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Workshops & Classes 2016 - Sydney (Part 2)

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Published March 16th 2016
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Continued from Part 1 list of Workshops & Classes 2016, below is a list of more interesting ‎workshops and classes for all interests. ‎

1.‎ Introduction to Worm Farming Workshop
When: 2 April 2016: 2pm-3:30pm ‎
Where: Sydney Park Pavilion, Sydney Park Rd, St Peters
Cost: Free
Details: This interesting workshop will teach you how food wastes such as vegetable ‎peelings and many other organic materials can be transformed using a home worm farm ‎into a nutrient rich fertiliser perfect for plants. Click here for website.

‎2.‎ Welding for Beginners ‎
When: 2 April 2016: 10:30am-1pm ‎
Where: Work-Shop HQ, cnr Cleveland & Eveleigh St, Redfern ‎
Cost: $80pp‎
Details: This interesting workshop will teach you how to create a cool sculpture or piece of furniture. You will also learn all the basic welding techniques, traps in buying your own machine and more. Click here for website.

‎3.‎ Sydney City Farm Planning Workshops
When: 2 April 2016:10:30am-12:30pm ‎
Where: Sydney Park, Sydney Park Rd, St Peters (upstairs at Sydney Park Pavilion) ‎
Cost: Free ‎
Details: In this workshop you will learn how to grow different vegetables that have ‎potential to generate varying financial returns, exploring different vegetable types and ‎their growing requirements, input your ideas and more.

‎4.‎ Printmaking Class for Beginners & Intermediate.
When: 4 May 2016- 22 June 2016: 9:30am-12pm ‎
Where: Pine Street Creative Arts Centre, 64 Pine St, Chippendale ‎
Cost: $310pp for 8 week course. ‎
Details: Develop your printmaking skills with this 8 week class. You will learn the ‎foundation skills applied in the Printmaking process through a range of methods and ‎techniques, discover printing techniques on the press and without a press, and short ‎introduction to photo-polymer or solar plate printmaking. All material will be provided. Click ‎here for website.



‎5.‎ Weave a Birdhouse Workshop ‎
When: 5 May 2016: 9:30am-4pm ‎
Where: The Royal Botanic Garden, Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney (Joseph Maiden Theatre)‎
Cost: $170pp‎
Details: You will learn ancient basket weaving skills to weave a birdhouse (nest box), learn ‎the background in biology as well as basket making, and learn techniques. All materials are ‎supplied, morning tea and lunch included. Click here for website.

‎6.‎ Eco Dye Workshop ‎
When: 17 & 18 May 2016: 9:30am-4pm ‎
Where: The Royal Botanic Gardens, Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney
Cost: $320pp‎
Details: This creative workshop will help you explore and experiment with natural colour ‎from plants and their effects on natural fibres. You will learn a variety of techniques, ‎making unique patterns on fabrics, using plants easily found around your home and local ‎environment and more. A sample pack, scarf, cushion, morning tea and lunch will be ‎provided. Click here for website.

‎7.‎ Botanic Painting Workshop ‎
When: 24- 26 May 2016: 9:30am-4pm‎
Where: The Royal Botanic Garden, Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney (Joseph Maiden Theatre)‎
Cost: $420pp‎
Details: At this workshop, you will learn to sketch a botanical subject from life, build your ‎image in watercolour paint, learn techniques, apply washes and dry brush, learn general ‎principals in composition, light, shade and colour mixing. This workshop is suitable for ‎beginners and it will also include morning tea and lunch. Click here for website.

‎8.‎ Japanese Bookbinding Workshop
When: 21 May 2016: 2pm- 5pm ‎
Where: Work-Shop HQ, cnr Cleveland & Eveleigh Streets, Redfern
Cost: $60pp‎
Details: This crafty workshop will teach you the art of Japanese bookbinding using beautiful ‎handmade suminagashi marbled papers, learn techniques, there will also be ‎demonstrations and more.
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Why? Learn a new interest or hobby with these workshops & classes...
When: 2 April 2016- 22 June 2016
Where: See above for address details
Cost: Free & Ticketed Events
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