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Maori Weavers Workshop

Experience a Maori style of welcome to begin your weaving workshop. Learn how to create woven flowers in different forms and a simple bracelet.

A presentation on Traditional Maori dyeing will be included; also images of tutors’ work will be on display.

Date: Saturday 7 March 9.30am – 2.30pm
Age: 12 years+
Cost: $50
Time: 4 hours workshop (includes lunch break) and public floor talk
Booking essentialcontactus@canberraglassworks.com or phone 6260 7005.

*Limited class sizes – lunch not provided


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Canberra Glassworks / Exhibition

View the Diplomacy: translations in glass exhibition, then board the tour bus for an exclusive exploration of the international glass and other cultural material at a number of participating Embassies. Artists from the Diplomacy exhibition will speak about the work they have created for this collaborative project on the tours. Guests may also hear from Embassy staff about their collections. Prior to the tour, guests are invited to hear from Guest Curator Ivana Jirasek during a special Diplomacy and Fine Wine event.

Date: Fri 27 Feb (SOLD OUT), Sat 7 Mar
Time: 6-8pm
Venue: Canberra Glassworks and participating Embassies
Cost: Adult $81 and $101 for the combined ticket with Fine Wine

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Diplomacy and Fine Wine  

This new special event will be presented during the Enlighten Festival and prior to the Diplomacy Glass Tours. Canberra Glassworks invites those interested in finding out more about the cultural traditions of our Project Partners for the Diplomacy: translations in glass exhibition from Guest Curator Ivana Jirasek.

Guests will be treated to quality wines from Gallagher Wines and sumptuous international delights prepared by chefs at the Diplomat Boutique Hotel, our new Accommodation Partner for Diplomacy: translations in glass. We encourage our guests to consider an overnight stay at the Diplomat Boutique Hotel at a 40% discounted rate. You can book your accommodation online www.diplomathotel.com.au and the promotional code is GLASS.

Date: Friday 27 Febuary or Saturday 7 March 2015
Time: 4.30 – 6.00pm
Venue: Canberra Glassworks Foyer
Cost: $30
Bookings: Canberra Glassworks 02 6260 7005 or contactus@canberraglassworks.com


Special thanks to our project partners

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