Creative Arts Therapy and Clinical Practice in the NDIS Space

Monday 24th February 2020 6-7.30pm

Mildura Ecovillage Education Centre

Hosted by Pelican Arts – Art Therapy and Projects and Sunraysia Arts and Learning

 This free workshop will help people working with the NDIS understand the diversity of Creative Arts participation and how to ensure clients have the opportunity to engage in the best way possible. You will also learn about the clinical applications of Creative Arts Therapy as an allied health profession enabling you to make the most of having a Creative Arts Therapist on your client’s care team. The event will be presented by Catherine Threlfall a leading educator and music therapist from Sunraysia Arts and Learning and Kate Cotching MFA, BSW, MMH (Art Therapy), (AThR) from Pelican Arts. There will be an opportunity for hands-on experience facilitated by the presenters. RSVP by email to catherine@sunraysiaartsandlearning.com.au for catering purposes or contact Kate 0410 772 058 or Catherine 0420 939 229 for more details

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1015 EXPRESS Art Group is Back in Term 1 2020!

In this art group for young people aged 10 –15, participants will be supported to use art to explore and share their ideas about themselves and the world.  Young people will be given the freedom they need to create artwork and experiences that really mean something to them with the support of Kate Cotching, local artist and art therapist.

Cost is $220 total for the eight-week program. Sessions run weekly 4pm-5:30 pm Thursdays. From 6th February to 26th March 2020.

Sessions run in our Mildura Studio.

To book a place e-mail kate@pelicanarts.com.au or call 0410 772 058.

Pelican Arts is a registered NDIS service provider.

Art group for 10-15 year olds starts 18th July

In this art group for young people aged 10 –15, participants will be supported to use art to explore and share their ideas about themselves and the world.  Young people will be given the freedom they need to create artwork and experiences that really mean something to them with the support of Kate Cotching, local artist and art therapist.

Cost is $220 total for the eight-week program. Sessions run weekly 4pm-5: 30 pm Thursdays. From 18th July to 5th September.

Sessions run in our Mildura Studio.

To book a place e-mail kate@pelicanarts.com.au or call 0410 772 058.

Pelican Arts is a registered NDIS service provider.

Paper Sculpture Workshop At Mildura Arts Centre

Make a paper sculpture that’s as simple or as complex as you like with Pelican Arts artist Kate Cotching. This drop in workshop is suitable for people of all ages and abilities.

Kate Cotching’s exhibition Untitled Community (everything out of place and looking wonderful) is on display at Mildura Arts Centre from Thursday 30 May – Sunday 4 August.

Date: Sunday 30 June 
Location: Mildura Arts Centre, 199 Cureton Avenue Mildura VIC 3500
Time: 1pm
Duration: 120 minutes
Free Entry

Kids Art Club term 2 at Sunraysia Arts and Learning

In this art club, kids aged 5-10 will use art as a way of communicating and connecting with others with the support and guidance of artist and facilitator Kate Cotching.
Sessions start Friday, May 10th and run for 8 Fridays through to Friday 28th June from 4-5pm at the beautiful Sunraysia Arts and Learning Merbein studio at 198 Third St Merbein.

Cost is $220 for 8 sessions.

Contact Sunraysia Catherine Threlfall at Arts and Learning to make a booking 0420 939 229 or enquiries@sunraysiaartsandlearning.com.au or enrol online e https://www.sunraysiaartsandlearning.com.au/ebrolments/registration/

Scribbles and Giggles at Sunraysia Arts and Learning

Kate will be running Scribbles and Giggles at Sunraysia Arts and Learning, a six-week program for pre-preschoolers and their grown-ups.
Children learn by watching and interacting with their parents and caregivers. In this program, we will explore ways in which you can connect with your own inner artist while enjoying making art with your child.
These sessions will be run in Merbein at Sunraysia Arts and Learning, 198 Third St Merbein.

Friday 17th May till Friday 28th June at 9.30-10.15 am.
Cost $165 for the six weeks.
Contact Sunraysia Catherine Threlfall at Arts and Learning to make a booking 0420 939 229 or enquiries@sunraysiaartsandlearning.com.au or enrol online e https://www.sunraysiaartsandlearning.com.au/ebrolments/registration/

KEEP CALM and MAKE ART!

Four weeks of Art and Mindfulness for Adults in May.
There are many ways art can bring you into the present moment and help calm the mind and body. Each week you will learn a new and creative way of keeping a lid on your stress levels through drawing, painting and clay modelling.

blue pallet with text overlay "keep calm and make art"

Cost is $110 total for the four week program.
Sessions run weekly on Thursdays from 2nd – 23rd May, from 6pm – 7pm.
To book a place e-mail kate@pelicanarts.com.au or call 0410 772 058.

Pelican Arts is a registered NDIS service provider.

1015 EXPRESS art group

In this art group for young people aged 10 –15, participants will be supported to use art to explore and share their ideas about themselves and the world. With the support of an art therapist, young people will be given the freedom they need to create artwork and experiences that really mean something to them.

Art image with text "1015 express art group"

Cost is $220 total for the eight week program. Sessions run weekly on Thursdays from 2nd May to 20th June, from 4pm – 5:30pm.

To book a place e-mail kate@pelicanarts.com.au or call 0410 772 058.

Pelican Arts is a registered NDIS service provider.

Introductory program for Adults

A four-week introductory program to art and mindfulness.

Paint pallet that reads "keep calm and make art"
There are many ways art can bring you into the present moment and help calm the mind and body. Each week you will learn a new and creative way of keeping a lid on your stress levels through drawing, painting and clay modelling.
Cost is $110 total for the four-week program.
Sessions run weekly on Thursdays from 14 March to 4 April, from 6 pm – 7 pm

Communicating Through Art for 10-15 year olds

A four-week introductory program that uses art to enhance self-confidence and social skills.

A painting that says "for art hey!"

In this art group for young people aged 10–15, participants will be supported to use art to explore and share their ideas about themselves and the world. With the support of an art therapist, participants will learn how to use new materials and create artwork based on a different theme each week.

Cost is $110 total for the four-week program.

Sessions run weekly on Thursdays from 14 March to 4 April, from 4 pm – 5 pm