Skip to main content
Font Size
x
Close

Classes & Workshops

We are driven by a vision of nurturing the continuous discovery of diverse and innovative art experiences, through engaging and empowering our diverse communities through the arts.

We believe that all people have the right to recreational activities that inspires imagination and creative learning. We understand that creative activities and engagements within a supportive and positive environment can provide constructive opportunities for people to feel a sense of belonging, fostering community place-making.

Our Education Programme is grounded in our core values of Including and Respecting all people, Responsibility in the way we work and the sustainability of our organisation, Striving for Excellence, and Valuing and Embracing the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and as such, we are committed to providing safe, accessible, enjoyable, and excellent standards of recreational and educational services within the community.

Browse/book our classes below and use the class finder on your left to filter your search!

Download a PDF of our January Holiday Art Programme: https://bit.ly/34g4NT4

Download a PDF of What's On Term 1 & 2 of exhibitions, workshops and classes: https://bit.ly/2PCVOG9

 

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Newsletter Signup

Palette Knife Oil

ONE DAY WORKSHOP

Ages
All Levels
Tuesday

10am-2pm

28 Jan
Non member
$120.00
member
$110.00

Awakening: A Hands-On Artmaking Workshop

ONE DAY WORKSHOP

Ages
All levels
Wednesday

10am-3pm

29 Jan
Non member
$90.00
member
$80.00

Contemporary Art & Graphic Design

Develop ideas and express your creativity to produce stimulating works of art in an exciting and diverse class, encompassing all styles of contemporary art and graphic design imagery.

Ages
All levels
Monday

9:30am - 12:30pm

9 weeks
03 Feb to 30 Mar
Non member
$245.00
member
$215.00

Intaglio Etching

Learn the techniques to produce intaglio etchings using zinc plates, grounds and acid. For the more experienced, Lisz will push boundaries using a variety of technical skills.

Ages
All levels
Monday

9:30am - 12:30pm

9 weeks
03 Feb to 30 Mar
Non member
$245.00
member
$215.00

Expressive Acrylics

Enjoyable and fast-paced, this class explores the versatility and techniques of acrylic paints with emphasis on abstract design principles. Fabulous tutor demos and step-by-step guides.

Ages
All levels
Monday

1:00pm - 4:00pm

9 weeks
03 Feb to 30 Mar
Non member
$245.00
member
$215.00

Monday Morning Clay Making

Make and explore clay with experienced potter and tutor, Paul Pachter in this 3 hour class. Principal techniques around wheel throwing and hand-building will be taught, as well as glazing and some clay/glaze theory. Students can follow techniques taught or be supported in self-directed projects. Firing, glazing and material costs not included.

Ages
All levels
Monday

9:30am - 12:30pm

9 weeks
03 Feb to 30 Mar
Non member
$320.00
member
$305.00

Monday Afternoon Clay Making

Make and explore clay with experienced potter and tutor, Paul Pachter in this 3 hour class. Principal techniques around wheel throwing and hand building will be taught, as well as glazing and some clay/glaze theory. Students can follow techniques taught or be supported in self-directed projects. Firing, glazing and material costs not included.

Ages
All levels
Monday

1.00pm - 4.00pm

9 weeks
03 Feb to 30 Mar
Non member
$320.00
member
$305.00

Monday Evening Clay Making

Wheel throwing and hand building techniques will be taught. Firing, glazing and material costs not included. 

Ages
All levels
Monday

7:00pm - 9:00pm

9 weeks
03 Feb to 30 Mar
Non member
$215.00
member
$205.00

Creative Drawing & Painting

Students will expand their creativity by developing their knowledge and skills in art and design techniques. This class offers chances to experiment with different techniques and media.

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

Ages
7-12 yrs
Monday

4:30pm - 6pm

8 weeks
03 Feb to 23 Mar
Non member
$160.00
young member
$145.00