Learn a new project or technique each week with Tegan or Christine.

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Relax for a wonderful Friday session to set you up for a creativity-filled weekend.

Tegan Crosbie Art Social 11Watercolour with Tegan - REGISTER NOW

Fridays, 10.00 am - 12.00 noon
9-week course, starting Friday 3 February
The Workshoppery, Barkly Square, Ballarat East (near A Pot of Courage Cafe)

$160/term (save $20 by paying upfront for Term 1, 2023)
Supplies included
Limited to 10 participants

Tegan Crosbie is a local painter who is, by day, a secondary school art teacher and, by night, a sneaky artist! Natures unique and quirky beauty has inspired Tegan's collection of botanical pieces along with her perpetual love of colour. Tegan paints because she enjoys it. She finds it therapeutic and restorative.

Find out more about Tegan

Image supplied by Tegan.

pexels miguel á padriñán 19680Exploring Watercolours with Christine - REGISTER NOW

Fridays, 2.30 pm - 4.30 pm
9-week course, starting Friday 3 February
Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Community Room, Barkly Square

$160/term (save $20 by paying upfront for Term 1, 2023)
Supplies included
Limited to 12 participants

This class will introduce you to watercolour painting and inspire you to create beautiful mixed media pieces.

No previous art experience or special skill is required. Each class is a stand alone class designed to build upon your skills and will include drawing, fine line art and painting.

Anyone can watercolour! So come and join us on Friday afternoons when we explore the wonderful world of watercolours.

Find out more about Christine.

Image from pexels by Miguel á Padriñán.

Minimum numbers

A minimum of 6 participants are required for each class in order for it to proceed. 

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Watercolour with Kelsie Image 1 Watercolour with Kelsie Image 3 Watercolour_with_Kelsie_-_Image_2.jpg

Images by Kelsie White.

Location & getting there

Watercolour is held at Barkly Square, 25-39 Barkly Street, Ballarat East. 

Walking: The entrance for the wonderful A Pot of Courage cafe is located inside of Barkly Square at 25-39 Barkly Street, Ballarat East. Follow the A Pot of Courage signs.
Driving: You can park on Barkly Street, or behind the building in the car park or on the street along Princes Street North. You can access Princes Street North from Eureka Street or Barkly Street.Bus: There is a bus stop close to Barkly Square: Route 20, near the corner of Barkly Street and Main Road.
Bicycle: There is bike parking available at Barkly Square.

Public toilets are available within Barkly Square.

View the Accessibility Map of Barkly Square..

Conditions of participation

  • Please read the Ballarat East Neighbourhood House Activity Terms and Conditions. You will be asked to agree to these upon registration for this class.
  • All participants in Ballarat East Neighbourhood House activities must follow the current Statewide COVID-Safe principles.
  • If you are feeling unwell and/or have cold/flu symptoms please do not come to the activity.
  • Please sanitise your hands upon entry to and exit from Barkly Square. Hand sanitiser will be available.
  • Keep at least 1.5 metres from other people in the activity.
  • Bring your own drink bottle. A Pot of Courage cafe at Barkly Square is usually open until 2.30 pm if you would like to purchase hot drinks and food.
  • Arrive 5-10 minutes before the activity starts to allow time to complete any paperwork.
  • If you have any injuries or issues which may affect your ability to partipate fully in the activity, please arrive early and discuss with Kelsie.
  • Turn off your phone/digital devices and store your possessions in the room.
  • A maximum of 8 participants will be able to take part in each session of this activity.
  • Tickets are not transferable.


Please call Ballarat East Neighbourhood House on 0422 612 052 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you are having trouble booking or paying for this activity, we are very happy to find a solution that will work as we want everyone interested to be able to participate.