The Raw Workshop, hosted in collaboration with World of Decorative Concrete is the ultimate hack in learning how to make raw products work in your home.

Forget about awkward Pinterest fails and get experts in glass, concrete, DIY, chalk paint and wool to show you how to best use these raw products in your home. Some of the demonstrations will even have the experts helping you make your own products while you’re at HOMEMAKERS Expo!

We recommend grabbing a spot at these daily demonstrations:

concrete WODC raw workshop

World of Decorative Concrete

World of Decorative Concrete (WODC) is the undisputed king of concrete. Join the WODC team in the Raw Workshop as they teach you all about concrete dipping, moulding, casting, glow in the dark concrete and even making your own concrete jewellery.

Get your hands a little dirty and make your own trendy decor piece to take home.

Elle Franco

Elle Franco Raw workshop

The D.I.Y queen herself! We’ve convinced the incredible Elle Franco to reveal her secrets in not one but two step-by-step DIY demonstrations! Find out how to make a vertical living flower wall and a DIY IPAD stand during her interactive demonstrations that will have you falling in love with DIY in no time.

Don’t miss what is sure to be demonstrations full of handy tips, fun and laughter.

Tjhoko Paint

Tjhoko Chalk Paint is a DIYer’s dream product. Join the Tjhoko paint team and learn how to revamp your kitchen cupboards and upcycle in style with this versatile and trendy paint. With their expert help you’ll be the “chalk of the town” in no time!

Raw Workshop YarnThe Yarn Room

Join Jennifer Botha from The Yarn Room has she leads you on an exciting and creative adventure into the  world of wonderful wool. Learn about the difference between yarn and wool and admire the beautiful creations that you can make with it. Let your imagination weave, spin, colour and create!

Smelt Glass Studio

Glass blowing is a rare, beautiful and skilful art that has mesmerised people for centuries. Smelt Glass Studio are bringing in the pros to show you how they make glass beads and displaying some of their functional, decorative and artistic blown glass pieces.

Get ahead of the Raw Comfort trend by grabbing a spot at these expert demonstrations only at Pretoria HOMEMAKERS Expo.

See the full Raw Workshop programme here.