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Card Making Workshop

Course code : 4CARDD17

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There is nothing like receiving a beautifully handmade card! Learn to design and create beautiful and unique personalised cards for all those special people in your life. This class will teach you the basics of card making, including stamping and paper punching. Create unique cards using speciality papers, ribbons and flowers. We show you a combination of styles designed to suit everyone which you can personalise using your choice of colours and themes. Bring along any special embellishments that you may wish to include on any card designs. participants can purchase a kit from the tutor for $5.00. The kit will contain 8-10 cards and include instructions and handy hints and tips. Extra supplies are available from the tutor at fee.

Tutor Helen DOHERTY

Sessions 1

Start Date 11 Nov 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 10.00am

End Time 1.00pm

Venue Class Room, Gisborne

Fee $33.00

Concession

Natural Light Photography

Course code : 4PHOT17

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This course is designed for beginners and those enthusiasts looking to expand their knowledge base of landscape and wildlife photography. Bring your camera and instruction manual.

Tutor Peter RYAN

Sessions 5

Start Date 16 Oct 2017

Day Monday

Start Time 12.30pm

End Time 3.00pm

Venue Classroom 1, Gisborne

Fee $90.00

Concession $76.50

Zendoodling

Course code : 4ZEND17

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Use Zendoodling as a meditative tool.
– Looking for a new way to relax and relieve stress or mind chatter?
– Find the creative side you did not know you possessed
– See how doodling can be transformed to a design.
Step by step instruction
Deign ideas and art guidance.
materials required to bring along:
– paper or A5 drawing book
– gel pens
– Black fine liner (very fine)
– grey lead pencil

Tutor Merle TAIT

Sessions 6

Start Date 25 Oct 2017

Day Wednesday

Start Time 12:30pm

End Time 1.30pm

Venue Meeting Room, Gisborne

Fee $60.00

Concession $51.00

Spa Product Workshop

Course code : 4SPA17

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This workshop will show you how to develop beautiful, naturally based home spa products using natural oils, butters and salts, Create beautiful products from simple ingredients.

Tutor Frosa KATSIS

Sessions 1

Start Date 25 Nov 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 12:00pm

End Time 3.00pm

Venue Craft Room, Gisborne

Fee $99.00

Concession

Pottery – Night Handbuilding only

Course code : 4POTH17

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This class will cover handbuilding, it includes glazing and firing and is suitable for potters who would like to focus more on handbuilding

Tutor Julie LUCK

Sessions 6

Start Date 17 Oct 2017

Day Tuesday

Start Time 7.00pm

End Time 9.00pm

Venue Craft room, Gisborne

Fee $90.00

Concession $72.00

Soap Making

Course code : 4SOAP17

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Learn how to make your own soap! The soap base as well as all the needed ingredients (including fragrances and colours) will be provided. Moulds will also be availible to use.
To give you an idea of what we do, here is a short summary of the type of soaps we will be making: Goats milk soap, Moisturisng soap, Exfoliating soaps ( loofah,jojoba beads, rolled oats, pumice stone), Botanical soaps ( Calendula, chamomile, lavender, rose). Clay soaps ( red, yellow, white and green) Soaps with moisturisng oils such as jojoba, macadamia, Soaps with Aloe Vera.
You will learn the basics of using a melt and pour soap base, how to use all the ingredients to customise your soaps, solve your soap making problems and how to become creative by layering and embedding different bases. If this sounds like fun, then come and join us. If you have done our soy candle making class then you know that it will be worth attending.

Tutor Frosa KATSIS

Sessions 1

Start Date 11 Nov 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 12.00 pm

End Time 3.00 pm

Venue Craftroom, Gisborne

Fee $80.00

Concession

Candle Making

Course code : 4CAND17

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Learn to make your own soy candles for that personalised gift. Soy candles are made with a candle wax which burns longer, smells better and is environmentally friendly. Customise the colour of your candle to your décor. Bring along jars you would like to use for your candles. All other requirements are supplied. Extra supplies are available from the tutor. Kit includes CD with instructions.

Tutor Frosa KATSIS

Sessions 1

Start Date 21 Oct 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 12.00pm

End Time 3:00 pm

Venue Craftroom, Gisborne

Fee $75.00*

Concession

Polymer Clay Jewellery

Course code : 4POLY17

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Enjoy working with colourful plastic modelling clay to produce fun jewellery and small object. Learn simple techniques such as beads, chains and marbling badges, pendant, earring and necklaces. Take home finished items for gifts and self adornment. There is a display at the centre office if you would like to have a look.

Tutor Jo MOTT

Sessions 1

Start Date 02 Dec 2017

Day Saturday

Start Time 10.00am

End Time 2.00pm

Venue Craft Room, Gisborne

Fee $55.00*

Concession