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Mosaics

Learn how to create a small mosaic piece, using the direct method of mosaic construction. You will learn how to cut tiles, colour selection, lay tiles, glue and grout. No Concession. Once you have completed your piece you will be able to then create larger pieces such as house numbers, birdbaths, home decor, and gifts for family and friends. The images shown on this page are some of the students' amazing work. So come along, relax, join in, meet new people and explore your creative... [More]
$207 Limited inc GST
Mosaics

<p>Learn how to create a small mosaic piece, using the direct method of mosaic construction. You will learn how to cut tiles, colour selection, lay tiles, glue and grout. No Concession.</p><p>{image

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Materials could cost around $150 depending on the project. At a minimum you will need equipment such as nippers (approx $40), tweezers (approx $10), glue (approx $20) and tiles (price depends on the size of your project, but to start off approx $10). All of this can be bought from the tutor or you can supply your own.

Please Note: The remaining two classes have been postponed till next term.

$207 Limited inc GST
Mosaics

<p>Learn how to create a small mosaic piece, using the direct method of mosaic construction. You will learn how to cut tiles, colour selection, lay tiles, glue and grout. No Concession.</p><p>{image

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Materials could cost around $150 depending on the project. At a minimum you will need equipment such as nippers (approx $40), tweezers (approx $10), glue (approx $20) and tiles (price depends on the size of your project, but to start off approx $10). All of this can be bought from the tutor or you can supply your own.

Please Note: The remaining two classes have been postponed till next term.

$207 Limited inc GST
Mosaics

<p>Learn how to create a small mosaic piece, using the direct method of mosaic construction. You will learn how to cut tiles, colour selection, lay tiles, glue and grout. No Concession.</p><p>{image

...

Materials could cost around $150 depending on the project. At a minimum you will need equipment such as nippers (approx $40), tweezers (approx $10), glue (approx $20) and tiles (price depends on the size of your project, but to start off approx $10). All of this can be bought from the tutor or you can supply your own.

As this is an ongoing course you can join anytime during the term.

$207 Limited inc GST
Mosaics

<p>Learn how to create a small mosaic piece, using the direct method of mosaic construction. You will learn how to cut tiles, colour selection, lay tiles, glue and grout. No Concession.</p><p>{image

...

Materials could cost around $150 depending on the project. At a minimum you will need equipment such as nippers (approx $40), tweezers (approx $10), glue (approx $20) and tiles (price depends on the size of your project, but to start off approx $10). All of this can be bought from the tutor or you can supply your own.

As this is an ongoing course you can join anytime during the term.

$207 Limited inc GST
Mosaics

<p>Learn how to create a small mosaic piece, using the direct method of mosaic construction. You will learn how to cut tiles, colour selection, lay tiles, glue and grout. No Concession.</p><p>{image

...

Materials could cost around $150 depending on the project. At a minimum you will need equipment such as nippers (approx $40), tweezers (approx $10), glue (approx $20) and tiles (price depends on the size of your project, but to start off approx $10). All of this can be bought from the tutor or you can supply your own.

As this is an ongoing course you can join anytime during the term.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Yoga

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! COURSE DESCRIPTION A gentle class, in the style of Hatha Yoga. Yoga has been practiced from ancient times in India. Suitable for beginners and continuing students. Yoga is an ancient art based on a harmonising system of development for the mind body and spirit. The continued practise of yoga will lead you to a sense of peace and wellbeing, the practise of yoga makes the body strong and flexible it also improves the function of... [More]
$131 Limited inc GST
Yoga

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p><strong>COURSE DESCRIPTION</strong><br/>A gentle class, in the style of

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $158!

Please have a yoga mat and a thick blanket.

$142 Limited inc GST
Yoga

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p><strong>COURSE DESCRIPTION</strong><br/>A gentle class, in the style of

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $173!

Please bring a thick yoga mat and a blanket.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Aquafitness for over 50's

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable atmosphere with Aerobic type movements. We use a shallow pool, heated to 32 degrees during winter (lower during hot weather). So you’ll be nice, safe and cosy. And our tutor is patient and friendly, with plenty of experience. The heated water supports your body and is gentle on the joints and muscles. Both beginners and advanced participants are welcome. Above... [More]
$147 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness for over 50's

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $160!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

$147 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness for over 50's

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable

...

Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $160!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

$147 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness for over 50's

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable

...

Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $160!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

$147 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness for over 50's

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable

...

Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $160!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

$147 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness for over 50's

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable

...

Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $160!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Fruit & Vegetable Carving and Garnishing

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! Learn to carve fruit and vegetables to create amazing decorative garnishes for your food. Carve fruit and vegetables into shapes such as leaves, roses and swans. As well, learn how to make decorative fruit platters and watermelon baskets. Some examples of the amazing fruit and vegetable carvings our tutor has made include the carved 30 year anniversary melon shown below! [More]
$117 Limited inc GST
Fruit & Vegetable Carving and Garnishing

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Learn to carve fruit and vegetables to create amazing decorative

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $158!

You will need a chopping board, and a fruit/vegetable carving knife. Fruit and vegetables required for the first lesson TBA. All other materials will be discussed at the first lesson and could cost between $10-$20.

This class to be delivered, as scheduled, through a virtual online classroom - Zoom!

Parramatta College will be delivering this course via Zoom video call software. You don’t need the software to participate, we simply email you a link before the class starts which enables to join the video call. Please note though you will need a computer with a web cam/microphone/speakers OR a smart device, such as an ipad, iphone, or other smart phone/tablet to participate on the video call. If you have neither you can also be added as an audio participant if you wish.

Enrol, then we will send you the Zoom details prior to the class starting.

If you are confused about this please ask our friendly staff who can guide you further.

So here’s your opportunity to socially interact, learn and stay connected – virtually!

$117 Limited inc GST
Fruit & Vegetable Carving and Garnishing

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Learn to carve fruit and vegetables to create amazing decorative

...

Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $158!

Please bring a chopping board, and also if you have one, a fruit/vegetable carving knife, otherwise you can buy one from the tutor on the first day. Materials could cost between $10-$20, tutor will discuss at first lesson what materials are required, either buy from tutor or supply your own.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Aquafitness

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! This is a course for all ages and all levels of fitness. Increase your fitness and feeling of well being in a very sociable atmosphere with Aerobic type movements. We use a shallow pool, heated to 32 degrees during winter (lower during hot weather). And our tutor is patient and friendly, with plenty of experience. The heated water supports your body and is gentle on the joints and muscles. Both beginners and advanced... [More]
$164 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>This is a course for all ages and all levels of fitness. Increase your

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $183!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

$164 Limited inc GST
Aquafitness

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>This is a course for all ages and all levels of fitness. Increase your

...

Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $183!

Please note due to social distancing restrictions we will be taking less enrolments for this class. As a result we have had to increase the fees, we apologise for any inconvenience.

To keep you all safe we ask that you keep distance from each other and do not mill around each other (please note the tutor will inform you of what the latest social distancing requirements are and any changes that may apply to these social distancing restrictions during the course.) Also please do not use the showers, and please be mindful of minimising contact with surfaces also.

Please be aware that whilst the pool we use is shallow in parts, in some parts it may go up to your shoulders depending on your height. The pool is heated to around 32 degrees.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Drawing & Painting - All Levels

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! COURSE DESCRIPTION Suitable for beginners and continuing students. You will learn basic pencil drawing skills and learn the important technique of getting the right proportion and perspective. Discover the simple, yet beautiful, expressive medium of watercolour to paint still life and from reference photos. Composition and tonal values will be covered also along with brush techniques and colour mixing. Please see materials... [More]
$217 Limited inc GST
Drawing & Painting - All Levels

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p><strong>COURSE DESCRIPTION</strong><br/>Suitable for beginners and

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $251!

MATERIALS LIST
Please bring the following:
• To the first lesson – An A3 visual diary, HB, 2B and 4B pencil, eraser, and kneadable eraser
About halfway through the course you start painting, so then you will need to bring:
• 18 colour watercolour set (tubes)
• Watercolour mixing palette
• Watercolour brushes, round size 8, size 12 and flat brush size 6 (Size guide only as different manufacturers produce their own size code. Sample will be given in the class)
• A4 Watercolour sheets or pad min. 185 gsm
• Sponge, Water bucket

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Crocheting to calm

Crochet is a great way to calm the mind, while being creative. Learn the basics of crocheting in this course. See the latest trends. Explore the stitches, learn how to start and finish and what are the correct tools to use. Absolute beginners will be introduced to tools and yarns to use, how to read a pattern and do basic stitches. We’ll look at the trends in crochet and share some patterns to get you started, or refresh your knowledge if you are coming back to crochet and reignite... [More]
$161 Limited inc GST
Crocheting to calm

<p>Crochet is a great way to calm the mind, while being creative. Learn the basics of crocheting in this course. See the latest trends. Explore the stitches, learn how to start and finish and what are

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $197!

Please bring pen, paper, tape measure and scissors, and also a $25 materials fee on the day, as the tutor will supply a complete beginners crocheting pack (includes all yarn, materials and crochet hook)

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Yoga - Midday for Beginners and Seniors

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! A relaxing yoga class for beginners, mature people and seniors, and anyone else who is looking for a gentle yoga workout. It’s also ideal timing for office workers during their lunchbreak. At the end of the class will be a short relaxation to help you unwind and rejuvenate for the day ahead! Did you know there is a possibility that you can get a rebate from your private health fund if you do one of our fitness or health... [More]
$131 Limited inc GST
Yoga - Midday for Beginners and Seniors

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>A relaxing yoga class for beginners, mature people and seniors, and

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $158!

Please bring a thick yoga mat and a blanket.

Digital Photography for Beginners

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! Take good pictures with your digital camera. You will learn about composition as well as other useful tips to take that great shot. The course covers all the basic controls of a camera, e.g. lenses, filters, storage etc, and how to compose a picture. This is a beginners guide to photography. Do you have a new digital camera, but everything is overwhelming so you’re stuck in Auto? We’ll cover everything you need to get started,... [More]
$251 Limited inc GST
Digital Photography for Beginners

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Take good pictures with your digital camera. You will learn about

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $273!

Bring your digital camera (manual SLR is preferred).

Please note, if you don’t have your own camera the tutor has a few cameras available for rent, for a small charge. You will need to contact the tutor directly to organise this.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

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