Creative

  1. Card Making

    Card making is usually held once a month at Stanmore Road on a Wednesday morning at 10am. We make a variety of cards. You can copy the sample card or Read more

  2. Art Groups

    Art groups are held at both Stanmore and Puriri Street for anyone interested in expressing themselves through drawing, painting or mixed media. You do not need to have any experience Read more

  3. Craft Groups

    Create new crafts, gain skills and confidence. Open craft is where you bring your own project to work on in a social environment, for example knitting, crochet or adult colouring. Read more

  4. Writers & Book Group

    A group of avid and talented writers meets ever second Wednesday morning at 10:30. We study the prose and poetry of other authors and poets and write our own in Read more

  5. Stone Carving

    Our stone carving group works with Oamaru stone to create original works of art. No experience is necessary as we will teach you how to work with a hammer and Read more

  6. Sewing

    Sewing Group is on at Step Ahead every Friday afternoon at Stanmore Road, and every second Thursday afternoon at Puriri Street. Sewing machines and over-lockers are provided for members to Read more

  7. Mosaics

    This is a very enjoyable craft. We create beautiful projects using mosaic tiles, learning how to cut the tiles, and using different textures to achieve the desired effect, all in Read more