Planned Workshops

Michelle Dawson was part of Western Quilt Circle in west Auckland for many years and learnt a great number of tips and tricks.  Since moving to Greytown in 2020 to own Greyfriars Motel (, Michelle owned a gift shop for 2.5 years and has a great craft room for knitting, sewing and quilting.  As part of Greytown's Festival of Christmas, Michelle is sharing some of her favourite projects with you.

For more information contact Michelle on 021 148 6888.

Make Your Own Christmas Tree Quilt Workshop

This quilting workshop is part of Greytown's Festival of Christmas.  Spend a day cutting and sewing a Christmas Tree Quilt to add some colour to your walls during the festive season or hang your precious decorations out of the way of your pets.  Learn about accurate cutting & sewing, half square triangles and learning tricks like chain sewing and more.   

Size: 40.5” (~103cm) wide x 47.5” (~120.5cm) long

Fabric:  The material list will be provided

If you are staying in Greytown, enjoy all the mid-winter Christmas lights, window displays and decorations at night.  Bring a group and have some fun.