General Interest Courses

DATE
Gingerbread House Workshop - Sat 27 Nov

Fondant Cupcake Workshop - Sat 11 Dec

TIME 
10am - 1pm

COST
$80 (incl ingredients)

VENUEMACE

Christmas Baking Workshops

Learn to make & decorate Christmas themed cupcakes, cookies and gingerbread houses.

Fun filled workshops just in time for Christmas.

DATE
TBA

TIME
10am - 5pm

COST
$140 (includes materials)

VENUE
MACE

Learn to draw in charcoal

Ever wanted to learn how to draw in charcoal? Or do you just want to further your existing drawing skills? Then come and join us at MACE for the Basics in Drawing - Charcoal.

This class is for beginners through to advanced.  You will learn how to draw in charcoal, depict shadows and light, and make the object appear 3D.

DATE
Saturday 11 December

TIME
9:30am - 4:30pm

COST
$225
(incl materials & lunch)

VENUE
Crockett Print Studio

Textile Surface Design and Print

Surface design, silk painting and dyeing workshop.

An introduction to printing and dyeing on protein based fibres, such as silk and wool.  

Participants will create two silk pieces with their own design.

Lunch & materials included.

DATE
TBA

TIME
6pm - 9pm

COST
$TBA

VENUE
MACE

Mixology Cocktail Skills

Become a master of "Mixology" in this fun interactive cocktail course.  Bar tending is taken to the next level with techniques including muddling, shaking, infusing flavours and creating the latest and best cocktails. 

This course will give you the skills and confidence required to prepare cocktails in a range of hospitality venues.

DATE
TBA

TIME
6pm - 9pm

COST
$TBA

VENUE
MACE

Beginning your Digital Photography Journey

In this course you will start your journey into digital photography, in a supportive environment.

You will learn the basics of photographic composition, the exposure triangle, the importance of light, the types of digital cameras and lenses and be able to show your favourite photographs.

DATE
Wednesdays 20 October to 10 November

TIME
6pm - 9pm

COST
$180 for 4 sessions

VENUE
Community Shed

Introduction to Welding

Construct a small welding projects for around the house, shed or property such as work benches, tool racks, grills of fire pits. learn how to weld using the two most widely used welding processes in the industry - Arc welding and MIG welding. The course is designed for the beginner and includes safe operation in both theory and practical sessions.

 

It is mandatory for participants to bring ear muffs and wear garments which cover the skin to avoid exposure to heat. Safety helmets, overalls, gloves and googles will be supplied.

DATE
Mondays 15 to 29 Nov

TIME
6pm - 9pm

COST
$160 for 3 sessions

VENUE
Community Shed

Welding Forge Making

Participants need to complete Introduction to Welding before enrolling in this course. Learn about the forging process, and how to make a blacksmith forge that you can use for heating metals for ease of bending and shaping.

Participant will take home a forge at the end of the course.

DATE
Tuesdays 9 Nov to 7 Dec

TIME
5.45pm - 9.45pm

COST
$250 for 5 sessions

VENUE
Mansfield
Secondary College

Introduction to Furniture Restoration

This course is designed for beginners and those with some experience who are keen to gain helpful tips on restoring furniture. Learn how to dismantle a small piece of furniture, make minor repairs, prepare surfaces and re-assemble within a safe workshop environment.

Participants are required to bring  paint brush, paint stripper, steel wool, sand-paper, scraper, face mask, goggles and wear protective clothing.

Participants will need to take home their piece of furniture after each session.

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