If you’re searching for a fun way to unleash your creative side this summer, look no further! There are all sorts of arts workshops for adults all around Brisbane where you can build on or learn some new skills. Who ever said you can’t teach an old dog new tricks?

If visual arts is your thing, RAW Arts Summer Series has you covered with a whole range of classes you can try. Ranging from all skill levels, take your pick from Portraiture, Life-Drawing, Jewellery Design, Ceramics, Typography and many more! With classes taught by a team of local artists, you’re in good hands. Check out RAW’s full range of classes here.

BrisArt also offers a huge range of arts classes for adults, including Painting with acrylics, watercolour and even on fabric, using pastels, Screenprinting, Silversmithing and lots more! They offer a range of mid-week or weekend courses as well as children’s holiday art for your creative little ones as well! Have a look at their classes here

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Feeling a little bit more adventurous? Vulcana Women’s Circus offers it’s own unique range of Summer School programs ranging from Circus Fit, Acro Yoga and Ariel work to test your. They offer classes for all skill types and if you simply can’t choose between classes, they hold a general class where you get to try it all: juggling, hula hoops, acrobalance, ariels and more. Check them out here

Trade tips, build friendships and discover your passion for Photography with Brisbane Photography Group, a fortnightly class for those who want to hone their skills. Each two hour class will focus on a particular aspect photography and a professional photographer will guide you the entire way. The classes are intimate and casual and make sure you bring your walking shoes! Classes are $35 p/p

Words by Maddie Vlismas