Be part of something special! Bring your creative self to participate in learning the basics of myth-making, then apply what you have learned to envisage a story that will be told at this year's Articulate Festival via music, dance, and spectacle. All participants will receive a free writing portfolio to take home with them. Light Lunch and refreshments provided.
No experience necessary — just be ready to join in with your ideas. RSVP via Facebook.
Sewing, quilting, knitting, crochet, paper crafts, painting, pastel work, drawing and more!
Entries are invited in arts and crafts. Stallholders welcome. Closing date for entries: Thursday 11 October.
Entry forms and further information available by phone: 6842 7846 or 6842 1599.
Coonabarabran Town Hall, John Street, Coonabarabran. Opening night: Wednesday 17 October, 7:30pm.
This inaugural event is a celebration of arts, inclusion, and culture in Coonabarabran.
There will be lots to see and do (and eat and drink!) — from art exhibitions and workshops, to storytelling and Gamilaroi dancing. This family friendly festival is highly accessible and invites everyone to come and visit.
OPEN TO: artists with disability
WORKSHOP LEADER: Dr Riona Tindal-Rwomey Phd in Design (in natural history-scientific illustration)
The workshop will explore texture making, mark making and shape creation that tells story of your relationship with landscape and use items from the bush. Using the work of Australian artist John Wolseley as inspiration we will use a variety of tools to create an unique take on the bush around us. More information here.
Artist Jeremy Hawkes is offering a day-long workshop titled ‘Abstracted Nature’ at Pilliga Pottery. Artists will use digital imaging to investigate nature and landscape and then be shown a variety of techniques to re-imagine these images into the abstract realm for sculpture, painting or ceramics.
Tickets are $65. For more information or to book, click here.
The annual exhibition of a wide range of arts and crafts – along with stalls, demonstrations, crafts and sales.
The Shire Acquisitive Prize will be announced, with a flower theme this year.
Only $5 entry with children free. Day passes available. Open daily Wednesday 18 October to Saturday 21 October, 10am to 5pm and Sunday 22 October, 10am to 2pm.
The opening night will be exhibition only, starting at 7.30pm at the Coonabarabran Shire Hall.