Financial Literacy and Money Basics for Creatives

Join us for two free interactive workshops tailored specifically to creative freelancers, established practitioners and emerging arts organisations!   Money is not a dirty word Friday 23 October 1-3pm Shellharbour Civic Centre or live stream Topics include The Famine and the Feast – weathering the ups and downs of creative income; Making financial decisions moreContinue reading “Financial Literacy and Money Basics for Creatives”

Kiama Community Radio (KCR)

Kiama Community Radio is a brand new digital radio station for the Kiama local government area that aims to reconnect the community at a time when many are feeling disconnected. As the area is so well known for its vibrant arts scene, KCR focuses on giving local artists a new platform to connect with their audiences; businessesContinue reading “Kiama Community Radio (KCR)”

Eagles and Roses Workshop

An eagle flying to its aerieA rose growing out of a crack in the concreteA workshop to create imagery that uplifts in a dark timeAn exhibition to send a First Nations person to art school Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 November 20209.00am to 4.00pm at The Tempest Gallery/Studio, 21 Holden Avenue, Kiama You will learnContinue reading “Eagles and Roses Workshop”

Kiama Old Fire Station Exhibitions

Exhibtions at the Old Fire Station run from Friday to Wednesdays and are generally open between 10am and 4pm each day (some times may vary). Immerse 24 to 30 SeptemberA collection of acrylic paintings that celebrate our spectacular local coastline, beaches and rock pools. This exhibition will give the viewer the sense of being immersedContinue reading “Kiama Old Fire Station Exhibitions”

Artlands Conversation Series

Regional Arts Australia are excited to release the details of our Artlands Conversation Series—a curated program of critical conversations that reflect and respond to emerging trends in regional practice, providing a narrative of art as social change and the articulation of cultural identity. The program will be contemporary, relevant and is increasingly necessary. Presented on aContinue reading “Artlands Conversation Series”

Youth 4 Mental Health Mural Design Workshops

Design workshops @ Werri Beach Progress Hall Workshop 1: Tuesday 24 August 2020, 3pm-6pm Workshop 2: Wednesday 25 August 2020, 3pm-6pm Want to work with local artist Sam Hall to design a mural with a positive mental health message? If yes, then register for a workshop and join us on Saturday 29 August to createContinue reading “Youth 4 Mental Health Mural Design Workshops”

FREE WEBINAR: Tax for Artists, Creatives & Freelancers in COVID-19

Free COVID-19 tax webinar presented by Arts industry accountant and artist, Peter Bayliss from boutique accounting agency Into Tomorrow. Tuesday August 25 2020, 12.00 noon This free 90-minute webinar will cover topics that will help you to navigate current tax and COVID-19 impacts on your business as well as helping to build a more robustContinue reading “FREE WEBINAR: Tax for Artists, Creatives & Freelancers in COVID-19”

Belinda Aucott: Herbarium

Unearthing Beauty At The Table Australian illustrator Belinda Aucott invites wine, food and flowers lovers to enjoy sketches from her Autumn & Winter table. Belinda’s show was so well received that we have asked her back for more! The show is already selling super well – download the catalogue via the button below and contactContinue reading “Belinda Aucott: Herbarium”

‘LUMINOUS’ an exhibition by Peter Solness

August 6 – September 2020Since 2006 Peter Solness has worked exclusively as a photographic light painter, a method of photography that requires working in complete darkness, setting long camera shutter exposures, then ‘drawing’ surreally beautiful images using small hand-held torches. Peter is regarded as a pioneer in this genre, winning multiple awards, (including the NSW ParliamentaryContinue reading “‘LUMINOUS’ an exhibition by Peter Solness”

Notice of Kiama Jamberoo Community Music Association 2020 AGM

While COVID-19 Pandemic has put the Associations activities into hibernation for the last 6-months – except for the board who have held a number of meetings to keep the organisation idling along. The time has now come to run the 2020 AGM, which is planned for the 1st of September 2020 As per the Constitution,Continue reading “Notice of Kiama Jamberoo Community Music Association 2020 AGM”

South Coast Ceramics

South Coast Ceramics has emerged from three independent South Coast Ceramic Artists collaborating to create a central website that allows customers to choose options for classes, studio access and handmade ceramics according to their individual needs.  They say the universe is a perfect place and in our case it was. Almost 3 years ago, Zeynep @gerroapotterystudio setContinue reading “South Coast Ceramics”

Ceramics for Experienced Artists

Expressions of Interest We are calling for expressions of interest from three experienced 2D artists living in the Kiama region – painters, print-makers, photographers etc – who would like to experiment with artistic expression in clay. We will be running special one-on-one workshops for each of the selected artists over five half-day sessions. Pottery teacherContinue reading “Ceramics for Experienced Artists”

Creative Dialogues is now a podcast series

Episode 1 & 2 of the Creative Dialogues professional practice series are now available to listen to here! Episode 1: New Media & Creative Technologies is for traditional arts practitioners wanting to upskill, or science / engineering / education specialists who are keen to bridge the creative gap. We talk to Virtual Reality content producer, Jane Venegas,Continue reading “Creative Dialogues is now a podcast series”