workshops & classes
BEAUTIFUL BOWLS CRAFTED IN CLAY
1 day workshop (plus a 2-3 hour glazing session) learn about slump moulds, wonders of pottery plaster, types of clay, why I love porcelainmake your set of small bowls. Learn the basics of surface decoration and glazing techniques. $150 over 2 weekends.
Pom-Me-Granite Studio www.pommegranite.com.au/news
LETTERING AND CARVING IN STONE WITH JOSH BOWES
Introductory course to stone lettering and relief carving, font selection, placement and composition, demonstration and hands-on lettering and relief carving of a stone piece to take home with you. $395 incl materials, tools, morning tea and beautiful luncheon with local produce by Natasha Morgan.
Oak & Monkey Puzzle Ph 5348 6590 www.natashamorgan.com.au
LAKE HOUSE COOKING SCHOOL - SPRING MASTERCLASS
Demonstrations and foodie discussion with some of Australia’s top chefs including: Andrew McConnell, Victor Liong and Scott Pickett. Hosted by Lake House Culinary Director Alla Wolf-Tasker from 11am-4pm. Day includes all demonstrations, recipes, tastings, tea, coffee, baguette lunch and a glass of wine. $285 pp
OF BIRDS, BEES AND FLOWERS - THE SEX LIFE OF PLANTS
The third workshop in the Casa Allegra Series of Botanical workshops with Trentham garden guru, Simon Rickard. Listen to a presentation on the astonishing sex life of plants, then after lunch take a ramble around the beautiful gardens at Casa Allegra in all their spring glory. $160 pp includes morning and afternoon tea plus lunch with a glass of wine.
Casa Allegra Trentham www.ticketebo.com.au/rickardgardenseries