Welcome to Hands On Art!

Artists making life and learning a creative experience for everyone.

The Substation, 150 Enoggera Tce, Paddington, QLD 4064 Australia | P: +61 7 3876 5077 | E: 

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What We Do

 

Calendar of Events

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School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Drawing Room For Kids 4:30 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art
Apr 3 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
Drawing Room For Kids Tutor, Jacquie Calvert-Lane believes in teaching the basics of drawing as a stepping stone to creativity. The classes offer a unique place for children to immerse in a place of creativity,[...]
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School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Stitching Kids – Hand Sewing for Kids 9:00 am
Stitching Kids – Hand Sewing for Kids @ Hands on Art
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stitching Kids - Hand Sewing for Kids @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
Age 10+. Bookings are essential. Children under the age of 10 may join in but need to be accompanied by a carer.
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop 2:00 pm
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital
Apr 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St Vincent's Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital | Kangaroo Point | Queensland | Australia
 
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School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
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School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Big Fork Fridays 7:30 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
BIG FORK FRIDAYS BIG FORK THEATRE is taking over FRIDAY NIGHTS at HANDS ON ART SUBSTATION   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT @ 7:30pm – 9:00pm (doors open 7 pm) Tickets $7-$10. Buy tickets online, limited tickets on[...]
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School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
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School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Drawing Room For Kids 4:30 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art
Apr 10 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
Drawing Room For Kids Tutor, Jacquie Calvert-Lane believes in teaching the basics of drawing as a stepping stone to creativity. The classes offer a unique place for children to immerse in a place of creativity,[...]
School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Stitching Kids – Hand Sewing for Kids 9:00 am
Stitching Kids – Hand Sewing for Kids @ Hands on Art
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stitching Kids - Hand Sewing for Kids @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
Age 10+. Bookings are essential. Children under the age of 10 may join in but need to be accompanied by a carer.
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop 2:00 pm
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St Vincent's Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital | Kangaroo Point | Queensland | Australia
 
School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Big Fork Fridays 7:30 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art
Apr 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
BIG FORK FRIDAYS BIG FORK THEATRE is taking over FRIDAY NIGHTS at HANDS ON ART SUBSTATION   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT @ 7:30pm – 9:00pm (doors open 7 pm) Tickets $7-$10. Buy tickets online, limited tickets on[...]
School Holidays Kids do Art 9:00 am
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
School Holidays Kids do Art @ Hands on Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
No bookings required. Children under 5 to be supervised by a parent or other responsible person.
Kids Do Art Pre-School 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Kids Do Art Pre-School This is a fun and stimulating program that will build your child’s fine and gross motor skills, individual confidence and independence….all in readiness for starting school. Our creative activities encourage your[...]
Drawing Room For Kids 4:30 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art
Apr 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
Drawing Room For Kids Tutor, Jacquie Calvert-Lane believes in teaching the basics of drawing as a stepping stone to creativity. The classes offer a unique place for children to immerse in a place of creativity,[...]
Kids Do Art Pre-School 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Kids Do Art Pre-School This is a fun and stimulating program that will build your child’s fine and gross motor skills, individual confidence and independence….all in readiness for starting school. Our creative activities encourage your[...]
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop 2:00 pm
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St Vincent's Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital | Kangaroo Point | Queensland | Australia
 
Big Fork Fridays 7:30 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
BIG FORK FRIDAYS BIG FORK THEATRE is taking over FRIDAY NIGHTS at HANDS ON ART SUBSTATION   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT @ 7:30pm – 9:00pm (doors open 7 pm) Tickets $7-$10. Buy tickets online, limited tickets on[...]
Kids Do Art Saturday Art Club 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Saturday Art Club
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Saturday Art Club
Kids Do Art Program This program is for children to get creative, have fun and let their imagination run free! Every week new opportunities will be presented for children to play with clay, pencils, paint,[...]
Kids Do Art Pre-School 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Kids Do Art Pre-School This is a fun and stimulating program that will build your child’s fine and gross motor skills, individual confidence and independence….all in readiness for starting school. Our creative activities encourage your[...]
Drawing Room For Kids 4:30 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art
Apr 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Drawing Room For Kids @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
Drawing Room For Kids Tutor, Jacquie Calvert-Lane believes in teaching the basics of drawing as a stepping stone to creativity. The classes offer a unique place for children to immerse in a place of creativity,[...]
Kids Do Art Pre-School 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Kids Do Art Pre-School This is a fun and stimulating program that will build your child’s fine and gross motor skills, individual confidence and independence….all in readiness for starting school. Our creative activities encourage your[...]
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop 2:00 pm
St Vincent’s Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital
Apr 25 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St Vincent's Hospital Pain Clinic Workshop @ St Vincent's Hospital | Kangaroo Point | Queensland | Australia
 
Big Fork Fridays 7:30 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Big Fork Fridays @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
BIG FORK FRIDAYS BIG FORK THEATRE is taking over FRIDAY NIGHTS at HANDS ON ART SUBSTATION   EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT @ 7:30pm – 9:00pm (doors open 7 pm) Tickets $7-$10. Buy tickets online, limited tickets on[...]
Kids Do Art Saturday Art Club 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Saturday Art Club
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Saturday Art Club
Kids Do Art Program This program is for children to get creative, have fun and let their imagination run free! Every week new opportunities will be presented for children to play with clay, pencils, paint,[...]
Modern Calligraphy Workshop 2:00 pm
Modern Calligraphy Workshop @ Hands On Art
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Modern Calligraphy Workshop @ Hands On Art | Paddington | Queensland | Australia
About The Event Learn how to write beautifully using ink and nib, unlock your creativity and explore how to put a modern twist on the classic art form of calligraphy in your own unique style.[...]
Kids Do Art Pre-School 9:00 am
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Apr 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Do Art Pre-School
Kids Do Art Pre-School This is a fun and stimulating program that will build your child’s fine and gross motor skills, individual confidence and independence….all in readiness for starting school. Our creative activities encourage your[...]

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Hands on Art
1 week ago
Michael Cawdrey Art

Well, don't we look gorgeous in oil? We love this painting Michael Cawdrey Art

The Old Substation. One for my exhibition at Aspire Gallery in September 2018.
Oil on canvas 12 inches square.
Palette: Art Spectrum Blue, Yellow, Red Deep, Flinders Red Violet, Pthalo Green.
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1 month ago
Brisbane Garden Plant Expo

Let's find out more about Kids activities at Brisbane Gaden & Plant Expo.
Piper & Ruth tell us more..

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2 months ago

Susan Kaden's brilliant sculptural workshops launching on the 24th of this month at the Substation. Don't miss out!

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2 months ago

Sonja Howard's Creative Critters workshop continuing on 16th and 23rd of this month!

Primary and up!
Every Friday in Feb
3.30pm - 5.30pm
$10 per hour

Preschoolers!
Every Friday in Feb
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2 months ago
Photos from Hands on Art and Substation Gallery's post

This week we finished and opened the newest “Little Library” in Paddington. Please pop in to The Substation, bring your coffee or use our kitchen. Take a book & leave a book...it’s as simple as ... See more

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2 months ago

We have so much planned this year...and its only January!!
Any enquires or bookings - email

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2 months ago

Hands on Art will be CLOSED Friday 26th / Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th for the Long weekend. All workshops start back next week.

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3 months ago

"NOTICE" - Kids do Art starts back NEXT Saturday 27th Jan. Today we are running staff training. Many thanks see you soon!!

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3 months ago
Kids Do Art Holiday Program

Kids Do Art Holiday Program a free flow and fun art session where kids can create their own artwork and get some ideas from other kids' experiment. We have a lot of materials and tools to explore ... See more

Kids Do Art Holiday Program a free flow and fun art session where kids can create their own artwork and get some ideas from other kids' experiment. We have a lot of materials and tools to explore ... See more

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We are based in Brisbane, at the old Paddington substation