Granite Belt Art & Craft Trail 2021 Programme
Stanthorpe, QLD 4380
SAVE THE DATE - Friday 29th October 2021
GBART is excited to announce our Opening Night Spectacular featuring Stanthorpes very own Matthew Manahan.
Prepare your palette for a 2-course meal crafted by our very own Italian Style Chef, Jason Costanzo Giorgio’s Mobile Chef. Settle in and savour the sultry soft sounds of experienced local professional musicians, Stanthorpe Swooners, as they set the scene for Matthew to sweep you off your feet!
This is GBART’s major annual fundraiser – please help us to take the leap to a Tier 2 Event in 2022, as we prepare to celebrate Stanthorpe’s 150th Anniversary.
EARLY BIRD TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE - Book now as Early bird tickets will go fast!
The process in making candles and talk about each step in the process of making.
Demonstrations are free and include volunteers stepping through how to make interesting bag variations.
Borderline Artists will be showcasing their artisan talent at the Summit, right next door to the Alpaca Artisans Shop.
Visitors can attend demonstrations of a hand-cranked sock knitting machine in action continuously throughout the day and will be guided through the process of making a sock on and off the machine.
90 minute, watercolour workshops includes all materials and your own brushes to take home.
Free demonstrations. Judi will be available for questions in between demonstrations.
Krishna Heffernan will be demonstrating how to construct a collage painting.
Laurie will be demonstrating the use of oils in painting in his own particular style for free. You will learn about: Preparation of the canvas / Choice of subject matter / Layering whilst capturing the light / Bringing it all together in a way that embodies the emotion of the moment.
Welcome to a world of intaglio printing combined with layered printing and/or hand colouring effects.
You will model and create a small native animal that will remain in the studio to be dried and fired; then packaged and posted to you.
Norman Clayton will demonstrate a selection of equipment and materials he uses when Plein air (outdoors on location) oil painting.
You will produce a beautifully unique 99.9% silver pendant ready for firing.
Patena will be demonstrating her unique painting and drawing technique where these two mediums are merged in a way to create a non-traditional watercolour result.
Peter will discuss his journey from the need for perfection to the freedom of art and working with nature.
The Granite Belt Rotary Club will be offering Picnic Hampers for sale for GBART enthusiasts to collect every morning before they set out on their creative adventure for the day.
Jen will focus on acrylics with a variety of subject matter across different workshops.