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August 10, 2022

Tahune Airwalk/HIP Residency

As you know the airwalk was devastated in the 2019 bushfires but it is now up and running, A HIP residency at the site was offered in 2019, and there was a great response from HIP members. An overnight residency is now being offered again in (last weekend in March or first weekend in April) 2023 to allow members to respond to the regenerated site. Whilst there, artists will col...

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August 2, 2022

Message for Peace

HIP Pop Up Print Sale and Exhibition

At Social, SAC 28th September – 10th October 2022

Hunter Island Press members are invited to submit an image to be made into a postcard that will be sold to raise funds for the Ukraine Crisis Appeal.

Other work will be exhibited and on sale with proceeds towards UCA.

See info sheet for further details or contact Jeanie Edwards jeanieedwards@outlook.com.au or Sarah Robert-Tissot srtissot@icloud.com

 

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March 27, 2022

Artist’s Block? This may be the workshop for you!

Save the date: Saturday 23rd July, 10am - 4pm.
Helen Mueller will lead a workshop on Exploring the Creative Process, which delves into current understandings about some of the things that both help and hinder us in our creative undertakings.  A range of specific and targeted tasks will be employed to test out this intriguing and elusive process and to assist each person t...

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March 25, 2022

Member’s Exhibition ‘CONNECTED’

Exhibition Opening - Thursday 7th April, 5.30pm at The Schoolhouse Gallery
Everyone is welcome to the Opening of the collaborative exhibition "Connected" at the Schoolhouse Gallery, Rosny Barn.  The exhibition is in conjunction with Hunter Island Press, Bellerive & Moving Creature Print Studio, Lindisfarne.  The them of this joint exhibition is to reflect on th...

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March 25, 2022

2 Day Multi-Colour Woodblock Printing Workshop

Save the Date - Weekend 2-Day Workshop, 7th and 8th May, 2022
Michael Schlitz will be running a multi-colour woodblock printing workshop. In this two-day workshop, Michael will cover image construction & development, tool sharpening, image transfer, traditional registration methods, printing by hand and press using three colours. Spaces available for 8 participants.&n...

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February 14, 2022

Annual General Meeting

Our AGM will be held at the Studio at 12 noon on 26 March. All positions are vacant and any financial member may nominate and vote. Non members are welcome to attend. Please bring a plate to share. Note that the meeting will be followed by the presentation of Frame of Mind prints to the Derwent Valley Arts committee.
We look forward to seeing you all there!...

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September 22, 2021

Portraiture for Printmaking

Portraiture for Printmaking with Yillian Basser.
6 - 8pm Thursday 4th, 11th and 18th November 2021 at the HIP Studio, Bellerive.
Over the history of art until now, the subject of portraiture continues to engage artists from all walks of life. It inspires empathy and connection, at the same time challenging skill and expression.
In this three week workshop we will journey fro...

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April 15, 2021

Portraiture for Printmaking

Portraiture for Printmaking
Over the history of art until now, the subject of portraiture continues to engage artists from all
walks of life. It inspires empathy and connection, at the same time challenges skill and
expression. In this six week workshop we will journey from the basics of drawing the head
and face to the complexity of detailing the features. We will look at ...

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