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Changing the world, one pom-pom at a time.

Make fun, easy, and deliciously colourful pom-poms to soften the world around you in this vibrant workshop. Learn about the history of craftivism and the power of public art. Ideal for all levels of craftiness (or lack thereof).


KickstART Nook, Ground Level State Library of WA

About Leah Vlatko

Leah Vlatko is a textile artist passionate about redefining what craft means in a contemporary setting. Slowing down and making things by hand, using ethically sourced yarns, and empowering handmade and DIY as a resistance to consumerism and slave labour. Through her practice Vlatko is contributing to the changing narrative of craft as a form of public interaction and collaboration, rather than a tool limited to the domestic woman's sphere.

About the Youth Week WA KickstART Festival

Now in its ninth consecutive year, the 
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    Event Showings

    Thursday 18 April, 10.30am to 12.30pm

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    Free ticketed event

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    State Library of WA

    Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street

    Perth WA 6000

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    ACROD Parking

    Wheelchair access