When thinking of manly crafts or hobbies I immediately think of woodwork and metalwork, projects such as upholstery maybe, or landscaping, making furniture etc. Plenty of men do jewellery making, toy making or perhaps even whittling. There’s drawing and painting, sculpture, making models, flower arranging. You will be pleased to know that we cater for all these interests and that the dominance of the so called womanly crafts is not as great as it may seem.
- Aircraft modelling
- Stone carving for the home
- Stone carving for the more artistically inclined
- Metal jewellery
- Glass work
- Fly tying
In the craft section you will find subjects including toy making, pyrography, and concrete crafts to name a few, and or course plenty of knitting and needle work – and remember that our friendly staff are always be able to help out.
Perhaps this book could also be inspiring: Kiwi collectors : curious and unusual Kiwi hobbies