Classes, Workshops & Outings

Below is a listing of classes, workshops and outings available from Creative Samford members in our local area.  

Please contact the relevant member if you require more information.


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Workshops with our Artists

For those who are interested in learning about Fluid Art or Acrylic Pouring, we would like to invite you to check out our calendar of classes scheduled for the next few months at Art House On The Hill in Roderick Street DAYBORO.


We’re breaking up each class into 2 sections. First hour from 6.30pm is Theory the next hour is practical so once you’ve done the theory section as part of your first class, you can then just book in to a practice session at 7.30pm as we explore some of the many techniques of paint pouring.


The schedule can be found at

Any questions feel free to reach out. Book soon as places are limited to a small group of 6… tops.

Mixed Media Workshop with Diane Kime

Mixed Media Workshop When: October 15 Time: 10 Am Location: 9 Springfield Ct, Wights Mountain QLD 4520, Australia For registration and further information click below.
Monthly Art Workshop with Ann Russell

Fridays 9:30am – 2:30pm

  • Drawing Faces
  • Intro to Watercolour
  • Adventures in Mixed Media
  • Watercolour Christmas Cards

For further information contact Ann Russell 0438 410 145 or

Art Classes

Art Classes at The Art Train with Helen Evans BA, MA

Located on Morrison Road, Cedar Creek

The Art Train is situated in a large studio on 10 rural acres, with beautiful mountain views. Helen Evans has been teaching art in the Samford area since 2010.

Friday: during school term, usually 10-week term

Back to basics Drawing and Painting is a tried and tested course which gently guides you through the process of learning to draw and paint in manageable steps.

Extension painting and Beyond Basics: improve your skills and learn varied approaches

Specialist techniques: encaustic, printmaking, paint like a pro, watercolour. Freshen up your art with new techniques.

9.30 to 11.30 am | $250 for term or $30 casual | Start anytime and term will be calculated pro rata

All materials provided.

Saturday: every two weeks during school term, usually 5 weeks per term

$125 for 5 weeks if paid as block or $30 casual | Teens are welcome in this class | Programme as Fridays

Kids Holiday Workshops

Every school holiday the Art Train hosts all day art workshops for children 7 years and up. Classes are themed with a famous artist, art movement or technique. Kids go home with at least two finished pieces. Class size limited to 10 with two tutors. Blue card holders. $90 per day per child, all materials provided.  |  facebook  |  instagram  |

Mixed Media Art Workshops

It is almost time to get those hands full of paint and heads overflowing with inspiration!!! We’ll be working on studio substrate, experimenting with: textures, relief, gilding, patina, muslin & water soluble graphite and whatever else we have time for Mixed Media Date: 22 October’22 Time: 9am - 3pm Cost: $120 all materials included Mixed Media Date: 21 January ‘23 Time: 9am - 3pm Cost: $120 all materials included Bring: a small plate to share for lunch, an apron (+wear old clothes) and perhaps that unfinished artwork you are not too precious about! I’ll provide tea, coffee, water, juice and bikkies How to book: Simply make a deposit of $50 to : Christa’s Art & Gilding; Acc# 10274004 BSB:065 905 and pay the rest on the day. Cash & Credit Cards accepted. Please Note: These are the last two workshops on my old fee. From February 2023 I’ll be adjusting this full day, all inclusive, workshop fee to $160 per person. Address: 209 Clear Mountain Road Clear Mountain BNE, QLD, 4500