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Workshops for Kids and Young People

Rebel Stepz Creative Online Classes

Overview

FCAC has teamed up with local arts group Rebel Stepz to bring you a series of creative online classes. Stay tuned – we’ll be updating this page as new tutorials are released.

Current Classes – School Holiday Workshops (Online)


Picasso Self-Portraits

Create collages inspired by Picasso! This is a great way for kids to explore identity through self-portraiture, and learn all about Picasso and cubism. We will begin by looking at examples of Picasso’s work, discussing his unique use of shape, colour and dimension. Students will then create their very own self-portraits using paper. Suitable for kids aged 5-7.

Materials required:

  • Colour paper and card
  • Scissors
  • Glue sticks
  • Bonus materials: glitter, buttons, ribbon, old newspaper or magazine cuttings

WHEN: Monday 29 June, 1-2pm
WHERE: Online via Zoom
COST: $13.50

BOOK NOW
Enter FCAC-exclusive code ‘PIC29’ to receive 10% off.

 

Robotic Dance

Pop. Lock. Hit. Release! These are just some of the awesome techniques that kids will learn in order to dance like a robot. Originating in New York in the ’60s and ’70s, robotic dance combines different street dance styles, making it so much fun! The session will begin with a simple warm-up, followed by easy-to-follow techniques designed to improve memory, focus and listening. Suitable for kids aged 6+.

WHEN: Sunday 5 July, 1-1.45pm
WHERE: Online via Zoom
COST: $15

BOOK NOW
Enter FCAC-exclusive code ‘RSRobo1’ to receive 10% off.

 

Creative Writing

This creative workshop focuses on writing in poetry, autobiography and fiction, explored through a series of fun exercises and games. Exercises and tasks will centre around mindfulness and wellbeing, allowing students to relax and have fun! Students will be encouraged to express themselves through writing using quotes, art and music as their inspiration. Suitable for kids aged 7+.

WHEN: Saturday 11 July, 1-2pm
WHERE: Online via Zoom
COST: $15.50

BOOK NOW
Enter FCAC-exclusive code ‘CW11’ to receive 10% off.

 


Past Classes


Ballet Move for Beginners
Ballet Move is an easy-to-follow fitness class for all. Exercises are low-impact which means there’s no stress on the joints and there’s plenty of time to stretch in between exercises allowing you to catch your breath and release any tension. 
Popping for Beginners

Learn how to dance like a robot! This tutorial will take you through the basics of popping and robotic dance. Learn some basic arm movements, simple upper body techniques and easy-to-follow footwork.

Intro to Pastel Painting

Learn the basics of pastel painting. This 20-minute tutorial will take you through the basics of pastel painting in order to create a Post-Impressionist-inspired sunset. This is an easy-to-follow session, perfect for beginners and all ages. Learn how to paint, blend, and correct.

Beginners Acting for Camera

Guided by Cam Faull, learn basic acting for camera techniques and master one of the ‘5 Ws’ – who are you talking to? Cam will take you through a short scene, explaining the art of conversation-based acting.

Presented in partnership with Rebel Stepz. 

IMAGE
1- Kunal Kharva teaching Intro to Popping & Robotics. Image courtesy of Rebel Stepz. 

Date & Times

Ongoing

VENUE

Online

COST

Various

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