The Central Craft studio provides workspace for use by members. Facilities include a dye lab, ceramics studio (including wheels, slab roller and kiln), table and floor looms, spinning wheels, jewellery area, print press, print table, sewing machines, and wet areas. Non-members can hire the space for limited use.
Central Craft has private studio spaces for hire on a six monthly basis. This includes an area designated for a 'Visiting Artist'.
To apply for a studio space contact Central Craft.
Regular groups meeting at the Central Craft Studio
LACE AND SPINNING GROUP meets on the 2nd (10.00am—3.00pm) & 4th (1.00pm—3.00pm) Saturday of the month for anyone to come and join in. Facilitator: Virginia Garner. First meeting 11th February 2012.
WATERCOLOUR GROUP meets each Monday 10.00am – 1.00pm (except school holidays) Facilitator: Jude Mapleson FEE: $1 members; $3 non members includes tea & coffee. A get-together for like-minded people to sketch, paint, work together and inspire each other. No tuition given.
U3A GROUP meets each Wednesday 1.30pm – 3.30pm. Like-minded people bring together their crafts and ideas.
The Central Australian Gem and Mineral Club meets every Tuesday night from 7.30pm—9.00pm in their clubrooms at Central Craft. Club membership costs $25/yr (family) with 3 initial visits for free. $4 fee for equipment use at each visit. Library available for use at the Clubrooms. For more information about the Gem and Mineral Club phone 8952 9299 during business hours
Beginning Tuesday April 23
Running 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the Month, 7pm - 9pm, Central Craft Studio
New to Central Craft and Tuesday evenings is the kNiT Club, to be run by Barbara McIlvain and Bev Ellis. If you would like to learn the knitting basics, how to read and interpret a pattern, or just to enjoy the company of others whilst stitching the night away, come along to the knit club. All skill levels welcome.
FEE: Free for Central Craft members / $5.00 per session for non-members
SEWING GROUP meets alternate Wednesday nights 6.00pm—9.00pm at Central Craft Studios. Bring something you are working on and need help with — or just your sewing questions. Facilitator: Emmy van Maarseveen FEE: Free for members; $12 for non members. Entry via eastern studio door from Memorial Ave driveway/carpark.
FIBRE FRIENDS FRIDAYS meets every Friday from 9.30 am - 4pm. All fibre artists welcome. Bring your UFO(Unfinished Object) and share ideas and skills over a cuppa. Facilitator: Allison Foster. FEE: free for members and $5 for non-members.
SATURDAY CLAY DAY'S meets every Saturday from 10.00am - 1.00pm.
An informal get together for members who wish to work in the pottery studio and share relaxing music, morning tea treats and good company. BYO materials, favourite CD's and morning tea to share.
Facilitator: Tara Leckey. FEE: free for members and $5 for non-members.
For any enquiries about groups phone 8952 4417