2021 WORKSHOPS | CLASSES | ACTIVITIES
2021 WORKSHOPS | CLASSES | ACTIVITIES
PAPER PEONY WORKSHOP
Thursday 6th May 10.30am–12.30pm OR Saturday 22nd May 10.30am-12.30pm | $75 Learn the art of paper flowers with Louise Seymour. Louise is a stunning bespoke paper flower artist who has created installations for Facebook, Instagram & Westfield & was artist in residence at Gucci. Louise will guide you through the anatomy of a peony & teach you how to create your own using luxurious Italian crepe paper.
Mondays 26th April– 21st June July 10am-12noon | FREE Share a relaxed, fun morning with Local computer whiz, Malcolm and find out how to get the most from your iPad, iPhone or laptop, send emails, manage photos & keep your computer virus free. For beginners and those wanting to learn something new. BYO device to these sessions where YOU choose what YOU want to learn.
PAPER POPPIES WORKSHOP
Saturday 19th June 10.30am- 12.30pm |$75 Another opportunity to join paper artist, Louise Seymour. Louise will guide you through the anatomy of a poppy & teach you how to create your own. The class covers making poppy centres in 2 ways & by the end you will be able to master their whimsical charm in paper .
SOCIAL MEDIA 4 SMALL BUSINESS
Fridays 14th May—2nd July (8 weeks) 4.30-5.30pm | $75 Join marketing whiz, Hayley Clinch, & discover the ins & outs of social media for small business. With 14 years of marketing knowledge, Hayley’s hands on course will include personalised feedback for each student. You’ll tackle a portion of the social media big picture each week from knowing your audience to how to create a social media plan. Hayley will also supply templates for reporting, tracking & a content calendar.
DEEP PEACE MEDITATION
Fridays 4-4.45pm 21st May- 25th June (6 weeks) |$20 Busy, stressed, need time out? Join Shannon and gain the tools to calm and focus your mind. You’ll learn practical relaxation & mindfulness techniques you can use in your life to enhance your mental clarity & wellbeing for greater inner peace & contentment.
CROCHET WEDNESDAYS (FOR BEGINNERS AND EXPERIENCED CROCHETERS)
Wednesdays| 10am to 12 pm| 28th April -23rd June (fortnightly classes for 5 weeks) | $60 Exciting new classes for beginner & experienced crocheters. Learn how to crochet basic stitches, increase/ decrease, decipher symbols & follow patterns. Use your new skills to create beautiful shawls, cowls, beanies, mittens, blankets, bags and more. The possibilities are endless!
CROCHET FRIDAYS (FOR BEGINNERS AND EXPERIENCED CROCHETERS)
Fridays: 9.30 to 11.30am| 23rd April - 25th June (10 wks) $120 OR 1 to 3pm | 23rd April-25th June (10 wks) $120 Exciting new classes for beginner & experienced crocheters. Learn how to crochet basic stitches, increase/ decrease, decipher symbols & follow patterns. Use your new skills to create beautiful shawls, cowls, beanies, mittens, blankets, bags and more. The possibilities are endless!
CACTUS POTS IN CLAY
Friday 28th May |10am-4pm |$60 +$25 to tutor for clay/firing Join local artist, Juliet Widdows, and learn slab building techniques & simple construction methods to create your own unique quirky cactus pots and pieces.
Lemandra Basket Weaving
Saturday 5th June 10am–1pm |$35 Join artist and weaver, Monika, and hand weave a quaint, organic basket with Lemandra. Lemandra is an indigenous plant that is easy to grow, easy to collect, and traditionally used for weaving. You’ll learn a weaving technique that may be utilized for other artistic endeavors, where the style comes from, and more about the plant. (Materials included)
Friday 14th May 11-1pm |$70 + $5 payable direct to tutor for ingredients Say NO to Palm Oil & chemicals! Learn to make sustainable vegan olive & organic coconut oil cold process soap & take home approx. 5 bars of soap. (BYO bring empty milk carton, rubber gloves & wear clothing to protect skin & closed shoes.)
INTRODUCTION TO FENG SHUI
Saturday 26th June 10.30am-1.30pm |$75 Stuck inside for winter? Explore traditional Feng Shui & learn to enhance the flow of energy, Qi, in your home. This class will cover the history of Feng Shui, Form School, the ancient principle of Wind & Water, the 5 types of Qi & more. BYO house plan to start your own home audit.
INTRO TO TURKISH COOKING
Dates coming! 10am-12noon |$45 + $15 to pay tutor for ingredients Join Arzu for an entertaining cooking and cultural afternoon to make 4 delicious dishes. Arzu will share her experience of being Turkish and talk about the Mediterranean and Middle Eastern influences that contribute to Turkish food. Cook, dine and have fun (BYO apron and 4 containers)
Baklava & Gozleme Workshop
Dates coming! 6-8pm |$45 + $15 pay tutor for ingredients Learn to make delicious Gozleme from scratch and the easy way to make sweet nutty Baklava in a short time. You’ll also make traditional Turkish coffee and Arzu will share music and stories about her life in Istanbul. (BYO apron, containers and an oven tray)
PREPARE FOR THE BARE ROOT FRUIT SEASON
Sunday 23rd May 10am-4pm | $95 Class held at Mt Telopea Permaculture Farm Prepare soils, design and implement swales to get your trees off to a great start and reduce your long term watering needs (BYO lunch)
DESIGN YOUR OWN ORCHARD
Monday 14th June 10am-4pm | $95 Class held at Mt Telopea Permaculture Farm Design a backyard, to an orchard & learn how to choose which tree goes where and why to ensure the best growth for that species of fruit. Also design how you would fill your own netted enclosure. (BYO lunch)
GROWING AVOCADOS IN MELBOURNE
Sunday 2nd May 10am-4pm | $95 Class held at Mt Telopea Permaculture Farm Pete, the tutor has grown avocado trees in Olinda/Monbulk since the 90’s successfully, 14 varieties! Come along and learn simple tricks to grow your own healthy fruiting avocadoes (BYO lunch)