Crafts and Hobbies

1CALL20 – Calligraphy

A comprehensive course that will introduce you to a variety of lettering styles, decorated capitals and illumination techniques.
Calligraphy can provide that personal touch to cards, envelopes, certificates, photo albums, invitations, in fact whatever you write. Please pick up materials list on enrolment.

Starts Wednesday 5 February

Time: 10am – 12pm – 8 sessions

Venue: Meeting Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $98.00

Concession: $83.00

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

1FLORG20: Intro to Floristry

This hands-on beginner’s course will teach you a variety of floral arrangements. This course is designed to be a taster course for those who
would like a career in floristry. Course covers WHS wiring, taping, suitability of flowers, costing, care of flowers and different types of flower assembly.

Material costs extra.

Starts: Friday 7th February

Time: 12.30pm – 3pm – 8 sessions

Venue: Craft Room, Gisborne

ACFE Program Costs: $70.00

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

1MACB20 – Macrame for Beginners

You will learn knotting techniques to get you started. All materials are supplied. Take home a colourful key ring and small wall hanging.

Starts: Friday 13 March

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm – 2 sessions

Venue: Meeting Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $90.00

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

1PHOT20 – Natural Light Photography

This course is designed for beginners and those enthusiasts looking to expand their knowledge base of landscape and wildlife photography.
The course will suit all types of cameras from film to compact and SLR digital cameras. It will be an informal and relaxed introduction to how your camera works and the creative elements available to you from the basic camera functions.

Essential: Bring your camera and instruction manual.

Start Date: Thursday 20 February

Time: 12.30pm – 3pm – 5 sessions

Venue: Meeting Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $93.00

Concession: $79.80

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

1POTD20 – Pottery

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.

Starts Thursday 6 February

Time: 9.30am – 12pm – 8 sessions

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Program Costs: $131.60

Concession: $113.60

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

1POTH20 – Pottery – Hand building Only- Tuesday Night

Hand building only.

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.

Start Date: Tuesday 4 February

Time: 7pm – 9.30pm

Sessions: 7

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Program Costs: $115.15

Concession: $99.50

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

1POTN20 – 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.

Start Date: Monday 3 February

Time: 7.00pm – 9.30pm

Sessions: 7

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Program Costs: $115.15

Concession: $99.50

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

1ZEND20 – Zen Drawing

It’s a way to have fun, relax and relieve stress, mind chatter and a way to become more creative. You will be shown 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.

Starts Wednesday 5 February

Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm – 8 sessions

Venue: Craft Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $86.70

Concession: $74.30

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

2CALL20 – Calligraphy

A comprehensive course that will introduce you to a variety of lettering styles, decorated capitals and illumination techniques.
Calligraphy can provide that personal touch to cards, envelopes, certificates, photo albums, invitations, in fact whatever you write. Please pick up materials list on enrolment.

Starts Wednesday 6 May

Time: 9am – 11am – 8 sessions
10am – 12pm – 8 sessions

Venue: Meeting Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $98.00

Concession: $83.00

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

2MACB20 – Macrame for Beginners

You will learn knotting techniques to get you started. All materials are supplied. Take home a colourful key ring and small wall hanging.

Date: Friday 13 March

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm – 2 sessions

Venue: Meeting Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $90.00

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

2PHOT20 – Natural Light Photography

This course is designed for beginners and those enthusiasts looking to expand their knowledge base of landscape and wildlife photography.
The course will suit all types of cameras from film to compact and SLR digital cameras. It will be an informal and relaxed introduction to how your camera works and the creative elements available to you from the basic camera functions.

Essential: Bring your camera and instruction manual.

Start Date: Thursday 7 May

Time: 12.30pm – 3pm – 5 sessions

Venue: Meeting Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $93.00

Concession: $79.80

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

2POTA20 – Pottery

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.

Starts Thursday 23 April

Time: 12.30pm – 3pm – 8 sessions

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Program Costs: $131.60

Concession: $113.60

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

2POTD20 Pottery

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.

Starts: Thursday 23 April

Time: 9.30am – 12pm – 8 sessions

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Program Costs: $131.60

Concession: $113.60

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

2POTN20 – Pottery

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.

Starts Monday 20 April

Time: 7pm – 9.30pm – 8 sessions

Sessions: 8

Venue: Craft Room Gisborne

Program Costs: $131.60Concession: $113.60

Please call the office on 03 5428 3799 for further information

2SILK20 – Silk Painting

Discover the joy of painting on silks, exploring vibrant colours and patterns. This workshop covers graphic imagery using guttas and wax, layering effects and washes as in watercolour techniques. Workshop includes an introduction to simple screen printing using stencils to enhance designs.

All levels welcome.

Materials fee of $25 is to be paid to teacher.

Starts: Saturday 16 May

Time: 10am – 3.30pm – 1 session

Venue: Offsite

Program Cost: $60.00

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

2ZEND20 – Zen Drawing

It’s a way to have fun, relax and relieve stress, mind chatter and a way to become more creative. You will be shown 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.

Starts Wednesday 6 May

Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm – 8 sessions

Venue: Craft Room, Gisborne

Program Costs: $86.70

Concession: $74.30

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