Activities

Art at the Point holds regular Exhibitions for the artists as well as workshops, demonstrations and children's art classes. 

The Gallery sponsors and supports young artists in the local community. They are encouraged to progress their skills to a standard that will create recognition and appreciation of their talent. The Gallery features a Young Artist Display regularly.

 

Past Activities

Simply IrRESISTible Workshop
Dennes Point, Bruny Island - September 9, 10, 11, 2016                                       Various resist techniques: cotton lawn + Indigo

Our 3rd Bruny Island escape - come and join mahdi chandler for 2 1⁄2 days of fibre based adventures. Spend the weekend at beautiful Dennes Point Exploring, RESISTs, clamped, tied, knotted, stitched, wrapped, flour pastes & soy wax on cloth & paper. Putting colour in - colours sourced from Bruny Island + Indigo & rust and some opportunities to take colour out as well.

Where: Dennes Point Hall, 18 Main Rd. Dennes Point. North Bruny

When: 4pm 6pm Friday 9 10am 4pm Saturday 10 &
10am
2pm Sunday 11 September

WORKSHOP - $225 includes tuition, Friday night Fish & Chips @ the Jetty Café, Saturday night at Kate’s, lunches, morning & afternoon tea.                          ACCOMMODATION  ~ available @ Breakaway, Dennes Point, 2 nights @ $150.00 Contact: Kate Morton - Art at the Point, 0427 097 779                                MATERIALS KIT - $30.00 dyes, chemicals, soy wax and some special bits & pieces to work with. Wrapped & gathered on silk, clamped & wrapped on cotton, seaweed resist on recycled silk, stitch & soy wax on linen, clamps & flour paste on cotton, various resists on unbleached linen

IMG_0487.JPG

Paper Bird Folding Workshop

As part of the 2016 Bruny Island Environmental Network Bird Festival on Bruny Island, Art at the Point Gallery is holding a paper bird folding workshop. Everyone who signs up will learn the art of paper folding and make paper birds that represent many of the endemic bird species on Bruny Island, such as bush birds, sea birds, raptors and parrots. Various papers will be provided but students will also get time and instruction to create their own individual decorated papers and make birds using  these.

WHERE: Dennes Point Hall, 18 Main Rd. Dennes Point, North Bruny.

WHEN:  Saturday 8th October, 2016 - 9.30 am till 3.30pm

BOOKINGS - Kate Morton, Art at the Point Gallery, kate@artatthepoint.com.au 0427097779

 

 

"Books on Bruny" Workshop

Horizen Series - Coptic binding indigo and rust

Horizen Series - Coptic binding indigo and rust

Escape to Bruny Island for 2 & ½ days & join mahdi chandler at Dennes Point, discover & explore the joys of making simple books.

We will be working with readily available materials to make several basic book forms, including, quick covers, folded, glued & stitched bindings. 

Where: Dennes Point Hall

When: April 2 & 3 2016 4pm - 6pm Friday, 10am - 4pm Saturday & Sunday

Notebooks & Journals

Notebooks & Journals

Contact Prints, Coptic binding & pamphlets  

Contact Prints, Coptic binding & pamphlets

 

Escape to Bruny

Escape to Bruny

Workshop cost – $200.00 includes tuition, Friday night Fish & Chips @ the Jetty Café, lunches, morning & afternoon tea

Materials kit $30 - Includes Canvas Panels, decorative papers, 300gsm 100% cotton rag paper & paper for signatures, glues, threads, colouring agents & more….

Accommodation available 2 nights @ $100.00 

Contact: Kate Morton - Art at the Point, 0427 097 779

Horizens Series - Canvas panel & Coptic binding, mixed media and collage

Horizens Series - Canvas panel & Coptic binding, mixed media and collage



Winter Drawing Workshops June 2015


Young Artists Display