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Botanical Gardens
Bridge Street, Benalla VIC 3672
Telephone: 03 5760 2619
gallery@benalla.vic.gov.au
Open 10 - 5pm Closed Tuesdays


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Benalla Art Gallery Public Programs

Favourite Things

With Catherine Bennetts-Cash

Come to the Gallery and create an artwork depicting your most favourite thing! Children can bring their favourite toy, book, item of clothing, or anything that they would like to depict. This workshop is designed for young children and will include storytelling and hands-on art making with a range of materials.

For families with young children.

$7 members $10 non-members

Bookings essential: 5760 2619


When: Thursday 30th June 2016 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 10.00

Weaving

With Catherine Bennetts-Cash

Inspired by the exhibition Vessels of Life, this workshop will introduce participants to basic weaving techniques and have them producing beautiful woven mats using a combination of materials.

$10 members $12 non-members

For ages 5-12 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619


When: Friday 1st July 2016 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 12.00

Weaving

With Catherine Bennetts-Cash

Inspired by the exhibition Vessels of Life, this workshop will introduce participants to basic weaving techniques and have them producing beautiful woven mats using a combination of materials.

$10 members $12 non-members

For ages 13-16 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619


When: Friday 1st July 2016 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 12.00

Pony Portraits

With artist Anthea Kemp.

Portray a Palomino, sketch a stallion or colour a Clydesdale in this fun drawing workshop run by artist and horse lover Anthea Kemp. Bring a picture of your own horse or be inspired by images of horses provided.

$10 members $12 non-members

For ages 5-12 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619


When: Wednesday 6th July 2016 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 12.00

Pony Portraits

With artist Anthea Kemp.

Portray a Palomino, sketch a stallion or colour a Clydesdale in this fun drawing workshop run by artist and horse lover Anthea Kemp. Bring a picture of your own horse or be inspired by images of horses provided.

$10 members $12 non-members

For ages 13-16 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619


When: Wednesday 6th July 2016 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 12.00

Imagined Landscapes

With artist Anthea Kemp.

Join Anthea for a painting workshop exploring imaginary landscapes. This workshop will encourage participants to create colourful, expressive paintings using their imaginations.

$10 members $12 non-members

For ages 5-12 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619

Image: Anthea Kemp, Ranges, 2015, oil on linen. Courtesy of the artist and Lindberg Galleries.


When: Thursday 7th July 2016 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 12.00

Imagined Landscapes

With artist Anthea Kemp

Join Anthea for a painting workshop exploring imaginary landscapes. This workshop will encourage participants to create colourful, expressive paintings using their imaginations.

$10 members $12 non-members

For ages 13-16 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619

Image: Anthea Kemp, Ranges, 2015, oil on linen. Courtesy of the artist and Lindberg Galleries.


When: Thursday 7th July 2016 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 12.00

Felt Faces

With artist Maggie Hollins.

In this workshop Maggie will share techniques for making a soft portrait using felt.

$12 members $15 non-members

For ages 5-12 years old.

Bookings essential: 5760 2619


When: Friday 8th July 2016 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Where: Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla, VIC 3672 - Education Space
Price: 15.00

Stitch and Wine - Knitting workshops with artist Annie Longmuir

Join us for a series of workshops focused on developing your knitting skills. With local award-winning crocheter, knitter and needlework artist Annie Longmuir, these classes are suitable for beginning to intermediate levels. Bring your own project or start something new. Classes include a complimentary glass of wine or juice.

Tuesday 12 July, 6:00-7:30pm
Tuesday 19 July, 6:00-7:30pm
Tuesday 26 July, 6:00-7:30pm

Single session: $10 members, $12 non-members
Three sessions: $25 members, $30 non-members

8 ply yarn and knitting needles available for $8, or bring your own.

Workshops are open to teens and adults.

Limited places. Early bookings recommended. 03 5760 2619


When: Tuesday 12th July 2016 - Tuesday 26th July 2016 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Where: Benalla Art Gallery, Botanical Gardens, Bridge Street, Benalla - Bennett Gallery
Price: 12.00