Making masks is heaps of fun! So come and Join us for a day of imagination filled creative exploration and you’ll not only make and design your very own mask, you’ll also learn how to bring that mask to life for an audience. So what are you waiting for? Come and play with us and make yourself a beautiful mask for Matariki!
$60/$55 (LH Memebr)
Come and join a fun class, learning about flax (harakeke), the scared process of preparing flax (tapu) and how to weave it into the most amazing shapes!
$$60/$55 (LH Member)
Come and join Chocolate Lantern as we explore the story of Matariki. We will look at the legend of Papatuanuku and Ranginui as well as other myths and legends that help us explain the wonders of the world and our place within it. We will use drama elements and techniques to share stories with each other and craft some Matariki story cards especially for the season.
$60/$55 (LH Member)
Come create your very own printed pop art! Designing and creating our very own print, we will celebreate Matariki by creating a masterpiece inspired by native plants, birds, icons and motifs. Taking inspiration from artists such as Gordon Walters and Annie Smits Sadano, we will use bright colours, bold icons and fearless creativity to celebrate our favourite things about Aotearoa New Zealand through paint and print!
$55/$50 (LH Member)
Taking a special look at our unique native plants, we will use pencil and pen to sketch, shade and refine our mark making techniques, resulting in a final illustrative triptych.
$55/$50 (LH Memebr)
Bring your own photo of a family member, pet or even a favourite celebrity and learn how to turn them into a cartoon character. This class will teach you to identify the simple shapes first and guide you through the process of creating a stylised cartoon portrait.
Come join this fun class to make some amazing art using Maori symbols. You will select a variety of mosaic tiles to make your own master piece and receive step by step guidance from design to grouting
$69/$63 (LH Member)
37 Fred Thomas Drive,
Takapuna, Auckland 0622
Phone: 09 486 4877
Office WINTER HOURS
Monday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm
Office is not open on weekends.
Gallery WINTER HOURS
Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 3:30pm,
Saturday & Sunday 10am - 2pm
Cafe WINTER HOURS
Tuesday - Friday Open from 8am
Saturday & Sunday Open from 8:30am