9 March, 12 – 2.30pm
The Long Table: Weaving Stories
Parramatta Artist StudiosJoin women of The Finishing School Writers Collective and WeAve Parramatta to weave stories and textiles that cross cultural boundaries.
5 – 9 March, 10am – 5pm
Kanalaritja: An Unbroken String
The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centrekanalaritja: An Unbroken String is an exhibition and series of workshops that celebrates the generations of shell-necklace makers.
2 March, 11am – 2pm
Pattern and design with Didi's Tribe
Information and Cultural ExchangeGet hands-on as you learn about some of India's different traditional designs and paint your own personalised calico bag.
6 March, 6 – 8pm
Making the City: Creating Cultural Anchors
Western Sydney UniversityExamine how the architecture and urban design of cultural institutions helps shape civic identity and catalyse creative communities.
6 March, 6.30 – 7.30pm
By Design: The story of LOST IN BOOKS
LOST IN BOOKS, a kids' bookshop that speaks your languageJoin the team behind the fit-out to learn about the principles they employed to create a low-cost, replicable, accessible place that ref
1 – 8 March, 12 – 1pm
Creative and Design Ideation SkillsPoint
TAFE NSW Creative and Design Ideation SkillsPointExperiment with a range of skills and practices from a wide range of creative professionals.
10 March, 2 – 3pm
Sustainable Suburbs: Designing Thermal Comfort
Ancher House, Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers BequestJoin MAAS Head of Curatorial, Jacqui Strecker, in conversation with Jonathan Fox and Andrew Hewson.
3 March, 2 – 3pm
Ideal Interiors: in conversation with designer Charles Wilson
Ancher House, Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers BequestJoin this exciting panel discussion with award-winning contemporary Australian designer Charles Wilson.
5 March, 10 – 11.30am
Forked Tongues Multilingual Storytime
LOST IN BOOKS, a kids' bookshop that speaks your languageCome into the story corner for multilingual story time from the Forked Tongues Storytellers Collective.