2018 Celebrate Australia

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2017 First Prize, Section Two: Bird's Eye View of Sydney Harbour, Michael Marriott (2016)

2018 Celebrate Australia

FREE workshops led by local artist Marion Hughes


Length: 90 minutes

Location: Baffle Creek, Mr Larcom and Gladstone

Cost: FREE

Age group: 2017 primary school aged

Level: Beginner

Availability: 10 per workshop

What's provided: Basic materials

Bring: Wear art clothes and bring great ideas!

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 2018 Celebrate Australia Primary School Art Competition.

This is the twelfth year of the competition encouraging students to think about an aspect of Australia they believe is really important to them.

Artists may submit one entry each, accompanied by a completed entry form, in either Section One: Prep to Year 2 or Section Two: Year 3 to Year 6. Entry forms are available for downloading below.

To assist budding artists with their entries three FREE workshops with local artist Marion Hughes, are on offer. Basic materials are provided just bring your art gear and great ideas.

Each workshop will be held from 10.30am to 12pm at the following venues:

Monday, 11 December 2017, Baffle Creek Community Centre

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, Mt Larcom Hall

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum


Submissions close 4pm Friday, 15 December 2017

For further information, please phone 4976 6766 or email gragm@gladstone.qld.gov.au

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