Learn to make ethically produced works of art using natural and found objects whilst combining them using basic silversmithing techniques.
Join us in this workshop to create your own unique spoon. You do not need to have previous skills or knowledge, just bring your curious and experimental self.
$80 covers tuition, use of tools and equipment and some basic materials.
Bring along your own favourite beachcombings and other treasures to personalise your creation.
Thursday 6th October 2016, in Markets, Shows & Fairs
Nelsons newest and hottest market event is on the horizon. Set to take place in the idyllic Isel Park on Thursday evenings from 6th of October 2016. Stall holders from our fabulous region offering delicious street food, fresh produce, quality crafts and live music. Follow us on Facebook.
Proudly sponsored by Mike Pero, Stoke.
The annual Nelson Parent and Child Expo will be returning for it's sixth year in 2016.
Tickets available now or at the door - Under 15's Free
From Pregnancy and Birth, Baby to Child, Parenting, Services, Supports - we have you covered!
From Antenatal education, birthing pools, nappy services, handcrafted local baby clothes and supplies, classes, education and parties through to childcare services, insurance information, healthy homes, to Inland Revenue Working For Families. We have the information all in one place, with the experts to talk to you!
Application packs for potential exhibitors available now! Download from the website or contact us directly for an application to be emailed to you.
Brought to you by Ecomoon Boutique - "Your birth and baby specialists".
We are proud to support SANDS Nelson and will be offering fundraising for this amazing group on the day.
Sunday 9th October 2016, in Music & Performing Arts
The London Conchord Ensemble is one of Europe’s leading chamber ensembles. They are known for their imaginative programming, which has won them many accolades in their twelve-year history. This is their debut New Zealand tour, taking them to ten centres nationwide.
This superb UK collective of musicians is dividing in half for part of their debut NZ tour – their Nelson/Palmerston North concert features flute, oboe, bassoon and cello.
This instrumental combination features Bach’s first Cello Suite, Villa-Lobos’ Bachianas Brasilieras No. 6 (flute and bassoon), Mozart’s Sonata in Bb K292 (bassoon and cello), Ginastera’s Duo Op. 13 (flute and oboe), and two works by Beethoven.
Bach | Suite No. 1 in G BWV1007
Villa-Lobos | Bachianas Brasileiras No. 6
Beethoven | Variations on “La ci darem la mano” from Mozart’s Don Giovanni
Ginastera | Duo Op. 13
Mozart | Sonata in B flat K292
Beethoven | Serenade Op. 25
Daniel Pailthorpe (flute), Emily Pailthorpe (oboe), Andrea de Flammineis (bassoon), Thomas Carroll (cello)
“…the London Supergroup…playing with panache, wit and discreet sensitivity in performances that are a constant joy.” – Gramophone Magazine