Workshops and classes

Explore Yoga Course

One class a week for six consecutive weeks. You may have heard of a variety of Yoga styles and wondered, what is best for me?  Now that you’ve completed Begin Yoga, it’s time to explore and experience some different styles of Yoga, such as Hatha, Yin and Flow, to widen your exposure to what is available.  Each week will explore a different style of Yoga, suitable for those new to the practice.  Each of these styles offers unique benefits, this course will leave you well equipped to develop your personal practice and help you to determine what style will suit your…

Block Print Your Own Cushions with Ruby TalbotDunn

Are you interested in learning about textiles and how to print onto fabric? In this workshop, local textile designer Ruby will teach you how to carve printing blocks and use them to transfer your designs onto material. Exploring colour, pattern, layering and composition this workshop will be a fun introduction into the endless possibilities of textile block printing. You will leave with a set of two printed linen cushions which retail for $50, as well as the knowledge and confidence to work on more projects at home! * All tools, materials and morning tea will be provided * Bring: An…

Watercolour Special Effects with Cindy Lane

This is your “once in a blue moon” chance to learn from master illustrator and professional artist Cindy Lane! Cindy’s watercolour techniques inspire artists around the globe via her demonstration videos, instructional magazine tutorials and workshops. You will learn the secrets of the hypnotic Wet in Wet technique, watching as the pigment particles dance, swirl, separate and settle, creating the most wonderful tones and 3D textures. You will use artist quality paints and archival papers to experiment, loosen up, and learn how to embrace ‘happy accidents’. Cindy will teach you how to paint sea creatures using a flowing wet-into-wet technique as…

Workshop Freo Neon Life Drawing

Looking for a creative class unlike any other?! Enter the challenge of working with fluoro materials under blacklight! This is not your average life-modelling class! It’s rainbow-tastic!In this fun and social class, under UV party lights, you will use neon and fluro coloured paints, papers and various drawing materials to reimagine our luminous life model. It’s the best possible combination of ‘rave’ and of ‘right-side -of the brain’!WHAT YOU'LL GETRefreshmentsGlow braceletAll of the fluoro painting and drawing materials you will need!Professional life model to work fromInstruction on the basics of figure modelling in long and short posesThis class is for…

Make Your Own Woven Wall Hanging with Sunday Weaves

Create a beautiful woven wall hanging for your home on a simple handloom. Learn about the weaving process and various simple techniques. Define your colour palette, incorporating natural and recycled fibres into your design. This class is suitable for those with no experience weaving, to those with an intermediate level understanding who want to expand their knowledge. Each participant will take home their own wooden handloom. Bring:All tools, materials and morning tea will be provided. Date and Time:Saturday 14th October, 10:00am - 2:00pm The Experience:An enriching day of learning, making and conversation at Fremantle’s newest creative venue, Stackwood. About Phoebe:Phoebe Phillips was introduced to weaving…

Make an Embroidered Necklace

Wear your art on your sleeve! Or failing that, why not wear it around your neck? Embroidery is no longer your nanna’s domain. In this three hour workshop, you will learn the basics of embroidery and how to apply it to fabrics to make your own wearable piece of art. Your nan would be proud! In this class, you will learn the basics of decorative embroidery, including how to set up your fabric, hoop and floss. You will also learn and practice common embroidery stitches before applying your skills to a fabric of your choice. By the end of the…

Way of the Spray

This workshop is designed as an introduction to the physical and conceptual approach to working with a spray cans and covers a range of aerosol art tips and techniques such as… -anatomy of a spray can and features of various brands -nozzle selection -physicality, saftey and ethics of operating a spray can -the design elements and principles applied to spray painted artwork -incorporation of mixed media approaches such as stencils, pasties and paint markers Through basic skills development, you will gain the confidence to work with spray paint as a medium for your own art practice. The workshop will cover spray can…

WA Teaching and Learning Forum 2018

The Teaching and Learning Forum (TLF) is an annual conference, held in Perth, Western Australia. The inaugural Teaching and Learning Forum was held in 1992 and included the five Western Australian universities. Each year since then, the Forum has continued the tradition of bringing together educators from across the higher education sector to share, challenge and develop their ideas about teaching and learning. This event provides an inclusive space for people to explore and disseminate their Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL). The TLF committee warmly welcomes everyone involved in higher education, from early career academics who may have recently started teaching to experienced researchers. The theme for 2018 is Student Futures. This Forum aims to include presentations that highlight and explore the student experience; past, present and future, with an emphasis on key knowledge, skills and applications that aim to enhance student learning and equip 21st-century graduates. Some topics may include, but are not limited to: Curriculum Assessment Flexible learning Employability Analytics Internationalisation and Global learning Students as partners

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Workshops and classes

If you’re looking for creative or active things to do in Fremantle then taking part in a workshop or class is the perfect activity. Our listings include free yoga classes and raw food workshops to night classes at the Fremantle Arts Centre. Discover something new and fun to do in Fremantle.