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Event Series Event Series: Art Essentials – Childrens Workshop

Art Essentials – Childrens Workshop

Thu 17 August at 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

After School students have the opportunity to learn a wide range of art-making skills including drawing, painting, collage and sculpture as well as the elements and principles of art and design.

We provide a fun and creative space to learn and experiment with different mediums including charcoal, pencil, oil pastels, ink, watercolours, acrylics and much more.

Class activities are age appropriate and include a mix of theory, hands-on practice, and lessons about art elements, principles, famous artists and artworks all while developing your child’s confidence, artistic skills, imagination and creative thinking.

Suitable for new and continuing students aged 6-12 years.

BOOK NOW (thelittleartcompany.com.au)


Local government area
Visual arts, Craft
Event contact details (phone/ email)
0429 634 777


The Little Art Company
11 Ryall Street
Canowindra, NSW Australia
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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

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