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.

Airbrush Art with Wayne Ogden | Blacksmithing with Terry Drennan | Glass Art (leadlighting and copperfoiling) with Richard Apel | Glass Bead Art with Leah Kelly | Leathercraft with Cherryl McIntyre | Leatherplaiting with Bill Webb | Millinery with Johanna Guerin and Michelle Jensen | Musical Instrument Workshops with Graham, Abe and Nye Stewart | Resin Jewellery Workshops with Anita Baills | Silversmithing with Dan Cox | Stick Furniture with Andrew MacDonald |  | 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.

Silversmithing Beginners Workshop
05 September 2015 - 06 September 2015
Learn the basics of silversmithing including cuttlefish casting, stone setting, and soldering
Silversmithing Beginners Workshop
Stick Furniture Workshop
05 September 2015 - 06 September 2015
Learn how to design and make your own furniture using pest varieties of wood
Stick Furniture Workshop
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
19 September 2015 - 20 September 2015
Create your own set of blacksmithing tools in this workshop for beginners
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
Silversmithing Intermediate Workshop
19 September 2015 - 20 September 2015
Develop your skills in chain making, bangles and tube setting in this intermediate workshop
Silversmithing Intermediate Workshop
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
17 October 2015 - 18 October 2015
Create your own flower art and coat hooks in this workshop for beginners
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
Millinery Workshop
17 October 2015
Learn how to create a custom-made felt headpiece, colour matched to your outfit, with Michelle Jensen
Millinery Workshop
Millinery Workshop
18 October 2015
Learn how to create a custom-made sinamay headpiece, colour matched to your Melbourne Cup race day outfit, with Michelle Jensen.
Millinery Workshop
Glass Bead Art Workshop
24 October 2015 - 25 October 2015
Learn how to make gorgeous glass beads at Cobb+Co Museum
Glass Bead Art Workshop
Silversmithing Intermediate Workshop
31 October 2015 - 01 November 2015
Develop your skills in chain making, bangles and tube setting in this intermediate workshop
Silversmithing Intermediate Workshop
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
07 November 2015 - 08 November 2015
Learn decorative scroll work and make a set of fireside tools.
Blacksmithing Advanced Workshop
Leatherplaiting Workshop
21 November 2015 - 22 November 2015
Make your own plaited belt or whip with Australian Plaiting Champion Bill Webb at Cobb+Co Museum.
Leatherplaiting Workshop
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
21 November 2015 - 22 November 2015
Create your own set of blacksmithing tools in this workshop for beginners
Blacksmithing Beginners Workshop
Silversmithing Workshop Advanced
28 November 2015 - 29 November 2015
Learn the advanced silversmithing techniques of bezel setting, frame making, threading and findings.
Silversmithing Workshop Advanced
Stick Furniture Workshop
28 November 2015 - 29 November 2015
Learn how to design and make your own furniture using pest varieties of wood.
Stick Furniture Workshop
Blacksmithing Project Workshop
05 December 2015 - 06 December 2015
Extend your blacksmithing skills in this knife making workshop
Blacksmithing Project Workshop
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