Events on and around the Peninsula
1. XX Factor co-curated by Nicci Parry-Jones from Friday 1 March to Tuesday 2 April 2019 at Butter Factory Arts Centre, 11a Maple Street Cooroy. this exhibition shines a light on the talent and passion of 13 Sunshine Coast ceramicists. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
2. Autumn Tiny Art by Ronda Luland from Friday 1 March to Friday 24 May 2019 at Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, 420 Brunswick Street Fortitude Valley. Part of the Flying Arts exhibition. More info contact email@example.com.
3. Creation Station, a collection of works by members of the Childers’ Visual Arts Group from, Saturday 2 March to Wednesday 3 April 2019 at Gin Gin Regional Courthouse Gallery, 80a Mulgrave Street Gin Gin. Phone 4147 2154.
4. Treasures of the Burrum by Howard & District Creative Arts Group from Wednesday 6 to Saturday 30 March 2019 at Gatakers Artspace, Kent Street Maryborough. More info go to firstname.lastname@example.org.
5. 46th Muswellbrook Art Prize 2019. Exhibition 10 March to 5 May 2019. Entries close midnight 27 January. $10,000 ceramic prize. Entry costs: $25 per entry. Enter at muswellbrookartprize.com.au
6. Table for Two by Darling Downs Potters’ Club from 2 to 29 March 2019 at their club, 145 West Street, Toowoomba. For more information call (07) 4632 7021.
7. Online masterclasses by Australian Ceramics (TACA): March masterclass: 4-25 March 2019. Whimsical Handbuilt Creatures with Clairy Laurence. Visit TACA’s website for details.
8. Lustres and Gold with Johanna DeMaine on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 March 2019 at her studio, 55 Maleny Street Landsborough. $350 fee. Places are strictly limited.
9. Designing and Creating Tea-Ware with Rowley Drysdale on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March 2019 from 10am to 4pm at his studio, Quixotica Art Space, 151 Musa Vale Road Cooroy. More info and booking go to www.rowleydrysdaleart.com.au/workshops.
10. Ready to Raku... with Rowley Drysdale on Wednesday 20 March 2019 from 10am to 2pm at Quixotica Art Space, 151 Musa Vale Road Cooroy. Check his website for more info. www.rowleydrysdaleart.com.au/workshops
11. The art of Nerikomi with Anne Mossman by Ceramic Arts Queensland (CAQ) on Sunday 24 March 2019 from 10am to 1pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. More info and booking: www.ceramicartsqld.org.au.
12. Ceramic Conference Victoria from Friday 29 to Sunday 31 March 2019 at Yarra Valley Estate. For more details and booking, go to ceramicconferencevictoria.com.
13. Creative Decals with Johanna DeMaine on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March 2019 at Bill Powell’s Studio, 1 Winderadeen Court Nerang. $350 fee. Contact email@example.com for details.
14. Sculptors Exposed by our member Gerry O’Connor from Saturday 30 March to Saturday 8 June 2019 at Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Unit 7 199 Gympie Road Strathpine. Presents 75 photos featuring 25 notable South East Queensland sculptors. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
15. Online masterclasses by TACA: April masterclass: 1-24 April 2019. Sophisticated surfaces with Shannon Garson. Visit TACA’s website for details.
16. The Biennial Kingaroy Sculpture Prize by Kingaroy Regional Art Gallery from 1 April to 25 May 2019 with an Open Award of $7,000. Entry from www.kingaroyart.com.au/2017-sculpture-prize.
17. Kevin Boyd 2019 Brisbane Workshop on Wednesday 3 April 2019 at A Ceramics, West End. Cost: $150. For all queries, go to email@example.com.
18. Easter Market Day by CWA Clontarf Branch on Saturday 6 April 2019 from 8am to 12.30pm at QCWA Clontarf Hall, cnr Georgina Street & Victoria Avenue Woody Point. The flyers are on the whiteboard.
19. Decorating workshop with Pauline Bladin by Gold Coast Potters on Saturday 6 April 2019 from 9.30am to 3.30pm at Gold Coast Potters Benowa Studios. Hands-on workshop explores decorating techniques including brushwork, sgraffito, wax resist, slip trailing and more. Check out their Facebook for details.
20. Custom Glazing – Understanding & Making your own glazes with Rowley Drysdale on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 April from 10am to 4pm at Quixotica Art Studio, 151 Musa Vale Road Cooroy. For more details, go to www.rowleydrysdaleart.com.au/workshops.
21. The Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards is an annual acquisitive exhibition sponsored by Moreton Bay Regional Council. Entries close on Wednesday 10 April and the exhibition opens on Friday 17 May 2019 at Strathpine Community Centre, 199 Gympie Road Strathpine. Check Council’s website for details.
22. Cultivate the Arts by Moreton Bay Regional Council. Engaging with social media on 13 April at 4 Hasking Street Caboolture. Visit Council’s website for details.
23. Printing on porcelain with Stephanie Outridge Field by Ceramic Arts Moreton Bay on Sunday 14 April from 9am t0 3pm at North Pine Potters. Check out details on their website.
24. Glass slumping for potters with Bill Powell on 13 and 14 April 2019 at his studio 1 Winderadeen Court Nerang. Sold Out!! Watch out for next workshop. Contact Bill on firstname.lastname@example.org
25. Raku Demonstration & Artist Stalls by CAQ on Sunday 28 April 2019 from 9am to 1pm at Southside Art Market – Morningside School of Arts , cnr Thynne & Wynnum Roads Wynnum. Entry free.
26. Holding Space, Making Place, The 15th Australian Ceramics Triennale, in Hobart, Tasmania from 1 to 4 May 2019 with TACA Members’ Exhibition 2019. Submissions closed on Thursday 1 May 2018. For more details, go to www.australianceramicstriennale.com.au.
27. Online masterclasses by TACA: May masterclass: 6-25 May 2019. Terra Sigillata Bonanza with Pru Morrison. Visit TACA’s website for details.
28. Wheel Throwing – from little things , Big things grow with Rowley Drysdale on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May 2019 from 10am to 4pm at Quixotica Art Studio, 151 Musa Vale Road Cooroy. More info and bookings: www.rowleydrysdaleart.com.au/workshops.
29. Moreton Bay Region Art Award from 17 – 26 May 2019 at Strathpine Community Centre. Prizes include an Acquisitive Award of $8,000. Entry closes on 1 March 2019. Details go to email@example.com
30. Decorative Techniques with Mollie Bosworth by CAQ on Sunday 19 May 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. Go to www.ceramicartsqld.org.au for details.
31. Sculptors Queensland – 50 years, Brisbane Sculpture Festival, on Friday 24 to Sunday 26 May 2019 ay Mt Coot-ha Botanic Gardens. Visit www.sculptorsqld.org.au for details.
32. Craft Pottery Award by Peter Stephens, South Australia. Entry and submission close on 31 May 2019. 3 awards each of $2,000. Get full details at www.craftpotteryaward.yolasite.com
33. Online masterclasses by TACA: June masterclass: 3-29 June 2019. Handbuilding large forms with Avital Sheffer. Visit TACA’s website for details.
34. “All things great and beautiful all creatures great and small”, Redcliffe Floral and Art Festival 2019 by St Peter the Fisherman Anglican Church on Friday 21 to Sunday 23 June 2019 from 10am to 4pm at 13 Lucinda Street Clontarf.
35. The Ian Currie Memorial Workshop with Jeff Mincham by CAQ on Sunday 23 June 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. For more details go to www.ceramicartsqld.org.au.
36. Ceramics with Peter Biddulph: Wheel throwing and decoration from 1 to 5 July 2019, 9am – 4.30pm at USQ Toowoomba Campus. Moer information at artsworx.usq.edu.au/event/ceramics-with-peter-biddulph/
37. Redcliffe Craft & Gift Fair by Quota International of Redcliffe on Saturday 6 July 2019 at Redcliffe Showgrounds Webb Hall. Registration closes on Tuesday 30 April. The form will be available at the club on request.
38. Journal of Australian Ceramics Launch event by CAQ on Sunday 21 July 2019 from 10am at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. More info go to www.ceramicartsqld.org.au.
39. Australian Ceramic Open Studios on 17 & 18 August 2019 by TACA. More details following.
40. $2000 Siliceous Award and CAQ’s annual members’ exhibition from Friday 23 August to Tuesday 3 September 2019 at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. More info on www.ceramicartsqld.org.au.
41. Weekend Glaze Workshop with Janet deBoos by CAQ from Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. Details on www.ceramicartsqld.org.au
42. Swell 2019 Sculpture Festival from 13 to 22 September 2019 at Currumbin Beach Walkway. Entries close 31 January 2019. Details at swellsculpture.com.au.
43. Working with Porcelain: Combining Techniques with Avi Amesbury by CAQ on Sunday 13 October 2019 from 9.30am to 4pm at BIA, 41 Grafton Street Windsor. More info on www.ceramicartsqld.org.au.
44. Raku Demonstration & Artist Stalls by CAQ on Sunday 24 November 2019 from 9am to 1pm at Southside Art Market, Morningside School of Arts, cnr Thynne & Wynnum Road Wynnum. Go to CAQ website for details.
45. Ceramix, TACA’s exhibition 2020 from 29 May to 19 July 2020 at Manly Art Gallery & Museum, NSW. Submit your proposal by 1 March 2019. For more information, go to firstname.lastname@example.org; subject: CERAMIX request for information.