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.
Saturday 8th October 2016, in Music & Performing Arts
This leading NZ-OZ jazz band draws from modern New York jazz to Swedish indie pop & European free improvised music. Prepare to be taken in by introspective, timbral improvisations & then set to foot-tapping with danceable beats, songlike melodies & virtuosic soloing.
After the concert members of Antipodes will host late-night jazz jam session, so bring your axe for an opportunity to play with these incredible musicians!
Antipodes was formed in Berlin in 2013. The musical connection was immediately apparent & they began writing & performing original compositions together. This year's Freedman Jazz finalist, Sweeting from Sydney is a pianist known for his indelible work with a jazz-improv group the Grey Wing Trio. Saxophonist Baxendale, a key force behind the burgeoning Kiwi band The Jac, is one of the most energetic forces coming from the Wellington jazz scene.
Guitarist Callum Allardice is a performer & composer of note, having received the inaugural APRA Best Jazz Composition Award. Joining the band at the Fairfield House concert are two Auckland musicians; expat Sydney-based bassist & National Jazz Awards Finalist Tom Botting and one of Sydney's leading drummers, Tim Geldens.
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
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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.