Melanie Weaver

Passionate about tapping into our human history and connection to plants around us by weaving them into objects of function and simple beauty, Melanie has learned weaving from the Indigenous peoples of Australia, the Torres Strait, Pacific Islands and Aoteroa.

Coconut Leaf Grasshopper

Learn to use a coconut leaf to weave a grasshopper and a lightning bolt in the tradition of Polynesia.

Fri, Dec 272:00PMThe Nest$45.00 [Ages 12+]

Banana Fibre Belt

Melanie Weaver will teach you how to process banana trunks into a pliable strong fiber with which to weave a plaited belt to which natural found objects can be added.

Sat, Dec 289:00AMThe Nest$45.00 [Ages 12+]