Show your loved ones you care this Christmas with the heartfelt gift of expertly handmade natural skin care products that are good enough to eat. Spend the evening on the farm with Margaret from Moss House learning to make natural skin care products from scratch. Hear from Margaret’s wealth of experience in chemical free living then get your hands busy making a beautiful natural skin cream from scratch, all while sipping a glass of something delicious.
Come make beautiful handmade ornaments from salt dough. Not only does working with dough strengthen children’s fine motor skills, it also contributes to focus and calm. In this workshop your child will have the opportunity to make three salt dough ornaments, impressed with patterns from pinecones and leaves.
Spend an evening on the farm with Caroline Trickey from Healthy Home Cafe and learn about the much loved world of pickles & preserves. You will learn how to prepare and preserve vinegar based pickles and quick-pickles of seasonal vegetables from Pocket City Farms, and take home a three of jars of your own handmade pickles to gift.
Join our Christmas gift workshop series – this one’s for the kids! They’ll have the chance to get crafty, printing using potato stamps onto reusable calico produce bags to take home and gift their loved ones. Calico produce bags are a great alternative to plastic at the super market, and also help keep your veggies fresh in the fridge. And who doesn't love potato stamps!?
In this workshop you will be creating and designing with Shibori and Indigo on your own shawl + Furoshiki wrapping cloths - a traditional Japanese technique to package and transport gifts - as a sustainable alternative to wrapping paper! The wraps are a beautiful and environmentally friendly way to gift-give, and can be used over and over again for other occasions.