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Adventures in Art for Children Workshop Series

June 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Adventures in Art is a series of workshops for children aged 5 to 15 years.

Be inspired by Local Mandurah artists Sarah Petrich, Candice Sawyer and Kerry Davies as they facilitate a series of workshops to give children a fun and engaging way to develop a range of important skills, while encouraging creativity and self-expression.

Attend one or all these great workshops and discover your inner creative and make new friends.

Bookings are essential as places are limited.


Workshop 1: Mixed Media Journal

Tap into your unique creative side to craft a beautiful handmade journal.

Perfect for yourself, or as a lovely gift.

Date: Saturday 20 April.

Facilitator: Sarah Petrich

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Workshop 2:  Raffia Wall Hanging

Explore your creativity with a raffia wall-hanging workshop.
Here you’ll work with organic raffia and trinkets to design a unique, friendly piece.
Learn knotting techniques and experiment with textures to craft an eco-personalized artwork that reflects your style.

Date: Saturday 27 April

Facilitator: Candice Sawyer

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Workshop 3: Gecko Art

Create a stunning piece of gecko art, through the traditional medium of dot painting on Australian wood. 
Channel the natural world and exploring your creativity..

Date: Saturday 4 May

Facilitator: Sarah Petrich

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Workshop 4: Needle Felted Animals

Learn needle felting in this workshop and create a cute, fuzzy animal head.
Master the technique of shaping wool with a barbed needle, transforming it into a unique, three-dimensional
piece of art.

Date: Saturday 11 May

Facilitator: Candice Sawyer

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Workshop 5: Waves Art Workshop

Indulge your creative imagination by crafting a beautiful artwork inspired by the graceful motion 
of ocean waves. Meditative, invigorating, and invokes a force of nature alive to the page.
Date: Saturday 18 May

Facilitator: Sarah Petrich

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Workshop 6: Hand Sew Happy Houses

Simple hand sewing activity using scrap fabrics, felt, buttons, trims and threads.
See it evolve into a keyring or pillow.

Date: Saturday 25 May

Facilitator: Kerry Davies

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Workshop 7:  Sand Art Workshop

Explore the medium of sand and its possibilities, dive into its textures, colours and malleability. 

Everyone will create a lovely sand art piece.

Date: Saturday 1 June

Facilitator: Sarah Petrich

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Workshop 8: Hand Rolled Candle with Clay Base

Craft hand-rolled beeswax candles from local wax, and design unique bases with air-dry clay.

Learn about beeswax properties and candle-making techniques while exploring clay’s creative possibilities.

Date: Saturday 8 June

Facilitator: Candice Sawyer

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Workshop 9: Felted Gnomes

Join this felted gnome workshop and craft a charming outfit for your miniature gnome.
Learn felt and crafting techniques and create a magical, whimsical gnome for endless imaginative play.

Date: Saturday 15 June

Facilitator: Candice Sawyer

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Workshop 10: Birdhouse Workshop

Let your creativity take flight through this charming model.
A practical piece to adorn your garden, as well as a welcoming haven for small birds.

Date: Saturday 22 June

Facilitator: Sarah Petrich

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Lakelands Library and Community Centre
49 Banksiadale Gate
Lakelands, WA Australia
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9550 3835


City of Mandurah

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