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Watercolours for Beginners: Beautiful Birds with Marloes (Online)

Join wildlife artist Marloes and learn to paint native birds with watercolours. Marloes will guide you through the steps and methods for applying and manipulating these mediums,  as well as tricks and tips to get awesomely realistic (and sometimes not so realistic) effects.    Join us for a fun session that’s a great way to start your journey into watercolour!…

  • 20th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Acrylic Painting for Beginners: Mystical Lighthouse Silhouettes with Caroline (Online)

Learn to draw and paint with Caroline! Painting is such a mindful process, once you start the journey it's very easy to get hooked! Acrylic painting is super easy - once you know a few basic skills. In this class, you will be taken step by step through a guided painting tutorial of a Mystical…

  • 20th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

The Joy of Sleep with Thomas (Online)

Do you suffer from lack of sleep?   Does your mind race at night, leaving you exhausted during the day?   Have sleeping problems affected your work, social life or relationships?   Come and learn some techniques to get better sleep from recovering insomniac and Doctor of Philosophy, Tom.   What will we cover? In…

  • 20th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Homemade Indian Cooking: Fresh Garlic Naan with Sarita (Online)

Ready to sharpen your cooking skills? Would you like to learn how to make restaurant style garlic naan from the comfort of your own home? Have an evening with cooking queen Sarita who will teach you the right way to make the perfect Indian garlic naan bread. Join this live and interactive workshop to explore…

  • 20th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Sketching for Beginners: Window Views with Emilie (Online)

We’ve all heard of urban sketching, a lovely art form creating quick rough sketches while on location, walking around the city or parks. It’s more about the essence of the moment and the fun process than a polished end result.    Normally these sketches fill notebooks along with comments and thoughts about the places visited…

  • 21st Sep, 2021
  • 12:15pm - 1:15pm (AEST)
  • Online

SMART-ER Goal Setting with Anita (Online)

It can feel challenging to set goals for yourself in the current uncertainty that is our world. But setting goals can help us have purpose and that drive to jump out of bed in the morning. So join Anita in this session to find out a new way of looking at goal setting in 2021! In…

  • 21st Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Enrich your Dog’s Life with Harriet (Online)

The terms 'enrichment' and 'mental stimulation' have become more commonplace in the dog world, but what do they really mean?   Providing species appropriate outlets for your dog can make them happier, healthier and much easier to live with.   It can also help you understand what makes your dog tick and how to build an even better relationship with them.…

  • 21st Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Photo Editing on your Smartphone with Natalia (Online)

You know how to take photos with your smartphone or even your camera. But how can you make them look even better! ? Join professional Boudoir Photographer Natalia to learn how to enhance your photos with the power of editing! There are heaps of awesome (and FREE! ) mobile phone photo editing apps but they…

  • 21st Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Homemade Yum Cha: Spring Onion Pancakes with Cristina (Online)

Come and explore the world of Yum Cha with our talented cooking teacher Cristina! Cristina will be taking you on a journey twice in one week - lucky us! So get set to make some delicious, flakey spring onion pancakes! Want to continue the Yum Cha journey? Cristina will be back the following night with another…

  • 21st Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Homemade Yum Cha: Pan-fried Pork Buns with Cristina (Online)

Come and explore the world of Yum Cha with our talented cooking teacher Cristina! Cristina will be taking you on a journey twice in one week - lucky us! So get set to make some delicious, pan-fried pork buns! Want to continue the Yum Cha journey? Cristina is also teaching the night before with another special Yum…

  • 22nd Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Printmaking for Beginners: Milk Carton Printing with Emilie (Online)

If you visit galleries in Australia and around the world, you will often see prints made by artists using engraved copper or zinc plates.    You can do this at home but with an easy hack – using milk cartons or juice boxes! In this workshop you will learn how to design an image for…

  • 22nd Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Watercolour for Beginners: Creative Cards with Emilie (Online)

Join artist Emilie and learn to make your own creative cards with watercolours.   Emilie will guide you through the steps and methods for applying and manipulating watercolours,  as well as tricks and tips to create some beautiful effects. You'll finish the class with a card to gift a loved one in lockdown! What will we cover? This…

  • 22nd Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

QUEER SOCIAL – Watercolour for Beginners: Painting Nature with Emilie (Online)

Not only is watercolour painting a super pretty art form - it's also really meditive and brings out all those nice, calm feels. This beginners watercolour class is perfect for both people that have never picked up a brush and those who make art on the regular. Artist and educator, Emilie, will take you through…

  • 23rd Sep, 2021
  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

From Start to Finish: Structuring a Screenplay with Jaine (Online)

Every one of us has a story to tell, but when it comes time to put pen to paper, or finger to keyboard, or stylus to screen… Sooner or later we all pause and ask ourselves: ‘what happens next? ’ Getting from start to finish on that first draft is always the hardest.   So…

  • 23rd Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Lockdown Cocktails 7: Refreshingly Minty Gin Cocktail with Simon (Online)

We've made it into Spring!   Negroni Week is behind us so we can move onto fresher and refreshing cocktails. Let's make 3 of the most loved modern classic cocktails that happen to showcasing the fresh flavours of mint, cucumber and ginger. What will we cover? In this class we will:   Make 3 delicious surprise…

  • 24th Sep, 2021
  • 7:00pm - 8:15pm (AEST)
  • Online

Confident Presenters with Laneway Learning and Confidence Hackers

Please note:   This program is for international students enrolled in Victorian universities only.   Is the thought of public speaking FREAKING YOU OUT? Does making a speech feel way out of reach? Do you want to support your peers, learn and grow and overcome your fears? If you answered YES to these questions. . . read on.…

  • 27th Sep, 2021
  • 5:00pm - 8:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Budget like a Boss – Build Your Personal Budget with Alex (Online)

Building a budget and then using it is an essential ingredient to take control of your financial life.  Don’t sit wondering where your money went – instead tell it where you want it to go.   Decide what you want and make it happen with your budget (rather than letting life happen to you). Reduce your…

  • 27th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Happy, Simply: Tiny Homes with D’arcy (Online)

Have you been dreaming of running away to a quieter area and living a simpler life? Maybe you've been dreaming of a tiny home! Join d’Arcy Lunn to learn about his love of tiny homes. d'Arcy is the creator of ‘Happy, simply‘: a sustainable lifestyle model and education project promoting simplicity, sustainability and self-sufficiency.  He…

  • 27th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Intro to Singing: How to Hit the High Notes with Steph (Online)

Can a person extend their range to sing higher notes?   Yes they can! Come and learn techniques to build up your range so you can belt it like Celine Dion. And since this workshop is on Zoom you don't have to worry about anyone hearing you sing your lungs out! What will we cover?…

  • 27th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Urban Sketching for Beginners: Views from Home with Emilie (Online)

We’ve all heard of urban sketching, a lovely art form creating quick rough sketches while on location, walking around the city or parks. It’s more about the essence of the moment and the fun process than a polished end result.    Normally these sketches fill notebooks along with comments and thoughts about the places visited…

  • 28th Sep, 2021
  • 12:15pm - 1:15pm (AEST)
  • Online

Living Fearlessly with Anita (Online)

The seemingly fearless don’t have magical powers – they’ve just learned how to look at fear differently and use it to their advantage, instead of making it a ball and chain around their life.   So if fear is keeping you up at night or stopping you living the life you want, then this class…

  • 28th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Rice Clay Sculptures with Vivian (Online)

Come and learn how to create a brand new sustainable and organic material from scratch — Rice clay! Rice clay can be made into lots of beautiful objects - from bowls, to sculpture pieces and even jewelry!   Artist Vivian will demonstrate how to mix cooked rice with different fibres to create this unique material as…

  • 28th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Learn to Build a Sustainable Wardrobe with Jenna (Online)

Embrace a wardrobe that works for your lifestyle and learn how to build it in a conscious way. Even if you are an avid thrifter or someone who hates shopping, having a wardrobe that is clear of clutter and easy to maintain makes our lives so much easier! Learn what to declutter, how to shop…

  • 28th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Bushwalking for Beginners with Darren (Online)

Once Stage Four and Stage Three restrictions are relaxed, many of us will be desperately keen to immerse ourselves in natural environments outside Melbourne.  Perhaps you have enjoyed walking in your neighbourhood but would like to stretch your horizons?   If you have been unsure where to start and how to prepare for bushwalking, this class…

  • 28th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Feldenkrais: Free Your Voice with Ralph (Online)

Want to be heard?  Improve your voice for speaking or singing using clever, enjoyable movement lessons (Feldenkrais) to support your voice to be at its best. Feldenkrais is a clever exercise system using gentle movement and mindfulness. You learn to release tightness and unconscious restriction and create natural, graceful and effective actions that will free your voice…

  • 29th Sep, 2021
  • 12:15pm - 1:15pm (AEST)
  • Online

Tackling Uncertainty: Creating your Personal Support Kit with Conny (Online)

We are all currently facing an extraordinary range of challenges and having to deal with lots of uncertainty and worries, no wonder so many of us are feeling overwhelmed. This class provides information on how our minds and bodies react to uncertainty and what we can do to strengthen our resilience and introduce helpful habits…

  • 29th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Watercolour for Beginners: Misty Mountains with Emilie (Online)

Come and enjoy the wonderful world of watercolour paintings! This beginners class will teach you skills and techniques to create your own piece of watercolour art. You will experiment with colour and shapes to create a misty mountain scene! What will we cover? This beginner’s painting class will: Focus on using watercolour and illustration skills…

  • 29th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Portrait Drawing for Beginners with Emilie (Online)

Come to this drawing class and break the myth about what is often considered the most difficult artistic genre: portraits! Emilie will provide some technical pointers to draw the human faces. Through observation exercises, you’ll learn the basics about proportion, tone and shading. We will try different approaches, draw from observation and from imagination. We…

  • 29th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Vegan Home Cooking: Learn to make Vegan Eggs with Elodie

Let's get our vegan home cooking on! There are very few dishes that can’t be made vegan but people often don’t realise that they can make them at home, from scratch! If you want to take your brunch game to the next level, come learn how to make two varieties of vegan eggs – poached…

  • 30th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Learn to make Handmade Green Pappardelle with Pasta Hotline (Online)

The simple act of making pasta is a wholesome goal for lots of modern-day food lovers.   The process is therapeutic, humbling and a great way to impress your dinner party guests! After this class, you’ll be able to entertain with ease, using this delicious yet not too difficult handmade Green Pappardelle, that will delight…

  • 30th Sep, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online

Intro to Ink Art: Inktober with Emilie (Online)

Have you heard of Inktober?  Inktober is a drawing challenge that takes place worldwide every October: one ink drawing a day, for one month! Created in 2009 by an illustrator (Jake Parker) as a challenge to improve his inking skills and develop positive drawing habits, it has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with thousands…

  • 30th Sep, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEST)
  • Online

Lockdown Cocktails 8: Bucks and Mules with Simon (Online)

Spicy, fizzy and refreshing - ginger is a tasty and versatile ingredient in modern cocktails. In a post-pandemic world, it won't be Ford vs Ferrari, AstraZeneca vs Pfizer, England vs Australia, Djokovic vs Nadal, Batman vs Superman, Jets vs Sharks or NSW vs VIC.  Chances are, this summer it will be Bucks vs Mules.   Luckily…

  • 1st Oct, 2021
  • 7:00pm - 8:15pm (AEST)
  • Online

Macrame Wall Plant Hangers with Courtney (Online)

Join us for this cosy lockdown beginner macrame workshop. Come and learn how to make a gorgeous macrame plant hanger that you can hang up on your wall! It is a unique design compared to the normal plant hanger style, which combines techniques from a wall hanging and a plant hanger project. What will we cover?…

  • 4th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Tiktok for Business and Beginners with Natalia (Online)

This class is all about TikTok!   We all have seen the hype of this fun (and borderline addictive) social media platform.   Professional Photographer Natalia is here to teach you all about it and help you get started on your TikTok journey! She will also teach you some techniques to take your video making to…

  • 4th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

How to Identify Historic Houses with Sammy (Online)

Have you ever wondered when that old house down the street was built?   There is a way to tell, and there is no need to examine dusty old records,  you can tell from the architectural features of the building! Learn from Archeologist Sammy how to distinguish heritage building and from what period they may…

  • 4th Oct, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Personalise Your Clothes using Embroidery with Fran (Online)

While you are chilling at home why not learn how to customise your own clothing with hand embroidery! In this beginners class, Fran will take us through the basic stitches, materials and fabrics you can use on your clothes. We'll practice a little and then attempt to personalise a piece of clothing with some simple…

  • 4th Oct, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Illustrated To Do Lists with Emilie (Online)

When life is giving you lemons, sometimes it's nice to plan some nice things into your day. Come and hang out with artist and educator Emilie to learn how to conjure up illustrated to do lists, filled with beautiful ways to brighten up your day. It will serve as a lovely reminder of all the…

  • 5th Oct, 2021
  • 12:15pm - 1:15pm (AEDT)
  • Online

The Joy of Creative Writing with Ashley (Online)

Whether you haven’t written creatively since high school or you’re the author of 10 books, this fun class will help you get your creativity flowing. Through a series of timed writing exercises, we’ll explore different ways to access the creative recesses of our minds and surprise ourselves! You might be a writer working on a…

  • 5th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Watercolour for Beginners: Rock Formations with Marloes (Online)

Join us to explore the world of watercolour pencils as well as traditional watercolours! Marloes will guide you through the steps and methods of applying and manipulating these mediums. We will explore and understand some tricks and tips to achieve awesome, realistic and sometimes not so realistic effects. In this hands-on session you’ll be guided…

  • 5th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Watercolour for Beginners: Fruit & Vegetables with Emilie

Come and enjoy the wonderful world of watercolour paintings! This beginners class will teach you skills and techniques to create your own piece of watercolour art. You will experiment with colour and shapes to create some adorable fruit and vegetable art! What will we cover? This beginner’s painting class will: Focus on using watercolour and…

  • 6th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Veggie Gardening with Patrick (Online)

Want to get your hands in some soil?  Well lockdown is the perfect time to get stuck into our garden. Come and learn how to grow your own fresh and tasty vegetables to share with our loved ones! It's time to get started on a veggie garden! This introductory course will provide the novice gardener with all the knowledge…

  • 6th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Intro to Ink Art: Inktober with Emilie (Online)

Have you heard of Inktober?   Inktober is a drawing challenge that takes place worldwide every October: one ink drawing a day, for one month! Created in 2009 by an illustrator (Jake Parker) as a challenge to improve his inking skills and develop positive drawing habits, it has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with…

  • 6th Oct, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEDT)
  • Online

QUEER SOCIAL – Money Management with Scott (Online)

Get ready to learn all about the money stuff you wished they taught you at school! Do you sometimes find Tax, Superannuation and managing your cash super confusing?   I do! Well,  Financial Planner Scott, is going to break it all down for us.   He is going to fill us in on money management strategies -…

  • 7th Oct, 2021
  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Hula Hooping for Beginners: Get Into The Spin with Donna (Online)

Introducing the funnest fitness on the planet.   Come and learn all about the joy of hooping! Discover your inner hoop star through the magical combination of hoops, music & giggles. Then once we can head out for picnics you will have a cute new skill to play with in the park with your pals! This…

  • 7th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Paper Clay decorations with Maria (Online)

Pottery is fun but what about doing your own paper clay recycling old magazines and newspapers around the house? Double win! Paper clay has many advantages; it’s much lighter so it can be used for mobiles or ornaments, even giant earrings! It’s quite easy to work with even for beginners and you can pretty much…

  • 11th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Smartphone Product Photography with Lee (Online)

In this fun and hands-on workshop you will learn how to up your phone photography game and how to create high quality images for your business or social media. Lee, freelance branding and product photographer, will show you how to create the perfect and ever elusive flat lay so you can get perfect product and food shots every…

  • 11th Oct, 2021
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Watercolour for Beginners: Found Flowers with Emilie (Online)

Join artist Emilie for this beautiful lunch time class where you will be painting florals from your local neighbourhood. Emilie will guide you through the steps and methods for applying and manipulating watercolours,  as well as tricks and tips to create some beautiful effects. You will then use your new skills to paint a series of flowers or…

  • 12th Oct, 2021
  • 12:15pm - 1:15pm (AEDT)
  • Online

Intro to Burlesque with Meagan (Online)

Join us for a lock down burlesque boogie! This introductory burlesque class is a perfect one for those who have always wanted to try out this beautiful and super fun art Even if you have never dance before, this workshop will teach you easy to follow steps that you will incorporate into a group burlesque…

  • 14th Oct, 2021
  • 7:45pm - 9:00pm (AEDT)
  • Online

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