THE DESIGN SERIES: Illustration Embroidery – Happy Cacti Edition with Hooray Hoop

Back by popular demand! Geelong based artist, Hooray Hoop (Jo Cashmore, much loved on Instagram @hoorayhoop) leads a fascinating workshop into the intricate world of embroidery, and guide participants into embroidering their own happy cacti.

This masterclass is part of The Design Series – a series of exclusive National Wool Museum masterclasses exploring creativity with fibre, showcasing creative people and paying tribute to Geelong’s recent designation as a UNESCO City of Design. Explore other Design Series masterclasses at our website:

With the THE DESIGN SERIES, it means that We can go crazy deeply in drawing/ illustrating. You can bring your own favorited cacti or use my template. We will play with watercolour and finish off with different stitching techniques.

All materials provided. Each participant will go home with their own completed artwork, as well as the materials (hoop, threads and needle) to continue at home!

Limited seats available!


Date And Time
Sun., 24 November 2019
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm AEDT


National Wool Museum

26-32 Moorabool Street, Geelong 3220


Ticket cost $38.01 – $43.29 Booking fee applies.


  • Change room facilities
  • First Aid available
  • Seating/viewing areas
  • Toilets available
  • Undercover areas
  • Wheelchair accessible


National Wool Museum


Phone:  03 5272 4701

Associated organisation:  National Wool Museum