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Make your own kokedama

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Sustainability Hub at Grantham Heritage Park

71 Seven Hills Road South

Seven Hills, NSW 2147

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What is kokedama?
Kokedama, which means ‘moss ball’ originated in Japan in the 1600s. Originally invented for bonsai trees, kokedamas are now making a comeback in various forms, shapes and sizes, and are used with varying plant types.

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During this workshop we will show you the process of making a kokedama. You will then have the oportuntiy to get your hands dirty attempting to make a kokedama for you to take home. All matierials and equipment to produce one kokedama will be provided. Tips on how to take care of your kokedama will also be shared..

In the workshop will also hear about the history of the kokedama, including a brief history of the facinating Edo period in Japan between 1603 and 1867. During the Edo Period, Japan flourised as a self-sufficient, sustainable society. The national policy of issolation meant nothing was imported from overseas. At the time Edo was the largest city in the world. A true sustainable city.

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Ticket sales open on 1 October 2017.

There is fee of $10 for this workshop which covers materials for you to make your own kokedama to take home. All bookings must be made online through eventbrite. Unfortunately no cash payments are available.

Please be aware that places for this workshop are limited. Your place will be secured only once you have completed the booking and paid through eventbrite. If the workshop sells out, your name will be put on a waitlist and we will contact you if a place becomes available.

We also offer a number of FREE Sustainable Living Workshops for those people looking for a no-cost workshop to attend. Visit http://sustainableblacktown.eventbrite.com to see our other upcoming workshops and events.

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Sustainability Hub at Grantham Heritage Park

71 Seven Hills Road South

Seven Hills, NSW 2147

Australia

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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