From the depths of Covid he started his own little business hand making macrame plant hangers made from locally sourced materials. Fibre Artist Pete or Mr Macrame specialises in working with raw materials into knots and patterns to create exquisite wall hanging, plant hangers and much much more. Pete which has turned from his hobby to his new line of work, taking on commissions, stockists and hosting Macrame workshops at St Kilda Artworks Collective.
Mr Macrame is part of the St Kilda Arts Collective which is an art and design showroom, focus on bringing local artwork and workshops to the St Kilda community. Ran by little local business’ Sam (Flo & Co), Pete (Mr Macrame) & Rus (Visual Artist).