South Australian Living Artists Festival

Welcome to the 20th South Australian Living Artists Festival, and as we take you on a town-by-town tour in our eight-page guide enjoy the creativeness, colour and exquisite pieces of art work presented by a host of brilliant artists.

This painting on the right, and the one on the front cover of Coast Lines (Hotel Elliot) were painted by Julian Smith, and are part of a superb SALA exhibition at The Strand Gallery, Port Elliot.

 

Strathalbyn

Stranger than Fiction

Until Aug 27, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm.

The SALA festival returns to the Strathalbyn library , artists respond to literature using visual art.

http://www.alexandrina.sa.gov.au

Venue: Strathalbyn Library, 1 Colman Tce Strathalbyn. 8555 7289

Medium: Drawing, Painting, Photography, Print-making.

 

Signs & Wonders

HELEN STACEY

Aug 6-27, Thu-Sun 11am-4:30pm. Opening Aug 6, 2-4:30pm

Signs & Wonders explores cross-cultural-spiritual signs in ‘The Gift Bringers’, ‘Rural Icons’ and ‘Negotiating Boundaries’ relating to colonisation and spirituality – also expressive-realist landscapes.

http://www.helenstacey.com.au

Venue: Helen Stacey Gallery & Studio, 17 Harriet St, Strathalbyn. 8536 3069

Medium: Painting.

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Langhorne Creek

Taking Place, Langhorne Creek

LOENE FURLER, LEIGH MARSHALL, WINNIE PELZ

Until Aug 20, Mon-Sun 11am-4pm. Opening Aug 6, 1-4pm

Artists reflect on this unique region and exhibit in the beautifully refurbished Old School House in Langhorne Creek.

Venue: Langhorne Creek Old School House in Langhorne Creek, 79 Bridge St, Langhorne Creek. 0407 710 430

Medium: Drawing, Painting.

Continued P8

 

Clayton Bay

Something in the Air

Aug 19-27, Sat-Sun 10am-4pm. Opening Aug 19, 1:30-3pm

Clayton Bay hosts a thriving community of resident artists, some newly hatched, others fully fledged. Which came first, the Swamphen or the egg? Come see.

Venue: Clayton Bay Community Hall, 6 Alexandrina Drive Clayton Bay.

Medium: Ceramics, Furniture, Glass, Jewellery, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Textiles.

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Additional activities: Artist in Session – different artists will demonstrate their techniques during opening hours.

 

Goolwa

Artworx SALA Collective

JANET AYLIFFE, LLEWELYN ASH, MIKE BARR, TINA BARR, CHERYL ANN BROWN, LORRAINE BROWN, JON CARL, PETER COAD, VIC COLLINS, CAROL COVENTRY, WAYNE DALE, GEOFF DAVIES, BRUCE DAVEY, SALLY DEANS, LINDA FORRESTER, ROE GARTELMANN, JILL HANSBERRY, FAY JEANES, MARK JUDD, JOHN LACEY, LORRAINE LEWITZKA, DENISE MADDIGAN, ELIZABETH MAXTED, BROOK MILES, RICHARD MUSGRAVE-EVANS, ANN NEAGLE, MARGIE NOLAN, NICOLE PASCAL, ELIZA PIRO, ALAN RAMACHANDRAN, SUZIE RILEY, LYN ROBINS, VICTORIA ROLINSKI, MARGARET RUSSELL, RANDALL SACH, TIM SHAW, MIERTJE SKIDMORE, MARK SPURGIN, IVO TADIC, EAMONN VEREKER, ANN WAGNER, CHRIS WAKE, MARY WOOLAWAY, KATIE WYATT, YVONNE BENDALL, VALERIE JORDON, BILL McSWAIN

Until Aug 31, Mon & Wed-Sun 10am-4.30pm.

Artworx Gallery and Gifts is delighted to present our ‘SALA Collective’. Each of these talented artists will exhibit two new pieces of work.

www.artworxgallery.com.au

Venue: Artworx Gallery & Gifts, 10-12 Hays St Goolwa. 8555 0949.

Medium: Glass, Jewellery, Metal, Painting, Sculpture.

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Arbitrary Charm

JUDY BRADY, SUE BRIDLE, GARRY COOMBES, ANNETTE DAWSON, IRMA DENK, LINDY DOWNING, RUDI DUNAISKI, DANA FATCHEN, PAT HAGAN, DAVID HAYES, ANNE O’LOUGHLIN, HELEN PETERSEN, CATHY PORTAS, YVONNE TWINING, MARY WOOLAWAY, MURIEL BIRKILL, DOUG COLLINS, MARGARET DIXON, JULIENNE WOODRUFF, HEATHER McCOSH, ANDREW MUNN, MICHAEL MUDGE, JIMMY SMITH, DAVID WOOLAWAY

Until Oct 29, Sun-Sat 11am-4pm.

Exhibiting an exciting mix of original South Australian art in all types of mediums

www.artatgoolwa.com

Venue: Art@Goolwa Gallery, 13 Porter St Goolwa. 8555 0095.

Medium: Ceramics, Drawing, Furniture, Glass, Jewellery, Metal, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Textiles.

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Jam Factory Icon 2016 – Gerry Wedd Kitschen Man

GERRY WEDD

Until Aug 31; Mon-Fri 11am-4pm, Sat & Sun 10am-4pm. Opening: Jul 22, 2-4:30pm

Willow pattern submerged in political jibes, classic urns decorated with lyrical portraits, garniture figurines poised in confrontational narratives, Wedd’s work is a day at the beach – with a smash of home baked reality pie in your face for good measure. Traditional ceramic styles imbues with meaty metaphor and peppered full of personal gusto burst the seams of this solo exhibition of new and staple works, showcasing the breadth of this iconic artists career.

http://www.visitalexandrina.com

Venue: Signal Point Gallery, Goolwa Wharf, Goolwa

8555 7289

Medium: Ceramics.

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No Bridge Too Far

JAMES PARKER, JOHN WHITNEY

Until Sept 1, Mon-Sun 9am-5pm.

James Parker and John Whitney’s work is anchored in a shared passion for drawing among other media, and bridges. A unique and intensely creative exhibition.

http://www.visitalexandrina.com

Venue: South Coast Regional Art Centre (Old Goolwa Police Station), Goolwa Tce Goolwa

8555 7289

Medium: Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting, Print-making.

 

Open Studio

MON BOWRING, SALLY DEANS, BRENDA HOLDEN, AUDREY KOOYMAN

Aug 12-13, Sat & Sun 11am-4pm. Opening: Aug 12, 2-4pm

Open studio… four artists working from Laurie Lane Studios. Our works are inspired by the ephemeral.

Venue: South Coast Regional Art Centre (Old Goolwa Police Station), Goolwa. 8555 7289

Medium: Ceramics, Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting.

 

Naturally Inclined

DAVID HAMILTON

Aug 6-27, Wed-Sat & Sun 11am-4pm. Opening Aug 6, 2-5pm

David Hamilton creates exquisite sculptures of Australian Fauna and Flora in copper for indoor or outdoor display. Each item is uniquely handcrafted.

http://www.hamiltonart.com.au

Venue: David Hamilton Sculpture Gallery, 279 Skewes Rd, Goolwa. 0403 944 827

Medium: Sculpture.

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Vessels from the Heart

Until Aug 30, Mon-Sun 10am-3pm, Opening Aug 4, 6-9pm

An eclectic collaboration of artists bound by a heartfelt theme, where strength is found in diversity and connection within creative expression and love of Art.

Venue: Alexandrina Connect – The Community Centre Goolwa, 37A Gardiner St, Goolwa. 8555 3941

Medium: Ceramics, Craft, Digital, Drawing, Furniture, Jewellery, Metal, Mixed Media, Moving Image, Multimedia, Painting, Performance, Photography, Print-making, Sculpture, Textiles.

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Take me to the water

CAROL COVENTRY

Until Aug 31 – Aug 1-14 & 22-31 Mon-Sat 9am-4pm, Sun 10am-4pm

Carol is and award winning pastel artist and photographer, see her pastels, photos, prints and cards for sale.

http://www.carolcoventry.com.au

Sand Drift Gallery/Studio, 18 Richards St Goolwa. 8555 5656

Medium: Painting, Photography.

 

Port Elliot

Colourful Thinking

ANNE BLANCHARD

Until Aug 31, Fri-Sun 1-4pm

A combination of colour and philosophical thought is the theme of this exhibition. Some works veer toward the abstract while others express greater realism.

Venue: The Collector’s Showcase, 47 The Strand Port Elliot. 8552 6926.

Medium: Painting.

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Glass @ Factory 9

LINDY SANDO, VAUGHAN TAYLOR

Aug 5-13, Mon-Sun 10am-2pm.

Contemporary glass studio exploring new techniques in architectural glass. Sculptures and wall panels for interiors and gardens. Innovative solutions in glass for the built environment.

www.artglassdesign.com.au

Venue: Art Glass Design Studio, Factory 9 Cnr Waterport Rd & Hill St Port Elliot. 0400 296 043.

Medium: Glass, Sculpture.

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Sister Art Presents – A Squabble of Seagulls

SANDI HILL, PROO GEDDES, ALISON WAYE, MAGGIE LUCAS

Until Aug 31, Fri-Sun 10am-4pm.

Four artists present works in acrylics, oils, water colours and textiles all blended to create a feast for the senses.

Venue: Tarooki Studio, 13 Charteris St, Port Elliot. 8554 2886

Medium: Painting, Textiles.

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South Coast; an exhibition of art by Lauren Weir & Richard John

RICHARD JOHN, LAUREN WEIR

Aug 4-27, Mon & Thu-Sun 8:30-4pm. Opening: Aug 4, 6-8:30pm

An exhibition of paintings inspired by their surroundings, by Port Elliot artists Lauren Weir and Richard John.

https://www.facebook.com/RichardJohnArt/

Venue: Walter Melon, 58 North Tce, Port Elliot. 0406 528 771

Medium: Painting.

 

String Theory

LIZ DAVIES

Until Aug 31, Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:30pm, Sat & Sun 8:30am-3pm

Using string, lace and found materials Liz has put together her first exhibition. From pretty dresses to rolling seas, ‘String Theory’ maximises fun and texture.

Venue: Jetty Food Store, 42 North Tce, Port Elliot. 0448 147 097

Medium: Mixed Media.

 

Victor Harbor

Blueprints of Encounter Coast

EMMA SIRONA-MACDONALD

Aug 6-Sept 3, Mon-Sun 10:30am-5pm. Opening event: Aug 6, 2-4pm

Locally collected environmental specimens and artifacts from the South Australian Whale Centre are recorded in cyanotype to capture a blueprint of the Encounter Coast Line.

Venue: South Australian Whale Centre, 2 Railway Tce Victor Harbor. 8551 0750

Medium: Photography, print-making.

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A remix of the local scape

WENDY WILLIAMS

Until Aug 31, Tue 10am-2:30pm, Wed 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-2pm, Sat 11:30am-12:30pm.

The natural environment from the coast to the river has inspired the development of my paintings, prints, drawings & sculptures.

www.oceanststudio.com.au

Venue: Ocean St Studio, 2/58 Ocean St Victor Harbor. 0422 098 440.

Medium: Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting, Print-making, Sculpture.

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SALA School Art Show

Aug 26-27, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 10am-2pm

An exhibition where local schools on the South Coast have come together for the purpose of art.

Venue: Investigator College, Bacchus Rd, Victor Harbor.

Medium: Ceramics, Drawing, Installation, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Print-making, Sculpture.

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A Room with a Whale of a View

BILL TRUSLOVE, JUDY STEPHENS, RUTH MCCLUSKEY, SRI KRESS, KATE MEDDICK, INGE JENNINGS, BETH BONNET, RON BASTICK, ALLISON STARK, JEANETTE WELLING, WENDY JENNINGS, JULIE MOLLER, JEAN TRELOAR, DAWN KAHN, ROMMIE CORSO, ANNETTE VANDENBERG, KEN HARRISON, ANNE BLANCHARD, ALTHEA HOLMES

Until Aug 13, Mon-Thu & Sat-Sun 10am-3pm, Fri 10m-6pm. Opening event: Aug 4, 3-6pm.

An exhibition complementing the venue’s location as well as depicting Australian landscapes and seascapes in a range of different media.

www.victorharborartsociety.com

Venue: Eat at Whalers, Franklin Pde, Victor Harbor. 8552 4400.

Medium: Painting.

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Victor Harbor High School On Show

Until Aug 10, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-noon

Artworks created by the students from Victor Harbor High School in years 8-12.

Venue: Victor Harbor Council Civic Centre Foyer, 1 Bay Rd, Victor Harbor. 8551 0575

Medium: Ceramics, Craft, Digital, Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Print-making, Sculpture.

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Anangu Artists from the APY Lands

KATHY MARINGKA, CEDRIC VARCOE, ROSALIND TJANYARI, KUKIKA ADAMSON, MARINGKA BURTON, TERESA PUMANI, AMANDA CONWAY JONES, MONA MITAKIKI SHEPHARD, RHODA TJITAYI, MARGARET INYIKA WELLS

Until Sept 2, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm, Sat 9am-2pm.

People of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands will share the space with vibrant local Ngarrindjeri suburban artists. A vibrant mix of unique styles and media.

www.kirikiriart.com.au

Venue: Kiri Kiri Gallery.

Victor Harbor 9 Coral St Victor Harbor.

0459 515 793

Medium: Painting.

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Open working studio / gallery

BILL TRUSLOVE

Aug 5-13, Mon noon-4pm, Tue-Sat 11am-4pm, Sun 10am-4pm

See the artist at work, using and demonstrating various pastel techniques.

http://www.billspastelart.com/

Venue: Bliss Studio / Gallery, 10 Humpback Rd, Victor Harbor. 0439 503 304

Medium: Painting.

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The Altar Of My Body

IRENE VON BUDEWITZ, ANNA DUROVKA, REBECCA HICKS

Aug 5-31, Tue 1-4pm, Thu-Sun 11am-4pm. Opening Aug 5, 3:30-5:30pm

Pit and raku fired ceramics and artworks that explore the possibilities for transforming the body through movement, attunement, sensuality, reverence and love.

http://www.thejoyfulbuddhas.com

Venue: The Joyful Buddhas Health and Wellbeing Studio, 70 Ocean St, Victor Harbor. 8552 8229

Medium: Ceramics, Mixed Media.

Workshop: Aug 6&19 2-4pm, $40 materials supplied. Artist in session Aug 5, 11:30am-1pm

 

Ellender eclectic wax art and other crafts

BERNICE PRATT, BEVERLEY BATES

Until Aug 31. Sun & Sat 11am-4pm

This exhibition features wax/encaustic art, Australian Bush photography, silk paintings and decorated ceramics.

Venue: Ellender Eclectic Wax Art, 12 Sweetman Ave, Encounter Bay. 8552 4804.

Medium: Ceramics, Craft, Ephemeral, Painting, Photography, Textiles.

 

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

MARGOT McCUDDEN

Until Sept 2, Mon-Sun 9am-5pm. Opening Aug 5, 2pm

Bespoke decorative mirrors using hand cut vintage plates, tiles and coloured glass.

Venue: The Boulevard Cafe on the Lake, 41 Bartel Boulevarde Encounter Bay. 8552 5092

Medium: Ceramics, Glass.

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Cape Jervis

Ned Kelly in Wonderland

SAMMI LANE

Aug 12-26; Sat 12 & 26, Aug 7-9pm. Bookings essential.

The original Ned Kelly Story and 1915 Alice in Wonderland are merged together with voice overs from local community members.

Venue: Cape Jervis Tavern And General Store, Main Rd, Cape Jervis. 8598 0276

Medium: Video

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Normanville

Mark Pearse Painting Exhibition

MARK PEARSE

Until Aug 31, Mon-Sat 11am-8pm, Sun 11am-7pm

Well known for his pottery, this exhibition features the landscape paintings of Mark Pearse.

Venue: Normanville Hotel, 46 Main Rd Normanville. 8558 3200

Medium: Painting.

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Yankalilla

Gallery88

MARILYN JELFS, STEPHEN GUNNER, RITA BAXTER, JO BARBARY, PETER FITZGERALD, ENA HARVEY, BETTY GUBBINS, JACQUI WEBER, PAT CHIBNALL, MARGARET HOY, KEVIN WATERS

Until Aug 31, Wed-Sat 11am-4pm, Sun 11am-5pm.

Gallery88 is a community gallery in the heart of Yankalilla, we will have a wonderful range of new works in a variety of mediums.

Venue: Gallery88 Yankalilla, 88 Main Rd Yankalilla. 0411 027 071.

Medium: Glass, Jewellery, Mixed Media, Painting, Textiles.

 

Aldinga

HeART Warming

LINDA CALWELL

Aug 12-13, Sat & Sun 11am-5pm.

Paintings, Drawings and 3 dimensional mosaic sculptures inside and outside my new home and studio in the Arts – Eco Village at Aldinga. Nestling in.

Venue: Aldinga Arts-Eco Village, 23 Dianella Walk Aldinga Arts – Eco Village Aldinga. 0431 889 107.

Medium: Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture.

 

Changes

KIT STENECKER, GILLIAN EMERALD, IAN BRABON

Aug 5-26, Fri & Sat 11am-4pm, opening event: Aug 5, 3-5pm

Using various mediums (paint, basketry, recycled), we explore the navigation through life changes, personal changes, & global changes through manipulation of size, boundaries, & mediums.

Venue: Tree House Gallery and Studio, 43 Kestrel Tce Aldinga Beach. 0404 998 349.

Medium: Metal, Multimedia, Painting, Print-making, Sculpture.

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Sacred Geometry

TRACEY GRIVELL

Until Aug 31, Mon-Fri 8:30am-10pm, Sat-Sun 10am-10pm. Opening Aug 4, 6-10pm

Honouring design and structure and its resonating vibration, metaphysical principles and connection to nature, religion and the occult.

Venue: Sankofa Wellness Centre, 1A Old Coach Rd, Aldinga. 0474278618

Medium: Sculpture.

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Studio 20

Aug 26, Sat 2-3:30pm

A highly diverse exhibition showcasing young and emerging artists from across the region.

http://onkaparingacity.com/youth

Venue: Studio 20, Cnr Pridham Blvd & Aldinga Beach Rd, Aldinga Beach. 8557 7555

Medium: Ceramics, Craft, Digital, Drawing, Ephemeral, Glass, Installation, Jewellery, Metal, Mixed Media, Moving Image, Multimedia, Painting, Performance, Photography, Print-making, Sculpture, Sound, Textiles, Video.

 

McLaren Vale

Fleurieu Arthouse

ANNA SMALL, WARREN PICKERING, BELINDA BERRY

Until Sept 10. Thu-Mon 10:30am-5pm. Opening event: July 30, 1-5pm.

The Fleurieu region is an area of SA that is overflowing with talented professional artisans. We have opened this gallery and studio space to bring together this creative community. This is our inaugural exhibition of participating local artists. Sharing what ideas we are currently exploring and working on expressed through our various mediums.

www.fleurieuarthouse.com.au

Venue: Fleurieu Arthouse, Hardy’s Tintara 202 Main Rd McLaren Vale. 0410 433 244.

Medium: Craft, Jewellery, Metal, Painting, Print-making, Sculpture. Wheelchair access

 

It’s All Relative To

MARGI NOLAN, BARRIE WASHBROOK, YASMIN WASHBROOK, VANESSA MURDOCH, JOSHUA BALDWIN

Until Aug 31, Mon & Thu-Sun 10.30-5pm.

A collection of colour and black and white photography; artisan glassware including jewellery; watercolour, landscapes and still life.

www.hastwellandlightfoot.com.au

Venue: Hastwell & Lightfoot Cellar Door, 301 Foggo Rd McLaren Vale. 8323 0010.

Medium: Glass, Jewellery, Painting, Photography.

 

ENTWINED

CHRIS BECK, LYNETTE BROWN, JENNY GUNSON, LILI HAAS, TRISH HARDING, PENNY HENSCHKE, PAM KELLY, SUE LOCKTON, KAYE OLIVER, HILARY BEDSON, NOLDA BEYNON, DEBORAH CANTRILL, GEM CONGDON, LYN COOMBE, JUNE FAULKNER, ALANA GREGORY, JUDY GREY-GARDNER, LAIMA GUSCIA, PAULINE HUNTER, MAXINE JONES, BRON LOWE, BEV MANTHEY, TERESA MARTIN, SYLVIA PIDDINGTON, ANNE QUIGLEY, LIZ REGAN, JOY SHIERLAW, JULIE SPRY, L.MEREA TSATSARONIS, ERICA WALKER, PAM WHITE, BETH WILEY, JENNY WILLIAMS, VICTORIA WILKINS, LIZ YATES

Until September 3, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-4pm. Opening event July 30, 2-5pm.

Class Act Collective and Basketry South Australia have collaborated to interlace a feast of plants, fibres, threads and textiles into a contemporary showcase that will embellish the tapestry of your life. It was as if these two arts evolved to be together, not at all unfamiliar, en-twine-d as one. A vine climbs a trellis coiling itself around wire, birds weave twigs to form nests, and fingers entwine with green strands of soft grasses.

Class Act Collective an Basketry South Australia Facebook pages.

Venue: Stump Hill Gallery, McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Visitor Centre, 796 Main Rd McLaren Vale. 8323 9944.

Medium: Mixed Media, Textiles.

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ENTWINED

CHRIS BECK, LYNETTE BROWN, JENNY GUNSON, LILI HAAS, TRISH HARDING, PENNY HENSCHKE, PAM KELLY, SUE LOCKTON, KAYE OLIVER, HILARY BEDSON, NOLDA BEYNON, DEBORAH CANTRILL, GEM CONGDON, LYN COOMBE, JUNE FAULKNER, ALANA GREGORY, JUDY GREY-GARDNER, LAIMA GUSCIA, PAULINE HUNTER, MAXINE JONES, BRON LOWE, BEV MANTHEY, TERESA MARTIN, SYLVIA PIDDINGTON, ANNE QUIGLEY, LIZ REGAN, JOY SHIERLAW, JULIE SPRY, L.MEREA TSATSARONIS, ERICA WALKER, PAM WHITE, BETH WILEY, JENNY WILLIAMS, VICTORIA WILKINS, LIZ YATES

Until September 3, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-4pm. Opening event July 30, 2-5pm.

Class Act Collective and Basketry South Australia have collaborated to interlace a feast of plants, fibres, threads and textiles into a contemporary showcase that will embellish the tapestry of your life. It was as if these two arts evolved to be together, not at all unfamiliar, en-twine-d as one. A vine climbs a trellis coiling itself around wire, birds weave twigs to form nests, and fingers entwine with green strands of soft grasses.

Class Act Collective an Basketry South Australia Facebook pages.

Venue: Stump Hill Gallery, McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Visitor Centre, 796 Main Rd McLaren Vale. 8323 9944.

Medium: Mixed Media, Textiles.

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7 @ Penny’s

GAIL KELLETT, JOHN LACEY, JENI MUMFORD, BRIAN O’MALLEY, MARGIE SHEPPARD, SUZIE RILEY, KATIE WYATT

Until August 31; Mon-Sun 10am-5pm. Artist Talk: Aug 11 at 11.30am, John Lacey.

Seven established contemporary artists show an outstanding eclectic range of work, from Etchings, Printmaking, Acrylic and Oils adorning the walls of this fabulous winery.

www.pennyshill.com.au

Venue: Penny’s Hill Winery, 281 Main Rd McLaren Vale. 8557 0800

Medium: Painting, Print-making.

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Creatures – Real and Imagined

FRAN CALLAN, GARY CAMPBELL, DONNA CHESS, KEL CHESTER, SARAH JANE COOK, JOHN DAVIS, CHERYL HUTCHENS, ZINIA KING, PIP KRUGER, LUNA BIRD, EMILY MC ALLAN, LORELEI MEDCALF, MICHELE NOOTEBOOM, REBECCA PRINCE, MARY PULFORD, CLAIRE RICHARDS, MABEL, LUCY TIMBRELL

Aug 5-Sep 24, Wed-Sun 9am-5pm. Opening event: Aug 5, 3-5pm.

Who is this creature, real or imagined? With a yowl and a growl and croak and a shriek, with its big eyes looking out.

www.redpoles.com.au

Venue: Red Poles, 190 McMurtrie Rd, McLaren Vale. 8323 8994.

Medium: Ceramics, Digital, Drawing, Jewellery, Mixed Media, Painting, Print-making, Sculpture, Textiles.

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Manning Sculptures at Taringa

ROD MANNING

Until Aug 27, Wed-Sun 10am-4pm.

An array of Metal Sculptures both large and small for the home gardener.

http://www.manningsculptures.com.au

Venue: Manning Sculptures at Taringa, 57 Warners Rd McLaren Vale. 0488 695 669

Medium: Metal, Sculpture.

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Nature Unvaled

KAY WHITMARSH

Until Aug 27, Mon & Thu-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11-4pm

A collection of works exploring nature, using light and colour. Combining printmaking techniques with kiln-fired glass and a selection of hand coloured lino prints.

Home

Venue: McLaren Unvaled, 122 Main Rd McLaren Vale. 8323 8432

Medium: Glass, Mixed Media, Print-making.

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Artist in session Aug 5 & 20,12-3pm

 

Still Time

HUGO SHAW, DAVID DRIDAN, CATHI STEER, HENRY COCKINGTON, LESLEY REDGATE, NICK MOUNT, MADELINE PROWD, LEWIS BATCHELAR, KIRSTY MACKIRDY

Aug 8-31, Tue-Fri 11am-3pm, Sat & Sun 11am-2pm

Some of South Australia’s most outstanding and established artists stop time to capture light and colour, creating brilliant moments to keep in paint, glass and metal.

http://www.winecoast.harcourts.com.au

Venue: Harcourts Wine Coast, 162 Main Rd McLaren Vale. 0467 556 332

Medium: Mixed Media.

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South Australian Landscapes and Seascapes

TED KARO

Until Oct 31, Mon-Sun 5-10pm, Fri-Sun 12-3pm.

The paintings are in Oil on Canvas and are scenes from photos taken in areas such as the Flinders Ranges, Coorong, and Yorke Peninsula.

Venue: The Barn Bistro, 252 Main Rd, McLaren Vale. 8323 8618

Medium: Painting.

 

McLaren Flat

A Good Season

JEN WRIGHT, IAN McGREGOR, ANTONIA DITROIA, QUENBY SINCLAIR, PETER SINCLAIR

Start Date: Aug 1-Sep 17, Mon-Sun 11am-5pm. Opening event: Aug 5, 3-5pm

A diverse group of Fleurieu Artists who have chosen to celebrate the wealth of our recent good season.

www.dogridge.com.au

Venue: DogRidge Cellar Door & Gallery, 129 Bagshaws Rd McLaren Flat. 8383 0140

Medium: Mixed Media, Painting, Print-making.

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Cross Road Works

ELA HARDY, GAEL FRASER, DIANA MOTTERAM, KRISTEN JACKMAN, MEG BURDETT, DALE BAGSHAW

Aug 1-Sept 5, Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat & Sun 10.30-5pm. Opening event: Aug 13, 10.30am-noon.

A collection of realist and modern paintings by six amateur artists. They are a group of friends who meet weekly in artist Greg O’Leary’s studio for critique and much lively discussion. Their work reflects the emerging talents and diverse interests of the individuals. The exhibition includes a selection of still life, landscape, abstract and naive paintings.

www.hugowines.com.au

Venue: Hugo Wines, 246 Elliott Rd McLaren Flat. 8383 0098.

Medium: Painting.

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Added Spice

LORRAINE BROWN

Aug 1-31, Fri 10:30am-3pm, Sat-Sun 10:.30am-5pm.

Fleurieu artist creating espressive and colourful watercolours, some employing a touch of mixed media for added spice.

Venue: Pruner’s Hut, 46 Trotts Rd McLaren Flat. 0409 670 922.

Medium: Painting.

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Repose

ANGELA LISMAN

Aug 21 – Sept 22, Mon-Thu 10am-5pm, Fri 10am-12am, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm

noun – a state of rest, sleep or tranquility; verb – be situated or kept in a particular place

Port Willunga is Repose.

Home

Venue: The General Wine Bar and Kitchen, 55a Main Rd McLaren Flat. 8383 0667

Medium: Photography.

 

Willunga

Geometry / Fleurieu Landscapes

LESLEY REDGATE

Aug 6-27, Sun 9am-4pm, Sat 8.30am-4pm.

Inspired by colour and geometry of the Fleurieu Landscape. Visit Lesley painting in her Willunga studio where she exhibits and also teaches Painting and drawing.

www.lesleyredgate.com.au

Venue: Lesley Redgate Artist Studio, 16 Saint Georges St Willunga. 0413 667 571.

Medium: Drawing, Painting.

 

Serendipita

LYNN CHAMBERLAIN, DENISE MADDIGAN

Aug 12-27, Sat & Sun 1-5pm. Opening: Aug 12, 2-5pm

Two former students’ chance meeting led to a mixed media art course in Italy, travels in Europe culminating in exploring Gaudi’s works in Barcelona.www.denisemaddigan.net

Venue: Tinjella Studio, 11 Kookaburra Ct, Willunga. 0407 388 306

Medium: Mixed Media, Painting, Print-making.

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Artists in Session – Aug 13 Lynn Chamberlain, Aug 20 Denise Maddigan.

 

Inside – Out

LYNN CHAMBERLAIN, ROE GARTELMANN, DENISE MADDIGAN, NEIL GRIFFIN, JENNY ESOTS

Aug 5-27, Tue & Thu 9:30am-12.30pm, Sat & Sun 1-4pm. Opening event: Aug 5, 2-5pm

Painting and photography

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Venue: Bethany Hall, Willunga Uniting Church, cnr St Andrews Tce & St Judes Street Willunga. 8556 2650.

Medium: Painting, Photography.

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Fleurieu captured

SHARON BAKER

Until Aug 21, Mon-Sun 11am-8pm. Opening Event: Aug 4, 5-7pm

My images capture the majestic Fleurieu Peninsula from sea to vines along with some of our wonderful wildlife.

www.facebook.com/SharonBakerPhotography/

Venue: Old Bush Inn, 51 High St Willunga. 8557 1000.

Medium: Photography.

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Warp and weft

HELEN BENNETTS

Aug 13, Sun 9am-5pm

Handwoven rugs, scarves, and bands; wool, silk and cotton; hand-dyed and natural. Created in a studio amongst the vines and olives.

Venue: Aroona Studio, 99 Gaffney Rd, Willunga. 8556 4341

Medium: Textiles.

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Roe Gartelmann Studio

ROE GARTELMANN

Aug 5-27, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm. Opening: Aug 19, 2:30-4pm.

Displaying current paintings, works in progress, and collection of older works.

http://www.roe-gartelmann.net.au/

Venue: Roe Gartelmann Studio, 132 Gaffney Rd Willunga. 0414 441 675

Medium: Drawing, Painting.

Artist Talk: Aug 19, 2:30pm; artist in session Aug 5,6,12,13,20, 26,27 2-4pm

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Vicarious Press

VICKI REYNOLDS, CHRIS WEBB

Aug 5-13, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm

Vicarious press is a studio for printmaking, paper making, painting, and mixed media. Resident artists will be working these media over both SALA weekends. Venue: Vicarious Press, 20 High St Willunga

Medium: Drawing, Ephemeral, Installation, Mixed Media, Painting, Print-making.

Artist in session Aug 5, 6, 12, 13, 11am-4pm

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Willunga Artisans and Handmade Market

Aug 12, Sat 9am-1pm

Fleurieu artisans presenting gorgeous gallery-quality artwork and products. Buy local and meet the artists, open the second Saturday of every month.

Venue: Old Show Hall, 2 Main St Willunga. 0414 361 817

Medium: Ceramics, Craft, Drawing, Jewellery, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Print-making, Sculpture, Textiles.

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Hope Forest

Escape to Here

AVRIL THOMAS

Until Aug 27, Fri-Sun 11am-5pm

Retrospective landscapes and portrait paintings in tonal realist style with drawings in charcoal and graphite and recent photography.

www.avrilthomas.net

Magpie Springs, 1870 Brookman Rd Hope Forest. 8556 7351.

Medium: Painting, Photography.

 

 

Mount Compass

Inner Space

PETER McLACHLAN

Until Aug 31, Mon & Wed 9am-4pm, Tue 9am-3pm, Thu 11:30am-4pm, Fri 9am-8:30pm, Sat 10:30am-8:30pm, Sun 11am-4pm. Opening event: Aug 4th 5:30-9:30pm.

Ethical issues of how we deal with the landscape, air, land and water are the philosophical foundation upon which my art finds purpose.

Venue: Mount Compass Golf Course, George Francis Dr Mount Compass. 8556 8022.

Medium: Painting.

 

More to Landscape

JOHN LACEY

Until Sept 3, Mon-Sun 11am-5pm. Opening Aug 13, 1-5pm. Artist Talk: Aug 20, 2-3pm

Breaking away from traditional landscape, John expresses himself in charcoal, mixed media and oil as he travels towards abstraction.

http://www.johnlacey.com.au

Venue: Green Tank Gallery & Studio, 41 Woodcone Rd, Mount Compass. 0419 823 708

Medium: Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting.

 

Mount Jagged

Food, Drinks, Grapes and Vines

LINDSAY KILMINSTER

Until Sept 3, Thu-Mon 10am-5pm, Opening event: July 29, 2-5pm.

Mainly still life, colourful oil paintings, some with a modern contemporary twist.

http://www.lindsaykilminster.com

Venue: Mt Jagged Wines, 3191 Victor Harbor Rd Mount Jagged. 8554 9520.

Medium: Painting.

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Ashborne

Felting at Freshfield Farm Studio

JENNIFER GUNSON

Until Aug 30, Wed & Fri-Sun 10.30am-5pm.

Felting Demonstrations. View and purchase artworks. Cash and carry only. No Large buses. Tea and coffee available.

Facebook only: jennifergunsontextile and felting art

Venue: Freshfield Farm Studio, 236C McHarg Creek Rd Via Ashbourne. 0408 833 657.

Medium: Textiles.