Creative Arts

We have a range of quality creative arts courses to suit different individuals. Our relaxed and informal learning environment is a great place to socialise and acquire new creative skills. Please contact the office for more detailed information about the courses below.

felted slippers

Create Felted Slippers

Learn to the craft of wet felting and make your own pair of felted slippers using high quality merino wool.

Tutor: Zetta Kanta

Saturday 10 August (10am – 2pm)

Cost: $50 / $40 (concession)

Basket Making

Create a coiled and stitched bowl or platter using wool or acrylic yarns. Please request a materials list on enrolment and instructions are provided. Beginners welcome.

Tutor: Margaret Balfe

Tuesday 13 August (10am – 3pm)

Cost: $40 / $30 (concession)

Create a Stained-Glass Sun Catcher

Make your own sparkling stained-glass sun catcher and learn leadlighting, soldering and glass-cutting techniques.

Tutor: Cat Blamey Wheeler

Returning Term 4 2019
Cost: $80 / $60 (concession)

Stained Glass – Intermediate. Individual projects and repairs 

For people who have completed the Create a Glass Suncatcher course, this workshop extends those skills and enables participants to be guided through personal projects and repairs.

Tutor: Cat Blamey Wheeler

Returning Term 4 2019
Cost: $80 / $60 (concession)

Life Drawing

Life model session with guided tutoring. Suitable for beginners or experienced artists. Some materials supplied.

Tutor: Kim McDonald

2 individual workshops

Saturday (10am – 3pm)

Cost: $70 / $50 (concession)

Card Making 

Have some fun creating three lovely paper projects/cards to share with someone special in your life. All materials are provided and use high quality products, so you will leave with some beautiful handmade projects.

Tutor: Sheryl Lorenz

3 individual workshops in Port Franklin

Tuesday 23 July, 20 August, 17 September (1pm – 3pm)

Cost: $20 for each workshop


Every Friday at 11am Tanja Aitchison leads an informal, social knitting circle in the Manna Gum Community Lounge for people working on their own projects

Cost: gold coin donation

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