ArtLab | Invent.Make.Be
Join us for a creative workshop for kids 5-16 and explore big ideas with hands-on making activities inspired by artwork displayed at Gold Coast City Gallery.
Held on the second Saturday of each month, kids can create a masterpiece with a professional artist and explore different materials, practice skills and create a fantastic artwork to take home.
Each workshop has two session times:
- 5-10 years – 10am
- 11-16 years – 1pm
Please note all children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Bookings recommended.
Sat 14 Oct | ArtLab Nature Art
Art workshops for kids 5-16 years. Explore big ideas with hands-on making activities inspired by the exhibitions at Gold Coast City Gallery. Play, learn and experiment with natural materials found on-site and create alongside the artists from Cross Currents: from island to mainland exhibition.
Sat 11 Nov | ArtLab DIY Totes with Kat Kalindi
Create a TOTE-ally amazing bag with professional illustrator and textile design artist Kat Kalindi. Explore different materials and practice your skills while you create artwork to take home. This public program supports the exhibition Coming Into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Conde Nast.
Sat 9 Dec | ArtLab Millinery Magic (this workshop for all ages, adults too!)
Explore big ideas with hands-on making activities inspired by the exhibition Coming Into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Conde Nast. Learn tips and tricks for fancy hat-making from a master milliner and create a wonderful piece to take home.
Play all day!
Why not make a morning of it? Grab a coffee from the Arts Café, then head out to Evandale Lake behind The Arts Centre. Enjoy the playground, have a swim in the lake or discover the Gallery sculpture works in the parkland surrounds.
Looking for something for younger children? Check out Little ArtLab for under 5s.