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Spring School Holiday Workshops
3 – 13 October 2017

2-day Wizarding workshop | $145 / $110 conc | 9am - 5pm
Full day workshops | $85 / $65 conc | 9am - 5pm
Half day workshops | $55 / $45 conc | Morning session 9am-12:45pm | Afternoon session 1:30-5pm

All workshops located at Carclew, 11 Jeffcott St North Adelaide

Carclew's school holiday workshop program offers full day and half-day creative activities for kids aged 5 - 17 years in our stunning North Adelaide venue.

Our team of professional artists present a broad range of inspiring, hands-on experiences that will nurture your child's inner-artist and allow them to try out new experiences and make new friends.

WEEK 1

Monday 2 October
Public holiday - no workshops

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Tuesday 3 October
TWO FULL DAY WORKSHOPS TO CHOOSE FROM...

MURAL MADNESS | Artist: Jack Hodges

Join artist Jack Hodges to create a collaborative large-scale mural. Together you will see how differing interests can be brought together to create a unified work of art, all the while exploring techniques on individual smaller scale works to take home.
Ages: 7 - 12

INNER SUPERHEROES | Artist: Ruby Chew

Super-natural… super-human… and dedicated to fighting crime. Explore your super powers in this artistic and fun workshop. Use capes, masks, wings and more to visually represent your super powers in the service of justice. The possibilities are endless…to infinity and beyond!
Ages: 10 - 17

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Wednesday 4 October
2 IN 1: TWO WORKSHOPS, ONE DAY
* AVAILABLE AS FULL DAY OR HALF DAY WORKSHOPS *

DIORAMAS | Artist: Ray Harris

Turn a simple box into a magical scene. Using images from old magazines and books, craft materials and an idea from your imagination, we will transform the box into another place. Explore perspective, background, foreground and a range of simple techniques to transform your box into a fantastical little escape.

ALL ABOUT ME SCREENPRINTING | Artist: Kerri-Ann Wright

Create a stencil design that reflects what you’re all about. This could be a self-portrait, your favourite food or sport, prints of your own hands and feet. Then print your design onto your very own, personalised tote bag to take home.

Ages: 5 - 12

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Thursday 5 October 
WALKING ART TOUR | Artist: Ruby Chew
[Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances this workshops has been cancelled]

Get inspired on a guided art tour just for kids these school holidays! We’ll be exploring galleries, learning about local and international artists and ogling some of the coolest street art Adelaide has to offer! Along the way we’ll be participating in drawing and making activities based on what we see. Put those inquisitive googles on and let’s get walking!

Ages: 10 - 17

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Friday 6 October
No workshops

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WEEK 2

Monday 9 October
2 IN 1: TWO WORKSHOPS, ONE DAY
* AVAILABLE AS FULL DAY OR HALF DAY WORKSHOPS *

LOG IN TO VLOG AND BLOG | Artist: Libby Parker

Leave your own mark in the digital world with blogging and vlogging. By making, editing and using words, pictures and video footage, you will produce your very own blog or vlog to add to the Carclew Chronicles, as well as taking away skills to help you create more content at home.
NOTE: Devices with cameras required (iPad, iPhones, Androids etc). BYO or $10 hire.

USE YOUR VOICES | Artist: Joseph Burgess

Did you know that there is music in everything around you? Even in the very words you speak! Come along and enjoy this highly interactive musical experience where you will learn how to beatbox like a pro and create your own rap music!

Ages: 7 - 12

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Tuesday 10 October
TWO FULL DAY WORKSHOPS TO CHOOSE FROM...

INCOGNITO MASKS| Artist: Nancy Downes

Are you turning up to parties wearing the same thing as your bestie? Solution: create a new identity with some nifty mask making. Using papier mache, found objects and painting techniques, participants will make a individual costume piece and conjure a never before seen character.
Ages: 7 - 12

INTRO TO ANIMATION | Artist: Mitch Hearn [SOLD OUT]

Working in pairs, use different forms of animation like stop motion, 2D animation and pixilation to make your own short film! Learn how to create a walk cycle, how to use timing to make your animations look more realistic, and how to create simple 2D FX animation such as lasers and explosions. Take away your works on a USB so you can share your creations.
Ages: 10 - 17

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Wednesday 11 – Thursday 12 October
2-DAY WORKSHOP WIZARDING WORKSHOP | Artist: Ruby Chew [SOLD OUT]

If you solemnly swear you’re up to no good, come spend a few days at Carclew as it turns into a School for Witches and Wizards these school holidays! Be spellbound by making our own wands, creating our own house crest banners, banish our own boggarts and much, much more. Mischief managed!
Ages: 10 - 17

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Friday 13 October
2 IN 1: TWO WORKSHOPS, ONE DAY
* AVAILABLE AS FULL DAY OR HALF DAY WORKSHOPS *

CELLOGRAFF | Artist: Nish Cash

Come explore the medium of aerosol art and the many effects created by spray cans! Working within the environment that surrounds you, design and create a graffiti work as a group, whilst also creating your own concept and solo piece to take home.

SHADOW PUPPETS | Artist: Nancy Downes

Ever seen an odd shadow and imagined the creature it belongs to, only to find it’s just a few toys with a sock on top? Let that imagination run the show, as we create unexpected shadow puppet creatures, from the familiar to the strange.

Ages: 5 - 12

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Disclaimer: At time of scheduling, all workshop information is true and accurate. Whilst every effort is undertaken to ensure the integrity of this program, Carclew cannot be held responsible for changes beyond our control that may occur. If a workshop is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, you will be offered an alternative option or refund.

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Contact Details

Explore Arts
explorearts@carclew.org.au
08 8267 5111

Key Dates

  • Oct 03
    Oct 13
    School holiday program out now!

    Venue

    Carclew, 11 Jeffcott St North Adelaide