A Travelling Exhibition of Art Quilts
World Premiere Showing
Jenny Bowker, Dijanne Cevaal, Sue Dennis, Dianne Firth, Helen Gray, Gloria Loughman, Beth Miller, Beth and Trevor Reid, Robina Summers, Olga Walters, Fiona Wright.
Sense of Place will have its world premiere in Australia, then travel to the prestigious
Al Baáth Gallery in Damascus and on to
Le Paliseau in Paris.
From January 4th to February 7th 2007 the exhibition will be showing at Samson Hill Estate in Kangaroo Ground, where Melbourne meets the Yarra Valley. In keeping with the holiday season there will be lighthearted workshops with a spirit of giving.
Holiday Workshops for grown ups – 2007
Bandanas, bags, brooches, bangles, bits of art collage & more…..all in air conditioned comfort & surrounded by wonderful views.
Make one item as a gift of goodwill to travel overseas with the exhibition, make one or more to take home.
Join in the holiday spirit of giving, fun and adventure with – Dijanne Cevaal, Robina Summers & Olga Walters – choose to spend the day (9-30 til 3) with one or swap around during the day.
There will be a maximum of 10 people with any one tutor at any one time Techniques include printing, painting, texturing, manipulation, mark making , big stitching, bondaweb appliqué, beading, collage, and gooey fabric sculpting.
Holiday fun for textile addicts, art lovers,
mother & daughter, husband & wife or just friends!
Jan 10,17, 24, 31, 2007
All workshop materials, morning tea, lunch, tea, coffee, water & juice are included in the cost of $70 per day.
Book for all four workshops and at the end receive a surprise showbag to start you on your way at home.
For workshop bookings and enquiries firstname.lastname@example.org or Robina@wildscarves.com.au
A confirmation email will be sent on receipt of a non-refundable deposit of $20 (to cover the cost of materials).
Please make workshop cheques payable to
65 Old Beech Forest Road
Gellibrand Victoria 3239
Feb 7th –6 pm
His excellency Mr Tamman Sulaiman , Syrian Ambassador to Australia will launch the exhibition
all welcome, rsvp 9712-0715
The Gala Dinner
Feb 7 –7.30pm
This will be a gala dinner packed with surprises and fun including the auction of an artquilt donated by Dijanne Cevaal. $45 includes two courses, tea & coffee, drinks at bar prices.
Limited places so book early
Bookings 9712 0715, http://www.samsonhill.com.au
Proceeds from the dinner, workshops and the sale of artworks will go towards the travelling costs of this goodwill exhibition.
Thanks to our supporters
Ozquilt Network inc
Samson Hill Estate
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