Boxes and Events

twentyONE+ exhibition has finished – works packed up and collected, walls patched and painted, final paperwork soon to be completed and then a celebratory dinner 🙂 The development of new work has been distracted by this and a few other pleasant events…

“Brooching the Subject” is the latest exhibition at Timeless Textiles gallery in Newcastle NSW. Approximately 100 fibre artists from across Australia and the world have entered this inaugural exhibition. July 13-17th.

Silver Linings #5 (5)

My brooch “Silver Linings #5 New Beginnings

See all the brooches here and vote for the People’s Choice

At the same time I’ve packed two enormous boxes (thanks again to theboxman)

big boxeswith my wearable art garments Fire Flies and The Gilded Cage. The size gives a clue as to why I have not been able to work get into the studio! Today they are heading to sunny, warm Broome (sadly without me) for-

Worn Art  Revamped presented by Theatre Kimberley Inc.

A vaudeville inspired melodrama that is part 2 of the trilogy titled “Poppy Child of the Lane” – A little girl who grows up in Shiba Lane(Broome’s red light district of old) and her quest to find her father. It features stunning costumes, dance and circus!

On Saturday as a member of the Quilt and Textile Study Group, I attended the Machines & Makers exhibition talk with Susie Vickery at Mundaring Arts Centre.

Susie Vickery at MAC Susie spoke about her own stunning work and also her career over the last 18 years as a craft consultant and artistic mentor for projects in India and Mexico. You can follow her wonderful projects here.

The Machines & Makers Project has numerous interesting events including workshops, artist talks, community and historical exhibitions, an open day…

 

 

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