Newsletter 2015 Winter, Term 3

Newsletter 2015 Winter, Term 3

Welcome to Term 3!

We hope you enjoyed the holidays as much as we have here at Young at Art.  We are extremely proud of the work our students have produced Auckland wide these holidays.


We are excited to be commencing our Ponsonby after school classes this term in Ponsonby Community centre on Tuesday afternoons.

Classes will commence in Pukekohe and Ponsonby for Term 3 week commencing Monday 27th July (2nd week of term as usual).

As usual our existing student’s places roll on to the next term unless I am informed otherwise.


Pukekohe  – After school Art class details:

     Monday  (6 years+)  3.30pm – 4.30pm  WETA workshop

     Tuesday (9 years+)  3.30 – 4.30pm HOME studio   

     Tuesday (10 years+) 6.30-7.30pm  HOME studio   

     Wednesday (6 years+) 3.30pm – 4.30pm  HOME studio   


Ponsonby After school Art class details:

     Tuesday (5-9 yrs)  3.30 – 4.30pm Ponsonby Community Centre

     Tuesday ( 9-14 yrs) 4.45-5.45pm  Ponsonby Community Centre


For more information or if you would like to reserve a place for your child please email:, bookings are essential as places are limited.
CLAY Workshop – Nathan Homestead, Manurewa

We are also excited to be offering classes from a new venue at Nathan Homestead, Manurewa.  We will be kicking off with a 4 x week CLAY course commencing Monday 27th July, 4.00-5.30pm (7 yrs+)

We are fortunate to have guest tutor Susan Louie for term 3 offering a specialist glass casting workshop in our home studio.  We will also be offering an acrylic painting workshop and getting our new printing press into action with a dry point etching workshop.

Workshop: GLASS CASTING (9 years plus)
Tutor: Susan Louie
When: Saturday 8th August, 10am-12.30pm
Where: Young at Art Home Studio, 29 Roulston Street, PUKEKOHE
Cost: $45.00

Workshop: PRINTING WORKSHOP, Dry point (7 years plus)
Tutor: Anna Molineux
When: Saturday 29th August, 10am-2pm
Where: Young at Art Home Studio, 29 Roulston Street, PUKEKOHE
Cost: $40.00

Workshop: ACRYLIC PAINTING, Apples (8 years plus)
Tutor: Anna Molineux
When: Saturday 18th September, 9am-2pm
Where: Young at Art Home Studio, 29 Roulston Street, PUKEKOHE
Cost: $50.00


Adults Studio Time

Looking for a creative space for your art projects? Then come along to our home studio space on a Friday open studio session for adults 9.30-2.30pm. Tea and coffee provided, large easels and supervised use of our printing press available. Please supply your own art materials.
Cost: $20 per session (or $150.00 for 9 x week term commencing Friday 31st July)

PRESCHOOL SESSIONS – ‘ARTFUL SPLODGERS’ are now available for Term 3!
When: Tuesdays, 10.00-11.00am, commencing Tuesday 28th July
Cost: Term 3, 9 sessions $85.00
Who: Children aged 3-5 years old, parent/caregiver also to attend
Where: Young at Art Home Studio, 29 Roulston Street, Pukekohe



We love to receive your feedback to ensure we are on the right track, positive or negative it all helps us grow.  We are offering a $5.00 discount on our Spring holiday classes to anyone who completes the following feedback form in the next 10 days. Please click link below to complete the form:

Link for feedback form

Recycled Treasure

We love to create projects from other people’s unwanted treasures.  Please let us know if you have anything exciting in your garage or shed which you would like to dispose of our way.

In particular this term we are on the look out for ice cream container lids (our paint palettes) and jam jars please.

Arty Parties, Face Painting & Entertainment

Don’t forget we also offer ‘Arty Party’s’, face painting, fairy, glam or gore parties, balloon twisting & other entertainment through Magical Masquerade Professional Face Painting.
Bookings are essential for all of the above classes as we limit sessions to small numbers.

For more information please contact Anna on