Extracts ‘Exhibition’ 19 September – 7 November 2020 Rowley Drydale Rowley Drysdale is one of Australia’s leading ceramic artists and educators. He is one of the few ceramic artists in Australia to have made his living for almost four decades solely from making and teaching ceramics. Rowley is based at his property, Quixotica Art Space, a…

Hidden Core Basketry at The Shed Door Gallery with Lyn Barton  Spend the afternoon learning the art of basketry hidden core using hand dyed raffia, an amazing plant fibre, you will create a strong and versatile basket. This is a timeless, relaxing and beautifully functional skill. All materials are included and the classes are kept…

Cordage / Rope Making Basketry at The Shed Door Gallery with Lyn Barton  Join us and learn how to twine cordage / rope from banana tree fibre’s, this length of fibre rope can then be woven into a basket, placemat or platter. This is an ancient craft that is relevant in contemporary life as it…

Baskets From Your Garden at The Shed Door Gallery with Lyn Barton  Come along to this fun class where participants will learn the ancient basketry technique of coiling using foraged garden fibres and Madagascan raffia. The joy of making a basket from natural environment is both satisfying and exciting. All materials are included and the…

Drawing Your Voice With Saren Dobkins Bring a personal transformation story. A workshop responding to your story, through exercises and drawing, that will access your intuition to create marks and images that are unique to you. Bring A3 cartridge sketch pad, Charcoal, Pencils, Pastels, Acrylic paints, Lunch. Dates: Tuesday 13th and Thursday 15th October Time:…

Earth Pigments With Mo Riggs Flying with Rainbows proudly presents a fun filled 4 hour creative arts program, specially designed in conjunction with Noosa Open Studios Art Trail 2020. Covid safety and social distancing measures are set for your safety. This workshop will provide maximum opportunity to indulge the senses, to discover a joy using…

Watercolour and Acrylic Enviro Envelope Art With Libby Derham Come and explore landscape art and surface design in an environmentally friendly art making workshop with watercolour and acrylics. Using recycled envelopes as her canvas, local artist, Libby Derham, created 100 works of art in 2019 as part of the #the100dayproject. Now she shares with you…

Raku With Kerry Sanders Wanting to learn how to create amazing unique finishes to your pottery? Bring your own bisque pots ready to glaze to the workshop or purchase bisque ware on the day. Morning tea provided, bring your own lunch. Dates: Wednesday 21st October Time: 9.00am – 1.00pm Cost: $75 per person Location: 403…

Brush Making With Glen Ladegaard This is playful, fun and so gratifying. Make your own brushes direct from nature. For painting, ceramics or any other use you can imagine. The marks they make are unique. All materials supplied (colourful fabric and string, bush/beach materials). We’ll take a quick walk in nature nearby to gather materials…

Funky Chicken With Dale Leach & Fiona Groom Dale will take you through step by step instructions to create a background using mixed media, and Fiona will show you how to paint a chicken on top of your colourful background. These two ladies are a hoot to work with and you will enjoy every minute.…

Lovely Landscapes With Dale Leach Join Dale Leach on a fun and colourful step by step introduction on how to produce a landscape painting from your favorite photograph. Dale will show you how to create with colors, textures and patterns that you will love. All art materials will be provided including a canvas. Dates: Monday…

Ruth Horton Masterclass at Cooroy Butter Factory Arts Centre A fun, creative drawing workshop with local artist and art educator Ruth Horton, will explore the mediums of charcoal, ink and watercolour on large sheets of paper. Having travelled extensively Ruth’s art practice explores a myriad of themes and mediums. She captures scenes of flora and…

Animal Lanterns With Bronwyn Innes Beginners workshop to learn the basic method to construct a lantern of any size! First project can be a small pup or a chook. You will also learn how to install a safe LED light to make your creation come alive at night. Limited to four people per course. All…

HEATWAVE ‘Exhibition’ 6 June – 19 June 2020 Mitchell English Mitchell English is an Australian artist with a career spanning over thirty years – showing in Australia and overseas. His work has been described as “surf art” and has an undeniably Australian, coastal aesthetic. His work is held in both public and private collections worldwide, and…

METROPOLIS ROCK OPERA 4 APRIL 2020 Honeybird Rock Band There’s no debate… Metropolis is the most influential science fiction film ever made. Even if you’ve never seen Metropolis, chances are you’ve seen a film (Blade Runner, The Fifth Element), a dress (Karl Lagerfield, Thierry Mugler, Versace and Givenchy), a pop video (Queen, Madonna and Beyonce) or a…

FABRIANO IN ACQUARELLO – A talk by Pam Walpole 27 MARCH 2020 Pam Walpole Local artist Pam Walpole will be giving a talk about her amazing experience as a participating artist in Watercolour in Fabriano 2018 & 2019, Italy. 70 Countries participated. Local artists Alex Ashton and Pauline Adair were also represented. Demonstrations & workshops…

A DAY IN A LIFE ‘Exhibition’ 27 MARCH – 27 APRIL 2020 Lew Brennan ‘A Day In A Life’ is an exhibition of realist drawings and paintings of things we see everyday which we may not take notice of while we go about our busy lives. It includes portraits, landscapes and still life’s in charcoal…

MARKS & MEMORIES ‘Exhibition’ 21 FEBRUARY – 24 MARCH 2020 Pam Miller & Carol Watkins An exhibition by 2D Artist, Pam Miller and 3D Artist, Carol Watkins with pieces to evoke Marks & Memories of events past and present. Pam Miller: From a very early age, Pam has always been involved in art, winning a…