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Meet famous tv personality

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YOU COULD WIN a lucky door prize!

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a new skill in PopUp classes

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in one place for all things craft


WELCOME Dear Craft Fair Friend The fair has always had a strong and loyal following of craft loving enthusiasts and this year we welcome Shelley Craft as official ambassador and enthusiastic crafter into the fold. She will be at the fair on Thursday morning so make sure you stop by and say hello. There’s plenty to see and do – all designed to spark your creativity – with a range of workshops and classes covering beading, quilting, mixed media, jewellery and so much more. Guest mosaic artist Meredith Scott will display her truly stunning and sometimes quirky mosaic art and jewellery. See just how inspiring this medium can be in one of her daily classes. This year’s AQC Challenge finalist quilts are definitely worth a look. The theme ‘Ten’ certainly brought some interesting interpretations! A fashion parade with a twist is sure to pique your interest. Daily presentations by Miss Chrissy will entertain and inform you with tips and timeless advice on transforming an outfit using your craft and sewing skills. If you love colour, don’t miss the travelling textile art show, Living Colour! An exhibition of 32 vibrant works curated by Brenda Gael Smith. Where will you find inspiration, ideas, original designs, and a great range of products for your next creative project? The Perth Craft & Quilt fair of course! So take a break and immerse yourself in these 48 pages of craft activities, displays, make & takes and more. See you at the fair.

Experience a day at the fair... “I am so excited to be joining the Craft & Quilt Fair team in 2014! Craft is a great way to make unique things for your home and family. It’s a wonderful way to express yourself. Make sure you join me at the Craft & Quilt Fairs. Some things you just make time for!”

Shelley

Shelley Craft, 2014 Craft & Quilt Fair Ambassador

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Meet Shelley at the fair on Thursday morning


ABOUT THE FAIR CONTENTS SPOTLIGHT ON THE FAIR 7 Coming to the fair

TIPS TO HELP PLAN YOUR DAY ■■

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FEATURES 8 Guest Artist 10 QuiltWest 2014 12 Living Colour!

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18 What’s hot, what’s new 31 Handy Gadgets 42 Gift Shop 45 Shopping vouchers LEARN 24 Free workshops 27 Make & Take classes

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Pass-out stamps are available at the door for re-entry on the same day. Cloakroom charge is $2 per item. Leave your coats, bags, umbrellas and heavy shopping! We recommend leaving trolley bags here too, as people can trip over them in a crowd. Food and drinks will be available at the venue cafes. The venue is accessible by wheelchairs and prams. Respect copyright: Craft designers make their living from the sale of their ideas and designs. Make sure you buy a pattern rather than copying their display. Photography at the fair: Please ask permission before taking photographs. Expertise Events strongly supports the protection of intellectual property rights and copyright law, and unauthorised photography is prohibited.

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The Craft Fair Friend is published by the organisers of the Craft & Quilt Fair ABN 43 003 932 492 PO Box 6053 Frenchs Forest, NSW 2086 AUSTRALIA © Copyright 2014

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AT A GLANCE Wednesday to Sunday May 21 - 25, 2014 Open 9am to 4.30pm daily Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre 21 Mounts Bay Road, Perth WA, 6000

TICKETS: SINGLE DAY TICKETS: purchase at the door or buy online NOW at www.craftevents.com.au ■■ Adults $16 ■■ Age & Disability Pensioners $14 ■■ Seniors Card Holders $14 ■■ Children 5 to 16 years $9 under 5 years FREE ■■ Family – 2 adults & 2 children $40

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pre-purchased) Book online or download a booking form from www.craftevents.com.au or contact us. ■■ Adults $13 ■■ Children 5 to 16 years $8, under 5 years FREE Buy 10+ tickets and get a discount PLUS a free bag valued at $7 compliments of Pfaff! (details on page 7)

MULTI-DAY PASSES 2 day pass $30 3 day pass $43 ■■ 4 day pass $55 ■■ ■■

*Bulk bookings: order and pay before Friday, May 16, 2014. ID may be required for fair entry; passes not transferable. No refunds available. Online bookings close midnight Monday, May 19, 2014.

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General info and tickets: 02 9452 7575 Email: craft@expertiseevents.com.au I Fax: 02 9975 3707 Website: www.craftevents.com.au

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Cover: ‘Priscilla’ by guest artist Meredith Scott

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COMING TO THE FAIR GETTING THERE PUBLIC TRANSPORT: For timetables visit www.transperth.wa.gov.au or call 13 62 13. TRAIN: The Esplanade Station on the Mandurah and Joondalup line is next to the PCEC. COACH TRIPS: Check the website www.craftevents.com.au for coach companies offering transportation to the fair from a location near you. City of Perth parking www.perth.wa.gov.au/parking or call 1300 889 613. Wilson Car Parking www.wilsonparking.com.au or call 08 9415 2800. Please check parking costs before you decide where to park as they are subject to increases at any time. ACCOMMODATION: We have negotiated special event rates with several hotels and other accommodation around the city. Visit craftevents.com.au to see what special offers you are entitled to. Details are correct at time of printing but are subject to change. Visitors should check prices and details prior to travelling.

COMING WITH FRIENDS BOOK TICKETS IN BULK AND SAVE When you book 10 tickets or more, the tickets are just $13 per adult and $8 per child.

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OTHER BENEFITS INCLUDE: ■■ Free bag for every adult group member when you come as a group of 10 or more* with compliments of Pfaff. Collect them at *Valid for adult group tickets only the Help Desk. ■■ No queuing to buy tickets at the fair ■■ Flexibility to come any day of the fair ■■ You can even buy a few tickets each to use over 2 or 3 days ■■ Buy 20 adult tickets – get one free ■■ No credit card or booking fees Tickets must be purchased by Friday, May 16, 2014. Offer not valid for door sales. ORGANISE A CRAFT EVENT GROUP TRIP TODAY! Jump online at www.craftevents.com.au to make your booking or contact our friendly craft team today on 02 9452 7575 or email craft@expertiseevents.com.au

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GUEST ARTIST MOSAIC ART WEAR IT OR HANG IT Meet our guest artist Meredith Scott at the fair! Meredith creates stunning, contemporary mosaics and jewellery using a vibrant mixture of glass, shells, recycled and found objects. She has designed a variety of sculptures, art and jewellery that were inspired by her natural surroundings, local beaches and waterways. Some of her work has been selected to feature in an upcoming exhibition at Sydney’s Parliament House. Meredith says, “I love to mix glass and experiment with its rich and varied qualities with found and recycled objects. Mosaicing offers me boundless possibilities for expression”. Her subjects include animals, hands, skulls and natural themes – some of which you may find a little quirky! See Meredith’s work displayed at the fair and learn a new technique with beautiful materials in her hands-on classes.

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Join a mosaic class with Meredith Meredith will be conducting hands-on Wearable Mosaics workshops using mother of pearl shell as a base with varied paua shell pieces and speciality tiles added. Just bring your imagination and get started! Daily one hour classes are at: 11am, 2pm and 3.30pm Cost: $35 includes kit* Meredith will be taking bookings at her display stand. Book early at the fair for these popular classes – numbers are limited! *kits vary slightly and will include an oval or round base with a variety of tiles and paua shell. Gift box, chain and clip are included.

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QUILTWEST 2014 See the magnificent 2014 quilt display by QuiltWest, which has attracted around 140 entries across many categories. There’s lots of variety and the individual interpretations on this year’s theme, Solids, will inspire and intrigue you. SOME OF THIS YEAR’S SPECIAL DISPLAYS INCLUDE: ■■

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The WAQA Annual Quilt challenge Tickle – Me – Fancy The works of local quilter, Yvonne Skodt, and visiting judge, Brenda Gael Smith will be on show. Demonstrations and a sample of simple quilt designs by the Community Quilts members. Members will be making quilts at the fair for distribution to very worthy causes. Christmas is a special display of quilts to use in the home during the festive season – inspired by a recent Dongara Quilt Show display. A display by the Dear Jane Group is based on the famous 1863 American Quilt by Jane Stickle. The Contemporary Quilt Group offers their perspective in quilt form. Ladies at the ‘Sit and Sew’ area will be making charity quilts and answering any questions you have about the charity work WAQA is involved in.

Image credits from top: Sit and Sew 2013; Kaffe Fasset quilt donated for raffle to raise funds for bushfire victims; Sit and Sew Community Quilt members

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DON’T MISS THE BEST OF AUSTRALIA DISPLAY WITH EACH STATE’S 2013 BEST OF SHOW PIECES Best of Australia state winners are: ■■ ■■

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WA: Papa by Jocelyne Leath NSW: Rings and Roses by Janet Treen (Winner: Best of Australia) VIC: Fiore Della Vita by Pamela Brockwell QLD: On the Wing by Pam Hill ACT: Earth, Air and a Memory of Water by Jenny Bowker

Fiore Della Vita by Pam Brockwell, Vic

TAS: Cornelian by Helen Stubbings SA: 16th Century Fantasy by Michele Hill NT: When I’m Feeling Blue... I Quilt by Chris Knights

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Earth, Air and a Memory of Water by Jenny Bowker, ACT

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QUILT RAFFLE Buy a ticket in the QuiltWest raffle for your chance to win one of four fantastic prizes. Funds raised will go to the Royal Flying Doctor Service. 1st Prize – Elizabeth – a queen sized quilt designed by Carrie L Nelson and made by Tricia Reddell and Marion Steed. 2nd Prize – Bernina 700D Overlocker 3rd Prize A contemporary wall hanging – made and donated by the Contemporary Quilting Group 4th Prize – Variation of Squares lap quilt in batiks, made and donated by Marion Steed. May 21 – 25, 2014 11


LIVING COLOUR!

CELEBRATING LIFE ACROSS THE SPECTRUM CURATOR: BRENDA GAEL SMITH Living Colour! is a travelling textile art exhibition of 32 vibrant, contemporary textile works, curated by Brenda Gael Smith. Each explores the title theme in banner format. The exhibition is much anticipated – so come and see these vivid interpretations of living colour in the QuiltWest area at the fair. Brenda will also be conducting floor talks on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 1.30pm. Sponsored by

Clockwise from top: Jenny Bacon; Roxanne Murphy; Neroli Henderson; Robyn Eves; Dianne Firth; Susan Mathews; Linden Lancaster; Suzanne Gummow.

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AQC CHALLENGE TEN OUT OF TEN See the 2014 finalists’ work for the renowned AQC Challenge. Based on this year’s theme ‘TEN’, you will find the interpretations diverse, personal and inspiring. Entries were received from every state in Australia as well as New Zealand and Canada. See them up close and personal at the fair!

Sponsored by:

Entrants in the Challenge competed for cash prizes totalling $5,500!

Clockwise from top: What’s Your Score? by Sue Broadway; A Thousand Joys by Marina Holland; Tram Route No 10 by Sue de Vanny; 10 Together Equals Teamwork by Alison Withers; 10 Green Bottles by Helen Godden; Ten Shoes for Five People by Lucy Carroll.

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FASHION SECRETS FREE TIPS AND TIMELESS ADVICE

with Miss Chrissy

Miss Chrissy Keepence of The Lindy Charm School for Girls is passionate about fashion. She is on a mission to empower women to embrace styles that complement their own natural beauty. Her daily demonstrations will remind us how simple ways with craft and sewing can transform an outfit using the ‘Make Do and Mend’ mindset of yesteryear. Join her for some fun, informative tips with a little fashion history woven in! THESE FREE 30 MINUTE DEMONSTRATIONS RUN DAILY AT THE SHOW. 11am Stitch Me Pretty Presentation/ Demonstration with mannequin and models. Miss Chrissy takes you through a ‘Make Do and Mend’ presentation and demonstration. With her wealth of knowledge on early 20th century style, you will learn how simple crafty ways can embellish and style a very plain outfit and turn it into a fabulous and stylin’ new outfit using this mentality from yesteryear. 1pm Truly, Madly, Stylish Presentation/ Demonstration with mannequin and models. Miss Chrissy takes you through a ‘Show and Tell’ format where she reveals clever ways the past ‘made do and mended’ to keep up with the Jones’. These are tips we can use today to change the mindset with our disposable, often short-lived fashion trends. 3pm Up Close and Personal with Miss Chrissy. Learn about The Lindy Charm School for Girls – what they do, how they came about and how important their message is for ladies and gentlemen today, particularly when it comes to grooming, manners, etiquette, charm and poise. Also learn about the importance of undergarments and the nip-and-tucking required for off-the-rack purchases today. May 21 – 25, 2014 15


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3RD PRIZE DAYLIGHTMAN PACK The Daylightman pack includes:

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To enter, complete the competition form you receive when you buy your ticket and put it in the box at the fair. The winners will be drawn at the end of the last day of the event and notified by phone and email the following week. For full terms and conditions of entry and prize details visit www.craftevents.com.au *Value of Horn prize will vary, depending on product chosen. Accessories not included.

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WHAT’S HOT

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SEW CREATIVE SUPPLIES STAND EZ03

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The Necessary Clutch Purse pattern plus everything you need to complete it! Put your own twist on this very versatile pattern. MARGARET’S FABRICS STAND A23

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Reversible shoulder tie tunic pattern is rotary cut and can be a summer dress, pinafore or a top. Easy to make - no buttonholes, zips or tricky bits!

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THE BAY WINDOW STAND C21 By Air By Rail By Sea is a lovely cot quilt or wall hanging and is available as a pattern or a kit.

PUNCH WITH JUDY STAND A07

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Expand your creativity with fabric by using the Terial Magic – a fabulous stabilising spray.

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AUSTRALIAN COUNTRY QUILTS – PHOTO FABRIC STAND A28

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Print photos on fabric easily – just as you would on paper. This technique makes for a lasting memory. See demonstrations at the stand.

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SCISSORMAN STAND A17 The Perfect Point scissors are ideal for all crafts. They’re sharp, reliable and well priced!


SHOP AT THE FAIR THE STRAWBERRY THIEF STAND EZ06

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Liberty of London’s legendary fabrics are printed on a fine, high thread count, 100% cotton lawn printed fabric.

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JUST ONE MORE STITCH STAND EZ01 This Mariner’s Compass quilt is from Quiltworx who specialise in foundation-pieced quilts. It’s is the second in their ‘technique-ofthe-month’ quilt series. THE BAY WINDOW STAND C21

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Ocean Windows is a magnificent single bed quilt, available as a pattern or kit. JUST PATCHWORK STAND A12

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Caterpillar trucks are every boy’s dream and The Big Boys Toys quilt kit features a big Cat!

SEWING BUDDIES AUSTRALIA STAND D13

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EcoluxLighting, LED Lighting strip for your sewing machine lets you see more, sew more! Compact, powerful and a two year unconditional guarantee!

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KASZAZZ STAND B23

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Fabulous new release watercolour pencils are soft, luxurious and easy to use. MARGARET’S FABRICS STAND A23

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Wrap-City Dress pattern by Monica Poole Designs. Wrap it tight or loose for a look that suits you. Sizes 8 – 18.

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See a fabulous range of die-cut papers and fabrics for English paper piecing – produced right here in WA!

DAYLIGHTMAN STAND A17

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The LED light pad is perfect for crafters. It’s lightweight and stays cool for hours.

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CRAFT QUEEN STAND B06

Trims, handmade ribbon and ric rac in fabulous new colours for all sorts of projects!

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KIMOYES STAND G32

Stunning silk babies’ booties designed by Fuzz Illustration of San Francisco – kits and patterns based on vintage Japanese kimono fabrics. 2020 www.craftevents.com.au www.craftevents.com.au

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The Happy Block Keeper is perfect for storing your quilting blocks and great for transporting them to class. Has inside pockets for medium cutting mat, ruler and sewing equipment.

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PATCHWORK MARIKO JAPAN STAND A18

Gorgeous new Crocs bag kit, pattern, fabric and frame. The frame opening is extra wide, like a croc’s mouth!

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New kits for this convenient fabric card case with three large pockets that stores at least 12 cards. No sewing required!

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The SewEzi Grande features most of the features of the SewEzi portable table and more. It is a relocatable table, and can accommodate the new larger domestic sewing machines, it has a larger flat sewing surface and adjustable height. Comes with free template for your machine plus protective bag. M3IDEA STAND EZ02

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Discover creatures and crafts of the perfumed woods – lavender mice, rose kittens, owls and spiced apples kits and patterns. Plus hand-knitted berets and caps.

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WHAT’S HOT CRAFT CUBBY & CREATIVE APPLIQUE STAND A37

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See the latest cute doggy appliqué designs.

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THE BAY WINDOW STAND C21 This gorgeous quilt, The Owl & The Pussy Cat, is available as a pattern or as a kit.

BROTHER AUSTRALIA STAND B21

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ScanNCut is the world’s first home and hobby cutting machine with a built-in scanner. Cut fabric for sewing, quilting and appliqué. No PC required!

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BLACKMORE & ROY STAND C25

The Juki MO-1000 overlocker has amazing and easy air-supported threading, adjustable differential feed, and various stitch patterns for a professional, creative finish. POWERTEX AUSTRALIA STAND C10

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Turn fibre, fabric and paper creations into fantastic 3D artworks using this versatile medium. Great for mixed media, textiles and fabric sculpture. 2222 www.craftevents.com.au www.craftevents.com.au

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SHOP AT THE FAIR NEEDLEWORK TOURS STAND H17

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Join the 14 night Needlework, Quilting and Craft Cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Voyager! Includes six days of tuition from some of Australia’s best teachers. Cruising from Fremantle to Singapore, April 1, 2015.

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DAIRING STAND G10

The Garesco (Madonna) vest/ top kit has a chain mail look with its ‘twisted’ texture from the yarn and hangs beautifully due to its weight.

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LOGAN’S PATCHWORK FABRICS STAND A22 New book, Shatter and Sew! introduces the Shattered Image technique in a clear, logical sequence with a wealth of illustrations and photographs. Join a Masterclass at 2.30pm to learn more.

SEWING BUDDIES AUSTRALIA STAND D13

Sew AdjusTable is the only sewing extension table that adjusts to any brand, make or model of sewing machine, overlocker or embroidery machine. Simple and portable. May 21 – 25, 2014 23


FREE WORKSHOPS LISTEN AND LEARN No bookings required. Program applies daily at the fair. These FREE workshops are approximately 30 minutes unless indicated. Arrive early as space is limited. If you’re a beginner, look for the ♥ symbol. Plan your day

★ New Workshop

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10am ♥ Modern Quilts Uncovered. Gai Taylor, Just Patchwork, Stand A12. Modern Quilts are the words on everyone’s lips. Influenced by architecture, trend colours and home decor, quilting has now entered the 21st century. Modern fabrics, patterns, books and templates will all be demonstrated in this workshop. 10.30am ★ Crafts at Levels Not Seen Before, with Cricut Collections. Wendy Hopper, Close to My Heart, Stand E18. Discover exclusive Cricut collections that will have your craft projects covered. Find out how to care for your mats and get a longer life from them. See stamped images that match, plus ideas, tips and hints to add even more pizzazz to your projects! 11am ♥ Wonderful One-Fabric Quilts. Margaret Kirkby, Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics, Stand A22. Experience the magic of creating a stunning quilt from just one fabric. From table runners to queen sized quilts, this exciting technique is fun, fast and rewarding. 11.30am ♥ ★ Photo Transfer with Powerprint. Ashley Bowley, Powertex Australia, Stand C10. Learn how to transfer your favourite photos onto fabric, and other porous surfaces, including canvas, wood, glass, metal & ceramics, with this incredibly versatile medium. Be amazed by the clarity of the transfers and the endless possibilities this medium offers! Masterclasses in Workshop 1 at 12noon, 1.30pm and 2.30pm, see page 33 for details. 1pm ★ Cash in on your Craft Passion! Carlene Hunt, The Handcrafted Shop, Stand D26. You love your craft or hobby. People say: “You should sell this, I’d pay good money for it!” Well Carlene at The Handcrafted Shop agrees! Come and learn more about this easy and affordable online market.

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FREE WORKSHOPS 10am ★ Get the Best Results with your Machine Embroidery, Jill Wilcox, EME/Floriani Australia, Stand C15.Machine embroidery designs puckering? Outlines fall off at the edges? Designs too dense? Which stabilizer to use and when? Learn a simple recipe to follow that will give you the best results, every time! Understand stabilizing ‘how-tos’, many useful tips and tricks, plus an easy quilt-as-you-go method to finish your quilts. 10.30am ♥ Quilt As You Go. Monica Poole, Margaret’s Fabrics, Stand A23. Discover everything you need to know about quilt as you go. Learn various techniques that will revolutionise the way that you make quilts forever. 11am ♥ Traditional Double Wedding Ring Made Easy. Heather Bartsch, Barossa Quilt and Craft Cottage, Stand B31. Using the EZ ruler learn how all the curves and maths are made easy to make this traditional, beautiful quilt. 11.30am ♥ ★ 3D Cards for Beginners. Wendy Payne, Creative Cottage Crafts, Stand A02. Discover how to make three dimensional cards with an expert – it’s easier than you think! Ideal for beginners – you’ll learn the secrets to creating 3D cards, see samples and learn lots of tips and techniques. 12noon ★ Enhance the Quality and Appearance of Your Stitching. Barrie Ashton, Wonderfil Specialty Threads, Canada, Stand D30. Discover the diversity of thread weights, textures and finishes you can achieve. Samples will show different looks by simply changing threads. 12.30pm ★ Sashiko Style and Kogin Embroidery. Jane MacDonald, BeBe Bold – Japanese Textiles, Stand C11. Learn what can be achieved with pre-stencilled sashiko fabrics. Jane will explain Hitomezashi (one stitch sashiko) and Kogin embroidery. 1pm ♥ Magic Half Squares and Quarter Squares. Heather Bartsch, Barossa Quilt and Craft Cottage, Stand B31. Learn how to create scrap quilts from fabric strips, jelly rolls and rulers. Plus receive a free pattern sheet. 1.30pm Quick and Easy Hand Dyeing. Joy White, Starr Laces and Ribbons, Stand B01. Experience the simplicity of hand dyeing lace, fabric, buttons, beads and more. Just dilute the dye with water, paint on then set in the microwave. Quick, easy and inexpensive.  2.30pm Fashion and Handbags. Monica Poole, Margaret’s Fabrics, Stand A23. Make over your wardrobe with co-ordinating patterns that are easy to sew. Includes the latest handbag designs and techniques.

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FREE WORKSHOPS 10am The Latest in European Cardmaking. Debra Van Der Meulen,Cardmaking.net, Stand B18. Discover the latest trends in cardmaking using peel off stickers, 3D pictures and stencils. Suitable for beginners and experienced card makers. 11am ♥ Photos on Fabrics for Dummies. Kathleen Stone, Australian Country Quilts – Photo Fabric, Stand A28. Learn how to easily print photos on fabric with your home printer. Make quilt labels, stitcheries or embroider pictures and also embellish handbags and shoes. Free notes available. 11.30am ★ Introducing ScanNCut. Kim Parker, Blackmore & Roy, Stand C25. Discover the endless possibilities for a variety of crafts in this must-see workshop! Learn how the new Brother ScanNCut can be the perfect addition to your creative world! It can take an image, photo or sketch, scan it and allow you to precisely cut the shapes or outline you want, no PC required. 12noon ★ What’s New in Cardmaking & Scrapbooking. Nicole Farrell, Craft Queen, Stand B06. See the hottest products that everyone’s after, new from the queen of craft – ribbons, papers and kits, everything you need and more! See how these products come together to create stylish, individual designs for scrapbooking and cardmaking. 12.30pm No wadding / No piecing / Quilt as you go quilting! Jeannie Handsaker, Quilts by Scarlet & Grace Designs, Stand A02. Learn this fantastic new technique to create amazing quilts and bags. Also see the latest in projects which can be made in less than three hours. 1pm ★ Working with Circles. Heather Buck, The Bay Window, Stand C21. Learn nifty tricks and tips for working with circles, how to insert circles and an easy way to make a Cathedral Window plus a quick, simple Drunkard’s Path block. 1.30pm Applique Fun – ‘Wow’ How Easy. Bev Ross, Craft Cubby & Creative Appliqué, Stand A37. Discover how easy it is to appliqué the Craft Cubby way – with Applifix! A free pattern will be given to all attendees. 2pm ★ Be Inspired Using Your Own Photographs. Kathleen Stone, Australian Country Quilts – Photo Fabric, Stand A28. Turn your treasured memories into heirlooms using your scanned, digital or old photographs on fabric. By simply adding your photos into these patchwork templates you can eliminate piecing with perfect points every time. It's amazingly simple! No printer? Then bring along your photos for our help. Free notes available.

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HANDS-ON CLASSES Hands-on classes with kits Plan your day ★ New Make and Take Class Learn something new in a one-hour hands-on session at the fair. For the small cost of a kit, you will receive expert instruction and make something new. Program runs daily at the fair. 10am ★ Silk Ribbon Embroidery – Woven Roses, Helen Dafter. Learn to embroider spider web woven roses, French knots and secrets to placement of stitches to create grass, leaves, etc, on a pre-prepared printed background using pure silk embroidery ribbons. No previous skills required, suitable for beginners to intermediate. Kit cost $23. Book at Stand A30. 11am ★ Super Easy and Durable Glasses or Pencil Case, Mio Fujita, Studio Mio. No sewing required! Learn to make this gorgeous case in eight easy steps. Suitable for all skill levels. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand E04. 12noon English Paper Piecing, Rhonda Leith, Blue Willow Cottage. Learn this traditional and easy method of patchwork. Includes handy hints to make your sewing easier. Kit includes papers, fabric, mini rotary cutter and mat. Kit cost $25. Book at Stand B11. 2pm ★ Ribbon Flowers – Recipes and Techniques! Helen Dafter. Make a beautiful hand formed poppy from wire-edged ombre ribbon and learn the techniques and tips behind roses from wire-edged ribbon, carnations from bias-cut silk ribbon and a very cute crysanthemum from a variety of ribbons. All recipes included! Kit cost $22. Book at Stand A30. 3pm ★ Convenient and Cute Fabric Card Case, Mio Fujita, Studio Mio. No sewing required! Learn to create a super easy, cute and convenient card case. For all skill levels. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand E04. May 21 – 25, 2014 27


HANDS-ON CLASSES 10am ★ Fashion Earrings, Jill Grant, KimoYes. Make three pairs of 12mm bezel-set earrings for pierced ears that are covered in your choice of vintage kimono fabrics. Choose gold, silver or bronze coloured earrings with closed hooks that are non-irritant and which clip securely. Kit cost $15. Book at Stand G32. 11am ★ Japanese Magic Spiral Pouch, Daisuke Ikeda, Patchwork Mariko Japan. Discover how to make this unusual and intricate pouch – zip-up to a tetrahedron shaped pouch and unzip to a long ribbon. Make this pouch using Japanese Kimonoprinted fabric with two time-saving double adhesive tapes – no need to baste any more! Finished size is 8cm x 8cm x 10cm. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand A18. 1pm ★ Kogin Embroidery Hair Button, Jane MacDonald, BeBe Bold Japanese Textiles. Come along and make a Kogin Embroidery button to tie up your hair or to give as a gift. It’s a great way to learn the basics of this style of embroidery. Kit includes everything you need. Kit cost $17. Book at Stand C11. 2pm Japanese Kanzashi Flower, Jill Grant, KimoYes. Make a beautiful traditional kanzashi flower from Japanese kimono fabrics. Make a flower in class and take another one home to complete. Kit includes your choice of fabrics, instructions, buttons and clips. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand G32. 3pm ★ Tamako Necklaces, Daisuke Ikeda, Patchwork Mariko Japan. Learn the secrets to make your necklaces neat and beautiful using a special closure and wooden beads. An easy project that is perfect for beginners. Kit cost $22. Book at Stand A18.

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HANDS-ON CLASSES 10am Scrapbooking Made Simple, Nicole Farrell, Craft Queen. Learn the basics of the ‘pocket scrapbooking/project life style’. Get hands-on and make two pages in class and see how easy and rewarding it is to record memories for the future. There is no need to bring photos – you can slip them in later! Great for beginners and kids too. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand B06. 11am ★ Cards and Elegant Ornament, Sonia Thomason, Scrapmatts. Create two cards and a hanging heart ornament. Discover the possibilities of chipboard for your card making and scrapbooking. You’ll have enough material to make another three cards. Learn new techniques using chipboard, charms, paper, inks and pens. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand C02. 12noon ★ Shadow Box and Tag, Sonia Thomason, Scrapmatts Looking for inspiration? Scrapmatts have designed this beautiful class to take your creativity to another level. Learn to embellish, construct and add texture to your designs. Kit includes everything you need to make the project. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand C02. 1pm Creative Card Making, Nicole Farrell, Craft Queen. In this class you’ll learn economical card making tips. Use the new release Graphic 45 papers to create two cards and two tags and have enough supplies to complete the same again at home! Kit cost $20. Book at Stand B06. 2pm ★ Christmas Gift Tags, Nicole Farrell, Craft Queen. In this class you’ll make four adorable vintage style Christmas tags. Your kit will also contain extra supplies to make at least four more gift tags at home. Kit cost $20. Book at Stand B06.

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The stuff dreams are made on

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HANDY GADGETS NEW TOOLS THAT MAKE CRAFT EASIER! There are lots of new craft gadgets and gizmos to make tricky tasks easy. Here is a sneak peek at what you’ll find at the fair:

1. Clips for English Paper Piecing – these little spring loaded clips will save your hands from gripping fabric and paper while you baste your fabric to the paper. Find them at Stand B11.

2. The Thread Tamer is a multi-task thread stand that holds spools for couching, cording, vertical and perpendicular drawing. See it at Stand D30.

3. Scissor sharpener will save your scissors and give them a new lease on life! This handy file gives your favourite scissors a clean, sharp edge, at Stand A17.

4. New Sew Steady Quilter’s Wish table with over 500 sq inches of workspace includes a table grid, circles sewing kit, compartment drawer and a free travel bag. Check it out at Stand A07.

5. The Sewline DUO marker gives clean, clear lines on fabric without bleeding. Breakthrough technology in the DUO Eraser means lines are removed easily, even after many months. At Stand EZ03.

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MASTERCLASSES NEW TO THE FAIR!

INTRODUCING NEW PRESENTATIONS BY EXPERTS IN THEIR CRAFT Learn from the masters in these special one-hour presentations in Workshop 1.

R Pick up the latest tips and techniques from these skilled professionals. R Book and pay to attend these special seminars when you arrive at the fair. Program runs daily at the fair.

12noon Silk Ribbon Embroidery – Dimensional Backgrounds, Helen Dafter. Learn tips and techniques to create dimension with silk ribbon embroidery including hand painted backgrounds, stitching techniques which include the economical use of silk ribbon and the clever use of fabrics to create additional 3D effects. Masterclass cost $5. Book at Stand A30.

1.30pm Up Close and Personal with Pre-cuts, Gai Taylor, Just Patchwork Watch the magic happen when traditional shapes disappear into other forms to create intriguing patterns. Fabric cutting and sewing demonstrated in the classroom to reveal the versatility of charm packs, layer cakes and jelly rolls. templates, patterns and books also shown in class. A free pattern will be available for class participants. Masterclass cost $5. Book at Stand A12. 2.30pm Shattered Images, Margaret Kirkby, Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics. This technique is new, exciting and unique, inspired by Canadian fibre artist Ellen Adams. You will discover how multiple cuts of just one image can create a new fragmented array of vibrant colour and design. Margaret will demonstrate how you can explore some of the stunning possibilities with this simple yet effective technique. Masterclass cost $5. Book at Stand A22.

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Judy Hall will run daily demonstrations at the fair. Learn about new products and how to use them to boost your creativity. It’s free! 9.30am Tools of the trade and how to care for them – Use the right tool for the right job at hand. Great tools for the sewing room are important and so is caring for them. 10am English paper piecing and needleturn applique – Perfect your techniques with new ideas and products – and see how much they will help you with your next project. 10.30am Transfers and marking dark fabrics – Find out how to apply a design to dark fabric with these tips for hand embroidery and quilting. 11am Quilt labels – Ready-made or make your own? Discover many ways to make them including on a Silhouette Cameo and your computer. 11.30am Terial Magic Spray – A no-fray fabric starch which replaces stabilizers and fusibles for quilters, embroiderers and papercrafters. Simply spray, then air-dry and iron. It’s also water soluble! 12.30pm Circles and hearts – These are two of the most popular shapes presently being used. See how easy it is to make perfect shapes easily. 1pm The best kept secrets of patchwork – Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced quilter, you can perfect your patchwork piecing with these great tips and tricks. 1.30pm Pins and hand sewing needles – Why can’t we just buy one box of pins and one packet of needles to suit every sewing need? Learn why there are so many pins and needles for various uses. Plus learn how to thread them – the easy way. 2pm Threads and sewing machine needles – Which one to use and when and why so many different threads? It’s important to understand how threads and needles work hand-in-hand. 2.30pm Hexagons and half hexagons – Understanding hexagons and associated shapes. Learn new techniques that are not time consuming. 3pm So, you want to be a quilter but you don’t wish to make large quilts? Learn how to resize designs using commercial patterns and get some great ideas for smaller projects for your home, to wear or just for fun. Judy Hall travels overseas in search of new ideas. Her business, Punch with Judy, stocks a vast array of products. Visit Nifty Notions – opposite Punch with Judy Stand A07. For more nifty notions, visit www.intocraft.com

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NAPKIN ART Release your inner artist at Izzii Art Studio classes. Visit the izzii stand at the fair for live demonstrations on napkin art and ink art. Classes run daily. Introduction to Napkin Art and Magic Foil – 9.30am and 3.15pm daily. Use napkin art and foil to make a mini canvas or turn it into a drinks coaster. Suitable for all levels (aged 16 and over), including beginners. Class cost $6. Starter Pack Designer Gift Cards – 10.45am daily. Create five stunning greetings cards in this brand new class. The technique class is a great introduction to mixed media using napkin art, dimensional paste and metallic foils. All materials supplied including a stencil. Suitable for all levels (aged 16 and over), including beginners. Class cost $15. Dimensional Designer Journal – 12.15pm daily. Take napkin art to the next level. Cover a plain journal using liquid patchwork and paper napkins. Learn how putting izzii multi-media mediums under the napkins can give a stunning 3D effect. This is a fun class suitable for all levels (aged 16 and over), including beginners. Class cost $29.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle with Napkin Art – 1.45pm daily. Explore the possibilities of ‘Liquid Patchwork’ medium along with paper napkins. Transform a plain environmentally friendly jute carry bag into a work of original art. This is a great class suitable for beginners (aged 16 and over) Class cost $29.

BOOK NOW!

Bookings can be made at www.izzii.com.au or on the day at the izzii Art Studio. Places are limited – bookings essential. All classes run subject to minimum numbers.

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JEWELLERY Become a resin queen in 45 minutes! Let Lori or Sophie from Beads N Crystals share their passion for resin as they teach you to make your pendants. Make and take two pendants – one using dye and one clear over Japanese rice papers using different shaped bezels to suit your personality. Every hour, on the hour! 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm Class duration: 45 minutes Cost: $18 Visit Beads N Crystals, Stand E08 to book your spot.

CARDMAKING Join Karen from Arnold’s Scrapbook and Craft Supplies in these fun classes and learn while you make one of these gorgeous cards. Program runs daily at the fair: You will make and complete a different card in each class using Heartfelt Creations stamps, dies and paper pads. All materials are included to finish the card. A draw will take place at the end of each day for a class participant to win a free packet of stamps! Class times:

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PLAY WITH POWERTEX Learn with the experts from Powertex Australia, Stand C10, to explore the creative possibilities of playing with Powertex. You’ll discover how you can easily create fantastic artworks with this versatile medium. Perfect for mixed media, textiles and fabric sculpture!

10am & 3.30pm Designer Pendant Create a beautiful Pendant using Powertex Fabric Hardener and a plaster face mould. Explore the possibilities of this fantastic medium. Great for beginners! Class cost $10.

11am Freeform Fabric Platter Learn how to turn your fibre, fabric and paper creations into 3D art objects as you make a gorgeous fabric platter over a mould using Powertex Fabric Hardener. Class cost $20.

12.30pm Mixed Media ‘Harlequin’ Plaque Learn practical applications, tips and tricks for using Powertex Fabric Hardener in your artwork while you create a mixed media ‘Harlequin’ Plaque. Class cost $15.

2pm Bottle Bling Create a stunning bottle decoration to ‘bling’ up your wine bottles for special occasions. A great gift idea! Class Cost $20.

BOOK NOW!

Class costs cover all materials, just bring your own apron! Book at Powertex Stand C10 or online at www.powertex.com.au

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MIXED MEDIA Join Cecile Whatman from Unique Stitching at Stand F30 and learn all about dyeing and mixed-media materials in these fun hands-on workshops. Program runs daily at the fair: 10am Leather look Journal or Visual Diary cover Mix Kraft tex, Transfer Artist Paper (TAP), Angelina fibre, spray inks and paint to make a great cover. Piece may also be stretched over a canvas or added to another project. Class cost $25. 11.30am Dyeing Designs Screen print and stencil patterns onto a fat quarter of cotton fabric with the amazing Color Magnet. Then dip in some Procion dyes and watch the magic happen as the pattern is highlighted into a dominant shade! Take your fabric home and stitch it into your next textile project. Each piece will make a fabulous cushion or feature fabric. Class cost $13.50. 1.30pm Sheer Leaves Start with a piece of white fabric then paint it with inks and fabric paints. Add some foil to make a truly sensational background fabric then add some sheer leaves to make the whole piece sing! A lot of techniques and media are covered in this class and participants are guaranteed to walk away inspired to create textile art. Class cost $25. 3pm Stamp, Mask, Monoprint Make magical backgrounds for papercraft and textile art. Learn how to monoprint, build layers, mask and mask stamps using the Gelli Plate as a tool. Create three 10 inch squares of beautiful fabric while you learn the techniques of printing which can be used on any flat surface. Class cost: $20.

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BEADING Join Gail from My Little Bead Shop in one of the following classes at Stand E22 and learn new tips and techniques in beaded jewellery. Program runs daily and is suitable for all skill levels.

10.30am and 2.30pm Wire Wrapped Crystal Drop Earrings. Learn how to master wrapping your bead in wire using the latest looping pliers. Earrings are available as pierced or clip-ons with a great colour selection. Class cost: $10

11.30am and 3.30pm Create a stunning lace and flower bracelet. Learn valuable tips on opening and closing jump rings so that they close perfectly every time. You will use E600 industrial strength glue in this class. Choose from a range of colours. Class cost: $12

12.30pm Floral Bouquet Earrings. Learn how to master perfect loops every time using the latest looping pliers. Choose from a range of colours. Earrings are available as pierced or clip-ons. Class cost: $12

1.30pm Classic Crystal Bracelet. Learn some handy professional finishing techniques while you work with double loop bead tips and wire guardians to finish your projects. Choose from a range of colours. Class cost: $12

All classes run for approximately 30 minutes. Cost includes all materials required to make your project. Book at My Little Bead Shop, Stand E22 at the fair.

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GIFT SHOP GRAB A SOUVENIR FOR YOURSELF OR A GIFT FOR A CRAFTY FRIEND! THERE ARE LOTS TO CHOOSE FROM!

NEW!

Secret Women’s Business – Craft & Sewing Queen! bags - $7 each

Keep Calm and Keep Creating Mug $10

Craft Makes Me Happy Lanyard $3

‘Keep Calm and Keep Creating’ bag – $15, Lanyard $3

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SEE THE FULL RANGE OF MERCHANDISE AT THE FAIR. THE GIFT SHOP IS LOCATED AT THE FAIR ENTRANCE. SEE THE HELP DESK.

Crafty badges - $3 each

‘Danger Genius at Work’ Bag - $15

Multi-tools $15 each

Collapsible drink bottle $7

Craft Princess Lanyard $3, mug $10, neck wallet $7

Retro T-Shirts $15 each, Aprons $15 each

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The Artistic Suite V6.0 with the Silhouette Cameo makes it easy to create unique and special accents for any type of crafting projects. The Silhouette CAMEO® is an electronic cutting tool that connects to your home computer just like a printer. • Design and cut shapes from paper, vinyl, cardstock, fabric and more • Embroider a monogram, turn one of the 3,000+ built-in graphics to stitches or create your own custom design to stitch • Cut dies to add accents to your scrapbooking projects, cards, invitations or table settings • Make rhinestone templates to add bling to anything • Use for home décor projects, custom clothing, cards, stencils, fabric shapes, quilting templates, temporary tattoos and more • No need to scan, includes power cable and USB cable for PC or Mac®

Artistic Suite Deluxe Pack Includes: • Silhouette Cameo Digital Cutter • Artistic Suite V6.0 • Artistic Rhinestone Starter Kit • Rhinestones-to-Go

Stand A07 ‘Goldview’ Olympic Highway The Rock NSW 2655 Australia Ph (02) 6920 2238 – Fax (02) 6920 2021 Email: judy@punchwithjudy.com.au or visit: www.punchwithjudy.com.au Follow Judy’s Blog: http://punchwithjudy.blogspot.com Follow Judy on facebook

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SHOPPING VOUCHERS Cut out these vouchers and bring them with you to the fair for GREAT savings! The vouchers must be presented at the time of purchase. 45mm Replacement Blade Offer

Perfect Point Scissors

Present this voucher to Scissorman to receive a set of 7 tungsten alloy steel replacement 45mm rotary cutter blades for only $19.95 per set. Limit of 3 sets per customer (while stocks last).

Present this voucher to Scissorman to receive a set of 4 Perfect Point 3.25 or 4 inch needle point scissors with sheath for only $10. Limit of 3 sets per customer (while stocks last).

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Bonus LED Folding Lamp

Present this voucher to Daylightman to receive a 27 watt Naturalight Floor Standing Lamp plus a 13 watt Naturalight folding portable lamp together for only $99.95. Limit of 3 sets per customer (while stocks last).

Present this voucher to Daylightman to receive a FREE 30 LED Rechargeable Folding Desk Lamp worth $29.95 with any purchase of an A4 or A3 size LED Tracing Light Pad(while stocks last).

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SHOPPING VOUCHERS Cut out these vouchers and bring them with you to the fair for GREAT savings! The vouchers must be presented at the time of purchase. Scissorman.com.au

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Some things you time for Some things you just make just make time for

See new and exclusive displays • meet special guest artists • learn new skills • shop with the best craft suppliers • join new workshops • get expert advice

PERTH May 21 – 25, 2014

Wednesday to Sunday, 9am - 4:30pm Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre

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Some things you just make time for.