Art & Creativity
Pattern Drafting/Design – Skirt: Monday 7.00 – 9.00 pm (6 weeks) NEW
Learning basic pattern drafting skills you will establish your individually fitted skirt block pattern. From this, you will design and draft the skirt pattern of your choice, fitted to you, ready for sewing. Paper, card and calico materials supplied by the tutor for $20 in addition to course fee.
Tutor: Larisse Hall 25 Feb – 1 Apr Fee $125
“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 16 Mar Fee $75
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.
Tutor: Karen Richards Tuesday 19 Feb – 26 Mar (6 weeks) Fee $105
Tutor: Deb Baker OR Thursday 7 Feb – 28 Mar (8 weeks) Fee $135
Drawing For All Levels: Thursday 6.30 – 9.00 pm (6 weeks)
For beginners through to experienced students. You will explore various drawing approaches with a range of media to develop your observational and expressive skills.
Tutor: Caroline Jones 21 Feb – 28 Mar Fee $150
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 25 Feb – 1 Apr Fee $140
Flax Weaving: Weekend two day workshop 9.30 am – 4.30 pm
Creative, hands-on flax weaving weekend for beginner and intermediate weavers. Beginners will create three small weavings during the weekend, intermediate weavers with previous experience will create one larger kete or backpack.
The workshop will include instruction about flax preparation and harvesting. Come and enjoy learning some new skills, and be happily surprised at how much you can achieve.
Tutor: Maureen Harte 30 Mar – 31 Mar Fee $130