The year is divided into four terms and classes are 8x weeks per term unless specified. The studios cannot be used for personal use during class times.

NOTE: To attend classes you must be a financial member of HAGAS. Annual membership of $50 is for January to December. Fees must be paid prior to start of classes to secure a place. Please note also that membership fee is non-refundable.

PAINTING: adults day and evening classes are conducted by experienced artists tutoring in various mediums; oils, watercolours, acrylics, pastels, pencils, pen and wash. Painting students will need to bring all their own equipment and paints etc. These are not structured classes and painters can paint whatever they choose.

CERAMICS: classes are held in their own studio complete with wheels and kilns. Most equipment is supplied and students can design and make what ever they choose. Classes fill fast with only 9 wheels! You can add your name to the waitlist for the next term’s classes, give a couple of class options to have a better chance of getting a place. To add your name to the waitlist email your name, contact details and class options to



Term 1 Monday 11 February to Friday 05 April
Term 2 Monday 29 April to Friday 21 June
Term 3 Monday 22 July to Friday 13 Sept

Term 4

Monday 14 October


Friday 06 December

PAINTING – 8x week course $80

You are required to bring all your own paints and equipment except easels. These are not structured classes. Everyone paints their own chosen work at their own pace and the tutor will assist.

Monday 1.30pm – 4.00pm general painting  
  7.30pm – 10.00pm general painting  
Tuesday 9.30am – 12.00noon general painting  
  7.00pm – 9.30pm painting & mixed media
Wednesday 9.30am – 3.00pm OPEN STUDIO  not tutored
  7.00pm – 9.30pm general painting  
Thursday 9.30am – 12.00noon general painting  
  1.00pm – 3.30pm OPEN STUDIO  not tutored
Friday 9.30am – 12.00noon mixed media  
Saturday 12noon – 3.00pm OPEN STUDIO  not tutored

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CERAMICS – 8x week courses

Beginners $130 + firing $30     ::     Advanced $130 + firing $50
Beginners to advanced welcome.

Stains, glazes and firings included but clay is extra ($20 per bag).
All classes will cater for hand building and wheel throwing.
Monday 7.00pm – 9.30pm            Term 3 FULL
Tuesday 7.00pm – 9.30pm            Term 3 FULL
Wednesday 10.00am – 12.30pm       
  7.00pm – 9.30pm            Term 3 FULL
Thursday 12.30pm – 3.00pm          Term 3 FULL
  7.00pm – 9.30pm            Term 3 FULL
Friday 10.00am – 2.00pm          OPEN STUDIO not tutored
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