Get ready to get botanical, Brisbane—West Village is hosting an unbeleafable plant market! Taking over on Sunday, 16 June, The Plant Market will be blooming with hand-made and locally grown products from plant-loving creatives.
An event dedicated to bringing together Brisbane creatives who are obsessed with all things plants, The Plant Market will have everything from indoor plants to brighten up your home or office to large established plants for your gardens and verandahs.
As well as being a paradise for picking up your newest home addition, The Plant Market is also bringing along their famous plant adoption centre, where you can leave your unloved or neglected plants at the adoption centre for someone with a greener thumb! Plant lovers can pick up a free unloved plant in the hopes they can be restored to their former verdancy!
With a line-up sure to inspire your inner garden goddess, visitors can expect potted plants as well as terrariums, kokedamas and macrame from All the Green Things, mounted ferns from The Plant Market, plant-themed gifts and kokedamas from Max and Mort, and stunning florals and succulent cuttings from Soul Pantry.
Other unmissable vendors at The Plant Market include botanical bling from September Creative, handmade ceramics from Billeta, plants and macrame from Luvia Designs, succulents from Succulent Mummas, and the cutest cactus cookies and macarons by Hansel and Gretel Cakes!
Alongside introducing you to your new favourite statement cactus, The Plant Market is also offering a range of botanical-based ticketed workshops!
10:00 AM – West Village Gardener – Indoor and outdoor pot plants
Calling all green thumbs (and aspiring green thumbs)! West Village is pleased to offer a special 45-minute express gardener workshop with resident gardening expert Adrian Lenthall.
Join Adrian in the sensory garden as he shares his knowledge and tips on indoor and outdoor pot plants, from selecting the best plant varieties for your environment to how to keep them thriving!
11:00 AM – Succulent Mamas – Beginner’s guide to succulents
Come and get dirty with Amelia for a mini succulent arrangement workshop. You’ll be given a run-down on how to care for your succulents, as well as different propagation techniques, before making a mini arrangement to take home!
12:00 noon – Lazer Unicorn – Make your own house plant earrings
Not so good at keeping your plants alive? We have the perfect plant-friendly option!
Join Lazer Unicorn for a fun-filled workshop at which you will make a pair of customised house plant earrings. You’ll leave with a take-home kit and a mini plant-themed earring board!
1:00 PM – All the Green Things – Kokedama workshop
Get your hands dirty while you make your very own kokedama! Learn the ancient art of kokedama with a fun, modern twist.
Kokedama (meaning moss ball) is the artform of wrapping plants with soil, moss and twine to create a sculpted ball or base from which the plant can flourish and grow. You will learn how to make kokedama with either a leafy indoor plant or a lovely succulent to take home. The workshop will cover tips and tricks for the modern kokedama artist, as well as advice on looking after your kokedama so it can thrive.
The Plant Market
Sunday, 16 June
West Village: 97 Boundary Street, West End
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