Art + Crafts


Image credit: Deirdre Datodi 

Get ready for rapid-fire drawing in our express pose Sunday sessions. Our models create fast poses to keep you on your toes! With poses held from anywhere between 30 seconds to a couple of minutes, these life drawing sessions are a real challenge for seasoned artists as well as beginners.

Enjoy two of hours of life drawing in our beautiful light-filled studio with professional LMS models. With easels and tables available to use and paper to purchase, all you need to bring are your materials! 

Run by expert tutor, Deidre da Todi, she asks you to arrive promptly (10 minutes before is good) as late arrivals disrupt the flow of this class.

$22 plus booking fee. BOOK HERE


FRIDAY Life Drawing & Painting
PLEASE NOTE THE NEW DAY (formerly on Tuesdays).
10:30am – 1pm. Short to longer poses. Untutored.

Cost: $22 plus booking fee per session. Don’t miss out, BOOK HERE.

Enjoy two and a half hours of untutored life drawing in our beautiful light-filled studio with professional LMS models. With easels and tables available to use and paper to purchase, all you need to bring are your materials to draw poses ranging from quick to extended as the session progresses.

NB: As a courtesy to the model and other participants, and to limit disruptions, please arrive by 10.20am to set up. Class begins promptly at 10.30am. Anyone arriving late is required to wait for the next model break to enter the room. These occur every 20 minutes and the convenor will let you in.


Just a quick reminder for all our artistic visitors that due to OHS regulations we don’t allow the use of oil paint in any form including the water-soluble variety.


Children’s sketchbook drawing class for 5-12 year olds with Hannah Rother-Gelder 
8-week course, Wednesdays 4pm – 5.15pm beginning Feb 8
$250 including materials.

Ever wondered what to draw? Or how to begin a drawing? 

In these classes, students will be guided through a series of projects that will equip them with prompts, ideas, and skills when sketchbook drawing. In this 8-week series, each student will be provided with their own sketchbook and a variety of materials, which they can explore widely within the medium. 

For enquiries or to make a booking, please contact Hannah Rother-Gelder: gelder@optusnet.com.au


5-week course, Fridays 4pm – 5:15 pm commencing 10 February 2023 (excluding 10 March)
Sewing for 7-12 year olds
$165 including materials.

Learn to hand sew a variety of stitches and techniques to make a little doll or imaginary creature. Each week students will be guided through the creation of a soft calico toy and will learn a series of stitches such as running, back, and blanket, as well as sewing on buttons and using threads and notions.  

For enquiries or to make a booking, please contact Hannah Rother-Gelder: gelder@optusnet.com.au