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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]
$198 Limited inc GST
Mosaics

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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.

$198 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.

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

$198 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.

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.

Dressmaking – Beginners and Continuing

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! COURSE DESCRIPTION Beginners will learn how to interpret commercial pattern instructions to make a basic garment from woven material. Continuing students will build on their existing knowledge to make more complex garments using more challenging techniques. No Concession. COURSE CONTENT • The course will cover how to interpret pattern instructions and buy appropriate fabric and notions, taking measurements, choosing the... [More]
$272 Limited inc GST
Dressmaking – Beginners and Continuing

<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/>Beginners will learn how to

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $336!

Please bring note paper and a pen to the first class. The tutor will advise on the first night about patterns and fabrics to purchase. Materials could cost $50-$80 extra.

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!

In these challenging times we all want to stay connected and socially interact, therefore 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 as usual and we will then 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

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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.

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.

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.

Make a Macrame Wall Hanging or Pot Plant Holder

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! Learn macramé, the 70’s style that has made a comeback! By the end of the course you will have made a stylish wall hanging or pot plant holder. [More]
$65 Limited inc GST
Make a Macrame Wall Hanging or Pot Plant Holder

<p><p style="font-size: 110%; color: red;"> <strong style > EARLY BIRD FEES </strong style >apply for some courses! </p></p><p>Learn macramé, the 70’s style that has made a comeback! By the end of the

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $79!

Please bring the following materials:
1 piece wooden dowel approx. 15mm diameter x 40 cm or suitable piece of tree branch. Other materials cost of $5 will be collected by tutor in class.

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

Beautify Yourself – Special Occasions

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! COURSE DESCRIPTION The Special Occasions makeup course teaches students all the tips and tricks to create a flawless finish and glamorous evening look. This workshop will cover contouring techniques, powders, blush, eyebrows, eye makeup, and lipsticks. You will learn a series of eye makeup techniques, including textures and finishes, and how to contour several eye shapes. You will also learn how to apply your own false lashes... [More]
$57 Limited inc GST
Beautify Yourself – Special Occasions

<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/>The Special Occasions makeup

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $68

MATERIALS LIST
*Please attend class with a clean face/no makeup.
*Please do not wear waterproof mascara.
*Students may wear the foundation that they are currently using if they would like to get advice on colour and texture.
*Please have a hand held mirror or a mirror big enough to view your face.
*Have your own makeup and brushes.

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

In these challenging times we all want to stay connected and socially interact, therefore 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 as usual and we will then 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!

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

Beautify Yourself – Day Makeup

EARLY BIRD FEES apply for some courses! COURSE DESCRIPTION Learn the latest makeup tricks to enhance your features, find out what colour palette suits you, and how to apply it. This is a fun, interactive course in personal make-up application. Our highly qualified trainer will teach you the basics, tips and tricks to create a flawless finish to suit your skin tone and features, leaving you with a subtle and perfect makeover suitable for daytime. COURSE CONTENT •... [More]
$57 Limited inc GST
Beautify Yourself – Day Makeup

<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/>Learn the latest makeup tricks to

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $68!

MATERIALS LIST
*Please attend class with a clean face/no makeup.
*Please do not wear waterproof mascara.
*Students may wear the foundation that they are currently using if they would like to get advice on colour and texture.
*Please have a hand held mirror or a mirror big enough to view your face.
*Have your own makeup and brushes.

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

In these challenging times we all want to stay connected and socially interact, therefore 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 as usual and we will then 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!

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

Natural Skincare Making Workshop

The experts from Sage Cosmetics will guide you while you create your very own natural, handmade skincare products. You will learn the basics of making natural skincare, using natural ingredients and creating a personalised skincare routine. Each participant will create and take away three beautiful skincare products in a goody bag, as well as an in-depth workbook including recipes to re-create them at home. [More]
$57 Limited inc GST
Natural Skincare Making Workshop

<p>The experts from Sage Cosmetics will guide you while you create your very own natural, handmade skincare products. You will learn the basics of making natural skincare, using natural ingredients

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Early Bird Fee: ends 2 weeks prior to course start date. Price will then rise to $68!

Please note a materials fee of $15 is payable to the tutor on the day.

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

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