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VISIT TO OLA COHN CENTRE THURSDAY 17TH OCT 2019

November 18, 2019

  Marion Chapman, Suzanne Kaldor, Tessa Wallis, Jocelyn Bell and Carmel O’Connor welcomed the Art Gallery of Ballarat GALLERY GUIDES:-Ellen Ryan – AGB Guides Secretary. Peta Price, Ewan Barker, Heather Macleod, Fran McPhee Allan, Marg Dalton,  Margot Burrows,  Marie Kau, Kathie Ensor, Caroline Hutterer, Colleen Burke, Fiona Tonkin, Geraldine Roberts, Ann Lacey, Irena Kempski, Gail Schuler and…

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MSWPS TIME CAPSULE 2020-2050

November 11, 2019

Dear Full Members, You are invited to participate in a rare event. PLEASE JOIN THE MSWPS TIME CAPSULE 2020 – 2050 SIZE – A4 OR SMALLER Art Work with title & medium on PAPER (must be dry)  or  a Photograph of a Sculpture DUE DATE – DELIVERY 6 December 2019   or – POST to arrive…

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Australian Art Excellence Awards 2019

November 11, 2019

Nine Artists, Members of MSWPS were finalists in the AGRA Australian art Excellence Awards for 2019. Cynthia Boyle, Diana Edwards, Annee Kelly, Jude Marganis, Kath McCann, Barbara McManus, Roz McQuillan, Anne Melloy and Vivi Palegeorge. Congratulations to Cynthia Boyle for receiving the Packer’s Prize for Glimpse of Eildon Congratulations to Roz McQuillan for Winning the…

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Oak’s Day Paint-Out at Kate Herd’s Garden

November 11, 2019

Oak’s Day Paint-Out at Kate Herd’s Garden. View Street, Alphington Members: Kate Herd, Silvia Isaac, Tessa Wallis, Marion Chapman, Jo Reitze, Louise Foletta and Carmel O’Connor with guests Bernice Lewis, Louise’s student Katherine Tolley and Jo’s students Rosa and Luca. Australian Plein Air painting is a challenge which musters up the MSWPS serious painter to…

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POP-UP ART – ERICA WAGNER

November 11, 2019

Pop-Up Art Show at the Moving Room on Friday Nov 29, at 6.30-9pm   .

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2019 Annual Bus Trip

November 1, 2019

The Annual Bus Trip for Members and friends is an excellent way to meet up with fellow members and their guests, whilst experiencing a tour of selected Art Exhibitions. On 31st October MSWPS Bus Trip went to the Yarra Valley To view the Sculpture Exhibition and Awards at Yering Station. 48 finalists artworks of sculpture…

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President Thank you – Annual Exhibition and Lecture

October 30, 2019

Dear Members, Thank you for a well considered selection of works to hang in our 2019 Annual Exhibition. The exhibition operation ran very smoothly – Thank you all. The exhibition was a success with over 200 people to the Opening and 60 people to the Lecture. As you are all aware the committee works voluntarily for all of…

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North Bellarine Arts Trail

October 30, 2019

Anne Finkelde and Nell Frysteen are participating in the North Bellarine Arts Trail. Nov 2nd and 3rd. Check Facebook for details and map. Hello MSWPS members. This is an invite to visit the wonderful Bellarine Peninsula this weekend, Nov 2nd and 3rd. 2 MSWPS members will open their art studios as part of the Northern…

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Ngaire J

October 24, 2019

“Come along and share a celebration of the last thirty years of creativity and sharing ideas about art with me at my home studio in Geelong. Easy to get to as I am only five minutes from the surf coast ring road – exit five to Newtown and Hamilton. I look forward to seeing some…

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High Tea with Lecture – The Women of Heide

October 14, 2019

In conjunction with the 110th Annual Exhibition on Thursday 10th October a Lecture The Women of Heide was presented by Lesley Harding Artistic Director Heide Museum of Modern art and Kendrah Morgan Senior Curator Heide Museum of Modern Art. Dr. Juliette Peers attended, who has written an essay for publication on Erica McGilchrist to be launched…

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