Past Programs & Events


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    Using twine and beads create your own Tree of Life, with Calliope Crafty Capers' Tina Skyring-Quirk.

    Your weaving on a metal ring will make a great decoration at home, or a wonderful hand crafted gift.

    All SUNfest 2019 tickets on sale from 9am Wednesday, 28 November 2018.

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    In a rare opportunity, for ages 15 to 17 years, spend two days in the cool comfort of the Gallery & Museum, during Silversmithing, with Flying Arts Alliance's specialist, Clare Poppi.

    A Queensland College of Art sessional lecturer, Clare's will guide participants to design, practice in copper then, create in silver, two artworks (pendant, earrings, keyring or ring) to take home.

    All SUNfest

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    Inspired by the Harry Potter fantasy novels written by British author J K Rowling, join local artist Tina Skyring-Quirk, of Calliope Crafty Capers, to create all things Potter!

    Make a mandrake, felt tie, wand, Billywig slime, Aragog diary, bookmark, feather quill, Hogwarts ticket (platform 9 3/4), winged key and tote bag.

    All SUNfest 2019 tickets on sale from 9am Wednesday, 28 November 2018.

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      Young artists of the Gladstone Region have the chance again to get creative, as Gladstone Regional Council invites primary school aged children to put pen, paint, collage or any other medium to A4 paper during the 2019 Celebrate Australia Primary School Art Competition.

      This is the thirteenth year of the competition encouraging students to think about an aspect of Australia they believe is really

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      Have your say

      On behalf of Arts Queensland, Gladstone Regional Council is hosting a consultation forum on Wednesday 5 December 2018 on the future of arts and creativity in Queensland.

      This forum responds to the Queensland Government's Creating Queensland’s Future: 10-Year Roadmap for the arts, cultural and creative sector discussion paper.

      The discussion paper includes a draft vision and asks

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      If you missed the Regional Arts Australia national conference Artlands Victoria, take time out to catch up with local delegate Lee McIvor, during an Around the Table discussion from 2.30pm Saturday 24 November 2018, at the Gallery & Museum.

      Supported by the Gladstone Region Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF), Lee spent six days in Bendigo absorbing all the conference had to offer.

      This

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      Six Award winning local artists will feature at this year's Art Awards: Artist Talks, from 10.30am, Saturday 10 November 2018. This FREE program is run in conjunction with 'The 43rd Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards 2018' which are currently on display at the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum until December 9.

      This year's speakers are:

      • Jasmine Prasser: Winner of Section 4:
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      GET MESSY WITH YOUR CHILD AND ENJOY THE BENEFITS OF ART PLAY!

      Bring your little one along with you to the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum and join experienced children's art tutor, Tracey Smith, for some hassle-free fun!

      Sessions are designed to enrich creativity and bonding between child and guardian, while taking the stress out of unrestricted art play. Prepare to get messy as

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      In conjunction with current exhibitions, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum has activity tables set up from September 22 to October 6, for some self-guided holiday fun.

      Create and collage your own portrait inspired by the portraits in The 25th Golding Showcase Port Curtis Callide Valley Youth Art Exhibition. Write your name on the front, give your portrait to the person at the front desk

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      Join Flying Arts Alliance’s Nicole Voevodin-Cash, for an intensive submission writing workshop, hosted in conjunction with the Gladstone Region RADF 2017-18.

      How do you write the winning submission, to get that project message across?

       

      Submission writing and artist agreements

      Bring along your ideas for brainstorming and begin to build or polish your project proposal, with professional tips and

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