School Holiday Workshops

School Holiday Workshops for Kids & Teens in Art - Music - Drama, January 2019

Give your child the skills they truly deserve! Inspire them to express themselves to the full – creatively!

With years of experience in running holiday workshops for children, we bring a unique blend of creativity and skills for your kids. In our friendly workshops your child will develop real creative skills and talent under the guidance of our highly accomplished artists, musicians and actors who bring in a wealth of skills and experience – just what your child needs to thrive.

Our workshops have:

  • Safe, Air conditioned classrooms
  • Secure drop off and pickup procedure
  • Focus on talent growth & learning through enjoyable, friendly experiences
  • Professional quality art materials are used in every art workshop
  • Instructors who are experienced & talented artists, musicians and actors
  • Staff ratio: 1 teacher to 5 students – art, 1 teacher to 12 students – drama, music

Hive workshops sell out VERY quickly –  book your spot today!

Week 1: Jan 8-11

Art & Musical Theatre Workshops

All workshops listed below are half day workshops, however we still offer full-day options:  Create your own full-day combo by selecting any morning and afternoon workshop on the same day.  Children enrolled in both morning and afternoon workshops will be supervised during their lunch break (12 – 1pm).

Underwater World

Celebrate summer with our 3-part Ocean themed workshops!

Ocean Adventure Box

Using colourful polymer clay,  we’ll teach you to sculpt your favourite sea creatures and coral to create your very own Ocean in a tin.

  • Single half-day workshop
  • Date: Jan 9
  • Time: 9am- 12pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

  • Unlimited supply of polymer clay (similar to FIMO) per child
  • 1 stainless steel tin 23 x 15 cm
  • Blue sand, glitter, clear setting glue (creates water effect)

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Zen Garden

Using natural materials such as stones, shells, driftwood and sand, you’ll create a peaceful beach garden, then sculpt some exciting sea characters choosing from: mermaids, sharks or spongebob characters, using polymer clay.

  • Single half-day workshop
  • Date: Jan 10
  • Time: 9am- 12pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

  • Unlimited supply of polymer clay (similar to FIMO) per child
  • 1 Zen garden bowl
  • Blue sand, glitter
  • Driftwood, stones, artificial plants & shells

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Ocean Watercolours

Experiment with colour and design as you paint your own sea creatures using watercolours, then complete your beautiful artwork by decorating your collage frame with natural seashells.

  • Single half-day workshop
  • Date: Jan 11
  • Time: 9am- 12pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

  • Artist quality watercolour paper
  • Artist quality watercolour paints
  • Collage photo frame
  • Seashells, decorative stones and or starfish

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Musical Theatre

Songs from “The Little Mermaid”:  Learn and perform songs complete with choreographed movement and dramatic expression.

    • Block of three half day workshops, building up to an in-class performance
    • Date: Jan 9- 11
    • Time: 1pm – 4pm
    • Age: 4 – 10.
    • Fee: $120 total for all 3 days.

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Minecraft Builders Workshop

Build your own Minecraft Chess game-board using glass mosaic tiles. Create your own chess teams by painting wood cubes and adding faces. Next, you’ll sculpt your own favourite minecraft characters into cool bag tags using polymer clay.

  • Three half-day workshops
  • Date: Jan 9 – 11
  • Time: 1pm-4pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $170 for all 3 days

Workshop materials included:

  • Wooden game-board base 30 x 30cm
  • Professional quality glass tiles
  • Non toxic tile glue, safe for kids
  • Grout (non toxic, pre-mixed by adults)
  • Wooden ‘chess’ pieces
  • Face stickers
  • Unlimited polymer clay

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Week 2: Jan 14-18

Art, Drawing & Drama Workshops

Workshops listed provide some full day and some half day options. You can also create your own full-day combo by selecting any morning and afternoon workshop on the same day.  Children enrolled in both morning and afternoon workshops will be supervised during their lunch break (12 – 1pm).

Illustrators Workshop: Manga Drawing

Keen to learn how to illustrate books and comics? Professional artist and illustrator, CJ will guide you through the creative process from initial concept designs where you’ll design your own characters and story line and draw, shade and colour each scene right through to your incredible finished book (pictured). Then you’ll design and screen print your own carry bag for your very first ‘published’ book!

  • 5 half day workshops
  • Date: Jan 14 – 18
  • Time: 9am – 12pm
  • Age: 9 – 16 yrs
  • Fee: $265 for 5 half days

Workshop materials included:

  • Custom bound hard cover book
  • Professional quality illustrating paper
  • Professional quality pencils, charcoals and markers
  • Screen printing equipment
  • Book bag

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Minecraft Creator Workshop

Paint a set of 3 super cool minecraft faces to decorate your room. Then design and make your own mosaic minecraft coaster using glass tiles.

  • 2 half day workshops
  • Date: Jan 14 – 15
  • Time: 1pm – 4pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs.  Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $110 total for 2 half days

Workshop materials included:

  • 3 canvas panels 30cm x 30cm each
  • Professional quality acrylic paints
  • mdf coasters
  • Glass mosaic tiles, glue and grout
  • Optional: sculpey to make minecraft keyrings

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Drama & Drumming

Explore the wonderful world of acting through fun drama games, movement and mime, then join Alison from Healthbeats as she takes us on a 1 hour musical rhythmic journey with a room full of drums!

    • 2 half day workshops
    • Date: Jan 14 – 15
    • Time: 9am – 12pm OR 1pm – 4pm
    • Age: 4 – 12 yrs
    • Fee: $80 total for both days

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Shopkins Workshops

Shopkins Sculpting

Calling all Shopkins fans!  Create your favourite Shopkins characters using polymer clay, paint, pens and glass beads. Take them home to show all your friends in this gorgeous display case. You’ll create at least 8 characters in this workshop, and you can keep filling your display case at our next holiday workshops!

  • 2 half day workshops
  • Date: Jan 14 – 15
  • Time: 9am – 12pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $110 for 2 half days

Workshop materials included:

  • Unlimited supply of polymer clay (similar to FIMO) per child
  • Display case with 24 compartments
  • Glass beads and accessories

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Shopkins Painting

Get creative using paint, canvas, beads, sprinkles and more as we paint and decorate two adorable Shopkins characters on square canvas panels. You can add to your collection each holidays as we add new characters each time.

  • 1 half day workshop (or book both half days to make it 1 full day, and you’ll paint 2 different characters)
  • Date: Jan 16
  • Time: 9am – 12pm and 1pm – 4pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

    • 1 square canvases 30 x 30 cm
    • Professional quality acrylic paints
    • Sparkly accessories to decorate your shopkin painting

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Shopkins Tiny Town Playset

Design and build your own Shopkins town for your shopkins characters to play in. Using polymer clay, you’ll sculpt shops and buildings, vehicles, playgrounds and whatever else you imagine! Take your town home in this fabulous playset box, complete with roads – all ready for you to play with.

  • 1 full day workshop
  • Date: Jan 17
  • Time: 9am – 3pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $110

Workshop materials included:

    • Unlimited supply of polymer clay
    • Take home box 25 x 25 cm
    • Playset Tiny Town map
    • Glass beads and accessories

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My Little Pony: Rainbow Dash

  • 1 full day workshop
  • Date: Jan 18, 22
  • Time: 9am – 3pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $110

Workshop materials included:

Experience a full day of creative artistry alongside Rainbow Dash! Throughout the day you’ll create a cute Pony Headband, a beautiful Rainbow Dash artwork on a natural wood panel, a stunning rainbow dash necklace, 2 BFF necklaces, plus you’ll learn how to draw rainbow dash using our step by step drawing guide.

    • Unlimited supply of polymer clay to make 3 necklaces
    • 20 x 20 cm wood canvas board
    • Artist quality pastels
    • Felt & headband
    • Learn to draw book

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Week 3: Jan 21-25

Art, Drawing & Drama Workshops

Workshops listed provide some full day and some half day options. You can also create your own full-day combo by selecting any morning and afternoon workshop on the same day.  Children enrolled in both morning and afternoon workshops will be supervised during their lunch break (12 – 1pm).

Underwater World

Celebrate summer with our 3-part Ocean themed workshops!

Ocean Adventure Box

Using colourful polymer clay,  we’ll teach you to sculpt your favourite sea creatures and coral to create your very own Ocean in a tin.

  • Single half-day workshop
  • Date: Jan 21
  • Time: 9am- 12pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

  • Unlimited supply of polymer clay (similar to FIMO) per child
  • 1 stainless steel tin 23 x 15 cm
  • Blue sand, glitter, clear setting glue (creates water effect)

Book Now

Zen Garden

Using natural materials such as stones, shells, driftwood and sand, you’ll create a peaceful beach garden, then sculpt some exciting sea characters choosing from: mermaids, sharks or spongebob characters, using polymer clay.

  • Single half-day workshop
  • Date: Jan 22
  • Time: 9am- 12pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

    • Unlimited supply of polymer clay (similar to FIMO) per child
    • 1 Zen garden bowl
    • Blue sand, glitter
    • Driftwood, stones, artificial plants & shells

Book Now

Ocean Watercolours

Experiment with colour and design as you paint your own sea creatures using watercolours, then complete your beautiful artwork by decorating your collage frame with natural seashells.

  • Single half-day workshop
  • Date: Jan 21
  • Time: 1pm – 4pm
  • Age: 4 – 14. Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $65

Workshop materials included:

  • Artist quality watercolour paper
  • Artist quality watercolour paints
  • Collage photo frame
  • Seashells, decorative stones and or starfish

Book Now

Drama & Drumming

Explore the wonderful world of acting through fun drama games, movement and mime, then join Alison from Healthbeats as she takes us on a 1 hour musical rhythmic journey with a room full of drums!

  • 2 half day workshops
  • Date: Jan 21 – 22
  • Time: 9am – 12pm OR 1pm – 4pm
  • Age: 4 – 12 yrs
  • Fee: $80 total for both days

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My Little Pony: Rainbow Dash

Experience a full day of creative artistry alongside Rainbow Dash! Throughout the day you’ll create a cute Pony Headband, a beautiful Rainbow Dash artwork on a natural wood panel, a stunning rainbow dash necklace, 2 BFF necklaces, plus you’ll learn how to draw rainbow dash using our step by step drawing guide.

  • 1 full day workshop
  • Date: Jan 22
  • Time: 9am – 3pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $110

Workshop materials included:

  • Unlimited supply of polymer clay to make 3 necklaces
  • 20 x 20 cm wood canvas board
  • Artist quality pastels
  • Felt & headband
  • Learn to draw book

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Mosaic Art

Jan 24: Design and create a beautiful mosaic letter and / or animal shape using real glass tiles in a range of colours and shapes.

Jan 25: Design your own mosaic picture, select your colours and shapes then create it on a placemat and coasters.

  • 1 full day workshop
  • Date: Jan 24 &  Jan 25
  • Time: 9am – 3pm
  • Age: 4 – 14 yrs Children work in small groups of 5 kids to 1 teacher, and are grouped with similar age children.
  • Fee: $110

Workshop materials included:

  • MDF letter shapes (for bookings received by Dec 10 – must be pre-ordered from supplier)
  • MDF door plaque (for bookings received after Dec 10)
  • MDF animal shapes – kids can select on the day
  • Glass tiles and beads
  • Non toxic glue and grout

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