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Chelsea Lemon Parquetry.
Chelsea Lemon Parquetry.


From hand crafting ceramics to parquetry, the DESIGN Canberra festival in 2019 offers a range of workshops for a rewarding hands-on experience.

DESIGN Canberra in 2019 extends an invitation to festival-goers to experience Canberra as the ultimate design destination, with opportunities to create under the guidance of local artists.

Hand carving workshop with Twig to Table 

Freestyle Hand Stitching workshop with Naomi Zouwer

Aboriginal Jewellery Workshop with Krystal Hurst

Selected Civic Square festival programs have been made possible with support from the ACT Government under the City Renewal Authority’s City Grants program.