Put sculpture skills to test
KRIS Martin, the Sunshine Coast artist who visited the region last August, is heading back in June.
Kris will create large-scale woven sculptures leading up to the Afloat community events in Bundaberg and surrounding regions.
Why not take part of this unique opportunity? Each sculpture will be unique and symbolic to each region, but Kris and the Afloat Creative Regions team need your support. Kris will be heading to: Bundaberg: Kendalls Flat, June 11–12, 9am–noon, 1pm – 4pm.
Baffle Creek: Baffle Creek Sport and Recreation Grounds, June 18–19, 9am–noon, 1pm–4pm.
Mundubbera: Mundubbera Historical Society, June 25–26, 9am–noon, 1pm–4pm.
Maryborough: Gatakers Art Space, July 2–3, 9am–noon, 1pm–4pm.
Registrations are essential as numbers are limited. To book of for more details, contact Ainsley on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0488 197 400.
LEARN a simple and easy way to create amazing backgrounds using acrylics. Facilitated by Lesley Perk, this acrylic workshop is being held tomorrow and Sunday from 9am–4pm at the Youth Activity Centre, Tirroan Rd, Gin Gin.
Contact Gwen Field on 0402 573 356 for bookings and more information.
PAST Treasures, an exhibition by award-winning photographer, Sandra McEwan, will be on show at the Gin Gin Regional Courthouse Gallery from June 3.
The exhibition is a collection of photos from around the Granite Belt and from other areas of Queensland, and runs until June 28.
ROUND Pots, Square Holes was officially opened by Jennifer McDuff on Tuesday.
The joint exhibition between the Childers Firehouse Potters and the Bundaberg Pottery Group showcases the region’s best and most loved ceramic artists.
The majority of the works on show are available for purchase.
Round Pots, Square Holes is on show at the Childers Arts Space (Charts) until July 20.
WOULD you like to exhibit at Charts in 2015?
This beautiful gallery space attracts a wide range of visitors from the region, state, interstate and overseas.
Bundaberg Regional Galleries are now taking applications for our 2015 program. For more information, go to www.brag-brc.org.au/artists to read the application handbook and download an application form.
Applications close June 30, so don’t delay!
THE extremely popular Portraits of a Tea Cosy exhibition comes to a close this Sunday at the Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery.
The inspiring yarn bombing project should also be wrapping up – or will it? The anonymous knitters may decide to continue to bring bright and colourful woollen items through the region.
Recently both Booyal Central State School and Cordalba State School were yarnbombed as part of the Knitting up a Storm project.
The Cordalba State School students were so excited they made a yarn bombing display for the Childers Show.
POTTERY MAD: Round Pots, Square Holes officially opened this week at Charts. The joint exhibition between the Childers Firehouse Potters and the Bundaberg Pottery Group showcases the region’s best and most loved ceramic artists.
POTTERY GROUP: Oven serving dishes created by Necia Rosevear, on display at the exhibition.