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Skills Workshop for Artists: Merchandising & Pricing your Art

28 March @ 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free Event, All Welcome Venue: Church of Christ Complex, Corner Palmerston St & Fulham Rd, Vincent Part 1: 3:30 - 5:30pm Break: Arts QLD consultation, food provided Part 2: 6:30 - 8:30pm Merchandising artwork can be a way for artists to create income. It can raise your public profile with new customers and can be a significant link to drawing attention to your arts practice. This workshop delivered by Justin Bishop from Black Square Arts (Cairns) demystifies merchandising, demonstrating how…

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Intaglio Workshop Intensive Course with Jill O’Sullivan

30 March @ 9:00 am - 7 April @ 3:00 pm

9am - 3pm each day Saturday 30, Sunday 31 March & Sunday 7 April 2019 This workshop is open to everyone (beginners through to experienced artists). You will learn the key components of creating an etching - including plate preparation, etching techniques and the art of inking and printing your finishing plate. The first weekend will focus on demonstrations with BIG ground, experimenting with different aquatint methods, coffee lifts, soft and hard grounds. The second weekend will focus on printing…

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Groovin the Moo Community Art Workshop #3 FREE

31 March @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come join Umbrella Studio and add your touch to a large artwork that will be displayed at this year’s Groovin the Moo Festival on 5 May 2019.  Working with a local artist, workshop attendees will decorate and transform an array of suitcases with paints, fabric, paper and other craft materials. All are welcome to come get creative! Once assembled at the festival site, the suitcases will be put together to form a large public artwork for festival goers! As a…

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Groovin the Moo Community Art Workshop #4 FREE

6 April @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come join Umbrella Studio and add your touch to a large artwork that will be displayed at this year’s Groovin the Moo Festival on 5 May 2019.  Working with a local artist, workshop attendees will decorate and transform an array of suitcases with paints, fabric, paper and other craft materials. All are welcome to come get creative! Once assembled at the festival site, the suitcases will be put together to form a large public artwork for festival goers! As a…

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Creative Kids: MC Escher – Impossible World

7 April @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Creative Kids is relaxed classes in a gallery space where children are encouraged to let their imaginations run wild and have fun experimenting with a range of materials and techniques working with trained artist facilitator / teacher – Hannah Murray. In this workshop children will explore the magical world of artist MC Escher. Create optical illusions, visual puzzles and tessellated patterns in paper, pen and print.  Inspired by MC Escher’s optical illusions these activities will defy all rules of perspective…

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Groovin the Moo Community Art Workshop #5 FREE

7 April @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come join Umbrella Studio and add your touch to a large artwork that will be displayed at this year’s Groovin the Moo Festival on 5 May 2019.  Working with a local artist, workshop attendees will decorate and transform an array of suitcases with paints, fabric, paper and other craft materials. All are welcome to come get creative! Once assembled at the festival site, the suitcases will be put together to form a large public artwork for festival goers! As a…

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The Australian ‘Settler’ Problem

12 April - 12 May

David Jones This exhibition by David Jones interrogates societal denial of the violent nature of Australia’s national foundation as a ‘settler’ problem, which was framed by the contemporary clinical and social concept of a ‘vicious cycle of anxiety’. This body of work aims to disrupt the denial of invasion and the erasure of Aboriginal culture through accepted narratives of European settlement of Australia.

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Postcards from the North & South 2019

12 April - 12 May

PressNorth Printmakers, Firestation Print Studio and two invited American groups, Bluegrass Printmakers and Second State Press, collaborate in the sixth Postcard print exchange exhibition to share and extend the diversity of all members' innovative printmaking techniques and transferable skills, and to encourage new friendships with each organisation’s members.

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Audience as Art – 100 Vintage Lens Portraits

12 April - 12 May

Al Green This exhibition showcases the culmination of photographs from Al Green’s 100 vintage portrait project that took place during and after the Pop Up North Queensland art festival in 2017. Using 100 different vintage lenses to photograph his subjects, Al has captured the audience as the art.

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MAKE + MOVE – youth arts holiday program TEENS

15 April - 18 April

Calling all movers and makers! Four Townsville arts organisations have joined forces to provide youth with the opportunity to experience a variety of different art forms in one week! Each day, there will be a new activity to learn – from circus, to art, to theatre to dance! Participants will work with professional facilitators from each organisation to develop a range of skills: Monday 15 April, 1:00pm - 4:00pm : Circus with La Luna Youth Arts Tuesday 16 April, 1:00pm…

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Due to the severe weather that has affected Townsville recently, the office staff have temporarily relocated offsite. Please note the Gallery itself will remain closed until further notice. Please check our Facebook page for up to date information.