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Art

Art Workshop - Drawing and Sketching

1 day

$119.00 incl. GST

Drawing doesn’t mean trailing a line around things - it means seeing and reporting the relationships between things. Learn the basics in this one-day workshop.

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Bob Ross Landscape Painting Workshop (held in Seaview, Lower Hutt)

1 day

$149.00 incl. GST

NZ’s first Certified Bob Ross Instructor, Malcolm Sime, will prove to you that if you can hold a pen and write, you can hold a brush and paint. Come along and create a landscape oil painting from scratch to take away at the end of the day! All art materials included in course fee.

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Calligraphy - Italic Script

1 day

$125.00 incl. GST

An inspirational workshop where you'll leave enthused about calligraphy and its practical day-to-day use.

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Calligratherapy - Beginners

5 weeks

$135.00 incl. GST

Calligratherapy combines science journalist James Nestor's theory on proper breathing with the philosophy of ancient Chinese calligraphy to promote a state of optimal wellbeing. Over five weeks, you will develop and practice the awareness of healthy breathing while learning new techniques of Chinese soft brush calligraphy covering five different scripts. All materials included in course fee.

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Create Beaded Jewellery or Revive Old Beaded Jewellery - Beginners

1 day

$110.00 incl. GST

Creating new pieces or repairing old treasures can be easy and fun once you know some basic techniques and design skills. You will be able to make 2 types of bracelet, 2 sets of earrings, 2 necklaces and a pendant. All materials included in course fee. All materials included in course fee.

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Drawing and Painting a Portrait

4 weeks

$159.00 incl. GST

Using the classic rules of proportion you will develop the skills to draw a portrait of a person following the steps and techniques to develop skills. You will use a pencil to draw a live model from various angles and from photographs and finally complete a portrait in watercolour paints.

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Drawing for Beginners

4 weeks

$140.00 incl. GST

Always wanted to know how to draw but never had the chance to learn? Join our experienced tutor and get confident with the basics of drawing.

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Drawing and Painting for Beginners

4 weeks

$159.00 incl. GST

Explore a range of painting and drawing techniques from ink and watercolour to impasto and realism using acrylic paint.

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Junk Journaling

1 day

$139.00 incl. GST

Make your own journal using recycled materials and personal 2-D mementos to embellish each page. Beginners and those with some experience are welcome to join this class to create a handmade book from cover to content! Ideal for gifts or personal use as a keepsake for materials that spark memories, inspiration and joy.

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Life Drawing - Beginners

4 weeks

$159.00 incl. GST

Life drawing is a basic staple for all artists. This course will assist you in developing the necessary skills required to render the human form in a 2D manner.

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Nature Drawing and Journaling

1 day

$105.00 incl. GST

Do you want to take a slower look at the natural world around you? Whether it's a beach find, an interesting plant or capturing wildlife on the go? This course will give you some basic painting and drawing skills to capture these observations and discuss some ideas for sketchbook layouts to tell the story. A list of materials required (approximate cost $60) will be sent out when course numbers are confirmed.

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Oil Painting Workshop

½ day

$125.00 incl. GST

Beginner painters and intermediate artists alike are welcome to this hands-on workshop in oils, one of the oldest and most storied mediums. Most materials included in course fee - you will need to bring your own bristle brushes and an idea for your painting.

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Painting & Pizza in Seaview (Bob Ross Style - Lower Hutt)

1 day

$79.00 incl. GST

Bob Ross Painting Techniques! Make sure your week ends in style with a relaxing "Paint & Pizza" Friday evening! Enjoy meeting other like-minded people over some pizza, and then move on to creating your own painting. All materials (and pizza!) included in course fee.

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Zentangle® Method - Beginners

1 day

$139.00 incl. GST

Zentangle® method is an easy to learn, relaxing and fun method to create amazing images by drawing structured patterns. If you can hold a pen, you can do this! In this course you will learn to make beautiful zen-art, following the 8 steps of the Zentangle® method from a certified Zentangle teacher. All materials included in course fee.

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Watercolour Basics

4 weeks

$165.00 incl. GST

A chance to experiment with watercolour paints and different sorts of paper - no experience needed. All materials included in course fee.

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Craft

Beeswax Candle Making

2 hours

$59.00 incl. GST

Come along and find out how easy it is to make your very own beeswax candles to give your home a delightful ambience! All materials included in course fee.

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Christmas Wreath

2 hours

$99.00 incl. GST

Come make a Christmas wreath using a combination of evergreen fresh foliage and dried flowers.

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Create Beaded Jewellery or Revive Old Beaded Jewellery - Beginners

1 day

$110.00 incl. GST

Creating new pieces or repairing old treasures can be easy and fun once you know some basic techniques and design skills. You will be able to make 2 types of bracelet, 2 sets of earrings, 2 necklaces and a pendant. All materials included in course fee. All materials included in course fee.

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Crochet for Calmness

4 weeks

$129.00 incl. GST

Crochet is great for settling the mind and encouraging relaxation. Learn to do basic stitches, read patterns and complete projects in a relaxed and friendly space – left handers very welcome. Please bring some 4 or 8 ply smooth yarn and a crochet hook.

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Crochet for Calmness – Next Step

4 weeks

$129.00 incl. GST

If you’re confident with your single and double stitches, then you’re ready for the next step! Join our friendly and fun sessions making little crochet projects and learn how to make trebles, picot and scallop edgings, textured crochet stitches, practise some mindfulness and more! Please bring some 4 or 8 ply smooth yarn and a crochet hook.

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