Concrete Planter Workshop | Sydney Short Courses

Concrete Planter Workshop

What you'll learn

Learn how to make your own concrete planters with our arts short courses in Sydney!

Join this hands-on workshop to learn the basics of concrete making. It’ll open up a whole world of possibilities to create jewellery, furniture and other homewares.

You’ll learn how to make concrete planters from scratch, to suit any plant and add creative green elements to your home or workspace. Using contemporary styles such as the marble effect, you’ll also learn how to decorate a pre-made planter to take home as well.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this fun concrete planter workshop, you should be able to:

  • Recall the principles of concrete making
  • Practised different decorating effects
  • Bring home three concrete planters: two that you have made yourself and one pre-made pot that you have decorated.

Course content

What will be covered in this concrete planter workshop?

  • Step-by-step instruction on how to mix concrete from scratch
  • Moulds and their usage
  • Colouring and decorating effects including marble effect
  • How to apply these skills to other crafts such as jewellery, homewares and furniture making

Intended audience

Who is this concrete planter workshop for?

This course is for beginners.

Course venue

Rozelle Campus

2A Gordon Street, Rozelle NSW 2039 (corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd on the grounds of St. Joseph's Church)

Course materials

What we provide

  • Concrete, paints and all materials needed to make and decorate
  • Recycled moulds
  • One small succulent for one of your pots

What to bring to class

  • A box to transport your beautiful concrete planters safely
  • An apron and/or old clothes you don't mind getting dirty
  • Closed-in shoes

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$109 Limited inc GST / $0 / $87.20 / $98.10
All materials are provided, and you will be able to take home your own work.

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Concrete Planter Workshop