ArtsBiz Conference 2017

Next year I am teaming up with Sarah from Shellharbour Council to bring us the 2017 ArtsBiz Conference 2017 To help us in our planning to make this the best conference to date we are inviting local artists to complete a short survey to give us some information about how to move forward. The surveyContinue reading “ArtsBiz Conference 2017”

November Line Up | Music in the Park

Sunday 6 November Jack Rose – blues, indie, roots Tropical Wax – ( Ben Fryer) swinging contemporary, popular Boyznberry -5 piece–70s,80s,90s, different soul, blues, rock covers Live & Local! Presented by Kiama Municipal Council & Kiama Jazz & Blues Club. All free and al fresco. Bring your picnic, rug, chairs, friends & the family forContinue reading “November Line Up | Music in the Park”

Before I Die

Bringing the unavoidable end of life into the spotlight will be the focus of a week-long Kiama project: Before I Die to be held at the Old Fire Station Community Arts Centre. Through the combination of her own life experiences as a nurse, artist and Yogi, Becky Guggisberg has a rare insight into people’s responseContinue reading “Before I Die”

Call to artists: Symphony Exhibition

Celebrating spiritual diversity in art and culture The art exhibition: Symphony focuses on the spiritual aspect of human experience, with an emphasis on unity in diversity. ‘Unity in diversity’ is a concept of “unity without uniformity and diversity without fragmentation”. It focuses on the idea that diversity enriches human interactions. “We are all the leavesContinue reading “Call to artists: Symphony Exhibition”

Art Soirees

The Kiama Art Studio are back again with their Art Soirees on Friday nights Cost | $100 per person for a 3 hour art class, light refreshments, music and fabulous art process guidance by expert Wanda. Bookings | 02 4233 2297. They also do group bookings, hen’s nights and date nights.

Looking for an Art Class for your child or for yourself?

Come and visit our Art Studio where you can see if we can ignite your creative powers! You won’t be disappointed. For the next 2 weeks only ( 19- 28 July), come to an art class for half price! Kids class | $12.50 | Tuesday to Thursday | 3:30pm-5pm, 4-5:30pm. 4:30-6pm. Adults class | $15.00Continue reading “Looking for an Art Class for your child or for yourself?”

Weave: Creative Artists Directory

An online promotional space will soon be available for Shellharbour and Kiama artists. Weave: Creative Artists Directory Is under construction thanks to grant funding provided by the Regional Arts NSW Country Arts Support Program.The Councils have collaborated to provide a portal for artists to update with examples of work, contact details, biography, exhibitions and performances.Continue reading “Weave: Creative Artists Directory”

Art Prize | City of Kogarah

The City of Kogarah Art Prize is an annual acquisitive prize for painting in any medium, with an open theme and prizes valued at $14,000. It’s the Kogarah Art Prize’s fifth year in 2016 and we’re celebrating! To mark the prize’s fifth year the main Kogarah Art Prize has been increased to $10,000, bringing the totalContinue reading “Art Prize | City of Kogarah”

Call for entries: Pirtek Still-Life Prize, Bowral & District Art Society

PIRTEK STILL LIFE PRIZE BDAS 2016.doc BDAS is currently calling for entries to their Still-Life Art Prize. This year’s judge is Maryanne Wick and First Prize is $3000. Deadline for entries July 6. Click on link for details.

Meroogal Women’s Art Prize

A house museum and garden located in Nowra, Meroogal is a special place. It was greatly cherished by its owners, the Thorburn and Macgregor families, from February 1896 until its purchase by Sydney Living Museums in 1985. The prize pays tribute to the four generations of women who lived at the property for almost 100Continue reading “Meroogal Women’s Art Prize”

Art @ the Library | Explore the Kiama Coast Walk

Just a note about my Exhibition starting this week at the Kiama Library, Railway Parade, Kiama, as part of the Art @ The Library initiative of Kiama Library. It is called “Explore the Kiama Coast Walk” and showcases the magnificent 22Km Kiama Coast Walk, from Minnamurra to Gerringong as well as a book I haveContinue reading “Art @ the Library | Explore the Kiama Coast Walk”