Tag Archives: textiles

Fawkner Festa Expressions of Interest Now Open

Do you work, live in, or have a connection to Fawkner? Do you have a project, performance or activity that you would like to see come to life, or a community, small business

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The Atrium: exhibit your work in 2019

Applications are now open for artists or curators to exhibit in the Atrium in 2019. This Gallery space is suited for experienced artists who work in sculptural and spatial practices.

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Craft Hatch Market is back!

Drum roll, we are bringing back Craft Hatch Market Program.

This is our emerging makers retail foundation experience – with a market to cap it off.

Join us at the very

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Australia Council Grants

Applications close 5 June 2018 The Arts Projects program funds a range of activities that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. The Career Development grant can provide support to further develop your skills or improve your capacity to build an enduring career.  Find out more read more

Festival of Contemporary Machine Stitch 2018

Lizette Campbell

From September to November 2018 the Embroiderers’ Guild NSW Inc is proud to present the FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY MACHINE STITCH 2018.

With machine embroidery workshops, artist

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Dandenong Ranges Open Studios are just around the corner

Open Studios is just around the corner…

It is with pride that we welcome you to the Dandenong Ranges Open Studios taking place on 5 + 6 May, 10:00am to 5:00pm each day. This unique experience that gives you the opportunity

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Craft Cubed Festival Artist in Residence

Applications close 26 April 2018 A new initiative where makers are invited to re-create their home-studios in Craft’s library space on Watson Place for a fortnight of making live in an environment where private and public collide.

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Craft Cubed 2018

Strutt Your Stuff

ON THIS WEEKEND

We are excited to announce that Strutt Your Stuff is back in 2018, presenting Creative Carnivale in Glenroy.

When: Saturday 17 March 6pm-9pm

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VOCATIONAL TRAINER: CLOTHING AND TEXTILE PRODUCTION

VICSEG New Futures is looking for a spirited and enthusiastic trainer with a passion for textiles, a talent for teaching and a generous and open heart for working with migrants,

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Active Spaces in Darebin

The Active Spaces in Darebin program works with real estate agents, property owners and creative business to transform areas which have an abundance of vacant

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The Unconformity Artist Residencies

Applications close 23 February 2018 The Unconformity Artist Residencies have been designed to support the development needs of artists, allowing time to research, develop relationships and focus on their work in the provocative Queenstown environment.

Artists will be supported with:

•     $2,500 artist fee
•     $500 materials budget
•     In-kind accommodation
•     Per diems
•     A

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Markit + Bakesale

Applications are now open for our next event on Sunday 22 April 2018 at Federation Square

EXHIBIT ALONGSIDE A CURATED SELECTION OF AUSTRALIA’S BEST INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS

Established in 2010, Markit + BakeSale presents over 90 stalls across ceramics, jewellery,

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Strutt Your Stuff

We are excited to announce that Strutt Your Stuff is back in 2018, presenting Creative Carnivale in Glenroy.

When: Saturday 17 March 6pm-9pm
Where:

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Beginner Embroidery Workshop

Would you like to embellish your clothes and home with your own hand embroidery like those you see on Instagram?

Tamara’s beginner hand embroidery workshop gives you all

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The Make It Collective Christmas Market at Melbourne Museum

Sunday December 17 from 10:00 to 4:30 pm

Melbourne Museum, 11 Nicholson St, Carlton

The Make It Collective has teamed up with The Melbourne Museum to bring handmade enthusiasts

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The Other Art Fair Sydney Call Out

Applications close 17 December 2017

Continuing to grow within the art world, The Other Art Fair is recognised as the definitive place to discover exciting and emerging talent. Not only about selling artworks,

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Small Giants Christmas Fete

We are hosting our annual Christmas Fete (previously called the Dumbo Feather Christmas Fete) and we’d love you to come along. A day of festive frivolity and supporting

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Summer School Workshops at the Guild 2018

Handweavers and Spinners Guild of Victoria, 655 Nicholson St, Carlton North

For three weeks each January, the Guild has a range of exciting and creative day and weekend classes!

Whether you are interested in Weaving, Spinning, or any

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2018 Hottie Challenge


Will you join us for the 2018 Hottie Challenge?

As part of today’s Open Day celebrations, we’re very excited to launch our 2018 Hottie Cover Challenge!
Help

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Handmade for Humans Summer Market

Friday November 24 from 5:00 pm
VU at Metrowest, 136-142 Nicholson St, Footscray

Handmade for Humans’ annual Summer Market is coming up as part of the One Night in Footscray celebrations, with tables of beautiful treasures, each piece handcrafted with love

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NAVA Australian Artists’ Grants

Applications close 4 November 2017

The Australian Artists’ Grant was initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to produce, present and promote their

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The Big Design Market

Australian Tapestry Workshop AIR

Applications for the 2018 Artist in Residence Program are now open. Applications close on Friday 17 November 2017.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

The Australian Tapestry Workshop enjoys an international reputation as a leader in contemporary tapestry. It is the only workshop of its kind

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Get your art out there!

The rains came – Tamara Russell – karhina.com

The following sites are art blogs, art magazines and art related sites that are looking for art to feature on their websites.  Being on these sites can not only raise awareness

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Loewe Art Prize applications open

About the Craft Prize

The LOEWE Craft Prize seeks to acknowledge and support international artisans of any age (over 18) or gender who demonstrate an exceptional ability to create objects of

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c3 Applications to Exhibit Now Open

Apply to exhibit at c3

All applications to exhibit are considered by the c3 curatorial committee made up of leading artists and creative professionals. It’s important

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Arts Projects for Individuals & Groups

Applications close 3 October 2017

 The Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups program funds a range of activities that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. Examples of activities this grant supports include the creation of new work, creative development, touring, festivals, productions, exhibitions, publishing, recording and market development activity.

For more information go here

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Burrinja Climate Change Biennale

Applications are now open for the Burrinja Climate Change Biennale $9,000 Acquisitive Art Award

Applications due Friday 29 September – APPLY NOW

Uniquely situated in the temperate rainforest micro-climate of the Dandenong Ranges on Melbourne’s eastern fringes, its location

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Aaron Billings – OFF CUTS

Opening Thursday 7 Sept, 6pm

This work is about being honest, about being a working artist and trying to make something beautiful out of waste.

7 – 24th September

Off

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Match Lab is open

Calling independent artists and groups! MATCH Lab is now open.

MATCH Lab, our matched funding program for independent artists and artistic groups, is now open. If you’re looking to boost your fundraising skills, raise money for your

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Sisters’ Market

MoreArt Application Open

MoreArt Public Art Show

MoreArt Public Art Show

Our annual art in public spaces event along Moreland’s iconic transport corridors.

Applications open now!

MoreArt is our annual art-in-public-spaces event that continues to surprise and engage

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Tandum

Tandum is a NGO who support a variety of initiatives in third world countries.  This collaboration is to provide reusable sanitary packs for young girls in Kenya so they can

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Yarra Annual Grants

HIAP Residencies

Applications close 28 June 2017

 HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is seeking applications from artists worldwide for residencies taking place at HIAP Suomenlinna and HIAP Cable Factory in 2018.

HIAP Residency Programme is HIAP’s main residency programme, which has welcomed artists to Helsinki since the year 1998. The programme focuses on contemporary art but is open for

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‘Constance on the Edge’

VICSEG New Futures would like to invite you to our Refugee Week event
The Film Screening of – ‘Constance on the Edge’

This year for Refugee Week, VICSEG New Futures is

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City of Melbourne Grants

Applications close 29 May 2017

Each year the City of Melbourne supports and celebrates its overwhelmingly creative and talented community through its annual arts grants program.

Grants of up to $20,000 are open to artists and creatives across all disciplines – including performance, new media music, dance, theatre and visual art.

Arts grants are available

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Darebin Art Prize – Entries Open

Entries close 27 July 2017

The $10,000 Darebin Art Prize is a biennial multi-medium award for excellence in contemporary visual art.

It is open to Australian citizens or permanent residents residing primarily

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Boroondara Annual Grants

Applications close 5 June 2017

Each year, the City of Boroondara offers grants of up to $10,000 for not-for-profit community organisations, groups or clubs for new one-off projects activities and equipment

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