Inspiring Creativity Through Sewing Classes

Sewing is one of those activities that are always as extremely gendered. Most people tend to see it as girl forward activity and completely forget that sewing is one of those life skills that might be very helpful during adulthood regardless of your gender. The benefits of sewing classes are endless and today we’re going… Read more »

What Can Art Classes Teach Your Child?

  Art classes are an amazing way for kids to exercise fine motor skills and learn to explore their creativity. However, not all art classes are created equal and knowing how to pick one that will be beneficial to your kid is fundamental. For one, art classes shouldn’t be about the final product, but about… Read more »

What Instrument Should My Child Learn First?

 When a parent asks questions like this, we ask: Are YOU ready for your child to learn an instrument? If your child is under 6 then be prepared to spend 20 min a day with them 5 times a week on home practice. Do you have the patience and persistence to keep home practice positive… Read more »

The Effects of Immersive Childhood Art Programs

How much is too much? Is a question we always hear when it comes to childhood activities. Parents are often concerned about enroling their young children in immersive childhood art programs due to fear of overloading the kids schedule with lessons and classes. While that is a legitimate concern, and you should always make sure… Read more »

Enroling Your Kid in Music Lessons or Sports? Read This First.

“What is more beneficial for a child’s brain development?” is a question that many parents have when deciding on what kind of activities to pick for their kids. Sports tend to be the first choice of a large amount of parents due to its fitness benefits. What is unknown to many is the fact that music lessons… Read more »

Textiles, Design & Sewing OPEN DAY

Does your child love craft or designing and making things? At our Textiles, Design & Sewing OPEN DAY, they’ll discover how fun it is to design and create clothing and accessories, from start to finish.  Interested? Check out our: Textiles, Design & Sewing OPEN DAY Age: 8 – 14 yr olds Cost: 50% off –… Read more »

NEW Preschool Art Classes

Curious to discover your child’s artistic side?  Maybe your child already LOVES art, craft and everything to do with colour.  Or maybe you’re looking for opportunities to improve their fine motor control as they get closer to starting school. Preschool art classes at Hive are designed by our very own practicing artist – Effie Barr… Read more »

What Family Music Classes Will Teach You

Have you ever wondered how you can bond with your children during the first years of their lives? Family music classes are the answer. Bonding is Essential During Early Childhood Family classes are the best way for parents and children to spend quality time together while learning a new skill. You’ll be able to watch… Read more »

What Performance Art Classes Can Do for Your Preteen

Has your child gone from watching cartoons and playing pretend to eye rolling and back talking at you? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. During the early adolescence years, 9-13 years old, kids start to branch out and seek for independence, which is why that is a crucial time in their lives to be able to… Read more »