Welcome to

Happy Hands Art Time!

Run by a dedicated group of volunteers, we are all about the process of encouraging creativity within your child in creating, exploring and messy fun! Happy Hands Art Time is a non for profit community art program purely developed to inspire and encourage creativity with your little ones and is only $8+gst for 1.5 hours! Connect with other parents, enjoy a structured parent/child interaction time together, and enjoy watching masterpieces being made especially by those special little people you love. What's our motto? 

The mess stays with us!

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Explore Sensory

Where the messy fun begins! Children love to explore with their hands, our sensory boxes are a wonderful way for children to interact with each other and discover something new every week.


Volunteer Teams

Our dedicated volunteer teams present a weekly predictable flow that understands the attention span of a 1-5 year old.

All about the


We are all about the messy process! We encourage creativity within your child by providing wonderful resources for them to create masterpieces! The more mess, the better!

$8.80 per session

We don't want cost to be a barrier to attending families which is why we charge so little! We are registered non-for-profit program that is purely focused on creating a space where memories are made and mess happens. Cost payable upfront for a 9-10 week term


Encourages interaction and social skills



"Cannot speak highly enough of how wonderful this program is. Absolutley amazing value for money. Mum loves not having to clean up! Highly recommended!


Nunawading * Dandenong * Taylors Hill * Lilydale * Mernda * Mt Macedon * Mildura * Scoresby * Warburton * Clayton 


Wahroonga * Mona Vale * Warner's Bay * 

 * Armidale - more sites coming soon





More locations are coming soon .....

Contact Us

Happy Hands Art Time

Phone: 0451532840

Email: carolin@happyhandsart.com.au

Encourages Interaction & Social Skills

"I think Arden has gained more confidence and learning to play with other children"

"He has really started interacting with some of the other boys. He is also much more confident in the space"

"Emerson has gained confidence with being in such a large group. She really enjoys craft now"

"Better dexterity to do craft and building self confidence"

"Tayah is becoming more confident with joining in at group time and socialising with new children"

Encourages to develop fine motor skills

"We love Happy Hands! Its a great class and my son looks forward to it each week. Great environment & fantastic for developing sensory skills."

Friendly, caring & nurturing environment

"Very well organised! Volunteer staff are very pleasant and professional. Activities are varied and stimulating - good work!

"We have really enjoyed Happy Hands, such beautiful and creative artworks and lovely caring and friendly volunteers."

"Really great fun here, volunteers are very very kind. Thank you for teaching my child so many interesting things and amazing crafts. The best activity I have ever attended."


"I have been completely blown away by our experience at happy hands, The volunteers are so lovely, patient and engaging"


Structured predictable flow for little ones

"She has benefited from the structure, the morning tea is healthy and delicious. The arts and crafts are well thought out. They are suited to the age group. Music is brilliant and River loves coming here.'

'She knows what to expect each week and it is a favorite part of her week! She askes me everyday if it's Happy Hands day and what the colour of the day is so she can find something to bring!'

'He loves the sensory box and cant wait to see what inside when he arrives and runs there first'


Where connection happens

"I really enjoy this part of the week where I can spend one on one time with my child creating!

'I like connecting with other mums too, there is a really nice social component here too'

'Happy Hands has been really beneficial for me personally, where I am greeted each week with geniune smiles and warm welcomes however tough my week has been'

'Having this special time with my youngest child each week at Happy Hands has been great, I always look forward to it and love to see what she creates'