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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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Making it in Moreland

Making it in Moreland – a series of free discussions and workshops for creatives
Are you a business trying to make it in Moreland? Council are

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Dead Letter Club

Dead Letter Club – The next evening is Wednesday 22 November at People Powered Urban Winery, NOISY RITUAL in Brunswick East.

A backlash to Twitter, textspeak,

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Demonstrate your Craft

We’ve got some space available to showcase local artists & craftspeople who aren’t selling items on the day – Are you interested in demonstrating your craft, or holding some “on-the-day” workshops at our event on 25 November? We have indoor space available, plus some room outdoors for anyone who would bring their own marquee. If you are interested contact Danielle at the Etsy Made Local Melbourne Team =&0=&hello@madelocalmelbourne.com =&1=& madelocalmelbourne.com Shop from local Etsy sellers at a pop-up market in Melbourne. Bringing you the very best of Melbourne’s handmade arts, crafts and vintage. What a great way to kick off the Christmas shopping season – by supporting your local makers! We are really excited to be supporting over 100 Etsy sellers from around Melbourne , and bringing this annual, national event to Coburg!

Join our Facebook event to stay up to date https://www.facebook.com/events/1718975231733668/

Date: 25 November

Time: 10am – 5pm Place: 14 Gaffney Street Public Transport: Train: Upfield line, we are right next to Batman Station Tram: Number 19, stop 37 Sydney Rd/Gaffney St Cycle: Upfield Bike Path Directions to get there: read more

TIMOR-LESTE: Then and Now – The Good Room

Friday 27 October- Thursday 9th November 2017

Open Friday 27th October 6-8pm

Late open Thursday 9th November 6.30-8pm

​With the  fifteenth anniversary of independence for

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The Creative Exchange – October

Seeking Entrepreneurial Solutions to Support Freelance Artists

Presented by Creative Victoria

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When:Thursday, 26 October 2017
Time:  3pm-4.30pm (Doors

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Arts and the NDIS: Working Together

17 October 2017 | Footscray Community Arts Centre

 Presented by Arts West & Arts Access Victoria Topics include:

  • What is NDIS and how does it relate to the arts?
  • What do arts organisations need to know about the NDIS?
  • How

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Blindside’s Professional Development Series

BLINDSIDE is proud to present the 2017 Professional Development Series. Led by industry experts, these sessions offer unique professional development opportunities for artists,

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Ceramics – Introduction

Tue Oct 24 2017 at 06:30 pm
Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray
Explore making your own hand built porcelain objects with Erin from erinswindow. Make your own jewellery dish bowls, pinch pots, and more. Perfect as an introduction to ceramics for those keen to develop their existing skills. Basic materials will be supplied.

WHEN: Tuesdays, 24 October – 14 November, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
VENUE: FCAC
COST: $180 (3 sessions)

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Opening to Art – Introduction

Commencing Thursday October 19  at 7:00 pm
Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray
In this class we develop a strong foundation in drawing. Working primarily in charcoal to develop observational drawing skills we will then develop form, composition and spatial relationships. Once this drawing foundation is established we will then begin to explore colour with pastels. This class is for beginners and the hope is that as the individuals continue this course they will explore pastels and working with paint as they move through to the Advanced Opening to Art class.

WHEN: Thursdays, 19 October – 7 December, 7pm – 9pm
COST: $245 / $220 concession (8 sessions)

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The Creative Exchange – September 2017

Connecting Australians: Results of the National Arts Participation Survey

Presented by Creative Victoria

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When:Thursday, 21 September 2017
Time:  3pm-4.30pm (Doors

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Accessing Your Mojo – Acrylics on Canvas Workshop w Leila Boakes

 Sunday October 1 at 12:00 pm
in.cube8r gallery, 321 Smith Street, Fitzroy

‘Accessing Your Mojo – Acrylics on Canvas’ will be an exciting #workshop hosted by Leila Boakes.

Leila will be teaching her students how find the profain in

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Workshop: Emceeing spoken word with Anthony O’Sullivan

Tuesday September 19 at 6:00 pm
Siteworks, 33 Saxon Street, Brunswick, Australia

Melbourne Spoken Word presents a special skills-based workshop on those wanting to learn or fine-tune their skills in the art of emceeing/hosting spoken word or poetry events.

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SEPTEMBER THINKERS & MAKERS SALON

ORGANIC PLASTIC – NEWSTEAD – ARTS HUB

Carolyn Cardinet

Exhibition 2-30 September 2017

Opening Saturday 9 September 2-4pm

Plastic Waterways 2017 – WORA @ Castlemaine State Festival

Inter-disciplinary French-born and

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NAVA Online Courses is back for Semester 2

If you missed Semester 1 here’s your chance to enrol in the next round of NAVA’s 7-week online courses: Building Your Audience and Writing Grant Proposals.

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Directors Lab: Melbourne

Applications close 28 August 2017

 Inspired by the Lincoln Centre model, Directors Lab: Melbourne is an eight-day creative laboratory held in collaboration with Melbourne Festival.

The program accepts 30 directors from across Australia and the world, to participate in eight days of masterclasses, performance and rigorous debate with leading national and international

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Photography Workshop for Craft Makers

Saturday August 19 2017 at 10:00 am

COLLINS PLACE GALLERY, Melbourne, Australia

Great photos will help you represent yourself, sell your work, get you grants and make you look

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This Month at the Good Room

Clowning Workshop with David Maney

Saturday August 5 at 10:00 am

Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray

Explore the world of physical comedy through clowning, improvisation and games. An energetic

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We Work This Shop July 30

Sun Jul 30 2017 at 06:00 pm

Siteworks, 33 Saxon Street, Brunswick, Australia

We Work This Shop is a free weekly poetry & spoken word workshop hosted by Melbourne Spoken Word.

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Craft and Design as a Career Conference

CRAFT & DESIGN AS A CAREER CONFERENCE 
SATURDAY 12 & SUNDAY 13 AUGUST

This year’s #CDC has been completely re-designed and re-formatted across two days with more

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Oxygen Youth Space Internal Fit Out Design Workshop

Oxygen Youth Space is expanding!!! 
Come along to this design workshop and help shape the look and feel of our brand new large multipurpose recreational space and courtyard.

Who

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So much on at Sussex House

We have lots to offer in Semester 2 with some great new programs! Please take a minute to read the complete guide and share with your friends, family and neighbours!

July

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Thinkers and Makers Salon – The Good Room

The Thinkers & Makers Salon is a monthly curated event with special guest presentations, jam sessions, an open mic segment, impromptu readings and performances

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Craft Cubed: Craft & Design as a Career

12 & 13 August 2017

It’s back! And bigger than ever! Returning to this year’s Craft Cubed festival, Craft presents their Craft and Design as a Career symposium! Featuring an incredible line-up of guest speakers including The Good Copy’s Penny Modra and Radical Craftivist Rayna Fahey from Radical Cross Stitch, this year’s #CDC  invites you to share in the stories of leading artists and designers as they relate their successes and missteps, advice and unique perspectives on contemporary craft and design practice in Australia and beyond. For more info go here read more

School Holiday Program at Noir Darkroom

Entries open for John Marsden & Hatchette Prize for Young Writers

Entries are now open for the 2017 John Marsden & Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers, a developmental award open exclusively to Australian secondary school students across

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DAIR Call Out

Applications close 30 June 2017

Ausdance Victoria Dance Artist in Residence Program (DAIR) invites independent dance artists, collectives, collaborators and companies of any dance genre to submit proposals for the 2017 program.

DAIR is a direct response to the ongoing challenges of access to affordable and appropriate spaces to dance artists for the development of dance making and practice. DAIR activities

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New Workshops at the Good Room

Angela and Sheena’s next Inspiring Soiree is on!

Monday 19 June 2017  7-9pm

New Futures Creative –   Level 1/377 Sydney Rd, Coburg

This month’s soiree revolves around Sheena’s Level Playing Field 2017 project.

Level

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Family History with the Good Room

INVITATION

The Foundling Archive is happy to announce the launch of our Writers & Documenters Group.

LAUNCHING:

Saturday 3rd June

10.30am until 3.30pm

The Good Room, Brunwick East

Join us for a day of workshopping, beginning with the return of local historians Lee Hooper

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Melbourne Spoken Word presents Sierra DeMulder (USA)

Sunday August 20 2017 at 7:00 pm

Howler Melbourne, 7-11 Dawson Street, Brunswick.

Entry is via the car park directly opposite Brunswick City Baths., Brunswick

Melbourne Spoken

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Young Entrepreneurs in the North – 2017

Do you want to start your own small business? Do you need some support to get your idea up and running?

The Young Entrepreneurs in the North (YEN) program will provide young

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Adhocracy Artist Call Out

Applications close 29 May 2017

Adhocracy is Vitalstatistix’s national hothouse, supporting the creative development of new experimental and multidisciplinary arts projects. Artists from around Australia will create,

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Wurundjeri Traditional Games Day

SATURDAY 3 JUNE 2017

Celebrate National Reconciliation Week and join us at ATC Cook Reserve Glenroy, adjacent to the Ballerrt Mooroop College site, for a day

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In Black and White – Noir Darkroom

Fringe Artist Registrations Now Open

Applications close 29 May 2017

Melbourne Fringe is a big, bold (and gloriously messy) celebration of independent art. From 14 September – 1 October artists take over Melbourne’s streets, venues, clubs and even its lounge rooms in a Festival for anyone, including you. Fringe is proudly open access which means ANYONE can be in Fringe. It’s an open playing field so dream big. Fringe is a perfect time to take a risk and push the envelope of your art-form. Fringe is a safe space, perfect for experimentation and discovery. Whatever you do, give it a red hot go. For more info go here read more

Clay Art Classes at Sussex Neighbourhood House

We love our creatives.
Did you know that we run 3 separate clay art programs? They all start next Tuesday with Ceramic Artist Ursula Utkiewicz

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