Wolston Farmhouse - Learn to paint 'Spring Swing'
Time & Location
About the Event
Imagine sitting on the deck of the oldest surviving residential farmhouse in Brisbane, the spring breeze teasing at your senses as you sip tea and indulge in a delicious slice, all the while being guided step by step through a learn to paint class?
Sounds amazing? We think so too!
Step back in time with us here at Sip 'n' Dip. This amazing venue offers a rare opportunity to experience the past, Wolston Farmhouse was after all the home of a Crown Commissioner for Lands, pastoralists, and dairy farmers, and is found on a rise overlooking the Brisbane River.
What to expect from the class
History alive! Arrive a few minutes early to take in the sights of the suitably appointed venue. Weeping trees and speckled shade frames the heritage building marvellously, you will almost certainly feel a sense of whimsy as you enter the beautiful yard. On arrival at the deck, you will be welcomed and seated by our expert teacher and your order will be taken. Sit back and experience the peaceful harmony on offer at this exclusive location while you wait for your class to be seated. Once everyone has arrived step by step your teacher will help you bring your canvas to life in a flurry of colours leaving you with a masterpiece to take home and keep to remember your visit.
What's included in your $55
2-3 hour step by step exclusive learn to paint experience
Capped class to ensure you get the very best from our teacher
Your fabulous Art Teacher to walk you through your piece
Use of all our equipment (apron, easel, brushes, pallets etc)
use of all our material (paints, canvases and everything you need to get the job done)
French press coffee or loose leaf tea to sip & a slice to nibble on as you paint
Free entry (saving $10!)
Your own wonderfully created 50cmx40cm canvas to take home & treasure!
About the piece
Learn to paint one of our best sellers 'Spring Swing'. Beautiful blues and perfect pinks mingle with white to create a divine backdrop for the silhouette draped across the canvas. With a flurry of movement this piece projects all things spring, from the movement of the breeze to the barefoot girl kicking out to go higher you will fall in love with painting this sip n dip favourite.
Parking is available onsite right out front. Simply plug in the address (223 Grindle Rd, Wacol QLD 4076) into your google maps. You will know you have arrived as the road goes no further.
Seating with friends
On arrival, your teacher will ask how many people are seated in your group. If you are attending with others we will automatically assign seating with your friends to enjoy you get the very best out of your experience!
Grab your seat before it sells out!
About the venue
Wolston House is a heritage-listed museum and former homestead at 223 Grindle Road, Wacol, City of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. It was built from 1852 to 1860s. It was added to the Queensland Heritage Register on 21 October 1992. It is now a historic house museum operated by the National Trust of Queensland. You can learn more here.
- Coffee/Tea + Slice + Class$55$550$0