Craft with Gemma Patford

We’re missing our friends in Melbourne at the moment, so we’ve asked local creative, Gemma Patford, to join us at Highpoint Academy to teach children how to finger-knit a friendship bracelet for themselves or someone special! πŸ’• 

Join us at Highpoint Academy to enjoy a sensational schedule of classes and activities spanning food, science, craft, dance, yoga and fashion, hosted by some of Melbourne’s most talented creatives. 

🌟 JOIN US ON INSTAGRAM 🌟
LIVE: MONDAY, 28 SEPT
 
πŸ“Έ | Gemma Patford

WHO IS GEMMA? πŸ–ŒοΈ

You'll find Gemma Patford working from her Brunswick studio weaving rope baskets or experimenting with other hand made goodies. 🎨 With a background in pattern making, garment construction, fashion, textile art and styling, Gemma has collaborated with some of the industry’s finest creatives including The Design Files, Anthropologie, Etsy and many more. 🀸‍♂️

GEMMA'S CRAFT CLASS πŸ§Ά

In this Highpoint Academy class, little makers can try their hand at finger-knitting with Gemma. They’ll learn to make two different styles of friendship bracelets and then Gemma will show them how to assemble their very own envelope which they can use to send a bracelet to someone they love! 

Before class starts, children can download the friendship bracelet instruction sheet below, they’ll need this to make sure they have all the equipment they need for the class!
 



ENVELOPE TEMPLATE πŸŒ·

Don't forget to download the envelope template too!
 

Tune into Highpoint Academy for Gemma’s craft class on Monday 28 September on Highpoint’s Instagram TV.



CRAFT I-SPY πŸŒˆ

We spy with our little eyes something that looks like a…
Can you find all the hidden items? Search, spot and colour in as you go! πŸ”Ž
 



WORD FIND πŸ§Έ

Little makers, can you find ALL the words in this tricky word find? πŸ”
 
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