RESIN ART - A MUST TRY
Say goodbye to ordinary paint nights, it's time to level up your art game and craft functional masterpieces that'll leave everyone cheesin'!
Beginner Resin Art Workshops!
Want to Learn Resin Art?
Learn how to work with food-safe epoxy resin and pigments to decorate a cheeseboard and coasters in our fun interactive resin workshop.
In this 2 hour workshop you will be guided by an experienced instructor on:
- Basics of epoxy resin and resin safety
- How to prep your board and coasters with painter's tape
- How to mix, colour and pour resin onto your wooden pieces
- Tips and tricks to create ceiling and lacing
Unleash your creativity plus you get to bring home something useable or giftable!
You take home from this beginner Resin art workshop:
- 1 x Cheese Board (variety of Acacia wooden boards to choose from)
- 4 x Coasters
- Plus skills to keep on creating with resin!
Your experienced instructor will then do a step-by-step demonstration on how to mix colour and create a beautiful ocean/seascape resin board. We will then share all the secrets to get the frothy, lacing cells in the waves.
There are lots of colours/pigments/ mica available for you to choose to colour your artwork on the day.
This beginner class is suited to those aged 16 and above, no experience is necessary, all levels are welcome.
Workshops are run every week, click on the drop down below to check availability. Be quick our dates book out really quickly.
Location: Seed & Spark Creative Space, 186B Victoria Road Drummoyne, 2047.
- This workshop is for ages 16+ and may not be suitable if you are pregnant.
- Non-toxic & quality food-safe resin is used for this workshop
- Pieces require a minimum of 24 hours to set so they will need to be picked up from the venue the following day.
- Boards and coasters are subject to availability and may be different from photos.
Jesmonite Terrazzo Trinket Tray and Coasters
Learn how to cast Jesmonite Terrazzo at this unique Sydney workshop where you can create and take your functional art home at the end of class.
Exploding in popularity, Jesmonite or Eco resin has become a go-to material for creating homeware pieces in under 30 minutes. Learn how to create your own terrazzo Jesmonite coasters and trinkets from scratch in this fun and exciting terrazzo-making workshop in Drummoyne.
Over two hours of casting fun, you'll learn the basics of making terrazzo chips and casting with Jesmonite.
The best part is Jesmonite cures in just 20 minutes so you can bring home what you produced straight after the workshop - the ultimate gratification!
- Design your colour palette
- Make terrazzo-coloured chips
- Learn how to mix and add pigment to Jesmonite
- Learn how to cast into a silicone mould
- Learn various techniques to colour your eco-resin
- Sand and seal your creations for a polished look
By the end of the workshop, you will take home two finished coasters and a trinket. Creativity is your only limitation!
Jesmonite is considered safe, does not emit toxic fumes or VOCs, and there are no documented health risks associated with Jesmonite, however, we recommend pregnant women check with their health care professional before working with any chemicals.
A variety of trinket moulds (Oval or shell), and costers (round/square/hexagon) are available.
A wide range of pigments, gold leaf/flakes and premade terrazzo will also be available.
We may also test out other brands of eco-resin with one of the new favourites being an Australian brand of eco-resin called Brambliers.
Succulent terrarium making workshops
Learn how to build and decorate your own succulent terrarium to take home and will be able to use the skills they learn in the class to make more terrariums in the future.
A terrarium is a self-regulating tiny garden that is a total breeze to care for!
You’ll learn how to design, layer and landscape, select suitable soil composition and how to arrange the succulents in your vessel and care for your new little ecosystem so it survives and thrives.
Included materials: Medium glass vessel, succulent plants, soil, stones, charcoal, & tools to build your own Terrarium.
Ask any questions as we build and decorate our terrariums together!
Attendees will get:
A fully succulent terrarium to take home
Beginner-friendly - no experience required
Alcohol Ink Mug And Planter Pot Class
Join us for a fun and hands-on alcohol ink class for beginners where you'll learn how to decorate a planter pot and mug using this fun medium!
During this class, you will also get to practice piece on a piece of Yupo paper (created specifically to use with alcohol inks).
You will learn how to admire the vibrant colours of alcohol ink as well as learn how to merge colours together to create beautiful unique patterns.
At the end of the class, take home your creative pieces decorated with alcohol inks and the confidence to continue exploring this fun fluid art form!
Attendees will get:
- Ceramic pot and mug (both white)
- A wide variety of alcohol inks
- Mixing cups
- Mixing sticks
- Nitrile gloves
- Use of aprons
Attendees should bring:
No requirements - everything you need is provided for. You are welcome to BYO your drink of choice and nibbles.
Beginner-friendly, no knowledge required.
Clay Hand-Building & Sip Workshop
Join our clay and sip workshop today and experience the transformative power of working with clay. By the end of the class, you’ll not only have new skills and techniques under your belt but also a beautiful cup or bowl to take home. Get ready for a memorable and inspiring activity that will bring out the artist within you!
If you’ve never worked with clay before, fear not! Our friendly and experienced instructor will guide you through the process, providing step-by-step instructions and helpful tips along the way. You’ll be amazed at what you can accomplish, even as a beginner. Don’t worry about not having any artistic skills – this class is all about exploration and enjoyment.
This is a unique event where you can enjoy some quality relaxing time and create unforgettable memories. Clay is a great tactile craft. It’s a mindful activity that helps you slow down in this hectic world. Clay Handbuilding could be the perfect way to unwind and have the opportunity to focus on creativity.
Mindful Jewellery Making
Join us for a relaxing mindful jewellery-making class whilst you learn to design and make your own memory wire bracelet and a pair of wire loop earrings.
In this two-hour class you’ll get to completely switch off and immerse yourself in this creative class. During this session, we will walk you through some design principles, teach you how to use round nose pliers and learn to make a memory wire bracelet.
Choose from an array of beads and mix and match different colours and sizes to your liking.
At the end of the class, you will get to take home the jewellery you made in the workshop.
At Seed & Spark, we are the leading experts in delivering many functional art workshops specialising in resin cheeseboards and coasters being our most popular.
Our many workshops are designed to ignite your creativity and there is one suitable for any occasion. From corporate team building to unforgettable hens parties and birthdays, our workshops offer a unique and rewarding experience for all. It is also one of the best experiences to gift.
In addition to our renowned resin cheeseboard and coasters workshops, we also offer a diverse range of fun and creative art sessions, focusing on functional and useable masterpieces. Let your imagination run wild as you explore our array of workshops, from handcrafted pottery, to alcohol ink, to building your own terrariums to carving Halloween pumpkins and making your own Christmas Wreath to hang on your door.
Seed & Spark: 186B Victoria Rd, Drummoyne 2047
Free 30 minute street parking is avaiable on Victoria Rd from 10am-3pm weekdays.
Unlimited parking after 7pm on weekdays and from 12:30pm on weekends. Plus there is plenty of 2hr or 4hr street parking on surrounding streets.
4 hour parking is on Collingwood Street (5mins away).
CORPORATE & Group bookings
Our workshops are great for corporate team bonding, me-time, catch ups, bridal showers, birthdays, and more!
If you want a bespoke workshop we can also create one just for you. And we can travel to your venue of choice within 20km from Drummoyne with a small travel fee.
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