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NATURE AS SHE curated by Emily Wright

July 5, 2018 - July 19, 2018

OPENING NIGHT: Fri 6 July 6pm - 9pm

FRACTURE by Dean Herlihy

July 5, 2018 - July 19, 2018

OPENING NIGHT: Fri 6 July 6pm - 9pm

KINDRED by Hilary Green

July 5, 2018 - July 19, 2018

OPENING NIGHT: Fri 6 July 6pm - 9pm

UNFOLD by Mishap

July 5, 2018 - July 19, 2018

OPENING NIGHT: Fri 6 July 6pm - 9pm

3D Printing Workshops – July School Holidays

July 13, 2018 - July 19, 2018

Learn how to sketch, model and print with a professional designer from our WORKSHOPPED18 exhibition
Age: 9-12
Maximum capacity: 10 participants per workshop
BYO food ...

SEA SHAPE - Group Jewellery Exhibtion

July 5, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Celebratory Drinks and Artist Talk on Saturday 21st July 12-2pm.
In the group exhibition SEA SHAPE, contemporary jewellery artists reflect on our relationship with the ...

Meet the Maker: Niki McDonald

July 21, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Niki McDonald will be facilitating a free ‘Design and Make Contemporary Needlepoint Tapestry’ workshop. Using traditional tools of domesticity, create a needlepoint in the style ...

How to Overcome Challenges in Watercolour

July 21, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Saturday 21 July Cost: $121 (GST included)


June 21, 2018 - July 25, 2018

WORKSHOPPED18 showcases the very best in new Australian design by emerging and established designers

Printing the Future: Innovations in 3D Printing

July 25, 2018 - July 25, 2018

Join this team of experts as they discuss the future applications of 3D printing (or additive manufacturing), exploring not only the absolute latest in new ...

The Magic of Indigo with Karen Tam

July 28, 2018 - July 28, 2018


With Karen Tam

Sat 28 July, 9.30am to 4.30pm
$210 per person (GST inclusive)

Learn how to ...

Euphemia Bostock: Fashion Collection 1987

June 21, 2018 - July 29, 2018

ADC recognises the significant creative practice of Euphemia as the work and story of the artist is deeply connected to our history of Aboriginal art ...


July 4, 2018 - July 29, 2018

Heartland reveals Helen's heartfelt attachment to Strathalbyn and the wider region in two ways. Firstly, expressive realist landscapes convey rolling hills, expansive plains and ...

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Craft Lab+

May 19, 2018 - July 29, 2018

If you’re into knitting, macramé, quilting, embroidery, tapestry, patchwork, felting or work with any other textile based craft then we welcome you to be ...

Unravelling Tapestry: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives

Aug. 4, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018

This tapestry forum will explore design, materials, techniques and cultural meaning, uncovering the practice of tapestry weaving with the Australian Tapestry Workshop.

Latrobe Regional Gallery Emerging Artist Award

July 7, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018

Mira Halpern-Wilson and Juliette Reeve are 2017 winners of the Latrobe Regional Gallery Emerging Artist Award

Natural Dyeing with Karen Tam

Aug. 4, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018

With Karen Tam
Saturday 4th August 10.30-3.30pm
$170 per person (GST inclusive)

Craft Re-Work: Talking Craft with Tom of Holland (UK), Meri Peach (NSW) & Bernard Kerr (WA)

Aug. 4, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018

Hear about the global movement in mending, repairing, and reusing materials. And the positive energy derived from reaching out across cultures in shared craft sensibilities ...

Basketry with Reclaimed Materials: Workshop with Meri Peach

Aug. 5, 2018 - Aug. 5, 2018

Contemporary basketry workshops with tutor Meri Peach, using reclaimed materials. Suitable for people who have some experience of basketry and 3D weaving techniques. Sunday 5 ...

Random Weaving With Telephone Wire: Workshop with Meri Peach

Aug. 7, 2018 - Aug. 7, 2018

Random weaving is a basketry technique which presents exciting possibilities for sculptural construction. This workshop is suitable for people who have some experience of basketry ...

Solar Plate Photo Ploymer Etching

Aug. 7, 2018 - Aug. 8, 2018

Solar plate photo ploymer etching 7th & 8th August 9.30am -1pm
with Rafael Butron

Workshop: Basketry With Reclaimed Materials, For Beginners

Aug. 9, 2018 - Aug. 9, 2018

A beginners’ basketry workshop exploring techniques using waste materials with tutor Meri Peach (aka SharkChic). Suitable for people who have little basketry or weaving experience ...

Art Bazaar Pop Up @ The Levee during Maitland Aroma 2018

Aug. 11, 2018 - Aug. 12, 2018

Hunter Arts Network is excited to have Art Bazaar Pop Up returning to Maitland Aroma in 2018!

Art Bazaar Pop Up will be located in ...

Sculptural 3D Felting

Aug. 11, 2018 - Aug. 12, 2018

Sculptural 3D Felting Saturday 11th + 12th August
with Denise Lithgow
10AM - 4.00PM

TACA Open Studio 2018 – Pop up studio at ADC

Aug. 18, 2018 - Aug. 18, 2018

Association Open Studios 2018.

We’re thrilled to have ceramicist Gillian Hodes in the gallery sharing her knowledge and showcasing ceramic techniques.

Come and join ...

My Monster: The human animal hybrid

June 29, 2018 - Aug. 18, 2018

The desire to merge human and animal into one creature has fascinated artists for 40,000 years. Coinciding with the 200th anniversary year of the ...

Introduction to Throwing

Aug. 7, 2018 - Aug. 21, 2018

Introduction tom Throwing - 7th, 14th and 21st August 10am -1pm
with Sol Contardo

Tangible Fractures - Art Exhibition

Aug. 9, 2018 - Aug. 25, 2018

Tangible Fractures is an exhibition that attempts to capture the relationship between the physical and psychological self through a collection of experimental works in painting ...

Cast Your Own Silver Jewelry

Aug. 19, 2018 - Aug. 26, 2018

Held over 2 Sundays, 19th August 10am - 1pm, 26th August 10am - 12noon 2018

Nature's Treasures - Solo Exhibition by Sergio Sill 1 - 30 August 2018

Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 30, 2018

Join Vinh Van Lam and Stuart Horrex as we celebrate the launch of a solo exhibition by Sergio Sill.

Book Making – Bronwyn Rees (3 places only)

Sept. 1, 2018 - Sept. 1, 2018

SEP 1st: Book Making – Bronwyn Rees (ONLY 3 places). Make a small book/s through printmaking methods such as linocut, mono print, and drypoint.

Kudos x Verge: Professional Development Series 2018

Sept. 2, 2018

For those in Sydney - Verge has teamed up with Kudos to present a series of professional development workshops very helpful for curators and artists alike ...

DRAWING I: The Elements of Drawing

July 28, 2018 - Sept. 8, 2018

This seven week drawing course is a solid beginning to learn the foundations of drawing concepts and techniques.

New Sacred

July 14, 2018 - Sept. 8, 2018

The exhibition New Sacred has been developed as a partnership between Parramatta Artists Studios and Mosman Art Gallery in response to critical discourses in contemporary ...

NEW SACRED - An exhibition exploring ritual and folklore in contemporary Australian art

July 14, 2018 - Sept. 8, 2018

The first collaborative exchange between Mosman Art Gallery & Parramatta Artists Studios launches Mosman's winter program this July

Jewellery Fabrication Techniques – One Day Workshop

Sept. 9, 2018 - Sept. 9, 2018

This one-day intensive jewellery making course is a great introduction for students who’d like to see if they enjoy working with metal. Suitable for ...

This Wild Song

Sept. 1, 2018 - Oct. 21, 2018

This Wild Song is a long-term project by Melbourne artist Ilona Nelson. Nelson is in the process of photographing over 100 significant Australian female artists ...

Make Smoking History Canning Show

Nov. 2, 2018 - Nov. 3, 2018

The annual City of Canning Trophy for best exhibit in painting and drawing is again on offer to WA artists. This is a local show ...

Morocco Painting Tour with WENDY SHARPE

Oct. 29, 2018 - Nov. 8, 2018

Renowned artist Wendy Sharpe will lead a 10 day Painting Tour in the glorious North of Morocco. Starting in the capital, the Imperial City of ...

Saturday afternoon art meetups

Every Saturday between 1 - 2pm we run a one hour class introducing a drawing skill. This week we experiment with frottage as texture in drawing.

Saturday afternoon Creative Meetups

This is a weekly group meetup with consultation style contact with a professional artist. Open between 1 - 5pm, we charge $15 by the hour. Bring ...

Friday night life drawing

Come and draw the model in our well-equipped studio near Sydenham train station.

The Art of Wellness: Visual Arts and Health

The Art of Wellness: Visual Arts and Health short course explores personal and community health and wellness strategies using visual arts mediums.