Press

"World Pasta Day today"

25 Oct 2019


News.com.au covers our pasta making class, as part of World Pasta Day. If you love puns and/or pasta, you'll love their video coverage!

"We tried a hula hooping class and OMG"

11 Oct 2019


The Kidspot team have a blast at our kids hula hooping workshop

"Art Wrap: Eight Exhibitions to See in October"

10 Oct 2019


Broadsheet covers the best art displays and events in October, featuring Sydney Craft Week with ClassBento as its premium sponsor

"Top 12 Workshops at Sydney Craft Week"

10 Oct 2019


WeekendNotes covers Sydney Craft Week, featuring 57 workshops, 37 exhibitions, 30 open studios, 13 live demonstrations, 13 market and retail events and six talks, and mentions ClassBento as its premium partner.

"Wholesome is the new cool"

25 Sep 2019


Did you know that Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio's boys' night out consisted of getting creative with pottery and other crafts? The Brag team report on how they learned to create some impressive artworks at one of ClassBento's sip and paint classes.

"Flower power"

19 Sep 2019


The Sydney Morning Herald profiles our teacher, Nikki Zeng, revealing the origin story of how and why she started her floristry business and workshops.

"Just 14 last minute Fathers Day gift ideas"

29 Aug 2019


Mamamia lists ClassBento as its #1 option for Fathers Day gifts.

"Boost your hobby game with a ClassBento workshop"

29 Aug 2019


The Weekend Edition covers ClassBento's range of creative classes.

"ClassBento learning"

26 Aug 2019


West End magazine features ClassBento, sharing our story on promoting mindfulness through creative workshops.

"Make your own macrame hanger"

15 Aug 2019


Haylee, one of our teachers, shows Woman's Day's audience how to make a macrame plant hanger.

"The most successful start-ups in Australia"

31 Jul 2019


ClassBento is listed as one of the best Aussie start-ups, just after heavyweights like Canva and THE ICONIC. Condolences to Atlassian for missing out on the list!

"Mothers day gifts"

10 May 2019


ClassBento's gift cards are featured on the Today Show, as one of their top picks for Mothers Day.

"7 last minute gifts to give mum this Mother's Day"

8 May 2019


Now to Love includes our gift cards as one of their top picks for Mother's Day gifting.

"13 Ways To Treat Your Mum This Mother’s Day"

7 May 2019


The Urban List features our fragrance making workshop as one of their favourite ways to thank mum.

"Ultimate gifts for all the mums out there"

6 May 2019


Woman's Day features our gift cards in their curated Mothers Day recommendations.

"13 Meaningful Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For A Special Mum"

5 May 2019


If you want to give your mum an experience she’ll remember forever, look no further than ClassBento this year.

"Mother's Day gift guide"

1 May 2019


Sydney Observer features ClassBento workshops in its Mother's Day gift guide.

"Pick the perfect gift for mum this Mother's Day"

29 Apr 2019


Who Magazine includes our gift cards as one of their recommendations for Mother's Day gifting.

"Candle-making workshop with ClassBento"

24 Apr 2019


The Plus Ones discover a candle making workshop at Surry Hills' cosy Provider Store.

"ClassBento wants to make you smarter and reduce your risk of burnout"

15 Apr 2019


Broadsheet features ClassBento, including sharing what inspired co-founder John Tabari to come up with this idea.

"Meditate with arts and craft"

12 Apr 2019


Today Tonight shows us some unconventional way to fight stress. In particular, reporter Rita Rizk explores how pastimes like calligraphy and origami are great ways to relax and improve your wellbeing.

"Fighting burnout with art"

29 Mar 2019


Sydney's 2SER 107.3 radio station interviews ClassBento's co-founder, John Tabari; they discuss how ClassBento is making fun workshops more accessible and convenient, to fight dementia and burnout.

"Boost your brain with classes and hobbies"

16 Feb 2019


ClassBento is featured on the Today Show, where we show how fun classes can keep us mentally engaged and healthy, no matter your age. The residents at Lansdowne Gardens enjoy a flower arranging class, taught by our talented Nikki from Peony Story.

"Live weather: A chocolate front on the way"

30 Nov 2018


Joseph from Kimberley Chocolates welcomes Stevie from the Today Show, to a class in his Lilyfield chocolate factory. We're introduced to Gertrude, the chocolate making machine, and learn to make chocolates with a ganache filling.

"24 Hours in Sydney"

28 Nov 2018


As they've put it: Maybe let's do something other than Netflix and wine this weekend. The Buzzfeed team enjoys a terrarium workshop with Merchant & Green.

"Terrarium making workshop"

18 Jun 2018


The Fashion Journal checks out our DIY succulent terrarium class.

ClassBento offers 1,000+ fun, creative and artisan workshop experiences in Australia.

ClassBento was founded by John Tabari and Iain Wang (in photo below) in 2016.

One of the main reasons we exist is to promote better mental wellbeing in our communities.

Workplace burnout and dementia are huge and growing problems, and creative classes are a scientifically proven way to ward off these issues.

We also donate to Dementia Australia with every booking.

Read more about our story here.


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