Watercolour with Elizabeth Barnett presented by Guild of Objects
Jul
29
12:00 pm12:00

Watercolour with Elizabeth Barnett presented by Guild of Objects

  • Guild of Objects

Learn the art of watercolour painting with artist Elizabeth Barnett. Elizabeth will guide you through some watercolour basics, including what materials to use, how to mix colours and developing your own style. Create a still life scene based on beautiful pieces from Guild of Objects!

Introduction to Weaving Course presented by Handweavers & Spinners
Jul
30
Sep 4

Introduction to Weaving Course presented by Handweavers & Spinners

  • Handweavers & Spinners Guild Rooms

Enjoy the satisfaction of weaving your own cloth!  This comprehensive introductory course guides you in the use of a 4 shaft table loom. Cost includes sample yarn and the hire of a loom to take home between classes. No previous experience required. 

Resin Workshops presented by Candu Creative
Aug
1
Aug 31

Resin Workshops presented by Candu Creative

  • Candu Creative

Candu Creative offers a range of classes in resin art, jewellery and homewares throughout the month of August. Our experienced teachers provide guidance and help students to realise their creative goals in the class. 

Wheel in a Day presented by Wendy Jagger Studio
Aug
5
Aug 19

Wheel in a Day presented by Wendy Jagger Studio

  • Wendy Jagger Studio

Escape to the High Country and learn to throw on the potter’s wheel with Wendy Jagger. Create your own collection of functional beakers and bowls, enjoy a delicious lunch with alpine views and receive your glaze fired work a few weeks later. No experience necessary!

Arm Knitting Workshop presented by Dee Varel
Aug
5
Aug 27

Arm Knitting Workshop presented by Dee Varel

  • Miss Marmalade

Knit and wear in 20 minutes! Using only your hands and arms, the Arm Knitting workshop is perfect for first timers, beginners and avid knitters! With specially sourced 100% chunky wool yarn, knit your own cowl and wear the same day!   

Crafting Glass Presented by Blue Dog Glass Studio
Aug
6
10:00 am10:00

Crafting Glass Presented by Blue Dog Glass Studio

  • Blue Dog Glass Studio

Visit our studio and make your own beautiful glass artwork. Screen print a coaster or mini plate, try some flameworking over a torch, or cut and shape a glass design for fusing. We supply the materials and tools. You just bring your creativity and enthusiasm!

Weaving Memories presented by ArtPlay
Aug
9
10:30 am10:30

Weaving Memories presented by ArtPlay

  • ArtPlay (Birarrung Marr, Behind Federation Square)

Learn basket weaving with Wadi Wadi, Yorta Yorta, and Ngarrindgeri artist, Glenda Nicholls. Use natural twine to weave your own basket to store treasured items, decorated with ochre, feathers and beads. Ages: 6 - 8 (10.30am - 12pm) and 7 - 10 (2pm - 3.30pm)

Couples' Pottery featuring Adriana Christianson
Aug
11
Aug 19

Couples' Pottery featuring Adriana Christianson

  • Box Hill Community Arts Centre

Need a new idea for date night? Bring along your special someone and learn to throw pottery on the wheel in this fun and relaxed two-week course. Work together to produce 2 pieces to be decorated in a stoneware glaze of your choice.

Silver Ring Making Workshop presented by Jeanette Dyke
Aug
12
Aug 20

Silver Ring Making Workshop presented by Jeanette Dyke

  • Montsalvat Arts Centre

Make your own silver ring in this one day workshop, with jeweller Jeanette Dyke. Set in her stunning studio in the creative environment of Montsalvat Arts Centre. Everything is provided; silver, tools, you don't have to bring a thing! No prior experience required.

Artist for a Day presented by Brunswick kids
Aug
12
12:00 pm12:00

Artist for a Day presented by Brunswick kids

  • The Green Pea Boat Studio

Brunswick kids, Tog & Pini and Claire Richie invite you to explore the creative potential of your little one within a vibrant Artists studio in Brunswick. This workshop will provoke your child's imagination and senses through paint and play. Prepare to get messy!!! Ages 2-4. 

Saori Weaving featuring Heather Walters
Aug
13
10:00 am10:00

Saori Weaving featuring Heather Walters

  • Box Hill Community Arts Centre

Developed in Japan over 40 years ago, Saori is an exciting way of weaving which allows anyone to spontaneously create unique hand woven cloth. Using weaving looms and a variety of yarns, participants can choose to make a scarf, bag, wall art or table mat.

Foliage Illustration Workshop presented by Put Your Heart Into It
Aug
17
6:30 pm18:30

Foliage Illustration Workshop presented by Put Your Heart Into It

  • Big Bang Studios

In this workshop Jessie Rose Ford will guide you through the process of painting a realistic leaf. Beginning with drawing, you will learn skills in observing tonal variation, mixing greens and how to paint shine and detail using watercolour. All levels of experience are welcome.

Ceramics & Leather Workshop presented by Assemble Spaces
Aug
19
Aug 20

Ceramics & Leather Workshop presented by Assemble Spaces

  • Seventh Gallery

Assemble Spaces is a place to creatively come together, learn new skills, have fun and walk away feeling inspired. Bringing together local makers to share their knowledge, skills and passion with you across our bespoke workshops programme.

Day Dreamers Crafternoon presented by Your Sleepy Sista
Aug
20
1:00 pm13:00

Day Dreamers Crafternoon presented by Your Sleepy Sista

  • Clyde St Community Hall

Join your Sleepy Sista for a special Crafternoon for people living with PTSD & Narcolepsy and raise awareness about sleep health, community access and inclusion, through an art, craft making, physical theatre and storytelling workshop.  

Plant Painting with Artist Dawn Tan presented by Dawn Tan
Aug
27
9:30 am09:30

Plant Painting with Artist Dawn Tan presented by Dawn Tan

  • South Melbourne Market Kitchen

Spend a morning with Melbourne artist Dawn Tan! Learn how to use fun watercolour techniques and materials to creatively paint interesting floral and plant specimens provided by the market’s florist, Azalea. Emerald Deli will also be providing delicious bites along the way!

Focus on Flowers Art Workshop presented by Jessie Rose Ford
Aug
27
10:00 am10:00

Focus on Flowers Art Workshop presented by Jessie Rose Ford

  • Paper Empire

In this one day workshop artist Jessie Rose Ford will guide you through drawing and painting a flower in a realistic botanical illustration style. We will learn basic botany, colour theory and painting techniques using watercolour. All levels of experience are welcome.

Monoprinting featuring Roma McLaughlin
Aug
27
10:00 am10:00

Monoprinting featuring Roma McLaughlin

  • Box Hill Community Arts Centre

Come along and discover the art of monoprinting, a painterly method of printmaking. Students will learn the different techniques of this art form to make their own unique series of prints.

Artist for a day presented by Brunswick Kids
Oct
12
12:00 pm12:00

Artist for a day presented by Brunswick Kids

  • The Green Pea Boat Artists Studios

Brunswick kids, Tog and Pini,together with Claire Richie invite you to explore the creative potential of your little bub within a vibrant Artists Studio in Brunswick. This workshop will inspire your child's imagination and senses through paint and play. Prepare to get messy! Ages 2-4