Monday 4th January, 2021, 10:00 - 12:00

Elmer the Elephant

 

Workshop Description: Inspired by David McKee’s colourful creation, Elmer, Kids Get Crafty brings a workshop based on the original storybook and illustrations.

Join your child as they create a herd of patterned elephants, a moving parts picture and a gorgeous tote bag.

Participants can expect to learn skills in art + crafts, including:

 

 - Fine motor control and scissor skills

 - Basic colour theory

 - Sponge painting

 - Stencilling

 - Fabric panting

 - Basic design process

 

No prior experience necessary. 

 

As this is an extended class, we will break midway for some games and refreshment to allow for little attention spans.

 

Parent Participation: Required

 

No prior experience necessary. 

 

Location: Heathcote Cultural Precinct - 58 Duncraig Road, Applecross

 

Workshop Duration: 2 hours

 

Price: $65 - All materials provided in class

 

Participants Take Home: An individually designed and painted fabric tote bag, sponge painted Elmer the Elephant and friends, a moving parts picture.

 

 

 

Monday 11th Jan or Monday 18th Jan

 

The Singing Mermaid

 

Workshop Description: Inspired by Julia Donaldson’s classic creation, The Singing Mermaid, Kids Get Crafty brings a 2 hour workshop based on the original storybook and illustrations by Lydia Monks.

Join your child as they give a mermaid a beautiful beaded hairstyle, create a moving parts circus scene and decorate a wooden jewellery/treasure box.

Participants can expect to learn skills in art + crafts, including:

 

 - Fine motor control and scissor skills

 - Basic colour theory

 - Painting on different materials and textures

 - Stencilling

 

No prior experience necessary. 

 

As this is an extended class, we will break midway for some games and refreshment to allow for little attention spans.

 

Parent Participation: Required

 

No prior experience necessary. 

 

Location: Heathcote Cultural Precinct - 58 Duncraig Road, Applecross

 

Workshop Duration: 2 hours

 

Price: $65 - All materials provided in class

 

Participants Take Home: An individually designed and painted wooden jewellery/treasure box, a moving parts circus scene, a mermaid with beaded hairstyle

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