience any clay lover can take home to meditate with.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (introductory, learning form & function),  clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home a bag of goodies w/ 2 to 3 pieces after firings are complete. Cant wait!! 

Location : The Craft Parlour, Gold Coast

Date: 29 October

Time: 9am to 12noon

Cost:: $175

Bookings:: Please email Rachael to express your interest // hello@thecraftparlour.com.au

* Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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WILDFLOWERS 'n' CLAY w/ NIKAU
Oct
28
10:00 AM10:00

WILDFLOWERS 'n' CLAY w/ NIKAU

Come along......Emerge yourself into Mother Natures embrace. Get your hands dirty with a lil bit'o'clay by creating you own hand-built vase & master the art of flower arrangement with gorgeous seasonal blooms. In this workshop you'll connect with clay + learn the secrets, tips and tricks of botanical styling using dried & fresh wildflowers. Nikki from Nikau will guide you to create your own flower magic. 

This soulfully nourishing day includes a deliciously enriching lunch, flower + ceramic tuition, firings & glazing. You will take home your flower creations on the day & vase once glazing/firings are complete.

Looking forward to sharing Mother Nature's love.

Date: Saturday, October 28th

Time: 10am to 2pm

Location: Blanc, Byron Bay

Cost: $195

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WORKSHOP // LOST IN THE WHEEL // 1 Day Wheel Throwing
Apr
29
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // LOST IN THE WHEEL // 1 Day Wheel Throwing

As you learn more about pottery, you learn more about how to control your hand movements and the clay. You develop confidence and you understand the basic stages of making a pot & the importance of working โ€œrightโ€.

You begin to see the beauty that is enclosed in any vessel, in a rounder motion, in a shape of a circle and spiral, in the material and in a form. And even more so, you learn the art of controlling and surrendering. It teaches you more than you could ever imagine.

This small class of 4 people will focus on teaching you the fundamentals of clay properties & techniques used in wheel throwing & working with mother earth muddy goodness. Projects will range from bowls, mugs & beginner projects. You will also learn some basics of decoration including glazing, various carving & surface texture techniques. 

Date :: 29 April, 2017 10.00am - 2.00pm

Location :: Lismore

Cost :: $190 per person

Teacher :: Lauren

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Email lauren@sitstilllauren.com.au to register on the waitlist.

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WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives
Apr
22
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives

Step into mud land & let Lauren guide you into the cleanest mud pools of pure goodness  :) This just means she likes to get muddy + pass on her craft to those who wish to learn, feel the earth between their toes & smile beneath their nose.

A practice to take home create your own clay empire in your own way. The day will incorporate creating slabs and forming them into bowls, plates and the like. Using moulds and forms from around the home. You will leaving the day being able to create your own home empire.(Press moulds & Slab building - plates, bowls and more). We will talk about the meditation that unfolds when clay is introduced into your life.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (introductory, learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home 2 or 3 pieces after firings are complete.

Location :: Lismore

Cost :: $160 Per Person

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AN ARTFUL MEDITATION // Wheel Throwing -- A Beginners Guide
Apr
18
to May 9

AN ARTFUL MEDITATION // Wheel Throwing -- A Beginners Guide

As you learn more about pottery, you learn more about how to control your hand movements and the clay. You develop confidence and you understand the basic stages of making a pot & the importance of working โ€œrightโ€.

You begin to see the beauty that is enclosed in any vessel, in a rounder motion, in a shape of a circle and spiral, in the material and in a form. And even more so, you learn the art of controlling and surrendering. It teaches you more than you could ever imagine.

This class small class of 4 people & will focus on teaching you the fundamentals of clay properties & techniques used in wheel throwing & working with mother earth muddy goodness. Projects will range from bowls, mugs & beginner projects. You will also learn the basics of decoration including glazing, various carving & surface texture techniques. 

Dates :: 4 x consecutive Tuesday evenings // 18 Apr - 09 May 2017 // 6pm-8pm

Location :: Lismore

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WORKSHOP // LIFE DRAWING
Apr
9
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // LIFE DRAWING

Nothing fascinates and delights like the human form.

Enjoy the intimate shapes, shadows and curves of the incredible human body. Be guided through observation of the figure and begin to understand what comprises beautiful composition in an intimate class with experienced instruction by Grant Colquhoun. Grant is a renowned illustrator & artist, he will guide you through the day & share his love of the arts.

This special day includes; 2 different nude models, 3 hours of tuition, use of materials & tools, beautiful organic & raw cakes from the amazing Numi.Numi, maker of sweet things. Unleash your creativity & discover your own personal style

Location :: Lismore

Teacher :: Grant Colquhoun

Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm Sunday 9 April, 2017

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WORKSHOP // LIFE DRAWING
Apr
1
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // LIFE DRAWING

Nothing fascinates and delights like the human form.

Enjoy the intimate shapes, shadows and curves of the incredible human body. Be guided through observation of the figure and begin to understand what comprises beautiful composition in an intimate class with experienced instruction by Grant Colquhoun. Grant is a renowned illustrator & artist, he will guide you through the day & share his love of the arts.

This special day includes; 2 different nude models, 3 hours of tuition, use of materials & tools, beautiful organic & raw cakes from the amazing Numi.Numi, maker of sweet things. Unleash your creativity & discover your own personal style

Location :: Lismore

Teacher :: Grant Colquhoun

Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm Saturday 1 April, 2017

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WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives
Mar
25
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives

Step into mud land & let Lauren guide you into the cleanest mud pools of pure goodness  :) This just means she likes to get muddy + pass on her craft to those who wish to learn, feel the earth between their toes & smile beneath their nose.

A practice to take home create your own clay empire in your own way. The day will incorporate creating slabs and forming them into bowls, plates and the like. Using moulds and forms from around the home. You will leaving the day being able to create your own home empire.(Press moulds & Slab building - plates, bowls and more). We will talk about the meditation that unfolds when clay is introduced into your life.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (introductory, learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home 2 or 3 pieces after firings are complete.

Location :: Lismore

Cost :: $160 Per Person

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WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives
Mar
4
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives

Step into mud land & let Lauren guide you into the cleanest mud pools of pure goodness  :) This just means she likes to get muddy + pass on her craft to those who wish to learn, feel the earth between their toes & smile beneath their nose.

A practice in which you can take home create your own clay empire in your own way. The day will incorporate flat laying slabs & forming them into bowls, plates & the like. Using moulds & every day framework lying around the home. You will leave the day being able to create your own home empire. We will talk about the meditation that unfolds when clay is introduced into your life.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home 2 or 3 pieces after firings are complete. Yippeeee

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Location :: Lismore

Cost :: $160

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FROM THE HAND // An introduction to clay
Feb
25
10:00 AM10:00

FROM THE HAND // An introduction to clay

This workshop is a time to get yo hands dirty & play with some good old mother earth.  Step into the clay parlour in one of the most beautiful ways and introduce or reintroduce clay into your world. You will learn the fundamentals in the way of pinch potting & coiling. Breathing in a bit of the philosophy, learning how clay works & feeling the mud slide ride. The kind of experience any clay lover can take home to meditate with.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (introductory, learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch๐Ÿ‰๐ŸŒฝ๐Ÿ  cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home a bag of goodies w/ 2 to 3 pieces after firings are complete. Cant wait!! 

Location :: ELTHAM

Cost :: $160

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WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives
Feb
11
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // BUILD YOUR CLAY EMPIRE // A "next stage" journey into the clay archives

Step into mud land & let Lauren guide you into the cleanest mud pools of pure goodness  :) This just means she likes to get muddy + pass on her craft to those who wish to learn, feel the earth between their toes & smile beneath their nose.

A practice in which you can take home create your own clay empire in your own way. The day will incorporate flat laying slabs & forming them into bowls, plates & the like. Using moulds & every day framework lying around the home. You will leave the day being able to create your own home empire. We will talk about the meditation that unfolds when clay is introduced into your life.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home 2 or 3 pieces once firings are complete. Yippeeee !!!

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Location :: Lismore

Cost :: $160

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WORKSHOP // FROM THE HAND // An introduction to clay
Jan
28
10:00 AM10:00

WORKSHOP // FROM THE HAND // An introduction to clay

This workshop is a time to get yo hands dirty & play with some good old mother earth.  Step into the clay parlour in one of the most beautiful ways and introduce or reintroduce clay into your world. You will learn the fundamentals in the way of pinch potting & coiling. Breathing in a bit of the philosophy, learning how clay works & feeling the mud slide ride. The kind of experience any clay lover can take home to meditate with.

You will receive a full day of tuition on hand building (introductory, learning form & function), a soulfully nourishing lunch๐Ÿ‰๐ŸŒฝ๐Ÿ  cooked by the beautiful Ebony, clay, glazing and firings. If the kiln gods are shining, you will take home a bag of goodies w/ 2 to 3 pieces after firings are complete. Cant wait!! 

Cost :: $140

Location :: Lismore

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