School holiday classes

beaded jewellery

Our fun kids classes include painting, pottery, wheel throwing, creative writing, fabric weaving, mixed media, charcoal drawing, collage, beaded jewellery, guitar workshops and more!

  • Morning, afternoon and full day workshops are available
  • All art materials are provided unless stated otherwise
  • All kids art classes are held at Ku-ring-gai Art Centre, Bancroft Park, 3 Recreation Avenue, Roseville 2069

Creative Kids vouchers

Steps on how to redeem your valid Creative Kids voucher

  1. An emailed copy of the voucher must be sent to artcentre@kmc.nsw.gov.au (so we can claim it)
  2. Include in the email your Creative Kids voucher number
  3. Include in the email your child's date of birth
  4. Include in the email your child's full name (exactly as it appears on the Service NSW Creative Kids voucher)
  5. Have your credit card ready for any additional fee
  6. Know which class you would like to book from the options available on our school holiday program
  7. Once you are ready, phone us on 9424 0310 to make the booking

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Autumn school holiday program classes

  • Monday 12 April - Friday 16 April 2021

Pottery classes

Pottery ‘Deep Sea Creatures’ #82

This fun pottery project will teach children easy clay forming techniques to create deep sea creatures from their imagination. Helping develop their skills in clay and enhancing their creativity.

Tuesday 13 Apr - Friday 16 Apr (4 mornings and 4 afternoons)

Tutor: Sayoko Burton

Age: 6 - 13 years

Time: Morning - 9.30am - 12pm
            Afternoon - 1pm - 3.30pm

Fee: 1 x half day class $70 (inc. materials, firing and glazing)

Intro to Wheel Throwing #85

This fun workshop teaches children how to prepare clay, throw, shape and finish a small vessel on the wheel. Children will learn new skills in wheel throwing pottery, finishing, decorating and recycling of clay.

Please wear closed shoes, bring a towel and wear clothes that are OK to get clay on. We also recommend you trim your nails.

Monday 12 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Jacqueline McBeath

Age: 10+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $120 inc. materials, firing and glazing

Morning, afternoon and full day classes

Morning classes 

Beaded Jewellery #83

Jewellery making is creative and fun for all! Design and create your own stunning jewellery for yourself or someone special.

Wednesday 14 Apr (one morning)

Tutor: Kim Chan

Age: 5+ years

Time: 10am - 12.30pm

Fee: $65* 

*Materials kit to be purchased from the tutor on the day for $8. Tools are provided in class.

Afternoon classes

Beaded Jewellery #84

Jewellery making is creative and fun for all! Design and create your own stunning jewellery for yourself or someone special.

Wed 14 Apr (one afternoon)

Tutor: Kim Chan

Age: 8+ years

Time: 1.30pm - 4pm

Fee: $65*

*Materials kit to be purchased from the tutor on the day for $8. Tools are provided in class.

Full day workshops

Papier Mache Animals #86

Using balloons, recycled bubble wrap, plastic wrap, junk mail and cardboard, children will create bright and colourful papier mache fish, birds and snakes.

Monday 12 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Vikki Jackson

Age: 6 - 10 years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. materials

Beaded Jewellery #87

Jewellery making is creative and fun for all! Design and create your own stunning jewellery for yourself or someone special.

Monday 12 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kim Chan

Age: 5+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $90*

*Materials kit to be purchased from the tutor on the day for $15. Tools are provided in class.

Fabric Weaving #88

Learn basic weaving techniques using recycled fabrics. Create vibrant and interesting creations!

Monday 12 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kari Ferguson

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. materials

Drawing with Charcoal #89

Learn basic drawing techniques using charcoal. A fun and experimental class!

Tuesday 13 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kari Ferguson

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. painting materials

Beaded Jewellery #90

Jewellery making is creative and fun for all! Design and create your own stunning jewellery for yourself or someone special. 

Tuesday 13 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kim Chan

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $90*

*Materials kit to be purchased from the tutor on the day for $15. Tools are provided in class.

Writing is Fun #91

Do your kids have a sense of humour? Book them in with Wendy Fitzgerald for a day of writing funny stories and poems.

Tuesday 13 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Wendy Fitzgerald

Age: 7 - 12 years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $100 inc. materials

Picasso Inspired Cubist Collage #92

Learn about Picasso and the Cubist Masters while creating your own cubist inspired artwork.

Wednesday 14 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kari Ferguson

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. materials

Philosophy of Literature #93

Centered around high quality literature, this workshop helps your child to engage in some deep thinking. We may not always find the answers, but together we will have fun asking the questions!

Wednesday 14 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Susan Taylor

Age: 6 - 12 years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $100 inc. materials

Design Yourself #94

Create a life sized representation of yourself using basic collage techniques, paint and fabric. A fun and active class!

Thursday 15 Apr (full day) 

Tutor: Kari Ferguson

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. materials

Mother and Kid's Jewellery #95

Design and make unique jewellery, one for your mum and one for yourself or someone special. Enjoy wearing them together especially on Mother's Day.

Thursday 15 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kim Chan

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $90*

*Materials kit to be purchased from the tutor on the day for $15. Tools are provided in class.

Guitar - Beginners #96

This workshop is for beginners completely new to learning the guitar or those who have minimal experience. Students will learn the fundamentals so they can master basic chords and simple songs over the two day workshop.

Thursday 15 Apr and Friday 16 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kieren Brereton

Age: 8+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $160*

*Students must bring own guitar and it must be a suitable size to ensure children can play correctly. Please contact the Art Centre if you require more information.

Mandala Painted Cotton Bags #97

On a pre-stencilled bag children will use fabric paint to create a beautiful colourful Mandala bag.

Friday 16 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Vikki Jackson

Age: 6+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. materials

Stencil Art for Teens #98

Learn how to create a piece of urban inspired art. Explore stencilling and spray techniques in this class for teenage artists.

Friday 16 Apr (full day)

Tutor: Kari Ferguson

Age: 13+ years

Time: 10am - 4pm

Fee: $110 inc. materials

  • If your child has any special needs, allergies or asthma you must let us know when booking a class. Please note if your child requires an Epi-pen or puffer or any medication, you need to bring it and fill out a Medical Awareness Protocol form prior to class.
  • Food is not provided. Please ensure foods brought to the Centre do not contain nuts or nut products.
  • You can redeem your valid Creative Kids voucher for select school holiday classes over $100. To use your voucher you must follow the steps shown on the at the top of this page, or for more information phone us on 9424 0310 or email artcentre@kmc.nsw.gov.au 

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