• Workshops

    Make your life better with art

    Private Workshops

    Enroll in any workshop with 4 people to have a private workshop! Please suggest dates when enquiring for availability.

    Corporate Workshops

    Corporate workshops and art events are available for groups of 2 - 30. We have worked with fashion houses, financial organisations and many more to provide interesting team building, mind expansion and relaxing events. Larger group activities can be arranged.

    Regular Workshops

    Regular workshops are scheduled into the calendar - please suggest dates if you are looking for a particular workshop!

    Children's Classes

    Classes for school aged children in the studio, classes are in groups of 5 -10 students at a time. Students aged 7 -18 welcome.

  • Available Workshops

    Use the contact us form and the name of the workshop you would like to have to enquire!

    3D Light Box

    Create a bright 3D world

    Lightboxes are entrancing for so many reasons. Layers of paper made from templates create a vivid 3D effect with a gentle light behind.

    2 - 6 people

    4 hours

    All materials provided.

    450$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Mixed media wildlife painting

    For beginners or experienced painters

    Experiment with colour and form in a workshop designed to take you out of your comfort zone and create an organised mess!

    2 - 8 people

    4 hours

    All materials provided.

    900$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Pop Up cards

    Learn to make a simple pop up card from scratch!

    Learn some simple pop up techniques and make your own cards! You will take home templates as well so you can continue to create after the class!

    2 - 6 people

    4 hours

    All materials provided.

    350$ per person

     

    Curiosity Box

    Create your own mini world

    Design your very own miniature world with a box filled with layers of paper and found objects.

    2 - 6 people

    2 hours

    All materials provided.

    400$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

     

    Accordion watercolour book binding

    For beginners or experienced bookbinders

    Using paper and card, create a cover case then add accordion pages to make the perfect travel journal and sketchbook. Perfect for scrapbooking, journalling, travel diaries and whatever else you like to create.

    2 - 8 people

    3 hours

    All materials provided.

    550$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Stab bound book

    For beginners or experienced bookbinders

    Using paper or fabric to finish, create a stab bound book with a hinged opening and contrasting back. Perfect for journalling and writing your thoughts or your next magnum opus!

    2 - 8 people

    3 hours

    All materials provided.

    500$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Long stitch bound book

    For beginners or experienced bookbinders

    The longstitch is a very versatile book - it is perfect for collage, journaling and writing. Using leather or felt, create a book that is a joy to create in!

    2 - 8 people

    3 hours

    All materials provided.

    550$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Pieced Line Portraits

    Learn to draw people

    Drawing faces is hard - I know - but it isn't as hard as you think! Learn a technique for getting the pieces of the face all in the right place and experiment with colour and line.

    2 - 6 people

    3 hours

    All materials provided.

    500$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Articulated Paper Dolls

    Make posable paper people

    Perfect for a gift, a card or a surprise, make a paper version of your favourite people - or make new favourite people!

    2 - 6 people

    2 hours

    All materials provided.

    300$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

     

    Wrap around skirt

    For beginners or experienced sewists

    This is the best wrap skirt pattern you will ever find. Flattering and comfortable to wear, its as easy to make as you could wish for! You can add pockets and contrasts for detail in this 4 hour class! Select your fabric, cut, sew and finish!

    2 - 4 people

    4 hours

    All materials provided.

    700$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Basic Shift Dress

    For beginners or experienced sewists

    This classic dress flatters any and all shapes and styles! You cant get much more simple and elegant than a 2 piece dress that is easy to sew. Choose from a selection of cotton fabrics to create your new favourite dress. Start by selecting your fabric, then cut, sew and wear it home. Please note - the cauliflower fabric is no longer available.

    2 - 4 people

    5 hours

    All materials provided.

    900$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Resin jewellery

    Make beautiful things

    Astonish and delight your friends and family with personalised gifts made by you! Please no excuses like, 'I'm not artistic', if you can use a pair of scissors and have opposable thumbs, you can do this workshop and have great results.

    In this workshop you will use paper, fabric and other objects into earrings, pendants, cufflinks, lapel pins, hair slides and rings. The possibilities are endless and you can make as many items as you like!

    2 - 6 people

    2 hours

    All materials provided.

    500$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

    Write and record your Story

    Learn how to tell a great story well

    Rachel has been storytelling for a number of years and has had a podcast (Hong Kong Stories Podcast) since 2016. Come and learn how to craft a story, develop it and record it in this 4 hour workshop!

    2 - 6 people

    4 hours

    All materials provided.

    1000$ per person

    Email for Available Dates

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    Well, it has been a year hasn't it? Rest assured, the studio is still up and running! 2020 has been a year of paper mobiles for me, as well as working hard on a few more Guardian Dragons and learning oh so much more about paper and all its wonders. I have started teaching some ongoing classes...
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    Have I told you recently that I appreciate you? Supporting working artists is so very important and I appreciate the interest you show in my work. On January 22, I began making a daily journal - one made with matchboxes. Each day since then I have been recording my days in a miniature diorama....
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    Welcome to the new year! We are getting ready for a huge amount of artwork, exhibition and workshops in at the studio in 2019. WIP In January I will be working on another Hong Kong Dragon - this one larger than previous ones and incorporating 14 years of experiences in Hong Kong. This year I...
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    As a working artist I am available for ECA and art experience days in your school. The photos below are samples of the things I have done in the past. Contact me for details on rachel@rachelsmith.hk - stenciled posters -paper mobiles - resin jewellery - painting Hong Kong wildlife - lanterns ...
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    Here you can find details of workshops available through senselessart Studio in 2019. Minimum class numbers are 2 - 3 so please contact directly for private classes! Some workshops are available as corporate team building exercises too. Resin Make your own personalised jewellery from resin....
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    8/F Golden Name Commercial Building
    400 Portland Street
    Prince Edward
    Hong Kong
    Nearest MTR is Prince Edward Exit D
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