Social Art Group

Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday 9:30am-2:30pm

Get your hands dirty, try new things and meet new people in our open art studio.  Arts for Health is open all year, with a short break for Christmas. Our social art groups are open to all people of all abilities, 15 years old and up. If you are worried about not knowing what to do, our art tutors can offer suggestions to get you going or help you if you are feeling stuck. Whether you want to try  painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture and printmaking, or any other medium that takes your fancy, we are here to help you make that happen. We stock basic art materials but feel free to bring along your own materials if you are working on something special.

$5 per session come for an hour or a whole day, your choice.

Thank you to The Braemar Charitable Trust for their support of our premier studio space.

This service is available throughout the wider Waikato District dependent on funding.

Arts Therapy

If you have ever wanted to talk to someone face to face about a worry or problem, check out art therapy with Arts for Health. Art therapy is for everyone, no matter what age or background. Arts therapists work with you using art making as a way to explore problems and find solutions for emotional and mental well-being.

If you would like to participate in individual therapy, we recommend setting aside 6 initial sessions.

Individual therapy $135 per session

Art therapy with a Masters Level Arts Therapy Student $25 per session

Group Art Therapy Term Workshops  Workshops run every school term $50 per person and consist of 5- 8 sessions. 

This service is available throughout the wider Waikato District dependent on funding.

Thank you to the Ministry of Culture and Heritage for their support of these workshops.

Art Workshops

Arts for Health Community Trust offers workshops so creative you won’t believe it. Whether you need new ways to get creative with or want to hang out with some crafty friends, these workshops can get you there fast. We even have workshops for kids. Our expert tutors will give you the chance to pick up some new skills, meet some creative people and have some fun! If you are looking for something different take a look at how we can add some pizazz to your life with options that change every term.

This service is available throughout the wider Waikato District dependent on funding.


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