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Oxford Artisan Market
Sunday 18 December 2022 / 10am – 2pm

Discover beautiful pieces by Waimakariri-based creatives, for your own collection or to give as gifts, at the first ever Oxford Artisan Market. Original art, prints, ceramics, textiles, homeware and more will be available directly from makers, bringing the gallery forecourt alive with art and live music. This is a debut market event for several makers, so you’re sure to find something new.

Not all stallholders will have eftpos; payments can be made directly or with cash.

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The Power of Photography
A 5-week course, over 5 nights / Thursday 23 Feb – Thursday 23 March 2023 / 15yrs+ /


On this brand new course, you’ll learn about how you can transform your smartphone or camera into much more than just a tool for snaps, and be a creative vehicle to express ideas, emotions and appreciation of the world around us by looking deeper at our subjects.

Tutored by Alan Gillard

Made possible with support from Waimakariri Creative Communities.

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Ceramics Workshop: Surface Decoration Techniques

Saturday 11 February 2023 / 10am-4pm / 15yrs+ / $140pp

Get this date in your diary!

This is a one-day ceramics class for ages 15 – 90yrs, exploring a wide range of decorative surface techniques, under the expert tuition of Ruth Stanton-Macleod.

At the end of the day you’ll leave your work with us for drying, glazing and firing. Our average turnaround for work is four weeks and we’ll contact you to know when it’s ready for collection.

Tea and coffee provided. Please bring a pack up or support one of our local businesses at lunchtime.

Made possible with support from Waimakariri Creative Communities.