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City of Sydney: Art and maker classes online

Get creative at home

From drawing techniques to origami lampshades, learn new creative skills with this free series of step-by-step videos presented by experienced artists and makers. All videos have Auslan interpreting and closed captions. The projects are designed for complete beginners aged 15 years and over.

Art and Poetry: Everyday haiku poem

Follow the steps and create your own Haiku poem

Art and Poetry: Visual poetry

Visual poetry is a picture made from words or letters. This activity will help you create your own visual poem.


Explore other City of Sydney Library events

Join an an online book or movie club, learn new skills in a virtual workshop or keep the kids entertained with our popular rhymetime and storytime videos.

Other library news and updates

City of Sydney Library services now available
Community & causes

City of Sydney Library services now available

While we work towards the opening of our library branches in a safe way, we’re pleased to provide our members with these new services.

Great films library members can stream free
Theatre, dance & film

Great films library members can stream free

From award-winning documentaries to all-time classics and feel-good movies, here are our librarians picks to enjoy from home.

Our librarians suggestions for what to read at home
Children & family

Our librarians suggestions for what to read at home

From the latest Miles Franklin winner to advice on tackling life’s challenges, here are a few titles to add to your reading list.