Make and create

All skill levels welcome, with a variety of craft classes across several locations

Social knitting

Love knitting and crochet?
Knit anything you like, or contribute to the Wrap With Love project – providing handmade wraps to victims of natural disasters, war, and poverty around the world.
Patterns for these wraps are available from and need to be made with 8 ply wool and number 8 needle (4mm).
Beginners are welcome. No bookings required.

Ashfield Library
Weekly Friday, 11am-1pm
5, 12, 26 April
3, 10,17, 24, 31 May
7, 14, 21, 28 June

Balmain Library
First and third Friday of the month, 10am-12noon
5, 19 April
3, 17 May
7, 21 June

Marrickville Library
Thursday fortnightly, 1pm-4pm
11 April

Choose your own project

Share your skills in a supportive and social craft group.

Pins ‘n’ Needles
Learn and share needlework techniques such as embroidery, cross stitch, whitework, blackwork, crochet or knitting.
Leichhardt Library
Second and fourth Wednesday of the month, 5.30-7.30pm
10, 24 April
8, 22 May
12, 26 June

Get Crafty
Enjoy your craft and design hobby in the company of like-minded enthusiasts in a flexible and friendly environment.
St Peters/Sydenham Library
Tuesday weekly, 12noon-3pm
2, 9, 16, 23, 30 April
7, 14, 21, 28 May
4, 11, 18, 25 June

Calling all crafters

Learn a new craft every month and meet new people in our community. Bookings one month in advance: or call the library.

Easter topiary

Learn how to make a topiary out easter themed materials. Did someone say chocolate?
Ashfield Library
Wednesday, 17 April, 10:30am-12:30pm

Origami forget-me-not
Learn origami folding techniques to create a flowering forget-me-not.
St Peters/Sydenham Library
Friday, 3 May, 10:30am-12:30pm

Beaded paperweight
Learn how to arrange a bead feature and create a paperweight for the office or a display piece for you home.
Ashfield Library
Wednesday, 15 May, 10:30am-12:30pm

Ink and nib calligraphy
Revive the art of the hand writing and learn ink and nib calligraphy.
St Peters/Sydenham Library
Friday, 7 June, 10:30-12:30pm

Ring making
Upgrade your jewellery box with some beautiful beads, wire and a little twisting action to create stylish rings of every shape and size that are fun to wear.
Ashfield Library
Wednesday, 19 June, 10:30am-12:30pm 

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