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Fold away Space

Create an imaginary world that folds away! First draw shapes then using some drawing skills we will turn them into 3D spaces. Travel from room to room using your imagination. What will you draw? Possibilities are unlimited when we are creative.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
5 - 11 years
Friday

10am - 3pm

21 Jan
Non member
$65.00
young member
$60.00

Ball Mazes

Let's track the path around MAC! What other tracks and paths can we find outside for our research? Then, create twisting, winding, turning pathways and tunnels to make a ball maze from clay. 

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
7 - 11 years
Friday

10am - 3pm

21 Jan
Non member
$75.00
young member
$70.00

I can't draw unless I practice

Practice how people move, starting with a stick figure. With lots of practice turn your stick figure into a real person. Next, take your person on an adventure. I can't draw unless I practice!

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
5 - 11 years
Monday

10am - 3pm

24 Jan
Non member
$65.00
young member
$60.00

Animal Tree

For our creative research let's go to the MAC garden for inspiration from the tall trees. Next, learn to use the coil technique to build a tower or a tree. What animals will be living there? 

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
7 - 11 years
Monday

10am - 3pm

24 Jan
Non member
$75.00
young member
$70.00

Funny Faces

Draw & paint a self-portrait in the style of Picasso - lots of fun and bright colours.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
7 - 11 years
Tuesday

10am - 3pm

25 Jan
Non member
$65.00
young member
$60.00

Over the Rainbow

Create an imaginary world full of  the magical things that might be at the end of a rainbow. We will also draw and go outside into the wonderful MAC garden for our creative research!

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
6 - 11 years
Tuesday

10am - 3pm

25 Jan
Non member
$75.00
young member
$70.00

Topsy turvy faces

What if faces were different? What if you had 1 eye? Maybe your mouth was on your forehead. Or perhaps your face was half red and half blue. Let's create these fun portraits taking inspiration from the Cubist movement made famous by artist Pablo Picasso.

 

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
8 - 11 years
Wednesday

10am - 3pm

26 Jan
Non member
$65.00
young member
$60.00

Exploring in Black and White

Handbuild forms with texture and white slip. Learn to build a form with a simple pinch and coil method - experiment with the form finishes of texture 3D slip and thin slip. Participants can make up to three forms.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
12 -18 years
Thursday

10am - 3pm 

27 Jan
Non member
$75.00
young member
$70.00

Happy Self-Portrait

Smile! Create your very own happy self-portrait. Estel will show you how by using lots of fun drawing & painting tips & techniques.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
7 - 11 years
Thursday

10am - 3pm

27 Jan
Non member
$65.00
young member
$60.00

Dazzling Fashion

Create your own dazzling Fashion garment for a special occasion. Will you be creating for a ball, maybe a fairy party or perhaps a rock concert! What sort of an outfit will it be? And what accessories? Would there be a crown? Or perhaps a pet, maybe a hat! Would you use glitter or maybe beads!? Let your imagination run wild while you design and learn fashion drawing and design using mixed media.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
7 - 11 years
Friday

10am - 3pm

28 Jan
Non member
$65.00
young member
$60.00

The Clay Club

Explore the exciting world of ceramics and learn basic clay techniques such as making pinch pots, slab building, joining and surface decoration. We will experiment with flowers and natural materials and you are welcome to bring a photo of your pet or favourite animal!

Ages
7 - 11 years
Friday

10am-3pm

28 Jan
Non member
$75.00
young member
$70.00

Free Presentation: Introduction to Contemporary Art

Join us for a free introduction to Contemporary Art with artist Mike Peebles. Mike will provide insight into his approach towards nurturing and developing your own art practice. 

Tuesday

1pm-1.30pm

01 Feb
Non member
$0.00
member
$0.00

Free Demonstration - Create an Oil Painting

Come along to a free step by step demonstration on the techniques to create an oil painting with experienced tutor and practising artist Annette Dickison. Oil paints can be made water-mixable, odourless, non-toxic and pleasant to use. This demonstration will show you some handy tricks and tips. There will be an opportunity to join Annette's Oil Painting class on Thursday afternoons starting in Term One. Suitable all levels, beginner through to advanced. 

 

Thursday

1pm-4pm

03 Feb
Non member
$0.00
member
$0.00

Intermediate Painting

This class will focus on drawing skills such as composition, perspective, drawing techniques and cartooning. Students will then use this as a basis to develop a painting.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
12- 17 years
Tuesday

4:30pm - 6pm

8 weeks
08 Feb to 29 Mar
Non member
$190.00
young member
$175.00

Tuesday Introduction to Clay

Get to know clay - how it works and what you can do with it. Learn basic techniques to help you bring your ideas to life.

***Students must be within the stated age range.***

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Ages
8 -11 years
Tuesday

4:30pm - 6pm

8 weeks
08 Feb to 29 Mar
Non member
$210.00
young member
$195.00