Sunday 6 August, 10am-1pm Join award-winning photographer, videographer and sculptor Jeff Drabble, to learn new photographic techniques to improve your still-life and portrait photography. Bring 2-3 examples of your work to discuss with Jeff and a camera or cellphone to take photos. For 12 years and over, any skill level. $20 per person, includes morning tea, booking required.
Wednesday 9 August, 5.30pm Join Edith Amituanai and students from Kimi Ora Community School as they share their experiences from the #keeponkimiora residency and the development of their exhibition. Free, no booking required.
Thursday 11 May, 5:30pm- 7pm. Join us for an evening performance by local taonga pūoro artist and musician Matiu Bartlett. FREE. No booking required. “Bartlett has performed around New Zealand and internationally. He blends contemporary electronic music with traditional Māori musical instruments to create a unique, unforgettable sound.”
10.30am – 12.30pm, Wednesday 19 and Wednesday 26 April Poi Making workshops for kids with guest Artist Melysa Tapiata based on Iwitoi Kahungunu exhibition. Learn how to make a pair of poi and also some basic actions. For 6 – 12 year olds, $10 per person, booking required.
10am – 1pm, Sunday 7th May. Create your own patterned fabric print by making a carved block and using fabric inks. Bring your own objects from nature to draw inspiration from...