Fairfield City Museum & Gallery

School holiday activities

School holiday fun program

The kids can enjoy a range of fun activities for all ages at Fairfield City Museum & Gallery these school holidays. For booking enquiries call 9725 0190 or email museumgallery@fairfieldcity.nsw.gov.au

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January School Holiday Program
14 – 24 January 2020

Let's make comics

Tuesday 14 January
10.30am - 12.00pm
Cost: $9 per participant
Ages: 12 - 16 
Come and start your comic creative adventure! You'll learn an overview of comic strip design, panelling and layouts!
Tutor: Hilary Sandeman 

Botanical textiles

Wednesday 15 January
10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: $9 per participant
Ages: 8 - 16 
Create a lasting memory of nature in this flower-press textile workshop. Students will upcycle a tea towel to create beautiful botanical mandalas on cloth, which they can take home and reuse as wall hangings. Have a special flower or leaf you want to use? Bring it along with you on the day!
Tutor: Michelle Lo

Monster cupcakes

Thursday 16 January
10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: $17 per participant
Ages: 6 - 12
Master baker Karina Santilan is back, ready to help you make and decorate your own delicious monster cupcakes! Every participant will take away 4 of their own creations.
Tutor: Karina Santilan

Portrait painting

Friday 17 January
10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: $9 per participant
Ages: 9 - 15
Are you a young artist? Ever heard of the Young Archies? At this workshop, you will learn to prepare and submit a portrait with former Archibald Prize finalist Amani Haydar!
Tutor: Amani Haydar

Twirly whirly flags

Tuesday 21 January
10.30am - 12.00pm
Cost: $9 per participant
Ages: 5 - 12
Design and mark-up your own spinning flag that twirls and whirls in the wind. Perfect to hang up anywhere!
Tutor: Svetlana Panov

VR in the Vintage Village

Wednesday 22 January
10.30am – 1.30pm
Cost: $15 per participant
Ages: 12 - 18
Join multimedia artists CuriousWorks for a crash course in creating your own Virtual Reality (VR) video! Create short videos around the Vintage Village while learning how to use a 360 degree camera, how to edit edit and how to publish your video for either online or VR platforms. A small lunch will be provided.
Tutor: CuriousWorks

Summer singlets

Thursday 23 January
10.30am – 12.30pm
Cost: $15 per participant. Email us required singlet size of child. Bookings close 20 January
Ages: 4 - 10
Design your own perfect summer singlet to wear for your outdoor adventures! Every participants will take away their personalised singlet. Have your own singlet you would like to jazz up? Bring it and
receive a discount for this fun workshop!
Tutor: Kathie Raco

Ceramic badges

Friday 24 January
10.30am – 12.00pm
Cost: $9 per participant
Ages: 6 - 12
Love badges, but also love ceramics? Why not have both in one! Create a beautiful ceramic creation that you can wear as a badge!
Tutor: Svetlana Panov



For booking enquiries call 9725 0190 or email museumgallery@fairfieldcity.nsw.gov.au.

BOOKING CONDITIONS FOR WORKSHOPS: Bookings through fcmg.eventbrite.com.au. Booking fees are included in the listed prices. Any cancellations made less than one week before workshop date will forfeit a refund. Payment is required to secure places and must be received at least 24 hours before the workshop. No refunds for missed classes.

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