Experiment with the design process in range of workshops.

2 March, 11am – 2pm

Pattern and design with Didi's Tribe

Information and Cultural Exchange
Get hands-on as you learn about some of India's different traditional designs and paint your own personalised calico bag. 
Workshop Adults Students
9 March, 2.30 – 4pm

Studio Session: Akira Isogawa and Takahiro Shirai

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Meet Akira Isogawa and master patternmaker Takahiro Shirai in this hands-on workshop in this Sydney Design Festival exclusive.
Workshop Adults Students Teachers
2 March, 10am – 3pm


National Art School
Tailored for high school students, use imagery from discarded books to create collages and handmade book.
Workshop Students
3 March, 10am – 2pm

Designing in Diversity

The Studio
Shape and reauthor the future through collective visioning and futuring.
Workshop Adults
3, 10 March, 10am – 5pm

Parramatta Clay Workshop Series

PCAI Studio & Gallery
A series of ceramic workshops for all ages during the Sydney Design Festival.
Workshop Adults Families Kids
7 March, 1 – 4pm

EEASI Toolkit: 360 Views

UNSW Art & Design
Test an innovative approach for eliciting new perspectives on the future of data.
Workshop Adults
2 March, 10am – 12.30pm

Handmade Drawing Tools

National Art School
Tailored for young people and families, make your own drawing implements from found natural materials.
Workshop Families Kids
3 March, 10am – 1pm

Get Sewing and Mending!

Sew Make Create
Exclusively for Sydney Design Festival, the Sew Make Create workshop will be open to the public.
Workshop Adults Families
2 March, 10.30am – 12pm

LEGO date for designers

St Peters/Sydenham Library
Using LEGO bricks, this hands-on workshop explores access, design, inclusion and equity.
Workshop Adults Industry
2 March, 1 – 4pm

Make It Local: CNC Workshop

So Watt Studio + Workshop
Learn the process CNC Router Cutting and take home your own creation.
Workshop Adults
8 March, 9.15am – 1pm

Strength-based Co-design

Harold Park Community Hall, Tramsheds
Look at two complementary participatory practices, Asset Based Community Development and Co-design.
Workshop Adults Industry
7 March, 5 – 8pm

Co-Design and 3D Printed Clay

Waverley Library
A craft co-design workshop to co-create a series of 3D printed ceramic objects.
Workshop Adults
9 March, 10am – 5pm

LookDrawPrint Motif

Rough Track Workshop
Join Julie Paterson for a creative print making workshop in the Blue Mountains.