Class

Art & Craft

CROCHET OR KNITTING – Class held at Aspley

Monday, 23 April –  28 May   |   7 .00pm – 9.00pm   |   6 weeks   |   Fee $65.00
Tuesday, 24 April – 29 May   |   9.30am – 11.30am   |   6 weeks   |   Fee $65.00
Wednesday,  02 May – 06 June  |   9.30am – 11.30am   |    6 weeks   |   Fee $65.00

* Kits are available from your Tutor for $10.00

A class for anyone – from the very beginner to someone interested in learning new styles. Class content set to suit the individual.

Crochet: Learn everything from basic crochet, to American Patterns, tricot, hairpin, Irish and broomstick crochet.  Also learn how to read charts.   

Knitting: Learn everything from basic knitting, to cable, Lacy, Fair Isle, Picture Knitting and Knitting embroidery.

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 MACRAME HANGING BASKET TUTORIAL

Saturday, 28 April   |   10.00am – 12.30pm   |   1week   |   Fee: $55.00

With Mother’s day fast approaching why not learn the skills to make a beautiful handmade gift. At the end of this 2 1/2hr workshop you will have a handmade hanging basked and plant holder to take home, along with the skills to make more of your won.

Fee includes all materials.

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PICTURE FRAMING—Basic DIY framing course

Saturday, 09 June – 16 June   |   10.00am – 2.00pm   |   2week   |   Fee: $120.00

* Starter Kits are available from your Tutor for $35.00

This is a class for the beginner. Items required:- Starter Kit*, plus two 5’x 7’ photos, a sharp stanley knife, phillips head screwdriver, a ruler, pencil, eraser, glass cleaning cloth, newspaper, notebook and optional calculator and right angled set square.

Please bring your lunch – tea and coffee will be available.

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SEWING

Alterations and Mending

Wednesday, 23 April – 7 May   |   7.30pm – 9.00pm   |   3 weeks  |   Fee: $55

Learn how to complete alterations and mend blouses or tops, skirts or dresses and pants or shorts.

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Overlocking

Monday, 14 May   |   7.30pm – 9.00pm   |   1 week  |   Fee: $25.00

A hands on approach to your overlocker which covers: threading, stitching and common problems.

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Social Sewing Half Day Class

Saturday, 02 June   |   10.00am – 2.00pm   |   1 week  |   Fee: $45.00

Come along and join like minded sewers for a social sewing session under the guidance of your instructor. This is your chance to have those niggling sewing questions answered and complete those unfinished projects.

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SMOCKING FOR BEGINNERS

Saturday,  05 May – 12 May  |   10.00am – 1.00pm   |   2 weeks   |   Fee: $65.00

Join us for an introduction to the gentle art of smocking. In this class you will learn the basics including the stitches to get you started on any smocked article, how to use a “pleater”, and the basic stitches to create your own heirloom garment.

Please bring along with you your scissors, size 7 embroidery needles and 6 stranded embroidery thread, plus a notebook and pen.

No experience necessary for this class.

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VISION BOARD WORKSHOP

Thursday,  26 April – 03 May  |   6.00pm – 8.00pm   |   2 weeks   |   Fee: $65.00

Sometimes we all need a little extra motivation to focus on the good things in life. A vision board is a tool used to help clarify, concentrate and maintain that focus.

Come along and join us in a fun and creative class that will give you a positive too to take away and enjoy

 

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Cooking

INTRODUCTION TO CHEESE  MAKING

Tuesday, 22 May – 05 June   |   6.30pm – 8.30pm   |   3 weeks   |   Fee: $65.00

Farmers have been making cheese in their homes for thousands of years. This course will introduce you to the art of making cheese and show you how it is easy to do in your own kitchens at home. Together, we will make and eat our own mozzarella and ricotta, and demonstrate the additional elements needed to make haloumi and feta.

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Dance

BOOGIEFIT SOLO LATIN DANCE

Saturday, 05 May- 23 June   |   10.30am – 11.30am   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00

Get boogie-licious with real Latin dance moves! Learn Latin dance steps and choreography to exercise your mind and your body. This class is a fantastic blend of Latin DANCE and FITNESS! Zero dance experience required.

Wear exercise clothes and bring a water bottle.

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TAHITIAN HULA DANCE

Thursday, 26 April – 14 June   |   6.25pm – 7.25pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00

Learn how to dance a variety of the dances of French Polynesia such as the drum dance called Tamure and the slow Hula Dance, where you tell a story with your hands while dancing.

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Digital Photography

AN INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Tuesday, 24 April – 08 May   |   6.30pm – 8.30pm   |   3 weeks   |   Fee: $85.00

This class is suitable for those new to digital SLR cameras or anyone who wants to learn to get the most from their current camera. The course teaches how to use aperture, shutter speed and ISO to achieve particular effects in photography and to ensure students can produce high quality results from their cameras. Tips are also provided in composition, white balance, fill flash and a range of other common camera features.

* The course culminates in an optional field trip on Sunday May 13th.

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Health & Fitness

HISTORICAL SWORDPLAY

Friday, 27 April – 11 May   |   7.00pm – 9.00pm   |   3 Weeks   |   Fee: $65.00

Before modern fencing there were many historical styles of swordsmanship with different philosophies and techniques. Practicing early swordplay in modern day is a fun way to get moving and learn the art of a historical system. If you enjoy learning martial arts or like seeing sword fights in a film this is for you.

This class offers the basics of Iberian historical swordplay to be practiced in a safe and fun environment. This is a system of fencing grounded in the writings of historical fencing masters from Iberia. This is a part of the wider Historical European Martial Arts practiced globally., as revival of old styles is a growing hobby, even in Brisbane.

All equipment will be provided (trainers are blunt carbon steel).

Please wear comfortable clothes and closed footwear. This class is for all fitness levels, ages 16 and over.

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LAWN BOWLS  – Class held at Chermside

Saturday, 02 June –  30 June   |   9.30am – 11.30am   |   5 weeks   |   Fee: $65.00

This five week training program covers all aspects of lawn bowls. All equipment is supplied and training is provided by Bowls Queensland accredited coaches.

This is a great opportunity to have fun and meet new people.

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PILATES              

Tuesday, 08 May – 12 June   |   7.00pm – 8.00pm   |   6  weeks   |   Fee: $95.00

Pilates is for everyone. All fitness levels, from sufferers of back pain to those wishing to improve posture, suppleness and strength.

Bring along a mat and towel.

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STRETCH THERAPY

Monday, 23 April – 11 June   |   6.30pm – 8.00pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00 

We increasingly lead busy and stressful lives.  Come along and treat yourself to the deliciousness of a yoga class.  Learn classical techniques in order to stop the chatter in the mind, stretch the kinks out of the body and relax.

Develop and integrate your practice into your every-day life, and learn how to ‘be here now.’

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TENNIS                                 

Tuesday, 01 May – 19 June   |   7.00pm – 8.00pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $135.00
Thursday, 03 May – 21 June   |   7.00pm – 8.00pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $135.00

Come and learn tennis in a fun, friendly and social environment. 60 minutes of fun and energy on court, consisting of technical instruction followed by doubles matches.

A great way to get involved in what is truly a sport you can play for life.

Please wear suitable footwear and bring a water bottle

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YOGA                                            

Tuesday, 24 April – 12 June   |   6.30pm – 8.00pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00
Wednesday, 02 May – 20 June    |   6.15pm – 7.35pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00
Wednesday, 02 May – 20 June   |   7.40pm – 9.00pm   |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00
Thursday, 26 April – 14 June   |   7.00pm – 8.00pm   |   6 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00

Our tutors teach the Hatha style yoga. Hatha Yoga is based on asanas (postures) and pranayama (breathing techniques).

These classes are suitable for beginners to intermediate.

Please bring along a yoga mat, cushion, blanket and wear loose comfortable clothing.

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 YOGA WITH MY LITTLE YOGI – PARENTS WORKSHOP                                         

Tuesday, 29 May   |   7.00pm – 9.00pm   |   1 weeks   |   Fee: $45.00

During this workshop you will be introduced to the beneficial practice of yoga and meditation and how it influences a child’s brain. You will leave with a range of go-to techniques to choose from when your child is experiencing emotional, phychological or physical suffering.

Kids Yoga Therapy specialises in complex behaviours, so come along to the workshop and we can work together to help bring CALM back into your home.

* Please note this is a Parents only workshop.

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ZUMBA GOLD FITNESS

Saturday, 05 May – 23 June   |   9.15am – 10.15am    |   8 weeks   |   Fee: $95.00

Want a fun, simple and low-impact fitness class? Shake it at your own pace with Zumba Gold Fitness classes! Ideal for active older adults.

Zumba Gold focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. It is perfect for older adults looking for a modified Zumba class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower intensity.

Please wear exercise clothes and bring a water bottle.

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