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2014 Arts Festival
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2013 Arts Festival
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Welcome to Wallace Gallery Morrinsville

167 Thames Street Morrinsville
Open 10am - 4pm, Tuesday - Saturday
11am - 3pm Sundays during Winter

2014 Arts Festival - September 13th to 21st
We have 9 days of exciting events coming our way for our 4th annual Arts Festival.

Performances

Mystic and Magic
Wednesday 17th at 7pm
Tickets $20
A hilarious adults magic show (stand-up comedy style) that really gets the audience involved! Bridget Flanagan will perform a jaw-dropping aerial display and welcome guests with a fire performance. A night not to miss!

Sunday Afternoon Concert
Sunday 21st at 2pm
Tickets $15 including afternoon tea
An amazing concert starring Morrinsville College Jazz Band, the wonderful Te Aroha Community Choir, Piako Concert Brass and the ladies of The Waikato Rivertones!

Art Allsorts
Thursday 18th at 7pm
Tickets $20
Art talks by four talents in different art fields.

Kyle Sattler
An Artists Search for Creative Evolution
Deconstructing and reinventing an artistic framework from simple painting to animated organic moving image.

Jerome Kavanagh
Taonga Puoro- Voices of the Elements
Experience the sounds of the bush, mountains and sea through our almost lost art of Taonga Puoro.

Gaye Carrothers
The Darker Side of Art: Art Crime
Learn about fakes, forgeries, looted and stolen art in this insightful look at the booming business of Art Crime.

Jim Wheeler
Nature as Metaphor
How a small town boy managed to scratch the surface after 40 years- sees the woods for the trees!

Workshops

Life Drawing Class
Saturday 20th at 10am-12pm
$20- booking necessary
Tutored life drawing by Emma-Jane McIntosh. Learn how to draw the human body; from quick sketches to a full drawing. Open to all skill levels aged 16+ years. Please bring materials.

Creative Fibre Morrinsville
Saturday 20th at 1-4pm
Cost is $10
Come down to learn the art of spinning wool, observe the craft and learn techniques. For beginners. Material included.

Knitting Workshop
Tuesday 16th 1-2:30pm
Cost is $5
Learn the basics of knitting with an experienced group that can teach you some great skills! Materials included.

Hand Dyed Silk Scarves
Sunday 21st 10am-12pm
Cost is $30- booking necessary, limited places.
Create your own hand dyed silk scarf with teacher Donna Myjer. Learn to dye with multiple colours and take away your stunning creation. All material included- please bring ice-cream container with lid.

Kids Activities- Children's Day

Saturday 13th
The Puppet Man- 11am
$2 per child
Bring your kids down yo see the amazing puppet man perform! Please bring a cushion

Magician- 12pm
$2 per child
Trevor from simply magic will entertain all with his fantastic act. Hugely enjoyable for kids of all ages. Please bring a cushion.

Face painting- 11am-1pm
Gold coin
Bring your kids to get their face painted!

Kids Learn to Knit- 1-3pm
$5 per child
A class for children aged 8-15 to learn to knit. Materials are included, so come down and enjoy learning a new craft!

What's Going On?


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Volunteers needed!

Please contact us via email or phone if you are interested in volunteering at the gallery for 3 hours weekly or fortnightly.

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