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2358 Wild Dove Rd
Nanaimo, BC

Craft Nights at

40 Knots Winery

40 knots winery craft night

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Join us for a fun craft 40 Knots Winery once a month on Thursday evening at 6pm or on one of the Tuesday afternoons at 3pm .

​Signature wine pourings and local beers on tap. They will also occasionally have cocktails and mocktails available.

​Bring your own food or purchase one of their farmer-style picnic boxes featuring pickled grapes, cheeses, meats, smoked tuna, crackers, baguettes, chocolates, anything you want to add.

  

  This is a family friendly venue and group seating will be in place. 

As of November until Spring 2024, evening classes will be in their upstairs, indoor space due to lighting restrictions in the patio area. There are only stairs to access this space unfortunately so we apologize to anyone who may not be able to attend due to mobility challenges. We will be back in the main patio area in the Spring. 

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Below are the classes that are currently available at this venue. If there are classes that you would like to see at this venue in the future please contact us.

June 4, 3:00pm-5:00pm
 $25 | Driftwood Windchime

Create your own unique driftwood windchime using copper wire, gemstone and glass beads as well as pieces of driftwood. This beautiful artwork can be displayed inside or outside. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome. 

June 6, 6:00pm-8:00pm
$25 - $30 | Mermaid Wine 
or Framed Beach

Join us to make a beautiful Mermaid Wine mixed media painting! The wine glass will be affixed to your canvas, paint wash your canvas fun then decorate with crushed glass, sand, shells, starfish, pearls and glitter. 

 

or Create your own unique beach themed art from our selection of sea glass, fractured glass, sand, shells, starfish, rocks and many other glitzy bits. You will be decorating on the top surface of your glass so please make sure it is secured in place with glue. All ages are welcome at this venue.

For the framed beach bring your own frame up to 11 inches x 14 inches for $25 or use one of our various sizes of frames for $30

July 11, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $45 | Build A Log Cabin Birdhouse

Join us for this limited edition class to make a beautiful log cabin birdhouse! All of the wood pieces are made from recycled, kiln dried Vancouver Island cedar. The bottom is removable for yearly cleaning and hanging hardware is included. 

July 16, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $25 | Cocktails & Dreams

Join us at 40 Knots Winery for a special pairing of Cocktails and Mocktails made by the Winery and our fun Cocktails & Dreams craft!

Create your own unique cocktail art with glass, gemstone and clay embellishments. There are 8 different phrases to choose from and a white wood frame is included to display your artwork.. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome.

July 23, 4:00pm-5:30pm
 $20-$24 | Fairy Crafts: Wood Door or Solar Light Jar

Create your own unique Fairy Door from our various sizes and shapes of wood doors. Paint your door then decorate it from our variety of adornments. We will give you a sealer to make them more weather resistant. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome.

or Create a beautiful Solar Fairy Jar using a 1L glass jar and solar powered fairy lights. Add glass gems, greenery, flowers and your choice of fairy from our selection. A hanger for your jar is also included.

July 30, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $60 | Macrame Bag

Join us to create a fun and easy macrame bag with canvas drawstring bag liner. These are both 100% cotton so you could dye them alternative colors if you choose. We will have many bead colors and designs to choose from to adorn your bag. This is a large project that may not be completed during the class time allotted but you will be given all of the supplies and instructions to complete this project and we are always available to help with any questions you may have. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome.

August 6, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $25 | Cocktails & Dreams

Join us at 40 Knots Winery for a special pairing of Cocktails and Mocktails made by the Winery and our fun Cocktails & Dreams craft!

Create your own unique cocktail art with glass, gemstone and clay embellishments. There are 8 different phrases to choose from and a white wood frame is included to display your artwork.. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome.

August 13, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $45 | Crochet Bag

This class is suitable for beginners; no crochet experience is necessary. Join us and learn to make this beautiful bag. We have many colors of yarn to choose from or you are welcome to bring your own color choices. If you choose to bring your own yarn you will need 2 x 120 yard balls of worsted medium weight yarn and 1 x 120 yard ball of fingering light yarn.

 

This project will not be completed in the allotted class time but you will be given a crochet hook and a copy of the pattern to complete your bag at home. The imitation leather bottom and adjustable strap is included. All ages are welcome to attend.

August 20, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $20 | Gemstone Bracelet

Join us to make a fun Gemstone Bracelet! We have a large selection of natural gemstone beads such as amethyst, rose quartz, lapis lazu, agate, jasper and many more. We also have shamrock, shell and gemstone charms as well as lava and wood beads to hold essential oils if you choose. Additional bracelets can be made during class for $15 each. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome.

August 27, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $40 | Fairy Moon Wreath

Join us for this enchanting Fairy Moon Wreath class, where we'll guide you through the creation of a whimsical masterpiece that will add a touch of magic to any space! In this class, you'll learn how to combine a wire frame, various color of deco mesh, faux flora and fauna, fairy lights, and a fairy figurine to craft a stunning wreath inspired by the mystical beauty of fairy tales and moonlit nights.

September 3, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Seaglass Tree without lights $35 with lights $40

Create your own unique sea glass tree from our selection of local and cultured sea glass, driftwood, resin and dried starfish, shells and many other decorations on a cedar plank. Warm white or colored fairy lights are also an option for an additional $5. All ages are welcome and all supplies are included.

September 10, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $22-$25 | Macrame Plant Hanger or Mini Plant Hanger

Dive into the art of macramé and create your own stunning plant hanger in this workshop. .With a variety wood beads colors and patterns, you'll have the freedom to customize your creation to reflect your personal style.

All supplies are provided, making it easy for participants of all ages to join in the fun. Whether you're looking to add a touch of bohemian charm to your home decor or seeking a creative outlet to express yourself, this workshop is the perfect opportunity to unleash your creativity and connect with like-minded individuals.

 

Or create your very own mini macramé plant hanger! Perfect for adding a touch of charm to your vehicle, home, or office, these adorable creations are both stylish and versatile.

With a variety of cord colors and colorful wood beads available for selection, you'll have the opportunity to customize your creation to match your personal style and preferences.

Each participant will receive all the necessary supplies, including a faux succulent in a terracotta pot, ensuring that you have everything you need to complete your mini macramé masterpiece. Whether you're a seasoned crafter or trying macramé for the first time, all ages are welcome to join in the fun!

September 17, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Rag Rug $30

Immerse yourself in the timeless art of Amish rag rug weaving in our captivating workshop. With an array of fabric colors and designs to choose from, you'll have the opportunity to craft a rag rug that truly reflects your individual style and preferences. If you have specific colors would like to use, you are welcome to bring your own fabric cut into approximately 2 inch wide strips.

At the end of this class your rug will be about the size of a hot mat; you will need to create more strips to continue making this rug larger at home. No prior experience is necessary—all skill levels are welcome!

September 24, 4:00pm-6:00pm
 $35 | Loom Knit Socks

This class is suitable for beginners; no experience is necessary. Join us and learn how to make these fun and simple loom knit socks. We have many different colors of yarn for you to choose from but you are welcome to bring your own if you want a specific color.

 

We will have a wool blend option and a non-wool mixed blend option due to many wool allergies. You will be given the sock knitting loom kit pictured and a copy of the pattern to continue making these socks at home. We also have an instructional video that can be emailed to you after class. All supplies are included and all ages are welcome

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