information for currently enrolled students
**Please note our studio abides by the Victorian government CoVID-19 health directive. Everyone entering the studio must check in ( QR scan or sign in sheet ). Please have available your vaccination status when you arrive for your class. Dont forget to wear your mask in class and practice hand hygiene at all times.
Tuesdays 6-8 -
Wednesdays 10-12 & 6-8
Thursdays 6-8 -
Regular taster classes twice monthly Saturdays from 1-3 p.m
PFEs ( Pleasant Friday Evenings) twice monthly 6-8 p.m
Taking enquiries for new classes - go to our Contact page.
Term 1 Commencement date - week beginning Tuesday 1st February.
8 week terms.
As a re-enrolling student please proceed to our password protected page - if you dont already have the password please ask for it at your next class.
If your re-enrolment deadline has expired - you can still book for next term where there are class vacancies.
Co-VID - please watch this page for regular updates - you will not receive personal notification/ emails/texts for lockdown cancellation nor a 'written invitation' for re-commencement of classes. You are welcome to phone/email us for any updates that you cannot clarify on this page.
Masks must be worn during class.
Dont forget to QR scan and sanitise your hands on your way to class.
** please. please. do not come to class if you are unwell **
StudioMade gives currently enrolled students the option to re-enrol into the same class ( unless discussed otherwise) in the following term up until the final day of the current term.
After this time, vacancies go public and are open for online enrolment.
It is your responsibility to be aware of term dates and variations. Read the studio whiteboard carefully and please ask if you have any queries - before the end of the current term.
You can review our Terms and Conditions here. We expect that all students are respectful of each other, our tutors and the studio environment - we work hard at making the studio a comfortable and safe place for everyone. StudioMade reserves the right to refuse re-enrolment if an individual upsets this ethos.
Sunday 19th September - News just in.. Geelong and the Surf Coast will re-enter lockdown tonight - Sunday 19th September - in response to a growing outbreak.
- StudioMade is closed for classes from 20/9 - please keep an eye on the News
Wednesday 8th September - News just in..
from 11.59pm on Thursday 9 September, the five reasons to leave the home will be removed in regional Victoria, except for Greater Shepparton. There will be no limit on the distance regional Victorians can travel from home – other than restrictions on entry to metropolitan Melbourne.
All classes will resume from Friday 1000 - 10th September.
Saturday 21st August
10.00 a.m News Just in : Lockdown 7 .0 begins for regional Victoria - that's us.
Classes are cancelled from 1.00p.m Saturday 21st August - 2nd September until further news from the Victorian Premier as advised by the Dept. of Health. Please continue to stay tuned to the news for updates as they arise - we will resume classes immediately Dan says we can...no invitation necessary.
Monday August 9th
Regional Victoria lockdown lifts at midnight
REGIONAL Victoria will revert to the COVID-19 settings in place before the start of the state’s sixth lockdown, with restrictions to be lifted at 11.59pm today (Monday, August 9).
Thursday August 5th Update :
4.30 p.m News Just in : Lockdown 6.0 from 8 p.m this evening -
Classes from tomorrrow - August 6th are cancelled - stay tuned to the news for updates early next week
- classes will resume in line with Dan's orders - at this stage the term will be extended by 3 weeks - masks on!
Tuesday 27th July Update :
1130 News Just in : Lockdown has ended - Term resumes Wednesday 28th - the term will be extended by 2 weeks - masks on!
COVID UPDATE 15/7/2021
ALL CLASSES ON HOLD FROM FRIDAY 16 TH..for 5 days - until and including Tuesday. PLEASE CHECK THIS PAGE ON TUESDAY FOR FURTHER UPDATES RE COVID -19 STATEWIDE LOCKDOWN. WITH THANKS..
p.s as per the Ts and Cs - the term will be extended a further week.
COVID UPDATE 17/2/2021 2 P.M
ALL CLASSES WILL RESUME FROM THURSDAY 18TH FEB
NOTE - a make up class will be provided for those classes cancelled due to CoVID dates inclusive of Saturday 13/2 - Wednesday17/2
- this means that Term 1 classes, (except for Thursdays and Fridays groups) will be extended by one week - date TBA.
COVID UPDATE 12/2/2021 2 P.M
ALL CLASSES ARE DEFERRED UNTIL NEXT WEEK - STAY TUNED TO THIS PAGE
IT IS ANTICIPATED THIS IS A 5 DAY LOCKDOWN - COMMENCING FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY 12/2 - CLASSES ARE EXPECTED TO RESUME THURSDAY 18TH FEBRUARY
- all going to plan - the term shall be extended by 1 week for those of you who will miss your class next week.
We have reviewed our approach within the DHHS guidelines. Strict hygiene measures will remain to ensure the safety of you, ourselves and others who come into contact with the studio. Participants can view/ download our health and safety protocol StudioMadebyDarrenMcGinn CoVid Protocol (1) before the course begins. This is also available to read in the studio.
We look forward to providing you with a safe and fun environment for you to develop your studio skills and re-engage with creativity.