Art

New musical for Seymour performers

Seymour Performers Workshop is supporting the development of an original musical production and is looking for community members to contribute to the creative process. iMPERFECT Messiah is based on the story of David and Goliath,...

Crystal workshops for kids in Kilmore

Kilmore's Enchanted Crystal Company will host a series of school holiday workshops aimed at giving children of all ages a creative outlet and teaching them self-soothing techniques. Owner Amanda Groves will run a series of...

Kilmore Art Society features work of oldest member

Kilmore Art Society is exhibiting the work of its oldest member, with David Corke’s photography given pride of place at Oddfellows Café and Gallery as the society’s featured artist. Mr Corke, 92, lives with his...

Promoting Mitchell Shire artists of all ages

Mitchell Shire Council will present an art exhibition to showcase and celebrate the work of youth and adult artists who live, work or are connected to the shire. The fully accessible exhibition, hArt of Mitchell,...

Eagle sculpture unveiled in Wallan

NorCen Financial Services unveiled a new sculpture in front of its Bendigo Bank headquarters in Wallan last month. The wedge-tailed eagle, sculpted by Glenaroua resident Chris Anderson, is based on the dreamtime story of Bunjil,...

Kilmore Art Expo, busking championships draw record crowds

By Colin MacGillivray ORGANISERS of Kilmore Art Expo and Kilmore Regional Busking Championships are thrilled after a record-breaking weekend. Rotary Club of Southern Mitchell operate both the art expo and busking championships on the same weekend...

Sculptor Rob Bast shapes Kilmore Racecourse trees

By Tricia Mifsud THE remaining stumps of Monterey cypress trees removed from Kilmore Racecourse and Recreational Reserve last year are being sculptured into works of art representing the area. Wood carver Rob Bast and Taungurung Land...

Kilmore ready for art expo

Residents will have a chance to view inspiring works from artists across the region and beyond at this month’s Kilmore Art Expo. The expo has retained last year’s popular sculpture category in addition to its...

Mitchell Shire art exhibition funded

Artists in the Mitchell Shire are being encouraged to showcase their work as part of a three-week exhibition aimed at promoting the shire's creatives who have been hamstrung by COVID restrictions. Member for Nicholls Damian...

‘Magnificent Macedon Ranges’ captured on camera

Macedon Ranges Photographic Society will host an exhibition titled ‘Magnificent Macedon Ranges’ this weekend at Dromkeen, Riddells Creek. The exhibition, at Dromkeen Conference Centre on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, will showcase a range of photographs...