Indulge in artistic pursuits over the Global Fiesta weekend with pop-up paint and sip, origami and Japanese calligraphy masterclasses.
Rose Soiree – Luxe Paint and Sip
Hosting six mini pop-up painting sessions at the picturesque River Quay Green, join Rose Soiree for a delightful paint and sip experience. Choose from mini versions of painting Santorini Sunset or California Dreamin. Secure your spot by booking now via the Humanitix website or book on the day if there is availability. Sessions are $37.39 per person and include the following set-up – canvas, paints, paint brushes, easel, apron and a professional artist to guide the way! Beverages and snacks may be purchased on the day from a variety of stallholders at River Quay Green.
Orizuru – Origami
Orizuru presents masterclasses teaching the wonderful art of paper folding, learn skills in this fun activity to make beautiful origami butterflies. Classes will take place on Saturday 16 October at the Marketplace at three times – 11:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm. Select ‘going’ to your chosen session in the Orizuru Facebook event if you would like to pre-book, alternatively bookings will be taken on the day if spots are available. Classes are $8 per person, payment required on the day.
Orizuru – Japanese Calligraphy
Create your own artwork as you delve into the fine art of Japanese calligraphy in a masterclass by Orizuru. Paint with a brush and ink centuries old Japanese kanji characters and learn about the history and tools of the art. Classes will take place on Sunday 17 October at the Marketplace at two times – 11:00am and 1:00pm. Select ‘going’ to your chosen session in the Orizuru Facebook event if you would like to pre-book, alternatively bookings will be taken on the day if spots are available. Classes are $15 per person, payment required on the day.
Please note: a general admission ticket to Global Fiesta by Regional Flavours is also required to attend masterclasses which are located within festival sites. Book your tickets now to Global Fiesta.