Things to do in Brisbane’s Scenic Rim

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Arts in the Olives Festival offers many great experiences that are unique and a wonderful way to spend the weekend, at such amazing value and doing things you’ve never done before possibly!

You can experience Blacksmithing with Gilbert Loutit, a truly unique experience of working metal. Everyone starts up by making a single hook, including those who are experienced for a good warm up. You can join one or two day workshops with material cost of $10.

Natural Bundle Dyeing is also a exceptional experience. The experience is for you to learn the basics of bundle dyeing. Wendi Trulson will teach you bundle dyeing that is environmentally friendly and sustainable, with no nasty chemicals. Cost is$10 for material charge apply to join this workshop.

Photography for Beginners is also a great way to spend your morning if you are keen to learn how to snap great shots. The Faivish Pewzner New York workshop is ideal for those just starting out with photography. In the half day session we discuss the camera workings, image composition, lighting and photographing people.

Finally, why not start your day on a high note and before a day of relaxing and culture, take off with Hot Air Balloon Scenic Rim on your first morning and then experience Arts in the Olive's drawing workshop. Learn the traditional approach to drawing from a classically trained artist. In this workshop, you will capture the essence of the river bank landscape as you learn. There is no cost to join this workshop if you bring your own materials.

Arts in the Olives festival Scenic rim