Check out what is open over the Christmas and New Year's period to plan your visit.

Kokedama Workshop – Japanese Living Moss Balls Workshop

Create your own Japanese house plants in Kyneton
52-56 Mollison Street, Kyneton VIC, Australia
Sat, 25 Mar 2023   10:30am - 01:30pm
Sat, 20 May 2023   10:30am - 01:30pm
Sat, 22 Jul 2023   10:30am - 01:30pm
View all dates

You will create and take home one medium-sized and one small Kokedama, the skills to create more at home and enjoy a couple of hours of meditative crafting to escape and focus on a beautiful relaxing craft.

Kokedama which translates from Japanese to mean “Moss Ball” is a beautiful form of garden art, formed from the gardening styles of Bonsai and Kusamono, these have then been further developed to be wrapped in twine as a way of stabilising the plant for display and to allow the Kokedama to deal with the warmer temperatures found in our region. Guided by your experienced teacher Lilian Yangot, you’ll learn the technique of neat twinning, symmetrically placing jute twine around your moss balls to create a beautiful effect.

In this beginner-friendly class, you will learn about the materials that are required, how to make up the potting mix and the role that the different substrates have in ensuring that your plant thrives for years to come. Lillian specialises in creating symmetrical and neat string work and this is a focus of the class, ensuring you come away with two Kokedamas that you are proud to display in your home!

Accessible Venue

Features

  • LGTBQ Friendly

How to get here

Calendar

March 2023
MTWTFSS
27
28
01
02
03
04
05
06
07
08
09
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
01
02
Find out what’s happening in the Macedon Ranges this month

Catch up with us on social media.