GP Arts Inc. member Stella Clarke has been busy. Her work is included in the ‘Nature Works Exhibition’ at the Art Gallery of Ballarat from 5th August to 3rd October. Other works in this series of paintings are on display at Stella’s studio, Blue Stone Cottage in the ‘Woods and Water’ exhibition. Blue Stone Cottage…Read More
Journal to the Self course run by Certified Instructor Lisa G Hunter from her Dereel studio.Read More
Featured Artist on the GP Arts Inc website is Rosalind Lawson, painter, sculptor, papermaker,Read More
Open Studios – 6 and 7 March – Haddon, Cambrian Hill, Smythes Creek.
Feature work by Vida Pearson.
If you love birds, be sure to view Carol Moyse’s albums of bird photography through her Facebook page. Carol has an eye for the details which make each bird species beautiful, and is able to capture birds in crisp, clear focus. Based in Dereel, Carol took up photography in 2015. While birds are her main…Read More
Just a couple of vacancies left for local artist stallholders at the Smythesdale Community Fiesta. Click for more detailsRead More
Just 8 weeks until the Smythesdale Art and Music Community Fiesta! Click here for more info.Read More
Vivien Ireland’s love of colour comes through strongly in her artwork. Using a range of mediums including Alcoholic Inks, Acrylics and oils, Vivien’s work includes abstracts, intuitive art and landscapes. A number of Vivien’s works can be found in her Redbubble shop, and more are found on her Art Lovers Australia page. Vivien’s Dereel art…Read More
If you are in Ballarat, take a stroll through the Block Arcade where you will find Kate Wise’s gallery space. Kate’s works range from fluid works in acrylics to landscapes and botanical images. You can view her work on her artist profile page, or visit her website to see her online shop and more works…Read More
Christmas shopping? Visit Red Echidna Studios in Smythes Creek.Read More
Raintree Art has moved, just down the road to 64 School Lane Cambrian Hill. Open 6 days a week.Read More
A fascinating interview with Rosalind Lawson who is the President of GP Arts Inc., and just one of several members of GP Arts Inc., participating in Nature Nurturing Art. Click the link below to see the whole exhibitionRead More
By Wendy Spall Further to my article in last month’s Leigh News, I will introduce you to the remaining artists that I met during the Dereel festival. Lisa Hunter is a mixed media artist and she was experimenting with a concept she was calling “Ancestral Imagination,” It consisted of her layering photos of her ancestors…Read More
By Wendy Spall Last October I was invited to attend the Dereel Art and Craft Festival, and I met up with some very talented artists. As I wandered around and studied all the art on show, I stopped to talk to the artists that were displaying their work. Marita Reynolds was using Ink Tense pencils…Read More