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The Ancient Art of Quilling

Quilling is an art that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. The paper is wound around a quill to create a basic coil shape. The paper is then glued at the tip … Continue reading

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Paint a Plate – Mothers Day Love

I recently picked up these cute heart shaped plates from Target and together with the ever faithful Sharpie Marker we created some designs for our Mums. This is a super technique to decorate any piece of ceramic, be it plates, … Continue reading

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Coloured Rice

Coloured Rice Just For Fun! Sunshine Art Classes are primarily for School Aged Children and at present most of the students are not younger than 9 but.. I often find that the simple hands on activities that are enjoyed in … Continue reading

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Bleach Festival

The Southern Gold Coast is so fortunate to host the amazing Bleach Festival Bleach* brings together high calibre artists from around Australia and the Gold Coast for a 13 day celebration of music, photography, arts, theatre, film, ideas and lifestyle … Continue reading

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Gong Xi Fa Cai

Happy Lunar New Year Our Welcome Back to our Sunshine Art Workshops coincided with this years Lunar New Year. The Year of the Snake was fairly prominent in our group and with its link to prosperity and luck and we … Continue reading

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Edible Art -YUM

There is always pleasure in eating what you make and when its sweet and crunchy and pretty – there is not much better. We bought some delicious biscuits (cookies) from Ikea but you could definetly make your own and then … Continue reading

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It’s all about the GOO!

The tactile nature of mixing and pouring and stiring gives such pleasure to kids. We have made Goo/Slime in our workshops previously but this activity was welcomed again with great enthusiasm. Ingredients 250ml bottle of clear glue 1/2 cup of … Continue reading

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