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With the festive season fast approaching, The Art Room are delighted to offer a series of seasonal workshops for adults and children.

Make a Living Wreath

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November
Date:  Saturday 9th November
Time: 10 - 1pm
Duration:  3 hours
Tutor:  Pip Rayner
Cost:  $90

We are delighted to invite you to make a living Christmas wreath. A great alternative to a traditional wreath, they make a fabulous gift, look beautiful as a table centrepiece or hanging arrangement. Requiring very little water or care once established they will continue to flourish for years.

Come along and enjoy some festive cheer, good company and seasonal ambience whilst learning new creative skills.  

All materials provided, however if you have some succulents or other plants you would like to add please do bring them along.  You may even want to bring some seed lights!

Tea, coffee and a yummy Christmas morning tea will be provided.

 

 

SOLD OUT!

Christmas Cake Decorating Workshops

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November
Cake Decorating for Adults
Date:  Saturday 16th November
Time:  10am - 1pm
Duration:  3 hours
Tutor:  Erica Baker
Cost:  $100 all materials included.

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Adult Cake Decorating Workshop

We are so excited to be able to bring Edible Art to you this Holiday season. Come along and learn how to decorate a Winter Wonderland Christmas Tree Cake, complete with snow and glitter.

 

This is an entry level class and suitable for any cake decorating skill level, with all materials provided, in a fun, friendly and relaxed environment .

 

The class will be run step-by-step, with live demonstration and time to complete your own vanilla sponge cake, with vanilla buttercream, to take home to share with loved ones.

 

You will also take home the skills required to make this again, which include stacking and icing cake layers with a pallet knife, and piping bag techniques.

November
 Adult & Child Workshop
 Decorate a Rudolf Cake
 
Date:  Saturday 16th November
Time:  3.00 - 5.30pm
Duration: 2.5 hours
Tutor:  Erica Baker
Cost: $95 for 2 people
          (1 adult and 1 child)

Adult & Child Cake Decorating Workshop

We are so excited to be able to bring Edible Art to you this Holiday season. Come along and learn how to decorate a gorgeous Rudolf cake, with fondant details and glitter. Book yourself and bring a child (9 years plus).  Together you can decorate a Rudolf Cake!  Bring your son, daughter, niece, nephew or any child/teen that you would like to spend a memorable afternoon with.

 

This is an entry level class and suitable for any cake decorating skill level, with all materials provided, in a fun, friendly and relaxed environment .

 

The class will be run step-by-step, with live demonstration and time to complete your chocolate sponge cake, with chocolate buttercream, to take home to share with loved ones.

 

You will also take home the skills required to make this again, which include stacking and icing cake layers with a pallet knife, and piping bag techniques.

 

When booking please just enter your name.  We will contact you prior to the workshop and on the day you can just bring along your special young one (9 years or older) with you to share this amazing experience together.

NB for this workshop you will be given a demo on how to make fondant antlers (as seen in the pic).  The fondant antlers take days to set so metallic antlers will be made on the day so you can enjoy your cake instantly!

Watercolour Workshops 

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November

Christmas Wreath Workshop

Date:  Saturday 30th November

Time:  10am - 1pm

Duration:  3 hours

Tutor:  Krystee Iris

Cost:  $75

Succulent Workshop
Date: Saturday 30th November
Time:  1.30 - 4.30pm
Duration: 3 hours
Tutor: Krystee Iris
Cost: $75

During our workshops we will be exploring all things Watercolour in a fun and friendly environment.

 

Each workshop will cover colour mixing, brush control, watercolour tips tricks and techniques working in a set theme.

 

Each stage of the workshop is instructed by Krystee to provided a step-by-step

understanding of the medium and workshop theme.

 

These workshops are great for entry level students where they can dive in deep and explore or also appropriate for more experienced artist who would like to further explore and refine their style.

 

In the first 3 hour Watercolour Workshop Krystee will teach you how to paint a gorgeous Christmas Wreath that you will treasure for years to come.

In the second Watercolour Workshop Krystee will teach you how to paint a succulent.  This will look fantastic framed in your own home or as a gift.

Why don't you treat yourself and book both of these classes!

Harry Potter Christmas Banquet

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December

Date:  Sunday 1st December

Time:  11am - 2pm 

Duration:  3 hours

House Elves:  Pip Rayner, Rosenda Upton, Erica Baker

Cost:  $60

A 3 course feast is included in the cost and all materials provided.  You are invited to dress in wizarding attire and bring any wizarding accessories you feel necessary.

Calling all wizards and witches (muggles by appointment only)

 

You are cordially invited to celebrate the festive season at our Harry Potter Christmas Banquet. Hours of feasting and entertainment awaits you as we transform The Art Room into The Great Hall. Sample delicious butter beer, worm jelly and order a house cocktail. Fresh crumbed bat wings and beetle bites are a few selections from the menu.

 

Mix potions, compete in house challenges assisted by house elves and help Gringotts find lost treasure, capturing the day in our photo booth.

 

Wizarding attire welcome!