Heartworx School Holiday Guide

School Holiday Art Workshops

Tuesday 16th to Thursday 25th April 2024

Experience the creativity and fun of Heartworx School Holiday workshops this Autumn! 🍂

Heartworx, led by the local award-winning artist Gaye Leanne, offers an exciting range of art projects designed to inspire and engage children during the school holidays.

With six workshops available, children have the opportunity to explore various mediums and unleash their creativity in a supportive environment.

Workshops are limited to 10 children per session. Booking in advance is essential.

Be sure to also check out our holiday programs and what’s on for more school holiday inspiration.

Creative Kids Autumn Holiday Program

“Gaye is an amazing teacher and is beautiful with the kids. I love how Gaye praises process, creativity, effort, and learning new skills, rather than how ‘good’ the outcome/artwork is.”
~ Kubeykuba Mc

Creative Fun at
Heartworx

Shop 6
48 Watonga Street
Port Macquarie

$45 per student
10am to 12pm

📢 Schedule

📅 Week One

TUESDAY 16th April 2024

PAINTING Still Life Donuts

Unleash your child’s creativity in this session as they paint a still-life masterpiece on a 30cm x 40cm stretched canvas. Using real donuts as inspiration, young artists will capture the delicious details of a donut on a plate.

As a special treat, participants will have the opportunity to enjoy and savour their edible artwork at the end of the workshop. It’s a sweet and artistic experience that’s sure to leave lasting memories!

10am to 12pm
$45 per child
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PAINTING Still Life Donuts

WEDNESDAY 17th April 2024

PAINTING Abstract Tree

Encourage your child’s artistic talents in this workshop as they create a unique tree scene in a captivating abstract style. Using a 30cm x 40cm stretched canvas, young artists will experiment with colours, shapes and textures to bring their abstract vision to life.

This workshop offers a wonderful opportunity for children to express themselves through art in a supportive and encouraging environment.

10am to 12pm
$45 per child
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PAINTING Abstract Tree

THURSDAY 18th April 2024

PAINTING Australian Birds

Explore the beauty of Australian birds in this engaging workshop. Children will have the opportunity to unleash their creativity as they paint their favourite Australian bird on a 30cm x 40cm stretched canvas. Whether they choose from images provided or bring their own reference, young artists will enjoy bringing these colourful creatures to life on their canvas.

10am to 12pm
$45 per child
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PAINTING Australian Birds

📅 Week Two

TUESDAY 23rd April 2024

PAINTING Gum Flowers

Let your child’s creativity bloom in this session as they create a beautiful painting of Australian Gum Flowers on a 30cm x 40cm canvas. Guided by expert instructors, young artists will explore the vibrant colours and delicate beauty of these iconic Australian flowers.

Don’t miss out on this artistic journey celebrating Australia’s native flora.

10am to 12pm
$45 per child
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PAINTING Gum Flowers

WEDNESDAY 24th April 2024

PAINTING Sea Turtles

Dive into creativity in this session as children create a stunning painting of sea turtles on a 30cm x 40cm stretched canvas. Guided by expert instructors, young artists will explore the graceful movements and vibrant colours of these magnificent creatures.

Don’t miss out on this artistic adventure celebrating the beauty of sea life.

10am to 2pm
$45 per child
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PAINTING Sea Turtles

THURSDAY 25th April 2024

PAINTING Local Beaches

Capture the scenic beauty and coastal charm of our local beaches in this session. Children will create a beautiful painting of one of the local beaches in Port Macquarie on a 30cm x 40cm stretched canvas. With images provided or their own reference pictures, young artists will bring the beach to life on their canvas.

Don’t miss out on this artistic exploration celebrating our stunning coastline.

10am to 12pm
$45 per child
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PAINTING Local Beaches

Workshops are limited to 10 children per session. Bookings are essential.

WHAT’S PROVIDED

All materials, supplies, and teaching of workshops.

WHAT TO BRING

Drink bottle.

MEET THE TEACHERS

Gaye is a local award-winning artist who has facilitated kids’ art classes since 2015.

Explore more with heARTworx and dive deeper into Gaye’s story.

Things To Do

There's also many other things to do on the Mid North Coast of NSW these school holidays, including:

Indoor Activities

Discover all the fun indoor activities available for your family to enjoy on Mid North Coast.