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Children’s Art Festival 26 June – 8 July 2017

Children’s Art Festival 26 June – 8 July 2017

June 1, 2017

Come join in the fun at Hands On Art! To celebrate the fantastic creativity we are holding the first Children’s Arts Festival here at Hands on Art. Two weeks of activities and events to get involved and creative with over the June July Holidays. Incubator Youth Art Exhibition will be running in the Substation Gallery … Read More

Sculpt a Portrait Class

April 19, 2017

Run by artist Susan Kaden, this is a one day practice workshop for sculpting a clay portrait from a model. You will need to provide your own clay or preferred materials, tools, armatures, and there is no storage on site at this time. Sculpting stands and the model will be provided. This not a beginners … Read More

Learn to Sculpt Classes

April 19, 2017

Run by artist Susan Kaden, this is a casual class where she will assist you with any work you are wishing to start or continue, in your own medium and style. Please contact Susan to discuss the practicality of your project. You must provide your own materials, tools, and there is no storage on site … Read More

Incubator – Senior Student Exhibition

Incubator – Senior Student Exhibition

April 8, 2017

The Incubator is a not-for-profit project that provides senior secondary students the chance to learn about working as an artist. Being an artist is not just about art-making, but also finding and creating work, which requires specific knowledge and an entrepreneurial mentality. The Incubator aims to demystify the artistic profession, making it more accessible to … Read More

Youth Artworks Mentoring Program Report March-15

Youth Artworks Mentoring Program Report March-15

April 8, 2017

This report provides the reader with an exciting picture of an alternative educational program called the Youth ArtWorks Mentoring program. The Youth ArtWorks program attracted significant interest and demonstrated success in sustaining disengaged students in a creative process. More importantly, the program confirmed the value of nurturing young people‚Äôs creative minds, identity, and their capacity … Read More

Dipnomorpha: a collaborative performance @ The Queensland Museum

Dipnomorpha: a collaborative performance @ The Queensland Museum

February 18, 2017

You are warmly invited to attend Dipnomorpha: a collaborative performance-event between Zoe Porter, Exploko, Matt Dabrowski & the Many Hands of Glamour and Megan Janet White (featuring members of Theatre Of Thunder). Venue: Queensland Museum (whale room entrance opposite the museum cafe) at Southbank Cultural Precinct. Date: Saturday 25th of February Time: 7.30pm-8pm Tickets: Free … Read More