Kids' Art Classes

Kids' Art Classes

Our childrens' programme offers a varied range of classes with different tutors and mediums for ages 5-18 years.

 

Ceramic Sculpture - " My kids love this class. Relaxed and fun!" Rachel Hill 08/08/2017

 

Drawing, Cartooning and Animation- " Loved this class, got lots of good drawing  and improved" Ryan Shen 16/08/2017  " Definitely using the technique you taught us today!" Anay Matzler 16/08/2017

 

Proudly sponsored by The Lion Foundation  

 

Create Zone 5-8yrs

Create Zone is the perfect class for children to explore a variety of skills based projects, such as, papier mache animals, personalised picture frames, treasure storage boxes and more! Painting, drawing, modelling, collage and crafts will feed the imaginations and creative juices of your child.

$170/$160 (LH Member)

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DRC1: Create Zone 5-8yrs
Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018 - Tuesday, 3 Apr 2018
4pm - 5.30pm

Furious Film Making Workshop

Make a collaborative film making course from start to finish with Grae Burton. Two Days intensive collaborative film making from concept to script writing to story boarding to filming and editing and soundtrack creation, finishing in a film of your very own that you helped create!

Students will be sent an online link to the finished film and also receive an official certification of completion at the end of the course.

Current LHAC Operations Manager Grae Burton, has worked in the Stage and Screen Industry for over 25 years.  Prior to coming to Lake House Arts Centre he was Associate Producer for Wallace Productions Ltd (“Hunt for the Wilderpeople”, “Poi e”, “The Breaker Upperers”) and a free lance Producer/Director/Writer and Actor for film appearing in recent feature films “Mahana” and “Resolve” and TV shows such as “The Brokenwood Mysteries”, “Shortland Street” and “Power Rangers”.  He is a regular participating Director in the 48 hour Furious Filmmaking Competition and his current award winning Short Film “Creep” is screening and competing in film festivals around the world.

$150/$140 (LH Member)

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GBW1: Furious Film Making Workshop for 7-18yrs
Saturday, 7 Apr 2018 - Sunday, 8 Apr 2018
9.00am - 5pm

Special FX Creature Mask Making

Want to make a creature that could fit into a Star Wars, Lord of the Rings or Dr Seuss movie?  This is a short introductory course for kids and teenagers interested in making creatures and characters you might find in your favourite sci fi or fantasy film. Learn about face casting with plaster of paris, mask modeling with clay, casting with paper mache and latex to create your very own character creature mask that fits your face perfectly!

Students will keep their face cast, final mask and also receive an official certification of completion at the end of the course.

Current LHAC Operations Manager Grae Burton, has worked in the Stage and Screen Industry for over 25 years.  He is a specialist Experimental and Physical Theatre Practitioner and Mask Maker/Performer, starring as Cat in the Hat in Suessical The Musical and working alongside Peter Jackson in developing the specialised Green Screen Masks used for The Frighteners.  He holds a B.P.S.A in Directing and Writing for Stage and Screen and a Dip. Perf. Arts in Experimental/Physical Theatre.  He was trained by New Zealand’s top Mask Creators and Performers Kim Merry and Donna Chapman.

$120/$110 (LH Member)

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GBC1: Special FX Creature Mask Making - 5 week course for 7-18yrs
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2018 - Tuesday, 10 Apr 2018
4pm - 5.30pm

Christmas Star Boxes 8+yrs

Children will love creating star boxes as a Christmas tree ornament and a gift. One box can hang on the tree and has an opening that can be filled with treats. The other box has a lid which can make a great gift box or table favour.

$45/$40  (LH Member)

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Christmas Star Boxes 8+yrs
Sunday, 10 Dec 2017 - Sunday, 10 Dec 2017
2pm - 4pm

Christmas Cards 8+yrs

Create 4 different, embellished and detailed Christmas cards with that personal touch for family and friends (inclusive of envelopes).

$44/$40 (LH Member)

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Christmas Cards 8+yrs
Sunday, 3 Dec 2017 - Sunday, 3 Dec 2017
2pm - 4pm

Christmas Boot 5-11yrs

A creative and fun hands-on activity for kids to experience. We use air-dried clay to mold, shape and texture so that everyone will each own unique, personalized creation. No baking or painting required! Kids can bring their products home on the day and keep them forever as a memory.

$65/$60  (LH Member)

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Christmas Boot 5-11yrs
Saturday, 9 Dec 2017 - Saturday, 9 Dec 2017
1pm - 4pm

Reindeer Aroma Soap 5-11yrs

A creative and fun hands-on activity for kids to experience. We use air-dried clay to mold, shape and texture so that everyone will each own unique, personalized creation. No baking or painting required! Kids can bring their products home on the day and keep them forever as a memory.

$30/$27  (LH Member)

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Reindeer Aroma Soap 5-11yrs
Saturday, 9 Dec 2017 - Saturday, 9 Dec 2017
10am - 11.30am

Christmas Wreath 6-12yrs

A creative and fun hands-on activity for kids to experience. We use air-dried clay to mold, shape and texture so that everyone will each own unique, personalized creation. No baking or painting required! Kids can bring their products home on the day and keep them forever as a memory.

$80/$70 (LH Member)

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Christmas Wreath 6-12yrs
Saturday, 2 Dec 2017 - Saturday, 2 Dec 2017
9.00am - 1pm
Lake House Arts Centre

37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622

Phone: 09 486 4877

Email: info@lakehousearts.org.nz

Opening hours

Office WINTER HOURS
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm

Gallery WINTER HOURS
Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm,
Saturday & Sunday 10am - 3pm

Cafe WINTER HOURS
Tuesday - Friday Open from 8am
Saturday & Sunday Open from 8:30am

 

 

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