Art & Creativity
Jewellery Making, Repairing & Revamping: Thursday 6.30 – 9.00 pm (6 weeks)
Learn the fundamentals of bead, wire and braid-work as well as all the basic skills you’ll need in repairing or revamping your existing jewellery and creating your own unique designs from scratch. Through demonstrations and individual projects, we’ll explore methods of upcycling and re-purposing old jewellery and found objects. Some basic materials provided.
Tutor: Ruth O’Connell 22 Oct – 26 Nov Fee $155
“Shabby Chic” One Day Workshop: Saturday 10.00 am – 4.00 pm
Shabby Chic is inspired by French and Italian interior design styles. Learn how to distress, apply texture and transfer images onto your piece of furniture. Bring a small piece of furniture.
Tutor: Margaret Klink 14 Nov Fee $80
Sewing With Confidence: 7.00 – 9.00 pm (6 or 8 weeks)
For beginners to experienced sewers. Improve your confidence in using the sewing machine, over-locker, choosing patterns and fabrics. Students each work on their own chosen garment/item.
Tutor: Karen Richards Tuesday 27 Oct – 1 Dec Fee $110
Tutor: Deb Baker OR Thursday 15 Oct – 3 Dec Fee $140
Painting For All Levels: Monday 6.30 – 9.00 pm (6 weeks)
A fun and relaxed painting class for the beginner through to the experienced artist. Choose your medium to paint in (eg: acrylics, oils or watercolours). Each session will begin with a short introduction on a different subject (eg: colour theory, values, perspective, figures, composition, painting from live vs. photograph). Then the lesson will continue “one on one” to further develop and explore your own subject and style. Paint from a still life or your photograph.
Tutor: Nicole Russell 19 Oct – 30 Nov (no class 26 Oct) Fee $145