Wonderful evening in Springsure for the opening of our Shine Bright ‘Tough and Tender Beauty’ Art exhibition. This exhibition showcased the work of 6 Banana Shire and Central Highlands Shire based artists who were all involved in our ‘at home’ artist residencies in 2020. It was great to finally meet the artists in person and to see their innovative work. Thanks to all of the artists involved Sarah Larsen Hilary Coulter Rebecca Collis Michelle Grey Raelene BockTracey Hewitt, Artist + Writer Many thanks to Central Highlands Regional Council and especially Nikki for the beautiful installation of the exhibition.
FREE DRAWING WORKSHOP We are thrilled to present a one day drawing workshop in Wondai as part of the Shine Bright Festival. Emma Thorp, a contemporary Fraser Coast Artist who creates highly detailed pencil and digital art illustrations will be guiding participants to develop their very own personal iconography. During this workshop Emma will break down the steps that she uses to create her artwork and guide participants in the purposeful creation of images focusing on colour and representative objects to express and illustrate their best memories. Her solo exhibition, Early, is currently on tour around Queensland and will be on display at the Wondai during June. Sunday the 6th of June, 10am – 3:30pm. More information: cqregionalarts.net/drawing-workshop/
Keppel Coast Arts has Launched a new performance program called The Creek Sessions, a 3 year project designed to be collaborative, innovative and supportive of the arts and which will focus on trialli...
📌WE NEED YOU- applications close next Friday May 7📌
Seeking members for our Inclusive Arts Advisory Group
Crossroad Arts has an exciting PAID opportunity for anyone who is Deaf or identifies as having a disability including those with mental health conditions, hidden disability, chronic illness or who are neurodiverse who would like to assist us with ensuring our creative offerings are as inclusive and accessible as possible.
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The Check In QLD app will also be used to check in at the Shine Bright Festival over the weekend ✅ We suggest you download the app before you arrive and enter your details, then all you’ll need to do on arrival is scan our unique QR code. 📱 Download the Check In Qld App via Google Play or the App Store. For more information visit > www.covid19.qld.gov.au/check-in-qld... See MoreSee Less
✨FREE SONGWRITING WORKSHOP✨ Have you ever wanted to try your hand at song writing? Well, here is your opportunity! CQRASN is proud to present a Song Writing Workshop with Rachel Koster & Boi Crompton ( with Special Guest Eskae Van Eck). This one-day song writing workshop will provide participants with all the tools they need to get started in song writing. Rachel Koster & Boi Crompton have more than 50 years combined professional music industry and song writing experience. They will expertly guide participants to complete their very own song by the end of the day. Located in Gayndah, this workshop is open to both and beginner and intermediate song writers. Proficiency in a musical instrument is not required, as workshop tutors will be available to accompany participants. They will also be there to support participants with chording, song structure and vocals. This is a fantastic opportunity to get your creative juices flowing and work with professional songwriters.
DATE & TIME: Saturday the 5th of June 11:00am – 8:30pm. LOCATION: Upstairs function room and downstairs music room. Gayndah Arts & Cultural Centre. Meson Street, Gayndah, QLD. (Some instruments on site and available for use). COST: This workshop is FREE to participants. This workshop has been funded by the Central Queensland Regional Arts Services Network (CQRASN) as part of the Shine Bright Festival. OPEN TO: Beginner/intermediate songwriters from the North Burnett & surrounds (any age from high school to adult). For more info: cqregionalarts.net/song-writing-workshop/... See MoreSee Less