Three Forces of the Soul – St Hildegard Collaboration

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Three Forces of the Soul WHAT: Exhibition, Performance and DATES: 9th – 11th September 2016 Friday 9th September 7pm - Opening Performance Saturday 10th September 10am – 4pm Free Talks, Demonstrations & Exhibition Sunday 11th September 10am – 3pm Hildegard Sensory Workshop WHERE: Imperial Hotel Art Space, 80 Memorial Road, Eumundi  BOOKINGS: www.threeforces.com.au Three Forces of the Soul was a collaborative event celebrating the musical, healing and artistic passions of twelfth-century mystic, Hildegard of Bingen. Three major threads of her work were brought together by Amanda Cole (Mezzo-Soprano), Heidi Merika (naturopath and medical), and Anne Harris. This Event was held as [...]

The Notion of an Ordinary Yarn

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Exhibition ‘Notions of an Ordinary Yarn’ OFFICIALLY OPENED: Friday 23rd October at 6pm  DATES: 23rd October to 6th December 2015 Noosa Regional Gallery, Pelican Street, Tewantin, Qld, Australia The story of the everyday fascinates me, I find beauty and rhythm in my surroundings and ways to use this to record and tell the stories. As art has from the beginning of time, told the stories before me. I use the places and people as inspiration, raising the status and acknowledging the ordinary lives of the everyday. I choose to use craft based practices, I find this helps make direct links between [...]

Unresolved

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Unresolved - (Installation) photo by Tony Webdale Hemp Canvas & Silk Cotton Hemp Swatches Eco Dyed, Wooden Chair 1700mm x 1300mm This work is from the body of work Lovingly Interrupted exhibited in 2014 at Gallery 159 Brisbane. The installation Unresolved is the final piece made for a mentored exhibition in 2014. I had visions of perfection, the most spectacular work accomplished so far. After months of preparation, I unrolled the dyed work to great disappointment. Nothing like I had hoped. And so it became an installation of unresolved ideas. The process for this work included collecting leaves, documenting place [...]

Nests and Basket Weaving

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Nests and Basket Weaving Always collection and weaving, whenever a spare minute arises. Its a lovely way to pass the time at a park or school drop off and pick up. Creating something small that is portable and the material comes from the local environment means I am never without my work. The nests create a bit of order in the chaos, and have so many metaphors I am constantly entertained by their stories. Trying to honour and use the materials that are in our daily life to create awareness of the discarded throw away components that exist in this [...]

Materials of Place

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MATERIALS OF PLACE EXHIBITION CONTINUES NOW SHOWING: The Design Co-Op WHERE: 14 Mary Street, Noosaville, Qld FROM: Tuesday 24th June 2014 7 Days 9am-5pm ORIGINAL ARTIST IN RESIDENCY: June 2014 WHERE: The Cooroora Institute, Cooroy, Qld, AUSTRALIA WHAT: Exhibition, Artist Talk and Facilitated Masterclass As the Winter artist in Residence at The Cooroora Institute, this body of work records the story of place, by collecting windfall from the surrounding plants and using them to make images on fabric the stories that are part of the landscape emerge. The images recorded are not an obvious reproduction of the visual aspects that [...]