Knotted Rope Doormat Workshop with Wendy Nannestad - Please email to book this workshop for your group
Come and create something beautiful and functional for your home or to give as a gift in this fun knotted rope doormat workshop
up to 7 spaces
Location: Further Doings Studio - 528 Richmond Road, Grey Lynn
In this class you will learn how to knot a doormat in the ocean plait style using traditional techniques. We will finish the mats by stitching the ends to create one uninterrupted loop.
Using a plywood board template you will create your mat using manila rope following the ocean plait pattern.
Everyone takes home a completed doormat and the skills to make more.
All materials and tools provided.
Light refreshments can be provided
Info: Once you’ve secured your spot we’ll be in touch closer to the date to provide any further info, in the meantime browse our Workshop FAQ’s (coming soon) for answers to those niggling questions.
Wendy Nannestad is a multidiscipline designer with a passion for making. She majored in Industrial Design at the Victoria University’s School of Architecture and Design graduating in 1998 and in the last 20 years has worked in a variety of industries, from local and international design consultancies to commercial manufacturers and contract work for small businesses, and is currently working as a senior designer at F&P.
Wendy is passionate about creating contemporary things using both modern and traditional materials and techniques. You could say her style is an eclectic mix of Dutch/Norwegian craft & design with a bit kiwi thrown in for good measure.