Whitsunday Creative Arts Festival: 1st to 7th July 2017
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Whitsunday Creative Arts Festival 2017

1st to 7th July 2017.  20 Professional Tutors offering over 60 Embroidery & Textile Workshops in the beautiful Whitsundays.

Our events offer a wide range of two day workshops to either learn or advance your skills with a great team of professional Tutors from Australia & overseas. Select just one workshop or attend the full 8 day event, including evening functions, boat tours to the Islands and Reef and free evening presentations. Quality catering (Morning / Afternoon Tea and a wide choice of hot & cold lunches) is included in the workshop fees and you are guaranteed to have a great time! There are several choices of accommodation and free car parking at the venue; Cannonvale State School.

We specialise in running friendly conventions for total beginners through to advanced artists, where everyone is made to feel welcome. We have many regular students, Tutors and Staff who always create an atmosphere of fun and laughter, so that you will quickly make new friends and eagerly want to return the following year.

This year we have introduced a special partners program so that you can bring them with you and make a holiday of the event. We have a range of activities such as Fishing, Golf and Sailing to name just a few, for more details contact us at enquiries@koalaconventions.com.au

Secure your workshop place now with only $120 deposit and either pay the balance in our popular monthly instalments plan or by invoice 8 weeks before the event.

Download pdf brochure HERE, (please refer to our website workshop page for the latest availability, we have added more to the program)


Our Event is supported by: Whitsunday Regional Council Logo


Just some of the Tutors that have taught for us:  See More

Alison ColeAnnie HuntleyBella LaneBets MaasCatherine HowellCathy MoonCathy SotiriouChristine ThompsonJan PilgrimJennifer Bennett

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