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.
2016~2017 FORTHCOMING WORKSHOPS
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
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, email@example.com 0427097779
Books on Bruny
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
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