To those of you who keep talking about learning to draw, paint, and create, but never seem to find the opportunity, we hear you! A break in Port Macquarie the perfect time to unleash your creative spirit (or dust it off), with many creative workshops and classes to choose from, with the following just the tip of a very groovy iceberg...
Book in to regular workshops from resin jewelry making to alcohol ink painting, Christmas wreath making and more!
The lovely Amy and friends at the Seed Creative Workshops have inspired many locals and visitors over the years, with a jam-packed schedule of creative classes including pottery, macrame, painting, drawing and more. Women's Art Retreats, kid's parties and school holiday activities, you name it. With a large, dedicated and professional maker space, you'll be in the flow in no time.
This popular Paint n' Sip is the perfect night out, birthday party idea, hen's night, etc. Create your next masterpiece with friendly guidance and a glass of vino in hand. No experience necessary! And hey, if it doesn't turn out perfectly, it's more about the process (ie a good time and a laugh with friends).
Not just a world-class theatre and gallery, the Glasshouse also plays host to art education, and if that all sounds too serious, try one of the regular 'Craft and Cocktail' evenings, or take the kids along to a 'Sprouts' creative session. Check the What's On section of their website for more info.
This friendly community-minded gallery hosts many artists, creative classes and get-togethers. Owner and local photographer Cherie runs photography classes as well, and frequent art exhibitions are held here with art to purchase. To find out what's coming up, click below.
This gem is a non-profit co-op of over 30 local artists and makers under one fabulous roof. Filled with artisan homewares, decor, clothing, jewellery and more, with regular creative workshops for all ages and skill levels.