Art Buzz

Art, drawing, Sculpture and painting classes in Newcastle

Location: 8 Frederick St, Charlestown
Class size: up to 12
Class length: 1 hour 5-8 yr | 1.5 hours 8-12 yr
Program length: Ongoing – Join anytime
Cost: From $25 (see details)


Welcome to Art Buzz! This class is designed to immerse children in the full range of artistic practices, including:

  • drawing
  • painting
  • sculpture

Each term includes these three major elements and works with a variety of mediums such as clay, wire, paint, pencil, charcoal, inks, collage, markers and fabrics to create their work.

Students are also introduced to major artists and will look at and be inspired by their work.

Age Groups:

5-8 yrs Program: In keeping with the developmental stage of this age group, this program is designed to give children a experienced based learning environment where they can explore artforms and develop their artistic ability through exploration. 

8-12 yrs Program: In this age group we incorporate skill-based teaching in drawing, painting and sculpture alongside exploration of art. 

Satisfaction Guarantee:

If for any reason you wish to cancel your enrolment within your first month of classes, we will refund your member joining fee and any remaining tuition fees.*

*Applies to member enrolments only. 


Sia Cox

Sia Cox

Practicing Artist & Art Teacher

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1 hr class: $25 per class

1.5 hr class: $27 per class


  • One class per week
  • All resources required for classes
  • Unlimited makeup classes (during the term of enrolment only).

Billing Options: 

1. Hive Members: Weekly tuition is charged in monthly installments of $83.33


2. Non-Members: Weekly tuition is charged upfront by the term: $250 per 10 week term.*

An administration charge of $20 applies to each non-member enrolment*

*Click to read more info about member / non member enrolment options.

Member /  Info

Pro-Rated Fees:

Join anytime! ALL fees are pro-rated and charged from your START DATE

Multi-Class Discounts:

Individual students enrolled in 2 or more classes per week:

  • 2 classes per week: $35*
  • 3 classes per week: $50*
  • 4 classes per week: $60*

*Plus applicable class resource levies.

In order for us to be able to offer multi-class pricing with such a wide variety of class types at Hive, the classes that cost us in resources or royalty fees have a built-in resource levy.  This breaks down as: $21 tuition fee / $4 resource levy / total $25 per week (1 hr class) and $21 tuition fee / $6 resource levy / total $27 per week (1.5 hr class). For multi class pricing as listed above, the levy is charged in addition to the fees listed per art or piano group lesson.

Family Discounts:

10% off total bill for families with 3 or more siblings enrolled.