Create with Carol | Carol McCormack

Saturday 18 November 2017 | 8am – 2pm
Murilla Room

Your chance to ‘Create with Carol’ in a day of relaxed art making in your favoured medium (photographers welcome). Carol will share her stories and tips for creating art while travelling. BYO art materials, morning tea and lunch, hat and suitable clothing for working outdoors. We will move to an outdoor location weather permitting after meeting at the Murilla Room.

POETRY OF DRAWING | Fiona Rafferty

16 September 2017
John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery

With her work currently on display in the John Mullins Memorial Art Gallery, exhibiting artist, Fiona Rafferty, presents her FREE workshop, ‘The Poetry of Drawing’. Fiona encourages nothing but fun in all of her workshops as they are suitable for both beginners and advanced artists.

Participants will:

  • Be asked to select a poem referenced in the Reminiscence Exhibition in the 2D works of Fiona Rafferty and 3D works of Frances Smith
  • Be given time to explore Wright’s poetry as key discussion points are presented
  • Enhance their drawing skills through exploring ideas, inspired by the Wright poem, that is relevant to their work





Saturday 25 March 2017
Murilla Room

Explore a variety of fabric colouring and design techniques, including salting, microwaving, a range of twisting and tying- some traditional and some unique techniques, using Genesis Creations ‘Liquid Radiance’, an acrylic paint based product.  Fabrics created can be used for quilting, dressmaking and other fabric craft projects.

Cost: $60 per person ($20 deposit required on booking)
Use of colours and other supplies, a bag and a silk scarf is included in the workshop cost.
A list of materials to bring will be available on available upon enquiry.