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Mini Makers Art Club 2024

Ararat Gallery TAMA’s monthly Mini Makers Art Club is designed especially for preschoolers. Each session includes singing, story reading and a guided craft activity designed to develop creative expression and fine motor skills in a fun, …

Stitching Circle 2024

Resuming on Thursday 1st February 2024! An informal monthly gathering for lovers of stitching, on the first Thursday of the month, 1 – 3pm. Bring your own hand-stitching projects to work on with some friendly company. …

Life Drawing Classes

During this 2 hour life drawing class, artist Bev Isaac will guide you through timed warm-up and extended exercises and techniques to capture the human form. Bev will provide instruction and support throughout the class. All …

Stan Kelly Art Group

The Stan Kelly Art Group was founded in 1981 when one of Ararat’s most important artistic sons, Stan Kelly OAM, began teaching watercolour painting at the Ararat Town Hall’s Art Craft Workshop (now the Ararat Arts …

Propositions: Tapestry Design Prize For Architects 2023 | Official Opening

Join us for the official opening of Propositions: Tapestry Design Prize For Architects 2023, a touring exhibition from the Australian Tapestry Workshop, on Saturday 22nd June 2024 at 2pm. The exhibition will be opened by Australian Tapestry Workshop (ATW) …

Weaving Play with the Australian Tapestry Workshop

Tuesday 9th July, 10.30am – 1.30pm Try your hand at weaving with weavers from the Australian Tapestry Workshop. Play with a range of colourful materials including wool offcuts, recycled fabric and paper and experiment with different …

Kate Dorrough | Artist Talk

Join us for an Artist Talk presented by Kate Dorrough on Saturday 13th July 2024, 2pm – 3.30pm. Join Lineage exhibiting artist Kate Dorrough for an insightful exhibition floor talk and illustrated slideshow, exploring her mother …

The Artist as Fundraiser and the Art of Raising Funds

Join us for a workshop with Creative Australia on raising funds for your art on Wednesday 24th July 2024, 5pm – 7.30pm. The Artist as Fundraiser and the Art of Raising Funds is focused on providing …

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The Art of Survival – In Conversation with Kasia Töns & Heidi Kenyon

Saturday 15th June 2024, 2pm Join Panoply exhibiting artist Kasia Töns and artist/writer Heidi Kenyon in a discussion about creativity as a form of resilience. Heidi will talk to Kasia about her processes of making art …

Stripe Weaving Workshop with Misako Nakahira

Stripe weaving workshop with Misako Nakahira   In this workshop, Japanese textile artist Misako Nakahira will guide you in creating a small bookmark-sized striped weaving using colourful yarns, recycled fabrics, fancy yarns, and more. This three-hour workshop is …

Home School Art Session – May 2024

Thursday 16th May 2024, 2pm – 3.30pm Ararat Gallery TAMA welcomes home schoolers for some sculpting fun! Our quarterly home school session is designed to develop creative expression as we openly explore a range of different …

Autumn School Holiday Drop In Sessions – Pomonal

Staff from Ararat Gallery TAMA will popping up at Pomonal to facilitate hands-on crafting fun for children of all ages! We warmly welcome all families to pop into the Pomonal Hall and get creative! A variety …

Autumn School Holiday Drop In Session – Ararat

Join us in the Gallery for hands-on crafting fun for children of all ages! We warmly welcome all families to pop into the Gallery and get creative! A variety of activities will be available for children …

Moyston Easter Market

Staff from Ararat Gallery TAMA will be attending the Moyston Easter Market to facilitate hands-on crafting fun for children of all ages! We warmly welcome all families to pop into the pavilion and get creative! A …

Sarah Amos | Artist Talk

Join us for an Artist Talk presented by Sarah Amos on Friday 15th March 2024, 11am – 12pm. Sarah Amos has been making large scale prints for over 28 years and has developed a hybrid print/textile …

Soft sculpture workshop with Kasia Töns

In this workshop you will explore soft sculpture techniques using reclaimed materials and hand stitching to create a small artwork of your own. We will look at the various stages involved in planning a project from …

Kasia Töns | Panoply | Official Opening

Join us for the official opening of Panoply by Kasia Töns on Saturday 2nd March at 2pm. Kasia will speak about her work, and light refreshments will be served in the Gallery foyer. Panoply is an emergency …

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