Our September holiday program will run from 25 September to 4 October, 2018. Download the full program (pdf).
Holiday Workshops - Art Club (9-14) $59ea
Monoprinting Andy Warhol Style
Create some gorgeous monoprints on a topic of your child's choice. Make duplicate prints with our special book printing technique and then colour the set of up to four unique prints with watercolour to create a stunning series. Reference material provided or bring images your child would like to use as a reference, such as a portrait photo of your child or the family pet. Available East Victoria Park: Tues 2 Oct, 1.30 to 3.30pm, Kingsley: Tues 25 Sept, 10.30 to 12.30pm and Nedlands: Mon 1 Oct, 10.30 to 12.30pm
Still Life Drawing - Seed Pods
We will develop your child's drawing skills and techniques and teach them how to draw what they see in this observational workshop. There are techniques that good drawers use to make stunning still life drawings and we can show your child how. We have a range of beautiful seed pods to draw with charcoal or pencil on a range of papers. This workshop is available in Kingsley: Thurs 4 Oct 1 to 3pm and East Victoria Park: Thurs 27 Sept 1.30pm to 3.30pm.
Holiday Workshops - Creative Kids (6-12) $59ea
Patterned Clay Bowls
Be amazed by the wonderful patterned clay bowls the kids will make. They will be taught techniques to work with clay - how to shape, form and weave patterns together. They will then use the techniques learnt to create their own design for a bowl by layering and joining sections together. A fun, hands on three dimensional workshop! Available: East Victoria Park: Tues 2 Oct 10.30 -12.30pm, Nedlands: Wed 26 Sept 10.30 -12.30pm, Kingsley: Thurs 4 Oct 10.30 -12.30pm, Piara Waters: Tues 25 Sep 10.30 -12.30pm.
Join this fun workshop to create cartoon drawings! Find out what makes a cartoon and what artist's do to make their drawings stand out. Kids will have fun creating funny animal cartoons and use watercolour paints to add colour to their creations. Available: Aveley: Wed 3 Oct, 9.30 to 11.30pm, East Victoria Park: Thurs 27 Sept, 10.30 to 12.30pm, Nedlands - Mon 1 Oct, 1 to 3pm, Kingsley - Tues 25 Sept, 1 to 3pm, Piara Waters: Thurs 4 Oct, 10.30 -12.30pm.
We will be exploring the ancient Japanese art of origami or paper folding to create a series of wonderful animals. There are gorgeous printed papers to use as we try out designs to make a koala, butterfly, swan, pigeon, rabbit, penguin, jumping frog. We will make a penguin origami scene as well. Available: Doubleview: Wed 26 Sept 2.00 to 4.00pm, South Fremantle: Tues 2 Oct, 10.00 to 12.00pm.
Holiday Classes - Little Kids (4 to 6 years) $29ea
For all those kids that love dinosaurs, this is the class for you! Listen to an imaginative story about dinosaurs and then have fun making the cutest, colourful dinosaur prints and add hand painted details. Share everything you know about the Brontosaurus, Triceratops and Stegosaurus dinosaurs. Available: East Victoria Park - Thurs 27 Sept, 9.30 to 10.30am, Nedlands - Mon 1 Oct, 9.30 to 10.30am, Kingsley - Thurs 25 Sept, 9.30 to 10.30am, Piara Waters - Thurs 25 Sept, 9.30 to 10.30am
Clay Wind Chimes
Create patterns in clay with lots of fancy rollers and cut out shapes to make a sweet wind chime. An interactive clay class with lots of fun patterns to try out. Develop your child's fine motor skills and have them learn about patterns and mark making. Available: East Victoria Park - Thurs 27 Sept, Nedlands - Wed 26 Sept, Kingsley - Thurs 4 Oct and Piara Waters Tues 25 Sept. all at 9.30 to 10.30am.
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All materials are provided for our 2 hour Creative Kids, Art Club workshops and 1hr Little Kids classes. We have 7 locations in Perth with holiday classes for children from 4 to 14 years of age. Art aprons are provided. Each class is taken by a fully qualified and experienced primary school art teacher with a maximum of twelve students.
The age ranges for classes varies depending on the complexity of the subject matter and the degree of difficulty. Please only enrol your child if they are within the specified age range. Fine motor skills, manual dexterity and concept development have all been taken into account when determining the age range for each workshop. We want your child to have fun and to be able to succeed with their art endeavours! Where there is an overlap of ages between different programs please feel free to choose the classes that best suit your child's interests.