Bilum: String Bags

The Nest ArtsCrafts,Studios

Ranu James invites you to spend time sitting in a circle to hear stories about culture and share in the experience of healing and community that is created when women sit together weaving. You will make a small bilum bag that would fit a 500ml drink bottle.


Friday, Dec 279:00AM - 12:00PM$45.00 [Ages 12+]
Tuesday, Dec 312:00PM - 5:00PM$45.00 [Ages 12+]

The Artist

Ranu James

Ranu’s bilum-making journey began as a child in the Darwin Papua New Guinea School. In recent years she has taken up this craft again, relearning the techniques from her family in her village Gaba Gaba found on the central coast of PNG.... Read More