Acrylic Fluid Painting

Discover how to manipulate acrylic paint and try dipping, swiping and pouring techniques with local artists Cath Anicic.

Students will create five paintings of various sizes. Booking essential.

Saturday 22 February, 2pm-4pm

Cost: $25 (plus $30 for materials) 

To book email or ONLINE

Business Planning Essentials - For Arts & Other Creative Fields

Put your business on the path to long-term success at this essential workshop that will take you, step by step, through the vital process of building a business plan to drive your business forward.

Learn how to map out a plan that will help you develop a clear vision of the next steps and strategies that will take you there.

Tuesday 3 March, 6pm-8pm | Cost: $20 | Bookings ONLINE

Kokedama Workshop

Make your own hanging kokedama (mossy ball in Japanese).  A great way to create a hanging garden without the plastic pots. Hands on workshop – bring your own gardening gloves if preferred. Bookings required.

Friday 21 February, 1pm-2pm | $20

To book email or ONLINE

Introduction to Alcohol Ink

This hands-on workshop with Deidre Ogilvie is designed to introduce you to the magic of alcohol ink.

The materials and instruction will inspire you to experiment with this amazing medium.

Come away with your own masterpiece. All materials included.

Tuesday 18 February 2-4pm / $25

Bookings ONLINE or email

Make a Miniature Cityscape

Construct a miniature cityscape on a colourful 10x10cm tile using found objects from Melbourne’s streets and beaches.

Nancy Lane will show you how to create your unique design. Select from hundreds of nails, bolts and other metal she has collected.

All materials supplied including display stand.

Friday 6 March, 10am-12noon / $20

Bookings ONLINE or email

Sauerkraut Workshop

Discover the secret of homemade sauerkraut - a fermented food that's great for your gut, with a flavour that is a world away from the stuff you buy in the shops.

This hands-on demonstrations will cover the different equipment and methods that can be used to make sauerkraut, as well ingredients used. All participants will take home jar of sauerkraut. 

Saturday 14 March 1pm-2pm| $20

To book email or ONLINE

Finance Fundamentals - For Arts & Other Creative Fields

Cash flow is the life blood of every small business. Not enough cash flow, and things start to go wrong. Without it, no business can survive. In this workshop learn how to:

  • Tell the difference between profit and cash
  • Understand the working capital cycle
  • Improve customer collections
  • Manage stock, suppliers and debtors
  • Avoid a cash flow crisis
  • Prepare a cash flow forecast
  • Access tools, support and resources in future.

Tuesday 17 March, 6pm-8pm | Cost: $20 | Bookings ONLINE

DIY Crochet Dishcloth

Cotton dishcloths are a durable, environmentally friendly alternative to plastic-based microfibre cloths.

Learn how to create absorbent, super scrubby dishcloths using cotton yarn that are quick and easy to make.

Materials included.

When:  Saturday 21 March, 11am-1pm | $20 

To book email or ONLINE


Leaf Morphology Workshop with Rebecca Wolske

One of our Ozquilt Network exhibitors will teach you how to construct a leaf using textiles, thread & sewing machine. You will learn free motion sewing, thread painting, raw edge application & fabric selection.

All materials supplied. BYO sewing machine (or let us know if you’d like to borrow one)

Saturday 28 March, 2pm-5pm | Cost: $45 | Bookings ONLINE