Category Archives: St Kilda Gatehouse

Iced Vovo’s And Christmas (Trees) In July

Last Friday at sewing group the Greeves St Project volunteers finished a huge number of Christmas tree decorations. That’s right. We are already preparing for the December trade. A volunteer brought her beautiful 7 year old daughter and one of … Continue reading

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Well Done To Our 3rd Graduate!

This amazing woman has persevered through hardship to turn up to 10 weeks worth of the Greeves St. Project to graduate with her sewing machine today. We understand participants may not make it to the group over ten consecutive weeks … Continue reading

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Graduate Number 2!

It seems a long time since the woman holding this beautiful embroidered button she’d just finished, began her involvement with the Greeves St. project. But, I think anyway, that is because we have grown to know her and love her … Continue reading

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New Greeves St. Products For 2015

Gorgeous heart-shaped Christmas decorations will be available later in 2016. Watch this space. Tablet or laptop covers, fully lined and padded out for safe handling. Standard sizes available.

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Christmas Greetings

The Greeves St. sewing project began, in partnership with Urban Seed, over ten weeks ago. One woman has already graduated with a sewing kit and sewing machine. Two more women will finish the ten week program early next year. We … Continue reading

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Introducing Contributing Artist No. 8: Rona Green

Rona Green’s fantastical figurative prints, poppets, paintings and drawings explore ideas about identity. Specifically, her interest is in the potential of the body to be a vehicle for story by means of transformative devices, particularly anthropomorphism and body decoration. The … Continue reading

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More Wheat Bags Available At The Grumpy Swimmer, Elwood

Love this shop. It is good for books and good for homewares. And I love that they love us! You can out more about The Grumpy Swimmer here.

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