Crafts and Hobbies

3MACB19 – Macrame for Beginners

In the beginners’ workshop, you will learn the basic knotting techniques to get you started in the art of Macramé.

All materials are supplied for you to create and take home a colourful key ring and small wall hanging.

Tutor: Shari Mitchell

Date: Friday 16th August

Session: 1

Start Time: 9.30am

End Time: 12.30pm

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

3ZEND19 – Zen Drawing

It’s a way to have fun, to relax and relieve stress or mind chatter.

It’s a meditative tool and opens a way to become more creative.

You will be shown step by step how to build up repeated patterns, add some variations of size, colour and contrast till a design appears.

Bring along paper or A5 drawing book, gel pens, black fine liner (very fine) and a grey lead pencil.

Tutor: Merle Tait

Start Date: Wednesday 31st July

End Date: Wednesday 4th September

Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

4CAND19 – Candle Making Workshop

Learn to make your own soy candles for that personalised gift.

Bring along jars you would like to use for your candles.

All other requirements are supplied.

Kit includes CD with instructions.

Tutor: Frosa Katsis

Start Date: Saturday 23rd November

Time: 12pm – 3pm

Session: 1

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

4CAND219 – Candle Making Christmas Workshop

Learn to make your own soy candles for that personalised gift.

Bring along jars you would like to use for your candles.

All other requirements are supplied.

Kit includes CD with instructions.

Tutor: Frosa Katsis

Start Date: Saturday 7th December

Time: 12pm – 3pm

Session: 1

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

4CARD19 – Card Making Christmas Workshop

Learn to design and create beautiful and unique personalized Christmas cards for all those special people in your life this Christmas.

This class will teach you the basics of card making, including stamping and paper punching.

Create unique Christmas cards using specialty papers, ribbons and flowers.

We show you a combination of styles designed to suit everyone which you can personalize using your choice of colours and themes.

Bring along any special embellishments that you may wish to include on any of your card designs.

Participants can purchase a kit from the tutor for $5.00.

The kit will contain 8 – 10 cards and include instructions, handy hints and tips.

Extra supplies are available from the tutor at a fee.

Tutor: Helen Doherty

Date: 26th October

Session: 1

Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

4MACB19 – Macrame for Beginners

In the beginners’ workshop, you will learn the basic knotting techniques to get you started in the art of Macramé.

All materials are supplied for you to create and take home a colourful key ring and small wall hanging.

Tutor: Shari Mitchell

Date: Friday 15th November

Session: 1

Start Time: 9.30am

End Time: 12.30pm

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

4POTA19 – Pottery – Thursday Afternoon

These classes will cover Hand-building, glazing and firing and are suitable for potters of all levels.

Please pick up list of materials on enrolment.

Tutor: Shari Mitchell

Start Date: Thursday 17th October

End Date: Thursday 12th December

Time: 12.30pm – 3.00pm

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

4POTH19 – Pottery – Handbuilding Only – Tuesday Night

These classes will cover hand-building, glazing and firing and are suitable for potters of all levels.

Please pick up list of materials on enrolment.

Tutor: Julie Luck

Start Date: Tuesday 15th October

End Date: Tuesday 10th December

Time: 7.00pm – 9.30pm

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

4POTN19 – Pottery – Monday Night

These classes will cover Hand-building, glazing and firing and are suitable for potters of all levels.

Please pick up list of materials on enrolment.

Tutor: Brandy Monteith

Start Date: Monday 21st October

End Date: Monday 9th December

Time: 7.00pm – 9.30pm

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.

4ZEND19 – Zen Drawing

It’s a way to have fun, to relax and relieve stress or mind chatter.

It’s a meditative tool and opens a way to become more creative.

You will be shown step by step how to build up repeated patterns, add some variations of size, colour and contrast till a design appears.

Bring along paper or A5 drawing book, gel pens, black fine liner (very fine) and a grey lead pencil.

Tutor: Merle Tait

Start Date: Wednesday 30th October

End Date: Wednesday 4th December

Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information.