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Best Things to Offer Yourself (This Weekend)

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Published August 15th 2018

The best way to give yourself a break from the daily routine is to focus on the things that make you feel good in your free time. That means that you should spend most of your free time working on perfecting your skills, focusing on self-development and expressing your artistic side. Here are the best things you can do this weekend to make your life more exciting.

Learn how to DIY polymer clay earrings

Set your free schedule, make room for polymer clay earring workshop this weekend and awake your creativity! Choose one of many amazing courses and learn how to DIY epic statement earrings. If you don't have any experience in manual work but you really want to try it don't hesitate to sign up!

Sheree McCready (Polly Collective), a Melbourne based designer and the maker has a super fun workshop where you will be able to learn how to make polymer clay earrings while you will feel encouraged to rely on your own creativity. Let your imagination run wild, grab glitter and granites, metallic foil, microbeads, and tassels and design the amazing pair of earrings with your personal (artistic) touch.

During this workshop you will be able to learn about two main methods for making earrings out of polymer clay, from beginning to the end, trying out various techniques and learning the pros and cons of each while striving to create a unique product! You are going to love it for sure!


Express yourself through photography

Love taking photos and being behind the camera? Well, why not sign up for a photography class and learn all about the techniques and the hottest trends. Interested in photojournalism, listen to what the experts from the Australian Centre for Photography have to say about press photography and learn how to make a business out of your hobby.

Want to be up to date and find out what's new in editorial photography, which are the best new wedding photo trends, where can you snap the best wildlife and nature photographs? Sign up for a photography course and experience the most exciting aspects of photography. You will love the variety of job available, and find the exact field in which you can show off your talent and your skills.

Develop your confidence while shooting a photo essay and express your opinions through your artwork. You will be pleasantly surprised with how much you have to share with the work through your photography stories.

Discover a hidden talent for pottery making

If you consider yourself good with your hands and you love everything about manual work you should certainly sign up for a ceramics course. It is described as the new yoga because it keeps your mind busy while helping you relax and stay calm. Join Tina (Clay by Tina) in her workshop and let her take you through the basics of ceramics hand building.

During this amazing workshop, you will have the opportunity to make up to three pieces of ceramics from scratch and learn how to apply all kinds of decorating skills. Learn how to paint underglaze and create carving patterns in the clay and create a unique piece you can proudly show off to your friends and family!

Who knows maybe you discover a hidden talent for hand building ceramics and even make a business out of it! Whatever happens, make sure to enjoy the handmade process, and put your heart and your soul into your designs and your finished pieces.


Satisfy your cravings with cooking workshops

Are you a true gourmand? Is cooking something that makes you feel good? Does everybody who ever tasted your food agrees? If the answers to these questions are positive you should sign up for a cooking class and learn how to prepare prebiotic and probiotic and create recipes that are not only delicious but healthy as well.

Improve your gut function with the amazing recipes you will learn at a weekend cooking class Food for Mind & Gut with Mettle & Grace! Open your mind and become more mindful of how you fuel your body change your eating habits and use food as medicine for the body!

Also, if you have a sweet tooth and love, love, love eating and making sweets join the Raw Chocolate workshop where you will learn how to make super yummy organic, raw chocolates. Satisfy your cravings for something sweet and learn about healthy ways to make your favourite sweets, find out about the benefits of the true superfood Cacao as well as how to use essential oils in raw food.

All of the above-mentioned workshops and classes represent a perfect way to spend your weekend (and free time) and work on self-development. Doing something you enjoy will help you recharge your batteries, boost your energy and get you ready for the work week! It is time to make your life more exciting and start focusing on the things that make you feel fulfilled.
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