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April, 2020

Wed15Apr2:00 pm4:00 pmCancelledCancelled: Painting With Soil Pigments | EcoFest West2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Blockhouse Bay LibraryType:Art,Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Soil painting


(Wednesday) 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Blockhouse Bay Library

578 Blockhouse Bay Road, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland 0600

Event Details

Event cancelled

Explore the theme of soil through painting and drawing. Use soil from scratch and learn how to make your own paint. Soil will be ground with a mortar and pestle, then sieved into a fine powder/pigment.

Accessible by bus. Whānau friendly

Bookings required: or 09 3770209

This event is part of EcoFest West 2020 and is brought to you by Auckland Libraries.




EcoMatters Environment TrustEcoMatters Environment Trust aims to connect people and place and to nurture kaitiakitanga (guardianship). Ecomatters works with and for the community to deliver environmental initiatives by supporting the community with knowledge and tools to restore nature, reduce waste, ride and fix bikes, and live more sustainably.