Hands On Workshops

Discover your inner artisan at one of our renowned Hands On Workshops

Experience the satisfaction of learning a traditional skill and creating something beautiful and functional by hand. Classes are small to ensure you receive all the assistance you need to complete the project from our expert artisans. Plus you will enjoy delicious hand made morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea prepared in Cobb’s Coffee Shop. Download the 2015 Hands On Workshop schedule (1735 KB) pdf document icon.

Airbrush Art with Wayne Ogden | Blacksmithing with Terry Drennan | Glass Bead Art with Liz DeLuca | Leathercraft with Cherryl McIntyre | Leatherplaiting with Bill Webb | Millinery with Johanna Guerin and Michelle Jensen | Silversmithing with Dan Cox | Stick Furniture with Andrew MacDonald | Ukulele Workshops with Graham Stewart | Wheelwrighting with Kerry Riehl

We also run three hour Teen Workshops during school holidays.

To find out more call us on +61 (0) 7 4659 4900 or contact us using our online form.

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Spectators are welcome at all workshops.

Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
09 May 2015 - 10 May 2015
Learn decorative scroll work and make a set of fireside tools.
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
Silversmithing Beginners Workshop
09 May 2015 - 10 May 2015
Learn the basics of silversmithing including cuttlefish casting, stone setting, and soldering
Silversmithing Beginners Workshop
Millinery Workshop
16 May 2015 - 17 May 2015
Make a vintage-style felt hat in time for winter in this two day workshop
Millinery Workshop
Stick Furniture Workshop
16 May 2015 09:00 AM - 17 May 2015 04:00 PM
Learn how to design and make your own furniture using pest varieties of wood
Stick Furniture Workshop
Leatherplaiting Workshop
23 May 2015 - 24 May 2015
Make your own plaited belt or whip with Australian Plaiting Champion Bill Webb at Cobb+Co Museum.
Leatherplaiting Workshop
Silversmithing Advanced Workshop
30 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
Learn the advanced silversmithing techniques of bezel setting, frame making, threading and findings
Silversmithing Advanced Workshop
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
27 June 2015 - 28 June 2015
Create your own set of blacksmithing tools in this workshop for beginners
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
Musical Instrument Teen Workshop
02 July 2015, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Make a cajon in this musical instrument workshop for teenagers
Musical Instrument Teen Workshop
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
09 July 2015, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Blacksmithing workshop for teenagers
Blacksmithing Teen Workshop
Jewellery Making Teen Workshop
10 July 2015, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jewellery making workshop for teenagers
Jewellery Making Teen Workshop
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
18 July 2015 - 19 July 2015
Create your own set of blacksmithing tools in this workshop for beginners
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
Silversmithing Beginners Workshop
25 July 2015 - 26 July 2015
Learn the basics of silversmithing including cuttlefish casting, stone setting, and soldering
Silversmithing Beginners Workshop
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