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SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM

Spark your imagination and creativity through our various exciting autumn holiday programs.You can also come and experience the joy and fun of the 2017 Archibald Regional Tour and our other amazing exhibitions.


Price for workshops are $35 per workshop.
KinderCraften $10.00 per session


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

HOLIDAY KINDERCRAFTEN (2-5)

10.00- 11.00 am | $10 per participant
Ages 2 - 5 

KEY DATES:
Monday, 16 April 
Wednesday, 18 April
Tuesday, 24 April
Thursday, 26 April


Holiday Kindercraften is a creative playgroup meeting during these school holidays. Come join the creative exploration with your children and become inspired to make a take-home artwork through investigative art play. These holidays let your young children be introduced to a range of creative encounters through methods and materials. Kindercraften fosters a fun group environment with both individual and collaborative learning outcomes.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Portrait Conversations with Amanat Grewal (10-12)

Tuesday | 17 April | 10.30 - 12.30 pm
Thursday | 26 April | 1 - 3pm

Ages 10-12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


A workshop inspired by the Archibald Regional Touring Exhibition. Participants get to enjoy making and creating their favourite portrait from the exhibition. Participants will learn about the portraits in the exhibition, but also learn the necessary skills to create awe-inspiring Archibald- worthy portraits.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

AVATAR: Making Masks (6-9)

Tuesday | 17 April | 10.30 - 12.30 pm
Ages 6-9
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Whether they are for protection, disguise, performance or entertainment, masks are fascinating objects. Taking inspiration from pop culture, modern art and tribal masks, participants in this workshop will create an avatar by constructing their own mask.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

ABSTRACT APPROPRIATION: Abstract Drawing from collage (6-9)

Tuesday | 17 April | 1 - 3 pm
Ages 6-9
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Abstract art goes beyond depicting a visible reality, looking for different ways to describe visual experience. This workshop will look at an interesting approach to making abstract images. Students will create a collage that is used as the basis for drawing.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Junk Food is DEAD / Using junk as art (10-12)

Tuesday | 17 April | 1 - 3 pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Junk food is EVERYWHERE! Instead of eating it, why not make art on it? Participants will explore the art of Ben Frost and his take on pop culture – a society obsessed with media and consumerism. Participants will be given food packaging (cleaned before use) to paint and draw comics on top of.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

GET MY GOOD SIDE: The Art of Portrait Drawing (16+)

Tuesday | 17 April | 5 - 7pm
Tuesday | 24 April | 5 - 7pm 
Ages 16+
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Inspired by the portraiture on show at the Archibald, this workshop will see participants improve their portrait drawing skills. Vital skills for portraiture will be covered, including capturing likeness, personality and mood of the person portrayed.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

BE YOUR OWN PICASSO (10-12)

Wednesday | 18 April | 11 - 1pm
Monday | 23 April | 1 - 3pm 
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Come and learn about the revolutionary Pablo Picasso! Participants in this workshop get to create their own 3D cubist face using air dry clay and other exciting materials. In this workshop, participants will learn about the basic ceramic techniques and the exciting life of Pablo Picasso, walking away with an amazing original artworks.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Exploding Colour Workshop with Rhonda Dee (8-10 & 12-14)

Wednesday | 18 April | 1.30 - 3.30pm (Ages 8 - 10)
Monday | 23 April | 1 - 3pm (Ages 12 - 14)
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


In this workshop, participants get to explore and experiment with colour and composition. They will learn to the art of colour abstraction in an exciting and safe environment.  Each participant will create unique abstract artworks based on colour, line and form.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
8 - 10 Workshop : Click here for online bookings
12 - 14 Workshop: Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Mini Archi's (6-9)

Thursday | 19 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm 
Thursday | 26 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm 
Ages 6-9
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


In this workshop, participants get to explore and experiment with colour and composition. They will learn to the art of colour abstraction in an exciting and safe environment.  Each participant will create unique abstract artworks based on colour, line and form.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Oodles of Noodles with Isis Star (6-9)

Thursday | 19 April | 1 - 4pm 
Friday | 20 April | 1 - 4pm 
Ages 6-9
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


During this two-day workshop, Participants will each create a creative and unique sculpture of a bowl of noodles with funny and quirky toppings. Participants will construct a ceramic bowl of noodles and will hand sculpt and paint food to fill it. Participants will be encouraged to think outside of the box in creating quirky designs and recipes.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings 

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

OTHER WORLDS: Imaginary Settings for Drawing (6-9)

Friday | 20 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm
Ages 6-9
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


This workshop will harness the power of imagination to draw a scene from the past, future, outer space or another universe. Taking inspiration from contemporary art, video games, books and movies, participants will find out that drawing can take you anywhere.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Toy Culture - The art of DIY customs (10-12)

Friday | 20 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm
Ages 10-12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)

** IMPORTANT: max capacity of 20 participants due to the amount of vinyl toy for each student


The world of vinyl toys is an obsession experienced by kids and adults alike! Vinyl Toy culture will be introduced through books and toys collected and brought by the artist, to give the participants a more tangible experience. After sketching out a character on paper, each participant will be given their very own blank DIY QEE vinyl bear toy to customise!


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

15 Seconds of Fame - Photography, mixed media and self-exploration (12-14)

Friday | 20 April | 1 - 3pm
Ages 12 - 14
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Our society is obsessed with the idea of instant gratification. Participants will explore social media platforms and create black and white ink self portraits based on their ideas on how they feel about the instance of posting information. Text can also be added onto finished works. Participants will use a polaroid camera to document themselves with their art. A class discussion on how they felt about the documentation process will end the class.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Look in the Mirror: Self-portrait drawing (10-12)

Friday | 20 April | 1 - 3pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


For hundreds of years before the selfie, artists have been looking at themselves as subjects for depicting in their art. What’s the difference between a selfie and a self-portrait? Come and find out in this drawing workshop where you will be guided through techniques to make a self-portrait.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

HYBRID MONSTERS with Rhonda Dee (8-10)

Monday | 23 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Welcome to the wonderful world of mark making. Participants learn to create complex imagery with ink and watercolours. In this workshop, participants will create a wonderful contemporary artwork while learning about the art of sumi-ink painting.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
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For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

KAIKAI KIKI: An exploration of Superflat (10-12)

Tuesday | 24 April | 11 - 1pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Participants will be introduced to the world of Takashi Murakami's Superflat movement. Instead of the traditional mediums, participants, through their vivid imaginations will create their own super amazing out-of-this-world character by using the art of collage.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

The Pretty Pattern Printmaking Workshop (10-12)

Monday | 23 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


In this workshop participants get to create amazing prints from Styrofoam. They will learn the basic printing skills and techniques, leaving the workshop understanding how to make prints using easily sourced material. Participant’s artworks will be convey their individuality and uniqueness through their original pattern designs. Participants walking out with a strong sense of accomplishment and confidence.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

NEW IDEA! Poster-making using magazine collages (10-12)

Tuesday | 24 April | 1.30 - 3.30pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Using magazines participants will create collages of mis-mashed faces depicting the absurdity of advertisements. A Haiku poem will be added to create a whole new meaning to the image.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

POP ART ARTEFACTS (10-12)

Tuesday | 24 April | 1 - 4pm
Thursday | 26 April | 1 - 4pm 
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


During this two-day workshop, participants will each create a creative and unique sculpture of a bowl of noodles with funny and quirky toppings. Participants will construct a ceramic bowl of noodles and will hand sculpt and paint food to fill it. Participants will be encouraged to think outside of the box in creating quirky designs and recipes.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

STICKERBOMB! The art of stickers, not as you know it! (10-12)

Thursday | 26 April | 11 - 1pm 
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


This workshop will explore the colourful world of sticker bombing, used in street art. It is a fast way to get your art out there! Using blank sheets of sticker paper, participants will create small, detailed drawings of characters and text which they will cut out and keep.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

A Basket of Easter Treats

Monday | 16 April | 10.30 - 12.30pm
Ages 8 - 10
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


To kick of this holiday break, come join us in making a ceramic basket of Easter delights. Learn the techniques of this material and create a wonderful artwork to celebrate this Easter season.  Perfect start to the holiday break.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings 

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Paper, Glue and You

Thursday | 19 April | 1 - 3pm
Ages 10 - 12
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Come along to our Paste Up workshop run by street artist Mandy Shoene- Salter.

Paper Glue and You is the perfect opportunity for children to learn and engage with a street artist. They will be introduced to styles and techniques of paste ups in a safe and exciting environment. They will create original and imaginative artworks that will pasted onto the Casula Tanks outside Casula Powerhouse for everyone to see!


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

Paste It UP!

Thursday | 26 April | 1 - 3pm
Ages 12 - 16
$35 per workshop (all materials included)


Paste it UP! is a workshop for the creative, imaginative and artistic. In this workshop, participants get to experience the world of street art. They get to create their own unique paste up artwork, which will then be pasted onto the Casula Tanks or pasted into the Kids Studio at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. It is the perfect holiday workshop for all creative kids.


For bookings
phone 9824 1121
email reception@casulapowerhouse.com
Click here for online bookings

For enquiries or for more information about our educational programs
email ppe@casulapowerhouse.com

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