Art & Craft Ballarat

Crafts Council of Ballarat, P.O.Box 24W, BALLARAT.
The Craft Council of Ballarat is a non-profit community organisation which represents Ballarat crafts and crafts people.
   
 
Creswick Woollen Mills, Railway Parade, (Off Clunes/Midlands Hwy) CRESWICK, 3363 Phone: (03) 5345 2202
Creswick Woollen Mills now stock a great range of natural fibre knitwear for men, women and children, including ugg boots and the great RM Williams. Unique products created at the mill include Alpaca blankets, throws and accessories. . Factory outlet – Open 7 days: 10.00am - 5.00pm. Enjoy a morning coffee in our new coffee shop, see live operational machinery and don't forget to visit our baby alpacas!
   
 
Greenhalgh Tannery, 856 Greenhalghs Rd, BUNKERS HILL. Phone: (03) 5342 4304
Tanners of the highest quality leathers for the saddlery and craft trades. Leather bags, belts and other products. Sheepskin and other hide products. A wholly Australian owned family business, founded in 1865 in the Ballarat region. Descriptions of all leathers produced can be viewed at the website.
   
 
Katsui Studio, 3851 Midlands Highway, EGANSTOWN. Phone: (03) 5348 1910
Hand-painted and handmade contemporary textiles that are fun and colourful portraying Australian animals, wine and food themes. Including aprons, backpacks, bags, cushions, placemats and tea towels. View the Katsui range and purchase online at the website.
   
 
Millrose Quilting and Gallery, Main Road, BALLAN. Phone: (03) 5368 2999
We invite you to visit our patchwork and quilting supply shop and gallery situated right next door to the beautiful and historic Mill Cottage Café and Restaurant in Ballan. Our fabrics include Liberty of London, Kaffe Fassett and many more. Classes and exhibitions are held throughout the year, so consider joining us for a wonderful day of stitching and great food, great company and lots of fun.
   
 
Sovereign Needlework, 215 Mair St, BALLARAT. 3350. Phone: (03) 5332 1782
Ballarat's largest supplier of "Fine Needlework". Sovereign Needlework has been an institution in Ballarat for many years and a necessary shopping spot for all craft lovers.
   
 
Tailored Strands, Alpaca Yarns, Gallery & Wholesaler, PO Box 368, CRESWICK 3363. Phone: (03) 5345 6169
Tailored Strands Gallery - Alpaca from paddock to person: animals, fleeces, yarns, garments and accessories all at one location (Groups welcome by appointment please)
   
 
The Mining Exchange Gold Shop, Mining Exchange/Lydiard St Sth, BALLARAT 3350. Phone: (03) 53 334242
The Mining Exchange Gold Shop has hundreds of natural gold nuggets to choose from, as well as inexpensive gold souvenirs. The Gold Shop also has available an extensive range of specialist gold related books and maps. Metal detectors are available for hire to help you discover for yourself the excitement of Gold.
   
 
Woolshed Clothing, 48 Armstrong St Nth, (Cnr Mair & Armstrong St) BALLARAT. 3350.Phone: (03) 5333 3550
 An extensive range of Australian made garments including wool blend denim jeans, moleskins, jackets, skirts, rugby tops, hats and accessories - ideal for the Australian and overseas traveller. 
   
 
Union Bank Arts Centre Arts Workshop Facilities, 22 Fraser Street, Clunes. 3370. Phone: (03) 5345 3755
The Arts Centre is housed in the original bank which is now a classified heritage building.  It's Arts Workshop Facilities cater to Special Interest Groups with a number of Weekend Packages eg, Health, Craft and the Arts.
Self Catering Accommodation and  Studio Space is available. Please phone to discuss your requirements.