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Craft Alive Bendigo Show

June 15 @ 9:30 am - June 17 @ 4:30 pm

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CraftAlive is back in BENDIGO from the 15th – 17th June at the Prince of Wales Showgrounds. Join us for 3 days of learning, creating, shopping, and inspiration! Get hands on with the experts with two jam packed workshops areas featuring card making, new patchwork techniques and more. There is something for the whole family with local and national exhibitors. Shop until you drop with plenty to try and buy, and don’t forget to stop for a bite to eat at our fantastic cafe.

Margaret Kirkby will have the following demonstrations:

  • Wonderful One Fabric Quilts
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics
    All weekend
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics Classroom
    Creating stunning quilts using just one fabric. Table runners to Queen sized quilts are all possible with this unique technique. It is fun, fast and rewarding. Enjoy the step by step demonstration and a display of completed projects. Fabric Lengths with instructions available.
  • Indigenous Art Fabrics
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics
    All weekend
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics Classroom
    Our indigenous artists are enriching our craft with a new depth of colour and design, based on over 60,000 years of history and culture. Explore the many ways you can add a unique Australia value to your projects by incorporate these wonderful fabrics. Create stunning table runners, bags, wall hangings and quilts. Complimentary project sheet.
  • Fun With Border Prints
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics
    All weekend
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics Classroom
    Explore the many fascinating options available when working with Jinny Beyer “Mirror Image” Border Prints. Discover small projects using just the one fabric or incorporate their unique properties into classic blocks. How to frame a quilt with a beautiful mitred border. All viewed before you cut. Free project sheet available.
  • Sashiko – The Must Do Hand Technique
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics
    All weekend
    Logan’s Patchwork Fabrics Classroom
    Sashiko is an old Japanes embellishment technique which can be worked in traditional designs or adapted to more contemporary styles. Discover how easy and relaxing this hand stitchery is plus tips on discovering the simplest pathways to follow. Our pre-printed Sashiko panels, tools and threads make Sashiko a joy to do, from coasters to panels and quilts, there is a project for everyone.


June 15 @ 9:30 am
June 17 @ 4:30 pm
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Craft Alive
(03) 9682 5133


Prince of Wales Showgrounds, Bendigo. VIC
42-72 Holmes Road
Bendigo, Victoria 3550 Australia
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