Linocut Printmaking For Beginners

Join Tessa as she demonstrates the basics of linocut printmaking. Learn how to design and safely cut away an image from a lino block
using special carving tools and then apply ink and print your image on paper. Take your lino cut home to print again and again! All materials supplied.

$25 – $30

Vietnamese cooking demonstration

Join Jean from Jean’s Asian Cooking as she demonstrates Vietnamese paper rolls as well as a delicious dipping sauce, perfect for spring. Learn how to make 3 different rolls: 1. Vegetarian - with avocado & edible flowers 2. Traditional - with pork, chicken & prawn 3. Trendy - with roast pork There will be an opportunity for tastings and you will go home with the recipes as well as some insider tips and tricks on rolling the best rolls. FREE

Free

Come & Try Something New at Balla Balla

Balla Balla Community Centre Building 3, 65 Berwick-Cranbourne Rd, CRANBOURNE (VIC), Vic, Australia

We will provide a range of FREE "Come & Try" activities for Adult Learners to engage in at Balla Balla during Adult Learners Week. Monday 4th September - Stretch &...

Free

Learn The Ukulele

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Join us for an introduction to the ukulele where by the end of the lesson you will know how to play a song! Ukuleles provided – participants welcome to take home to continue their music journey.

Free

Cookie decorating with royal icing – workshops

Boronia Library Park Cres, Boronia, Vic, Australia

Discover how to decorate delicious cookies for your loved ones at this hands-on workshop with Michelle from Vintage Cookie Co. Michelle will walk you through the fundamental techniques to decorate your own unique cookies using royal icing including getting the right consistencies. You will decorate 2 of your own cookies and receive a box so you can take your delicious creations home safely. FREE Booking required

Free

Embroidery For Beginners

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Discover the popular craft of embroidery where participants will create their own bookmark or coaster from an array of patterns, from basic to intermediate designs.

Free

Glorious Bath Bombs

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Using a variety of ingredients and fragrances you will create your own bath bombs – ideal to give as a present or to enjoy for yourself.

Free

Knox Woodworkers tour and coffee

Come along to the Knox and District Woodworkers club for a tour of their workshop, coffee and chat. The Knox Woodworkers is a club for men and women over the age of 16 who are interested in learning woodworking and using a wide range of machinery. If you are interested in toy making, carving, furniture, rocking horses, clocks, platters or woodturning, then this is your opportunity to take a look at the club and ask some questions about how a membership can benefit you. FREE Bookings required

Free

Uplifting Voices – group singing sessions

Come together with other singers of all levels, to learn and sing a rich, joyous and simple repertoire of a capella songs from around the world. Barb Shearer-Jones’ wealth of experience as a music educator and community singer, enables her to provide a supportive, varied and safe singing environment in which to explore and become more comfortable with your voice and singing in a group. FREE Bookings required

Free

Cindy Bunt – Fall In Love With Preserving

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Join Cindy Bunt from ‘The Post & Rail’ as she shares her unwavering devotion to the seasons with ‘Fall in Love with Preserving’. With over 60 delicious and simple recipes, Cindy’s new methods and techniques will have you enjoying your fruit and veg all year round!

Free

Beginner Metal Stamped Jewellery

Have you ever wanted to try metal stamping? Join us for this beginner workshop where you will learn the basics of metal stamping for jewellery making purposes. The stamped shapes that you create can then be used to make necklaces, bracelets, earrings and more. The possibilities are endless. All materials supplied.

$10 – $15

Mindfulness Art

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Enjoy the therapeutic art of drawing free form lines or ‘neuro lines’ to create a variety of shapes and curves that, when coloured in, will transform into a beautiful piece of art.

Free

Discover and Celebrate Holden Street’s Local Learners.

Holden Street Neighbourhood House 128 Holden Street, Fitzroy North, Victoria, Australia

The Event is a celebration of the Holden Street's Learn Local classes. The aim is for all students to contribute to the evening. Works from Introduction to Visual Arts students...

Free

Craft Group at Mills Park Library

Mills Park Library 86 Brixton Street, Beckenham, WA, Australia

Get crafty while enjoying the company of other like-minded people. If you’re a craft enthusiast or just starting out, the community craft group at Mills Park Library is the place...

Free

Craft Group at Mills Park Library

Mills Park Library 86 Brixton Street, Beckenham, WA, Australia

Get crafty while enjoying the company of other like-minded people. If you’re a craft enthusiast or just starting out, the community craft group at Mills Park Library is the place...

Free

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Pottery/Airdry clay Create (Part 1)

Air dry clay is a great clay for you to create your own decorative pieces without the use of a kiln. Sayo will teach you easy clay forming techniques such as slab, pinch pot and coil. All important hand building techniques that you will use to create your own unique pieces. Week 1 – Hand build a shape – learn pottery techniques to create your desirable shape (your pieces will need several days to dry and be ready to paint in week 2).

All materials supplied:

Clay tools, paints, finishing varnish.

Free

Laser cutter induction

Carindale Library Westfield Carindale, Carindale, Queensland, Australia

Are you interested in exploring the creative possibilities of laser cutting? Join this interactive workshop to learn more about the Carindale Library Makerspace and the basic techniques you need to operate our Emblaser 2 laser cutter. After attending this induction workshop and becoming a library member, you can book a maker session to use the laser cutter for your own creative projects. No previous experience required.

Free

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Life Long Learning Week: Laser Cut Rubber Stamps

Parks Library Community Room 2 46 Trafford St, Angle Park, SA

Recreate our design, assemble a stamp kit (premade lovingly by us on our laser cutter), and leave with your own stamp and skills that'll leave an impression! 16 years and over.

Free

Melton Learning Festival

Melton Library & Learning Hub: 31 McKenzie Street, Melton 3337 31 McKenzie Street, Melton, Victoria, Australia

Celebrate wonder, curiosity, fun, knowledge and learning at the Melton Learning Festival. Bookings have opened for over 30 free workshops in the week-long festival from 2 to 9 September. From...

Free

Introduction to 3D Design

Aldinga Library 11 Central Way, Aldinga Beach, South Australia, Australia

Join us for a special adult learners week workshop where you will learn the basics of 3D design, using the free program TinkerCad, and create your own unique 3D stencil....

Free

ALW “It’s Never Too Late” Try-Out Classes

Beaufort St Community Centre 715 Beaufort St, Mt Lawley, WA

Join us during ALW at the Beaufort St Community Centre for one or more of our try-out classes: Ukulele Saturday 2 September 11.30am-12.30pm Fitness Circuit Monday 4 September 10.00-11.00am Beaufort's...

$15 – $25

Life Long Learning Week: Makerspace: Polymer Clay Workshop

Parks Library Makerspace 46 Trafford St, Angle Park, SA

Have you always wanted to make your own jewellery or hair accessories? Create playful, colourful and one-of a kind accessories with Polymer Clay in our hands-on workshop.

Free

Slow clothing and upcycled fashion

Mitchelton Library 37 Heliopolis Parade, Mitchelton, Queensland

Would you like to reduce your material footprint through less reliance on fast fashion? Are you looking to assemble a wardrobe of sustainable garments you want to wear for years to come? Slow fashion practitioner, advocate and author, Jane Milburn, will lead a conversation about the ethics of how we dress, the personal benefits of reclaiming agency in our fashion choices, and the value of natural fibres. Jane will also share international insights from her recent Churchill Fellowship research, including stories of how people around the world are styling, mending, making, co-designing, redesigning and upcycling fashion to drive change. Be inspired to look at your wardrobe, and what you can do with it, in new ways!

Bookings
Bookings required. Phone Mitchelton Library on 07 3403 7410 to reserve your place.

Free

Makerspace for adults: Still life watercolour painting

Carindale Library Westfield Carindale, Carindale, Queensland, Australia

Learn the basics of watercolour painting by creating a still life floral composition. Visual artist Lauren Beasley will guide you through basic brush techniques, colour mixing and layered effects to depict your unique artwork. All materials supplied. No previous experience required.

Bookings
Bookings required. Phone Carindale Library on 07 3407 1490 to reserve your place.

Free

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Knit and Yarn at The Knowledge Centre

The Knowledge Centre 2232 Albany Highway, Gosnells, WA, Australia

Knit while enjoying the company of other like-minded people. Bring in your latest knitting or crochet project and join in the fun with this friendly group, and get to know...

Free

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Visible Mending Workshop – inspired by Shashiko

Tamworth City Library 466 Peel St, Tamworth, NSW, Australia

Visible Mending is the art of turning rips and tears in your favourite piece of clothing into a beautiful piece of wearable art and there are no machines required! This is hand craft focus. This movement is inspired by the Japanese form of repair known as Shashiko and translated directly means little stabs. Usually it...

Free

Weaving and Yarning!

Angliss Neighbourhood House 2/11 Vipont Street, Footscray, Victoria, Australia

Join us for a fun workshop: learn how to create a small weaving project, while yarning and sharing stories with students and community members at Angliss Neighbourhood House!

Free

Life Long Learning Week: Cutlery Creations Metalworking Workshop

Parks Library Makerspace 46 Trafford St, Angle Park, SA

Make an old fork fabulous! Join Robert and turn recycled cutlery into amazing art using metalworking and soldering practices. Learn the basics of sculpture and jewellery making with metal in this one-of-a-kind workshop.

Free

Art Times 3: Adult Learner’s Week Art Activities at Harvey Library

Harvey Public Library, Harvey WA Young Street, Harvey, WA, Australia

ART TIMES THREE 1 Monday 4 Sep 12 noon Arty Neighbours’ Lunch Eat and chat with local arty people 2 Tuesday 5 Sep 11 am Indigenous Art Workshop with Brad Learn local indigenous art. No experience required 3 Friday 8 Sep 12 noon Lunch with the Locals Art history of Harvey with award winning artist...

Free

Arty Neighbours

Harvey Library Young St,, Harvey, WA

Artists are invited to chill at Harvey Library on Monday, 4 September for a special Adult Learner's Week 2023 event. Arty Neighbours will bring local creatives together for a light lunch and informal chat about their work and art in the Harvey Region. Community members practising any creative discipline - professionally or as a beginner - will be welcome to attend. Arty Neighbours will be held at Harvey Library from 12pm on Monday, 4 September. RSVP to Harvey Library by Friday, 1 September. To RSVP, call 9729 0390 or email hstaff@harvey.wa.gov.au

Free

Visible Mending Workshop – inspired by Shashiko

Tamworth City Library 466 Peel St, Tamworth, NSW, Australia

Visible Mending is the art of turning rips and tears in your favourite piece of clothing into a beautiful piece of wearable art and there are no machines required! This is hand craft focus. This movement is inspired by the Japanese form of repair known as Shashiko and translated directly means little stabs. Usually it...

Free

Craft Group at Mills Park Library

Mills Park Library 86 Brixton Street, Beckenham, WA, Australia

Get crafty while enjoying the company of other like-minded people. If you’re a craft enthusiast or just starting out, the community craft group at Mills Park Library is the place to get stuck into your latest craft project, socialise with other people and be inspired. The weekly meetings are a great way to dedicate time...

Free

Boomerang Bag Workshop – Thirroul Library

Thirroul Library 352/358 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, NSW

In conjunction with CWA Keiraville, join us in making Boomerang Bags for yourself and the community. Boomerang bags are made from upcycled material and fabric, and can be used for books, groceries, and more.

Boomerang bags can be used by library patrons and brought back when they're done.

No experience needed. All materials provided.

Thirroul Boomerang Bag workshop runs on the 1st Monday of each month.

Free

Knitting the Basics with Dear Pru

Payinthi - Prospect Library 128 Prospect Road, Prospect, South Australia

Dive into the world of knitting during Adult Learning Week at Prospect Library! Join us for a fantastic knitting workshop with Pru Raymond. Whether you're a newbie or a knitting pro, this session is tailor-made for you. Get ready to craft your own cotton washcloth while mastering essential skills. Beginners, worry not – no prior knowledge required! Experienced knitters, Pru Raymond will inspire you to take your skills to the next level with exciting new patterns and techniques. Connect with fellow knitting enthusiasts, learn, and let your creativity flourish. All materials will be provided, so simply bring your enthusiasm and willingness to learn.

$15

Diverse abilities: Collage

Coopers Plains Library 107 Orange Grove Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland

Create your own mixed media collage during this fun and creative workshop. This inclusive event is ideal for those with diverse abilities and their carers.

Bookings
Bookings required. Phone Coopers Plains Library on 07 3403 1530 to reserve your place.

Free

Slow Fashion and Textiles Group

Sustainable Classroom 27 Munda Street, Randwick, NSW

Join us at the award-winning Randwick Sustainability Hub each Tuesday morning in a friendly and supportive space to repair, mend, refashion, embellish and creatively reuse textiles.

Free

Collage Art Storytelling: A journey Through Creativity

Yarraville Community Centre 59 Francis Street,, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia

In celebration of “It’s Never Too Late to Learn Something New” we will be hosting two Collage exhibitions at Footscray and Yarraville on the 5th and 8th of September. These exhibitions will showcase the wonderful artworks created by our students and followed by morning tea.

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Fashion Workshops at Brunswick Neighbourhood House

Brunswick Neighbourhood House 43A De Carle St, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia

Brunswick Neighbourhood House will be hosting affordable fashion workshops for adult learners’ week 2023. Workshops including 'Fashion Drawing' and 'Personal Colour Schemes' will be led by our tutor Heather, who has more than 20 years’ experience teaching fashion design and textiles. Both workshops are catered to people of all abilities and biscuits will be provided...

$14 – $16

Life Long Learning Week; Makerspace : Craft & Chat – Parks Library

Parks Library Makerspace 46 Trafford St, Angle Park, SA

Let your creativity flow in a mindful and relaxing way. Create your own Art journal, Junk journal, Scrapbook or any craft project you are working on! First Tuesday of the month has a Art Journaling focus, bring your own art journal or make one in the session. Other Tuesdays in the month are bring or start your own craft projects. Take some time out for you, unwind and enjoy the creative process!

Free

Art Times 3: Adult Learner’s Week Art Activities at Harvey Library

Harvey Public Library, Harvey WA Young Street, Harvey, WA, Australia

ART TIMES THREE 1 Monday 4 Sep 12 noon Arty Neighbours’ Lunch Eat and chat with local arty people 2 Tuesday 5 Sep 11 am Indigenous Art Workshop with Brad Learn local indigenous art. No experience required 3 Friday 8 Sep 12 noon Lunch with the Locals Art history of Harvey with award winning artist...

Free

Avon Art and Craft Guild Open Day

Avon Art and Craft Guild Avon Rd, Avon, South Australia, Australia

Join us for an open day as we celebrate the home of Avon Art and Craft Guild building know as the Avon Sunday School Building home of community learn for...

$2

Ltyentye Apurte One Day Festival of Knowledge!

Ltyentye Apurte Learning Centre Ltyentye Apurte, NT, Australia

Ltyentye Apurte is a remote Aboriginal community located in the Northern Territory (NT) of Australia. It is situated approximately 90 kilometers southeast of Alice Springs. in May, Ltyentye Apurte officially...

Free

Embroidery for Beginners

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Discover the popular craft of embroidery where participants will create their own bookmark or coaster from an array of patterns, choosing from basic designs to intermediate.

Free

Crochet Granny Square Workshop

Tamworth City Library 466 Peel St, Tamworth, NSW, Australia

In this introduction to crochet workshop you will learn beginner crochet stitches and techniques needed to create a granny square. This is a free workshop and all materials will be...

Free

Cookie Decorating with Royal Icing – Demonstration

Mooroolbark Library 7 Station St, Mooroolbark, Vic, Australia

Discover how to decorate delicious cookies for your loved ones at this sweet Adult Learners week demonstration by Michelle from Vintage Cookie Co! In this demonstration, Michelle will show you...

Free

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Fashion Workshops at Brunswick Neighbourhood House

Brunswick Neighbourhood House 43A De Carle St, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia

Brunswick Neighbourhood House will be hosting affordable fashion workshops for adult learners’ week 2023. Workshops including 'Fashion Drawing' and 'Personal Colour Schemes' will be led by our tutor Heather, who has more than 20 years’ experience teaching fashion design and textiles. Both workshops are catered to people of all abilities and biscuits will be provided...

$14 – $16

Life Long Learning Week: Polymer Clay Workshop – Enfield Library

Enfield Library - Council Office Community Room 1 1 Kensington Cres, Enfield, SA

Have you always wanted to make your own jewellery or hair accessories? Create playful, colourful and one-of a kind accessories with Polymer Clay in our hands-on workshop. This session will cover a range of beginner techniques, at the end of which you will take home your very own unique, handcrafted Polymer Clay jewellery or or hair accessories.

Free

It’s Never Too Late To Learn Something New!

Macquarie Community College - Epping Level 3, 3 Carlingford Rd, Epping, NSW

At Macquarie Community College we believe “It’s Never Too Late To Learn Something New”! To celebrate Adult Learners Week in 2023, we will be holding free taster classes and demonstrations...

Free

Drawing, Painting & Watercolor

Interested in Arts? In this workshop you will feel free to express yourself any way you want! You will participate in practical demonstrations in various media so that you can build your talent and improve your techniques in drawing and painting with watercolor.
Lunch & tea, coffee & refreshments included.

Delivered by: Nepean Community College

Free

Try a Craft

Kondinin Community Resource Centre 3-5 Gordon Street, Kondinin, WA, Australia

A variety of crafts will be on offer for participants to try their skill at. We will integrate technology into the event by following a You-Tube video to create a...

Free

Noongar Story Time

City of Baywater Libraries 3 Rocca Way, Wanneroo, WA, AUSTRALIA

Come along to this free event for Adult Learners Week! Hosted by City of Bayswater at City of Baywater Libraries. See further details below.

free

Try A Craft

Kondinin Community Resource Centre 3-5 Gordon Street, Kondinin, WA, Australia

Participants will be encouraged to participate in a variety of arts and crafts on offer.

Free

Brush Calligraphy

Yarraville Community Centre 59 Francis Street,, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia

Explore the world of brush calligraphy and master the fundamentals of writing with brush and ink. It’s a captivating art form that allows you to add a personal touch to...

Free

Kokedama

Yarraville Community Centre 59 Francis Street,, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia

Discover the art of creating Kokedama, enchanting hanging displays featuring indoor plants and succulents. Traditionally, a Japanese art and meaning “hanging moss ball” require only moss, soil and twine. Your...

Free

Art class – sustainable gift bags

Alice Daveron Centre Titus Road, Lockridge , WA, Australia

Tracey Read from Dappled Light Studio will guide you through a striking way to re-use the paper bags you’ve collected from shopping over time, and add a personal touch to...

Free

Drop in and draw

Art Gallery of New South Wales South Building Art Gallery Road The Domain, Sydney, NSW

Join us in the exhibition Correspondence in the Asian Lantern galleries on the ground level of our original South Building.

Free

Step into the Studio | Intuitive Art

Payinthi 128 Prospect Road, Prospect, South Australia

Join us for Step into the Studio during Adult Learning Week! Discover a safe and welcoming space where imagination knows no bounds. Whether you're a seasoned artist or just curious, everyone's invited.
Led by Visual Artist Michelle Lee, this workshop is a voyage of self-discovery. Explore your innate creativity through color mixing, brush techniques, and various mediums. By the end, you'll not only take home a stunning mixed media piece but also the confidence to keep creating. Don't miss this chance to tap into your creative potential and embark on an artistic journey of transformation.

$15

Stitch and Sew

Notting hill Neighbourhood House 37 Westerfield Drive, Notting Hill, Victoria, Australia

Stitch and Sew class at Notting Hill Neighbourhood House is designed to accommodate all levels – from beginners to intermediate or advanced students. If you are looking to learn a...

$10

Wyndham Learning Festival

City of Wyndham - various locations Wyndham, Victoria, Australia

Register for any of over 70+ FREE curated events in this year’s Wyndham Learning Festival (WLF)! With the theme of “Our Thriving, Creative Wyndham”, the FREE festival offers something for all ages and interests from 1-7 September and aims to celebrate and encourage lifelong learning with a range of activities from across the Arts, Sports...

Free

Basic Woodworking- Free Workshop

Iluka Woombah Mens Shed Johnsons Lane, Iluka 2466, NSW

Learn basic woodworking skills to assemble a variety of projects including a bird nesting box, letter box and bird feeder during this three and a half hour workshop. Six workshops available over six months. This workshop id part of the ‘Embrace’ programhosted by Iluka Emporium. The ‘Embrace’ programincludes over 50 free creative workshops for Iluka and surrounding district. Embrace friendship, resilience and wellbeing through creative arts. Funded by Stronger Country Communities Fund, Department of Regional NSW. Booking required- contact Iluka Emporium. Each free workshop will be facilitated by local artists/craftspeople in small groups in safe inclusive spaces for having fun, meeting friends and learning something new.

Free

Life Long Learning Week: Enfield Library – Knit and Natter Group

Enfield Library - Council Office Community Room 1 1 Kensington Cres, Enfield, SA

Knit and Natter Do you love to knit, crochet or sew and would you like to help those in need? Join us in making items to be donated to charities and community groups in South Australia that support people and animals in need. All are welcome but you need to book with Coordinator Kay Hooper on 0421951 665

Free

It’s Never Too Late To Learn Something New!

Macquarie Community College - Epping Level 3, 3 Carlingford Rd, Epping, NSW

At Macquarie Community College we believe “It’s Never Too Late To Learn Something New”! To celebrate Adult Learners Week in 2023, we will be holding free taster classes and demonstrations...

Free

Makerspace

Chelsea Library 1 Chelsea Rd, Chelsea 319, Victoria

Our all day drop-in makerspaces offer hands-on activities with things for you to explore, make or do. It could involve craft, construction, or new technology - there's always something interesting...

Free

Life Long Learning Week: One Plank Stool – Greenacres Library

Greenacres Library - Council Office Community Room 2 Fosters Road, Greenacres, SA

Join Robert as he teaches you how to make a simple stool from one recycled wood plank. Learn basic woodworking skills as well as giving new life to recycled wood. Free to take home a function stool for children or a handy step-up.

Free

Linking Carers Sea Stars Workshop

Rowville Community Learning Centre 40 Fulham Rd (Located inside Rowville Community Centre), Rowville, VIC, Australia

Are you a carer or in a caring role? Would you like to connect with other carers? You are invited to express yourself in a fun workshop to create your...

Free

Become a Crafty Volunteer

Burnie Library 30 Alexander Street, Burnie, Tasmania, Australia

Come along and learn how you can use your art and craft skills and our resources to enhance the lives of people in our community. Libraries Tasmania has an expansive...

Free

Cricut Creations

Australind Library 2 Mulgara Street, Australind, Western Australia, Australia

Are you interested in learning how to use a Cricut machine and make some beautiful greeting cards? Learn the basics of how to set up, design, and cut your own...

Free

Art – Print Making

Cannington Library 233 Sevenoaks Street, Cannington, WA, AUSTRALIA

Come along to this free event for Adult Learners Week! Hosted by Canning Libraries at Cannington Library. See further details below.

free

Art By Description – Online Event

"A monthly, online programfor people who are blind or with impaired vision from across the country. This social and creative programprovides an opportunity to engage with the National Gallery collection through audio description, poetry, music, and discussion.

You will need your own internet connected computer, laptop or device with webcamand in-built microphone."

Free

Knick Knack Knitters

Berala Community Centre NSW

A free social knitting class held weekly on Friday's.

Free

Collage Art Storytelling: A journey Through Creativity

Yarraville Community Centre 59 Francis Street,, Yarraville, Victoria, Australia

In celebration of “It’s Never Too Late to Learn Something New” we will be hosting two Collage exhibitions at Footscray and Yarraville on the 5th and 8th of September. These exhibitions will showcase the wonderful artworks created by our students and followed by morning tea.

Pottery/Airdry clay Create (Part 2)

Air dry clay is a great clay for you to create your own decorative pieces without the use of a kiln. Sayo will teach you easy clay forming techniques such as slab, pinch pot and coil. All important hand building techniques that you will use to create your own unique pieces. Week 1 – Hand build a shape – learn pottery techniques to create your desirable shape (your pieces will need several days to dry and be ready to paint in week 2).

All materials supplied:

Clay tools, paints, finishing varnish.

Free

Sewing machine induction

Carindale Library Westfield Carindale, Carindale, Queensland, Australia

Are you keen to develop your sewing skills? Join this interactive workshop to learn more about the Carindale Library Makerspace and practise the basic techniques you need to operate our Janome sewing machines and overlockers. After attending this induction workshop and becoming a library member, you can book a maker session to use the sewing equi PMent for your own creative projects. No previous experience required.

Bookings
Bookings required. Phone Carindale Library on 07 3407 1490 to reserve your place.

Free

Art Times 3: Adult Learner’s Week Art Activities at Harvey Library

Harvey Public Library, Harvey WA Young Street, Harvey, WA, Australia

ART TIMES THREE 1 Monday 4 Sep 12 noon Arty Neighbours’ Lunch Eat and chat with local arty people 2 Tuesday 5 Sep 11 am Indigenous Art Workshop with Brad Learn local indigenous art. No experience required 3 Friday 8 Sep 12 noon Lunch with the Locals Art history of Harvey with award winning artist...

Free

Mindfulness Art

Mount Gambier Library 6 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, Australia

Enjoy the therapeutic art of drawing free form lines or ‘neuro lines’ to create a variety of shapes, curves that when coloured in will transform into a beautiful piece of...

Free

Imperfect Painting

5 brooking st williams wa 6391 5 Brooking St, williams, wa

Learn to paint with Gabby. Free drink on arrival. All paints and canvas supplied

$80

Be the Light: Weaving Workshop

alice springs public library LOT 5134 Gregory Terrace & Leichhardt Terrace, Alice Springs, NT, Australia

As part of Adult Learner’s Week the Library is hosting a Community Art Project. Run by local artist Kirrily Jordan. -Develop new skills -Make new connections -See your artwork come...

Free

Cookie decorating with royal icing – workshops

Belgrave Library Reynolds Lane, Belgrave, VIC, Australia

Discover how to decorate delicious cookies for your loved ones at this hands-on workshop with Michelle from Vintage Cookie Co. Michelle will walk you through the fundamental techniques to decorate your own unique cookies using royal icing including getting the right consistencies. You will decorate 2 of your own cookies and receive a box so you can take your delicious creations home safely. FREE Booking required

Free