Craft with the Crew

LEATHER & CHAINMAILLE WORKSHOP

Weta Workshop has kitted out countless armies with chainmaille and leather-adorned costumes for films like The Lord of the Rings and The Chronicles of Narnia. In this hands-on workshop, learn techniques employed by Weta Workshop’s Costume crew as you craft your own keepsake to take home with the guidance of experienced events technicians.

No experience or tools necessary. Just bring yourself and your enthusiasm!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Create your own keepsake from genuine leather and chainmaille
  • Stamp or emboss your own leather pattern, then dye and finish your sample.
  • Learn how to craft a keyring of unique Weta Workshop chainmaille.
  • Gain hands-on tips and techniques from our crew. Each workshop is limited to just 12 people.
  • Take your creation home!
  • Option to combine with the Weta Workshop Tour.

WORKSHOP + TOUR

Combine your creative workshop with the Weta Workshop Tour, to journey through props, costumes & creatures from your favourite films for only $20 more. 

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WHERE TO GO

Weta Workshop’s Group Experience space at 127 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington.

PARKING

Limited on-street parking is available, but fills up fast. Please allow plenty of time to find a park.

PLEASE NOTE

This workshop can be followed by the Weta Workshop Tour. For a full glimpse behind-the-scenes of movie magic, CHECK AVAILABILITY

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