The Rumpus Room

Get crafty this Christmas and enjoy free DIY gift wrapping and decoration making, or try your hand and book a spot in one of the workshop sessions!
Our friends from Wild Rumpus have made themselves at home in our Rumpus Room next to Santa's grotto... Come for a visit and get crafty with free DIY gift wrapping and decoration making from now until December 24th. 

Wild Rumpus will also be hosting a number of different workshops from the space to help you make your festive season playful, creative, sustainable and fun! A handmade present, card or decorations comes from the heart, saves money and helps the planet!

Workshop bookings are essential so please follow the links below to sign up!

 











Workshops:

 
DIY Gift Wrapping and Decoration Making - Free;

8th November - 24th December
Baubles, glue, bright ribbons, bedazzling, paper folding, drawing.
Need we say more? Come along and get your christmas craft on!!
With all materials sustainable, and safe and fun to use from any age, bring the kidlets along for this festive DIY fun!

No bookings required.


Jewellery Workshop - $120;

18 November
In this 3 hour intensive you will learn how to work with resin, creating unique pieces including a bangle, and/or ring, earrings and pendant. So many creative fun playful ideas to be made in this popular class run by Belinda from Marbelle Designs. No experience necessary, this is the wonderful class to make some sparkly chunky resin jewellery for yourself or gifts for christmas!

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DIY Festive Decorations -  Free;

23 November 
Christmas decorations. - baubles, glue, bright ribbons, bedazzling, paper folding, drawing.
Need we say more? Come along and get your christmas craft on!!
With all materials sustainable, and safe and fun to use from any age, bring the kidlets along for this festive DIY fun!

No bookings required.


Stamped Wrapping Paper Day - Free;

24 November 
Stamped wrapping paper workshop!
Create a personalised stamp, using carving tools and resourceful objects you'll find around the house. combined with ink pads, butchers paper, excess recycled paper. You'll be able to create your very own personalised christmas gift wrapping, or stamps for gift tags! A great way to encourage sustainable habits around Christmas, plus make your own mark on your gifts to loved ones!

No bookings required.


Christmas Wreath Workshop – $60;

8 December
Make your own Christmas wreath workshop. Join Rose from A Pocket Full of Roses in this fun diy class where you'll get to take home and hang your very own christmas wreath. Ticket includes all materials and flowers! Get your friends together and make it a fun christmas crafty catch-up.

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Embroidered Brouches – $40;

2 December
Embroider you very own piece of Christmas cheer. Learn from an expert in her field, the beautiful art of embroidery. In this 3 hour class you will make a brooch which you can wear every Christmas season. Decide from cute christmas motifs, and beautiful threads. A hand-made Christmas is a wonderful piece of mind.

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Knitting Dishcloth Workshop – $30;

9 December
You won’t know what you did without these little dishcloths in your life once you’ve made one!
They are a super easy way to begin you knitting skills, and they are environmentally friendly, amazingly, they have enough texture to scrub those pots clean, yet soft enough to wipe down bench tops. All materials included, needles and yarn to take home too. A perfect time to start knitting for all those christmas gifts.

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DIY String Kokedamo Planter Workshop – $40;

15 December
Learn how to make these great Kokedama string ball planters. Sarah from Popes produce is a garden enthusiast. These planters are so fun to make and also are a great living pressie to give someone at Christmas time. All materials are covered in the ticket price.  

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Gift wrapping Furoshiki Style Workshop – $30;

22 December
In this 2 hour class, You'll learn the art of Furoshiki wrapping. A really clever and resourceful way to sustainably contribute to christmas this year.
All participants will get a piece of fabric to take home, and if you have a special cloth you may want to use... bring it along.
Dianne uses this form of wrapping herself, and keeps special fabrics for special occasions... imagine using the same piece of fabric every year for the kids pressies, such lovely sentiment.

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Wed - 9am - 5.30pm
Thu - 9am - 9pm
Fri - 9am - 5.30pm
Sat - 9am - 4pm
Sun - 10am - 4pm
Location
Wollongong Central
200 Crown Street
Wollongong NSW 2500
Phone: 02 4228 5999