Wyreena term art and craft classes

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Each term, Wyreena Community Arts Centre offers a range of short and ongoing courses in the creative arts, where beginners and the more experienced are always catered for. Courses include painting and drawing, pottery, sculpture, mosaics, relaxation classes and much more. Adult, children and adults with a disability classes are available. 

The Conservatory Café is open for take-away service and has a delicious menu on offer. 

Term 1 2024 brochure available now! 

Download the brochure(PDF, 2MB)

Online enrolment is available from 9am Monday 4 December.

Term 4 - courses and classes

Some classes and courses book out very quickly. Please use the booking link in each event listing to check availability. Be the first to hear when bookings go live by signing up to our email notifications.

Our Term 4 program offers adult and children’s classes, download our brochure or book into a class below:

Adults courses

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Drawing and painting

Students will enhance their skills using mediums including pencil, pastel, acrylics and charcoal. All levels are catered for.

  • Tuesday: 3 October - 5 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 9.30am to 12pm 
  • Tutor: Rachael Hammond
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
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Drawing and painting

Students will enhance their skills using mediums including pencil, pastel, acrylics and charcoal. All levels are catered for.

  • Tuesday: 3 October - 5 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 6:30pm to 8.30pm
  • Tutor: Rachael Hammond
  • Cost: $270 plus materials (conc. $261)
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Drawing and painting

Students will enhance their skills using mediums including pencil, pastel, acrylics and charcoal. All levels are catered for.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 1pm to 3pm 
  • Tutor: Rachael Hammond
  • Cost: $270 plus materials (conc. $261)
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Botanic and Wildlife - drawing nature

Journey through nature with art by learning to realistically draw and paint botanic and wildlife subjects in a variety of mediums including graphite, watercolour, ink pen and coloured pencil. All levels catered for.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm 
  • Tutor: Rachael Hammond
  • Cost: $270 plus materials (conc. $261)
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Contemporary art with open medium

This class will cater to your personal style and chosen medium. All levels catered for.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 1pm to 3pm 
  • Tutor: Liezel Van Der Linde
  • Cost: $270 plus materials (conc. $261)
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The Nature Journal Habit

Learn new observation and nature journal techniques for your everyday life. You will gain confidence, joy, wonder, and immediately feel how it benefits our minds and bodies. All levels catered for.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm 
  • Tutor: Amy Diana
  • Cost: $270 plus materials (conc. $261)  
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Oils & acrylic painting

Still life, landscape, contemporary or abstract - bring your own subject or ask the tutor. Colour, composition and technique - all levels are catered for.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 9.30am to 11.30am
  • Tutor: Martina Cleven
  • Cost: $270 plus materials (conc. $261)
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Watercolours

Learn about composition and how to wash and layer colour. All levels are catered for.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 9.30am to 12pm
  • Tutor: Liezel Van Der Linde
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
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Mosaics

Design artworks out of tiles, glass and broken china using techniques required to create table tops, plaques, pots or anything else you like. All levels are catered for.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 1pm to 3:30pm 
  • Tutor: Kathy Alsop
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
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Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Tuesday: 3 October - 5 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 9:30am to 12noon
  • Tutor: Nicole Tomlinson
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Tuesday: 17 October - 19 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 7pm to 9.30pm 
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Tuesday: 17 October - 19 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 7pm to 9.30pm 
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 1pm to 3:30pm 
  • Tutor: Kathy Alsop
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 1pm to 3:30pm 
  • Tutor: Kathy Alsop
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 7pm to 9:30pm 
  • Tutor: Natasha Chant
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 9.30am to 12pm 
  • Tutor: Nicole Tomlinson
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Thursday: 19 October - 14 December (9wks)  
  • Time: 7pm to 9.30pm   
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Saturday: 14 October - 16 December (9 wks) (no class 11 November)
  • Time: 9:30am - 12 noon
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)
Enrol 

Pottery

Create sculptures by hand building or make functional pieces using the wheel. You’ll glaze your artwork to produce beautifully finished pieces. All levels are catered for.

* Coloured glazes are not supplied by Wyreena

** Firing is $7.5 per kilo which must be paid before the work is fired.

  • Saturday: 14 October - 16 December (9 wks) (no class 11 November)
  • Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $304 plus materials (conc. $295)                  
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Yoga

Experience tranquillity and wellbeing through the gentle movements and postures of Hatha Yoga. All levels catered for.

  • Monday: 2 October to 4 December (9wks) (no class 6 November)
  • Time: 6.30pm to 8pm
  • Tutor: Karen Tully
  • Cost: $181 (conc. $173)

Please wear loose clothing and bring a blanket and yoga mat. 

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Yoga

Experience tranquillity and wellbeing through the gentle movements and postures of Hatha Yoga. All levels catered for.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 9.45am to 11.15am    
  • Tutor: Karen Tully
  • Cost: $181 (conc. $173)

Please wear loose clothing and bring a blanket and yoga mat. 

Enrol 

Children's courses

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Learn to draw (5 to 7 yrs)

This is a skill-based class where the activities are designed to develop skills and confidence in the drawing process.

  • Monday: 2 October to 4 December (9wks) (no class 6 November)
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm  
  • Tutor: Sylvie Mander
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Learn to draw (5 to 7 yrs)

This is a skill-based class where the activities are designed to develop skills and confidence in the drawing process.

  • Tuesday: 3 October - 5 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Sylvie Mander
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Learn to draw (5 to 7 yrs)

This is a skill-based class where the activities are designed to develop skills and confidence in the drawing process.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Kirstin Hibbs
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Learn to draw (5 to 7 yrs)

This is a skill-based class where the activities are designed to develop skills and confidence in the drawing process.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Monika Poray
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Learn to draw (5 to 7 yrs)

This is a skill-based class where the activities are designed to develop skills and confidence in the drawing process.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Monika Poray
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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The Creative Art Studio (8 yrs and over)

For children who love to make, paint or create using mixed media to explore a variety of art forms.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm 
  • Tutor: Lee Hodge
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Drawing & painting (8 yrs - 12 yrs)

Children will develop basic skills which will continue to be challenged as their abilities increase. 

  • Monday: 2 October to 4 December (9wks) (no class 6 November)
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Kirstin Hibbs
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Drawing & painting (8 yrs - 12 yrs)

Children will develop basic skills which will continue to be challenged as their abilities increase. 

  • Tuesday: 3 October - 5 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Lee Hodge
  • Cost: $180 plus materials 
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Drawing & painting (8 yrs - 12 yrs)

Children will develop basic skills which will continue to be challenged as their abilities increase. 

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4:15pm to 5.45pm
  • Tutor: Mary Holland
  • Cost: $180 plus materials
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Drawing & painting (13 - 17 yrs)

Students will develop basic skills which will continue to be challenged as their abilities increase.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 6:30pm to 8pm
  • Tutor: Rachael Hammond
  • Cost: $180 plus materials 
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Watercolour painting (8 yrs and over) 

Children will learn watercolour painting by exploring different techniques and painting a range of subjects.

  • Thursday: 5 October - 30 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm  
  • Tutor:  Rachael Hammond
  • Cost: $180 plus materials 
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After school pottery (8 to 11 yrs)

Our young potters will learn hand modelling techniques, sculpture, decorating and glazing.

  • Monday: 2 October to 4 December (9wks) (no class 6 November)
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm   
  • Tutor: Natasha Chant
  • Cost: $206 plus materials (includes clay)
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After school pottery (8 to 11 yrs)

Our young potters will learn hand modelling techniques, sculpture, decorating and glazing.

  • Wednesday: 4 October - 29 November (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm   
  • Tutor: Natasha Chant
  • Cost: $206 plus materials (includes clay)
Enrol 

After school pottery (11 yrs and over)

Our young potters will learn hand modelling techniques, sculpture, decorating and glazing.

  • Tuesday: 17 October - 19 December (9wks) (public holiday 7 November - no class)
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm   
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $206 plus materials (includes clay)
Enrol 

After school pottery (11 yrs and over)

Our young potters will learn hand modelling techniques, sculpture, decorating and glazing.

  • Thursday: 19 October - 14 December (9wks)  
  • Time: 4.15pm to 5.45pm  
  • Tutor: Celestine Airey
  • Cost: $206 plus materials (includes clay)
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Adults with a disability courses

Students must be accompanied by a carer

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Mixed media art and craft

Learn to use different mediums to explore, create and as an opportunity to express self through art in a positive and individual way. You’ll walk out of class with a sense of achievement. Reflection is encouraged through writing or talking. The work produced is purposeful - entering an exhibition, finding a new hobby or love. Developing social skills and connection is also a critical element.

  • Monday: 2 October to 4 December (9wks) (no class 6 November)
  • Time: 10am to 12:00pm
  • Tutor: Toshi Handa
  • Cost: $198 (all materials included)
Enrol 

Mixed media art and craft

Learn to use different mediums to explore, create and as an opportunity to express self through art in a positive and individual way. You’ll walk out of class with a sense of achievement. Reflection is encouraged through writing or talking. The work produced is purposeful - entering an exhibition, finding a new hobby or love. Developing social skills and connection is also a critical element.

  • Monday: 2 October to 4 December (9wks) (no class 6 November)
  • Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Tutor: Toshi Handa
  • Cost: $198 (all materials included) 
Enrol 

Makers workshops

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Botanical Art using water-based graphite with David Reynolds

In this workshop David Reynolds will teach you how to capture botanical subjects using graphite in a new way. This course is ideal for students of Botanical Art wishing to further their techniques in tonal applications using graphite. David will share the techniques he uses to render botanical subjects in graphite. All techniques will be demonstrated allowing each student to gain confidence in producing a beautiful piece of artwork. Bring your lunch or buy something from The Conservatory Café.

  • Date: Saturday 7 October
  • Time: 10:30am - 3:30pm
  • Cost: $85 (materials not included - please see materials list)       
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Lino printing - Birds with Gillian Nix

In this full day relief printmaking workshop, you will learn the art of creating your own hand-carved lino print.

Participants will hand carve their own bird design in the lino surface and work towards printing their own small edition on paper. To finish, students will print their hand carved design onto a fabric tote bag. Suitable for beginners to intermediate students. Bring your lunch or buy something from The Conservatory Café.

  • Date: Saturday 11 November
  • Time: 9:30am to 4pm
  • Cost: $135 (includes all materials except cutting tool set at approx. $32.95)                  
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Summer resin jewellery with Samantha Moon

Using a range of silicone moulds and colourful components, we cast resin to make bespoke jewellery for your summer wardrobe. Bring along an apron and wear old clothes. Suitable for all levels.

Bring your lunch or buy something from The Conservatory Café.

  • Date: Saturday 25 November
  • Time: 9am - 2:30pm
  • Cost: $135  (includes all materials.)
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Wyreena contact hours

Contact us for enquiries relating to courses and venue hire.

  • Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm 
  • Closed weekends and public holidays

Phone: 9294 5590

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