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Learn, make, bake, create, preserve, knit, crochet, embroider, sew – and so much more – with us.


Combining our love of home preserving, baking, needlework, art – in fact, all things handmade – we, Silvana and Janelle, welcome you to join us in learning how.

meet. make. create. enjoy. together

Focussed on experiencing time-honoured creative skills in an encouraging and fun space on Sydney’s North Shore, our workshops are about meeting, making and sharing with a generous heart.

The Mindful Maker Sydney is a collaboration with The Grace Files.

choose your workshop class

Have fun. Bring a friend. Meet new ones. Mindfully make.
Scone Cake

scone high tea

As a special one-off to our classic scone masterclass, this workshop will focus on baking a delicious scone cake, pumpkin scones and ridiculously good cheese scones. All enjoyed with a glass of bubbles!

Learn to Knit class

learn to knit

This class will teach you essential steps, stitches and techniques to ensure you have the confidence to continue your knitting journey at home. For beginners or those wanting a refresher!

TMMS Embroidery 101

embroidery 101

Discover the joy of slow stitching - it's easier than you think. Learn this time-honoured skill and make a gorgeous stitch sampler and mini linen pincushion using basic foundation stitches.

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We respectfully acknowledge that The Mindful Maker Sydney is located on the Country of the Dharug and Guringai peoples. We honour their deep cultural connection and care of the land on which we meet, and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.