Lyndendale Gallery Workshops – May to July 2014

Feel you need a boost? Have a look at these great workshops coming up at Lyndendale Gallery.
What a great way to pass a rainy day!
 
 
 
Lyndendale Gallery
828 Crooked Brook Road
Dardanup. 6236      (08)97283038
Lyndendale.gallery@live.com.au
 
Friday May 9th 10 to 3
Nuno-felted Scarf from Silk and Wool’ with Val Hornibrook

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Make your own scarf from wool and silk using the technique of felt-making.

6 people, minimum 3

Alll equipment and a scarf kit provided.

Cost $95

Friday May 30th Time 9-4

Mixed Media on Paper with Jenni Doherty

Prerequisites – very basic art play skills and the ability to get dirty

1. This is a chance to empty the drawers and the hiding places of all the special “things” you

collect. Bring out all the stuff that is related to making art, ink, drawing things, paint,brushes

fabric,glue, pics, papers etc.

It really is a case of the more the merrier!

2.  two sheets of 600gm watercolour paper to create on.

3.  Sheets of rice paper or any other interesting surfaces made of paper to play on.

The best outcome for the day will be a new confidence and understanding of materials

and hopefully two pieces begun that can be finished at a later date and have you well

on the way to a messier life!

Fees: $80

Minimum  5, maximum 8

Saturday June 7th 9 to 12

‘Digital Photography for Beginners, inexperienced photographers and Those who Want to get More from Their Photography’ with Jill Harrison

Learn the basics & elements of composition.
This workshop will cover the basics of photography &  guidelines for composing images.
Requirements – your camera & camera manual.

Fees $65

Maximum 8 people, minimum 5 people

Friday June 20th 9-4

Rag Rug Making with Jenni Doherty.

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Prerequistes – none

  • materials – collection of old clothing, fabric scraps.

Any will do but all are suitable. Can be stretch(faster and easier) or woven

and any weight up to denim.

Old scarves, old shirts, dresses, sheets …anything

  • Great fabric cutting scissors
  • Old fashioned hessian.

Hardware stores are the most likely to carry this,failing that Spotlight has hessian but whilst not as easy to work on is still OK

The finished product doesn’t show the hessian colour at all. Neutral is easier to work on.

Buy a piece that is a good two feet all round bigger than you need the finished object.

  • some images of design or ideas, they will need adjusting but design is part of the process.
  • Sketchbook and pencil.

Tip: good to start on small but useful thing, not sample, more rewarding and doable.

  • Rug proddie hook. (Jenni will order the hooks & collect money from the workshoppers on the day)

Everyone will need a hook and to bring extra money  to pay for it. If they/postage is less then change will be given. The price varies upon AU$ and availability.

Fees; $80 plus cost of the proddie hook (around $45)

Min 5 ,Max  12 Numbers needed before May 15th

 Also Coming Soon

Travel photography for pleasure, freelance magazine writing, or blogging. 
with Jill Harrison

Not happy with your family travel pics, moving into freelance journalism and need to images to sell your article, want to illustrate your blog?
This workshop will help you compose your holiday images, or illustrate your travel article or blog post. 
Requirements – Your camera and manual, Digital Photography for Beginners workshop, or basic photography knowledge.

 Introduction to Food photography for your cookbook or blog with Jill Harrison

Learn the basics of food photography, composition, props and lighting.
Requirements – Digital Photography for Beginners workshop, or basic photography knowledge. DSLR preferred.  Tripod if you have one.

Journaling with Marguerite Aberle

 Improve your blog’ – morning tea with Johanna Castro.

Two- hour sessions designed to support and assist you with using your blog for business or pleasure.

Fees: $35

Maximum of 3 people, minimum of 2

 ‘How to write Blog Posts people want to read’ with Jo Castro.

Are you finding it hard to find topics to write about? Do you feel that your content is not interesting, or not helpful enough? Are your blog stats reflecting this? In this workshop we’ll look at what makes blog posts go viral. We’ll also look at how to format your posts for best effect. Handouts will include lists of ideas and topics to write about across different genres so that you’ll go away with a heap of ideas and never be stuck again! No Internet Required. Bring pen and Paper.

Fees: $65

Minimum 5 people.

 

  What is a blog? And why do you need one? With Jo Castro

Personal blogs, business blogs, hobby blogs – it seems that today everyone has a blog. Why do you need one for a small business and how can a blog improve your business if you’re an artist or entrepreneur? Come  along and learn about the way you can use a  blog to promote yourself and your business, and look at the options available for setting up a free blog.  Power Point Presentation.

Bring pen and Paper. No internet required.

Fees: $65

Minimum 5 people.

 Drawing for Fun with Jenni Doherty

 Registration and Payment

Name………………………………………………………

Address……………………………………………………………..

 

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Postcode………………….

email…………………………………………………….

Phone…………………………………………………..

I would like to register for the workshop

 

“……………………………………………….”.

 

On  ……………………………..2014

 

I will pay by

( ) Cash  ( ) Cheque ( payable to Lyndendale Gallery)

( ) Internet transfer A/C name Lyndendale Gallery BSB 086-554 A/C no 82223-3030

No GST is payable.

Payment is due at least 10 days (before May 15th for Rag Rug Making) before the workshop to:  Lyndendale Gallery

828 Crooked Brook Road, Dardanup.6236

Phone: 9728 3038

Email lyndendale.gallery@live.com.au

Registrations and payment close 10 days before the workshop date. Cancellation prior to that date –a  full refund can be given.

Cancellations after that – regrettably full refunds will only be given if the place can be filled by another participant 

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Blogging and Photography at Lyndendale Gallery – March 2014

You may think it an odd thing for an art gallery to have blogging workshops, or freelance writing for magazines. You might be able to see a link with photography.

Well they’re both sooooooo important to artists and artisans.

Why? Because everything is so expensive. Try getting a website up and running for free. Try getting a magazine to accept an article on your work or business.Try getting a photographer to photograph your work for free. Try taking your own photos of your work with not much idea of what you’re doing – eeeek!!

Hence some of the long list of reasons for having workshops on these  topics.

Blogging first.

Why do you need one? What is it?

Read what Johanna Castro says. She should know, as her blog, Zigazag, has been nominated the number 1 travel blog in Western Australia!! (Coincidentally, she is conducting the blogging workshops here at Lyndendale Gallery)

‘Blogs are a low investment marketing tool, as important for businesses as they are for service providers.

Personal blogs, business blogs, hobby blogs – it seems that today everyone has a blog. Why do you need one for a small business and how can a blog improve your business if you’re an artist or entrepreneur?

Come  along and learn about the way you can use a  blog to promote yourself and your business, and look at the options available for setting up a free blog.

The good news is they can be run on their own as a dynamic website, or in conjunction with your existing website — and the even better news is that you can maintain them easily yourself. No, you don’t need a web designer and No you don’t need to understand HTML code, but you do need to understand what they can do for you and how to set one up.

At the end of the workshop, attendees will understand what blogs are all about, the reasons for having one, and how to advance to set one up.’

So here’s what you will cover in the 3- hour introduction to blogging workshop –

  • ·     What is a blog and how can it be applied?
  • ·     What is the difference between personal and business blogging?
  • ·     Why start a blog?
  • ·     The advantages of a blog vs a traditional website.
  • ·     Different blogging platforms.
  • ·     Why a blog is a good business prospect.
  • ·     Or…why have a personal blog?
  • ·     What should my blog be about?

So, when is it? Tuesday March 4th 2014, 9 to 12

How much? $65

Anything else? Bring note paper and a pen.Notes provided. No internet required.

Minimum for the workshop to proceed is 5 people.

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Next little thing after you get your blog up and running —how do you get people to read it??

Here’s Jo again on

How to Increase your Blog Traffic

‘Are you finding that your Mum and your Best Friend are your only readers? Are your comment sections looking a little empty?

Never fear, this is the problem faced by many bloggers at different times during their blogging journeys.

In this workshop we’ll look at proven ways to help improve your blog traffic and get people interested in visiting your corner of the internet.

Your journey is about to get exciting. ‘

This is definitely for me! My best friends already know what’s going on at Lyndendale Gallery. It’s the rest of the world that i want to tell about the great arts and crafts that are here!

Monday March 10th 2014, 9 to 12

Bring note paper and a pen or laptop/ipad

Notes provided

No internet required.

Fees: $65

Minimum 5 people.

Now, here’s the icing on the cake!Timed to complete the day and to ensure even more people read your blog (and mine!), is an afternoon session of photography with freelance journalist and photographer, Jill Harrison.

Blogs need good photographs, and if you’re thinking of starting a blog you won’t want to rely on images taken from the internet for copyright purposes – so why not learn to take your own?

Jill will be introducing you to elements of digital photography.

She says,

‘ New to photography, own a camera and don’t know how to use it, not happy with your photos?

Learn the basics of photography and guidelines for seeing and composing images.

Everyone started as a beginner. Don’t feel overwhelmed by technicalities when starting out.  A few simple basics and knowledge of the elements of composition will benefit your photography and help you bring home photos you will be happy with.

It doesn’t matter what camera you use –

carry your camera,  see the image, take the picture – and keep practising! “

When? March 10th , 1 to 4

  Cost –  $65

 Please bring your camera – Point&Shoot or DSLR, and camera manual.

 Workshops are limited to minimum 5 and maximum 8 participants.

Morning and afternoon tea are provided for all workshops but you need to bring your lunch if you’re staying for a full day.

I’ll give you the contact details and how to pay now.(Just send me this information – email is fine)

REGISTRATION and PAYMENT

Name……………………………………………..

Address……………………………………………………….

………………………………………………………………….

Postcode…………………..

email…………………………………………………………

Phone………………………………………………………..

I will pay $65

    ( ) Cheque (payable to Lyndendale Gallery)

( ) Internet transfer A/C name Lyndendale Gallery BSB 086-554 A/C no 82223-3030

No GST is payable.

Pay at least 10 days before the workshop  and send to

Lyndendale Gallery

828 Crooked Brook Road,  Dardanup.6236

Phone: 9728 3038

Email lyndendale.gallery@live.com.au

And last but not least, here is some information about our two workshop presenters – and it’s impressive!!

About Johanna

Johanna is married to a geologist and has two grown up children. She’s lived with her family in 11 different countries and now lives in beautiful South West Australia.

Exploring and writing about the region became a passion which led on to the opportunity to update the Western Australian chapter of Fodor’s Travel Guide in 2011.

Jo writes freelance travel features for the West Australian, and is an online publisher and editor of two blogs: Zigazag (http://www.zigazag.com) and Lifestyle fifty (http://www.lifestylefifty.com)

She has facilitated writing and blogging courses in Australia and South Africa.

She has written for 40+ publications. 

Jo’s blog, ZigaZag has been nominated as one of the Top 40 Australian and New Zealand Travel Blogs, and Number 1 in Western Australia!

About Jill

 Jill Harrison has been a freelance journalist and photographer since completing a freelance journalism course in 2002. Her photography really took off after the purchase or her first digital camera in 2005 and since then has become her passion.

Since then she has completed several photography courses, had numerous travel articles published in national magazines, has sold images through Getty images, is a member of the Photography Group of Bunbury and the WA Photographic Federation, and publishes images on her blog – www.lifeimagesbyjill.blogspot.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Chapter 1 of Lyndendale Gallery Workshops 2014 – Are You Ready for the Challenge?

Another year. Another set of workshops.

And what a wonderful lot of workshops there are!

I’ll list them for you from first to last. If you like, contact me and let me know which ones you would like to be part of.

First up………..

Tuesday March 4th 9 to 12

  What is a blog? And why do you need one? With Jo Castro

Personal blogs, business blogs, hobby blogs – it seems that today everyone has a blog. Why do you need one for a small business and how can a blog improve your business if you’re an artist or entrepreneur? Come  along and learn about the way you can use a  blog to promote yourself and your business, and look at the options available for setting up a free blog.  Power Point Presentation.

Bring pen and Paper. No internet required.

Fees: $65

Minimum 5 people.

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Second………..

Sunday 9th March  
     Introduction to Encaustic Art with Colin Pratt–

Session1:  9.30-12.00The application of wax using a range of techniques and equipment. 
Session 2: 1.00 – 3.30    Special Effects with Encaustic art. Includes working with stencils, image transfers, shellac, and tar.
Fees:  $150 for full day workshop (or $80 for individual session)
Maximum 6 people [ 3 minimum]

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These two can both be done in the same day. You can create a blog with your own photos

Monday 10th March 9 to 12 9 to 12

How to increase your Blog Traffic with Jo Castro

Are you finding that your Mum and your best friend are your only readers? Are your comments sections looking a little empty? Never fear. In this workshop we’ll look at proven ways to help improve your blog traffic and get people interested in visiting your blog. Bring pen and paper.

No Internet Required.  $65

Minimum 5 people

Blogs need good photographs, and if you’re thinking of starting a blog you won’t want to rely on images taken from the internet for copyright purposes – so why not learn to take your own?

 

Monday March 10 th 1 to 4

Digital Photography for Beginners with Jill Harrison

Learn the basics & elements of composition. 
This workshop will cover the basics of photography and guidelines for composing images. 
Requirements – your camera & camera manual. 

Fees $65

minimum 5 people

It doesn’t matter what camera you use –

carry your camera,  see the image, take the picture – and keep practising! 

 

All good fun …… (Like the photography, this is new to Lyndendale Gallery!)

Friday March 14th 10 to 4 pm

Drawing for fun with Jenni Doherty

A session for those that live by the motto ” I can’t draw a staight line”!No staight lines required. Just a willingness to come and play with marks on paper.

Develop “seeing ” skills and bust open the myth  that you can’t draw.

Prerequisites – readiness to play & have a look around.

Materials – Pencils, pens, biros, charcoal,texta, anything that makes a mark on paper.

Paper, new ,old,recycled old books, wrapping paper, anything you can make a mark on.

We will be playing not creating a finished masterpiece.

Fees: $65

Minimum number 5, maximum number 10

I’ve lost count of what number workshop we’re up to…

Saturday March 15th 9 to 12.30

Miniature Watercolours – Seascape or Landscape with Marguerite Aberle

Paint miniature watercolour  land or seascapes to either make beautiful cards, or be framed to make beautiful pictures. All materials supplied.

Fees: $95 .

Maximum of 8,minimum of 4 participants.

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Tuesday 18th March 9 to 12

 Social Media – How to establish a network of connections – Twitter, Pinterest,Instagram – with Jo Castro

 So you’ve started a blog and you’re on Facebook? Or maybe you don’t yet have a Facebook page? But have you considered all the other social media options open to you? In this workshop we look at Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, Google+ and discuss how you can best use them, or not. We’ll look at basic ways you can post to them and make them work for you. This is a workshop for beginners – we’ll set up some free accounts and look at the fundamentals. Bring Pen and Paper and Laptops. Internet Required.

Fees:  $65

 All those people who missed this workshop last year – here it is again. 

 Friday 21 March  9.30 -12.00, 1.00- 3.00
Encaustic art – 3D effects with Colin Pratt
Use your encaustic skills  to create 3 dimensional artwork. Incorporating various materials and found objects into a painting by dipping, shaping, and using wire armatures.

All materials supplied. Previous encaustic experience needed.
Fees: $150 for full day workshop.
Maximum 6 people, 3 minimum.

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Last workshop for March …. and only one in April!!

Saturday March 22nd  9 to 4

Watercolour Workshops’ with Neville Peterkin

 To help experienced painters get more out of watercolour

Review the fundamentals of watercolour painting – the flat and graded washes & edge manipulation techniques. Develop a colour palette. Simplifying a subject. Simplicity, spontaneity, subtlety & sensitivity.

Learn & practice wet into wet techniques applicable to the subject. Complete drawing & first stages of your picture.

No materials supplied

Fees: $100 for full day workshop

Maximum 8 people, minimum 3

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Coming in early May

May 3rd – Dye and stitch with Marguerite Aberle

May 4th Exploring Encaustic Monotype    Printmaking with Colin Pratt

May 9th Nuno-felted Scarf from Silk and Wool with Val Hornibrook

May 10th Travel photography for pleasure, freelance magazine writing, or blogging with Jill Harrison

 

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And if you’d like to be in one of these workshops please send in this information and the payment – cut-off date is 10 days before the workshop. I’m sure you’ll understand how much preparation is needed for all of these.

Name………………………………………………………   

Address……………………………………………………………..

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Postcode…………………. 

email…………………………………………………….

 Phone…………………………………………………..

I would like to register for the workshop

“……………………………………………….”.

On  ……………………………..2014

 

I will pay by

 ( ) Cash  ( ) Cheque ( payable to Lyndendale Gallery)

 ( ) Internet transfer A/C name Lyndendale Gallery BSB 086-554 A/C no 82223-3030

No GST is payable.

Payment is due 10 days before the workshop to

 Lyndendale Gallery

828 Crooked Brook Road, Dardanup.6236

Phone: 9728 3038

Email lyndendale.gallery@live.com.au

Registrations and payment close 10 days before the workshop date. Cancellation prior to that date –a  full refund can be given.

Cancellations after that – regrettably full refunds will only be given if the place can be filled by another participant 

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Every day is Christmas at Lyndendale Gallery

When I look around the Gallery, I am continually amazed at the quality and variety of works.(I’m sure I’ve said that before.)

Local artists and artisans are continuing to bring their works in. Marguerite Aberle, the current focus artist, has her miniature cards as well as some larger watercolours with a Tuscan theme .

A hint of what to expect when you see Marguerite's framed watercolours. Delicate and inspiring.

A hint of what to expect when you see Marguerite’s framed watercolours. Delicate and inspiring.

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Elli Barrett’s delightful cards with photos of the original watercolours. Elli is a real talent.

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Brenda of Emme has a new’ string to her bow’ with these little wooden birds. Each has fabric wings – perhaps felted, perhaps not. They would look great hanging  outside or on the Christmas tree inside. And doesn’t Jane Flower’s bunting look lovely strung across the doorway This is the smaller of two sizes of bunting (See more of Jane’s work here or at Folios and Fibre near stratham)

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Brenda of Emme again! This flower will never die. Complete with vase comes this bold felted flower of unknown species.
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George of Ripple Grove has brought in several new pieces including these jarrah boards. Easycare – just rub them over with vegetable oil.
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New from Ripple Grove! This is the first time for these horseshoe hooks on a beautiful piece of jarrah. There’s another shape coming in a photo or two.

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This little bird is in danger of becoming extinct. Georgina is selling these photos of the bird mounted on canvas to raise money for their preservation. This is the only one I have left.

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From William Elliott comes this latticed glass ‘tray’. I can just see it with Christmas bonbons now or with fruit after the festive season.

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I’m sure I’ve already shown you this wreath candle holder (with candle) from Brigitta Kurmann. There’s a pale blue one and a crimson one too – lovely at any time

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And here is the littlest angel – and the only angel left!! There are 2 of Marcella Becker’s outdoor angels but this little angel of Brigitta’s is all alone inside

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On a more practical note – a great present – Jarrah coasters from Ripple Grove

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Here’s the second horseshoe coat- hook board from Ripple Grove – on another distinctive piece of jarrah. You can see one of Wild Design’s pyramids too. You just lift the lid and place a candle underneath. The light and colours are spectacular.

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Brigitta’s crimson wreath candle-holder is alongside one of Rie Yamauchi’s small vases. Rie also works out of the Butter Factory in Busselton

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Ever popular – a blue wren from Wild Design.

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Gnome bookmarks from Libby. Pop one of these into a book when you lend it. There’s a place for your name. Your books are sure to come back then.

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Reports about this book have all been positive. A memoir with poems, James Depiazzi chronicles the ordinary, and not-so-ordinary, moments of a full life.

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Sack the photographer! ToniC, a much better photographer than yours truly, uses her skill as an art photographer to present her Ferguson landscape

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How lovely is this glass ‘dish’ from Heather Smith? There is a lot of glassware in the Gallery at the moment – all of it lovely. For example, look below at Chris Elston’s candle holders. Chris has her own studio-gallery, Fifth Element, not far from Bunbury.worksDec 13 019 worksDec 13 020

Nearly at the end – see what I mean about so many new and varied items? This is another of Brenda’s delightful wooden birds (rustic jarrah this time) with felted and hand-dyed wingsworksDec 13 021

Still a few copies of Kevan Collett’s beautiful coffee table book. What a lovely present this would make for anyone!

Whew! Is this chapter 3 of Christmas 2013? If you think this all looks quite exciting, and I can assure you it is, come in for a visit or contact me for more details.

 

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Because Christmas is a little closer….

Because Christmas is a little closer…..

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Because Christmas is a little closer….

Is it panic time yet? Do you have too much to do and not enough time before the special day that is December 25th?

Well take a deep breath and appreciate the lovely arts and crafts that Lyndendale Gallery has to show you. These arts and crafts all come from our beautiful southwest corner of Western Australia.

Excuse me if I show you some items that I showed you last time. They are worth a second (or a third, or a fourth) look.

From Geraldine Peterkin this purse is one of many unique items from this talented artist.

From Geraldine Peterkin this purse is one of many unique items from this talented artist.

Made of jarrah and with a horse shoe holding the serviettes in place - perfect inside or for your barbecue table.

Made of jarrah and with a horse shoe holding the serviettes in place – perfect inside or for your barbecue table.

Dress up any outfit with this beautiful garment (Lyndendale Gallery has 3 fibre artists)

Dress up any outfit with this beautiful garment (Lyndendale Gallery has 3 fibre artists)

Going overseas? This hand-felted hat from Maybrook Designs will keep you warm - and stylish

Going overseas? This hand-felted hat from Maybrook Designs will keep you warm – and stylish

This watercolour is all ready to frame. can't beleive Neville has reduced all his matted watercolours to $99!

This watercolour is all ready to frame. Can’t believe Neville has reduced all his matted watercolours to $99!

This tiny reduction lino print (CD case size) is by yours truly, Denise Gillies. I am so proud to be able to say that it is part of an exhibition that was in NSW before going to Florence and then to the USA. The cream on the cake, however, is that the whole exhibition is then going to be archived in the National Gallery in Canberra!!

This tiny reduction lino print (CD case size) is by yours truly, Denise Gillies. I am so proud to be able to say that it is part of an exhibition that was in NSW before it goes to Florence and  the USA. The cream on the cake, however, is that the whole exhibition is then going to be archived in the National Gallery in Canberra!!

Imaginatively framed in a box holder, this piece of photo art can be hung on a wall or stood on a sideboard or table. There are many example's of ToniC's work here - all different sizes too.

Imaginatively framed in a box holder, this piece of photo art can be hung on a wall or stood on a sideboard or table. There are many examples of ToniC’s work here – all different sizes too.

Unique hand=printed cards - perfect for Christmas or other occasions.

Unique hand-printed cards – perfect for Christmas or other occasions.

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Above is a fabulous glass plate from Chris Elston of The Fifth Element. It’s her piece below too – and peeping through are more examples of Ripple Grove wood – cheese platters made of our own Marri timber.

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There are only two of these outdoor angels now. Their candles are battery-operated. How cute would these look sitting on your patio table on Christmas evening?

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More art photography from ToniC

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Hand-crafted books from Jane Flower of Folios and Fibre near Stratham. The front book is a real collector’s item – Marri timber on the covers!

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Marguerite Aberle’s miniature watercolours are beautifully presented in card form. How often do you receive a card with an original watercolour ? These look great in frames.

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These little ‘houses’ (they’re less than 10 cms high) are for incense blocks. They’re made by Rie Yamauchi. There are several types – no two the same. Again, collectors’ items.

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Local olive oil! yum! This comes from about 10 kilometres away. It has won several awards – these are the last 4 bottles!!

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For your verandah! This clay cat is designed to house a pot plant. Imagine the effect with a climber winding up through the spaces.

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Two beautiful pieces of glassware from Heather Smith. If you haven’t yet seen the stunning work of Heather and husband, William Elliott, it’s time!

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This chess set is beyond description. Each hand-made piece has its own unique character. It is easily assembled as the ‘board’ is made up of separate black and white tiles. You’ll never see another piece of work like this

And look behind at the lovely glass picture from Heather Smith and William Elliott(!)

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For charity – Alzheimers Australia is the beneficiary of sales of this book by Sebastian Terry. Who is he? Look him up. He is the most extraordinary person, doing the most extraordinary things.

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Every little person should have one of Lee Reynolds’ gorgeous dolls. Attention to detail is amazing. You may have seen some of Lee’s embroidered brooches too.

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These postcard- size acrylics from Christine Blowfield would look wonderful when framed. She says,’I paint ’em, you frame ’em.’

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A Christmas tree full of anklets or bracelets from Vicki Smith of Dragonfly Creations.

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Someone well- known person used to say,’Well, that’s your blooming lot.’ While this isn’t a garden, there is a lot of creativity being grown here so I’m sure he wouldn’t mind me borrowing his words.

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Because Christmas is Coming……..

So much to show you. Because Christmas is coming the artists and artisans are bringing in new works. Because Christmas is coming there are lots of special Christmas prices. Because Christmas is coming buyers will receive a discount voucher to use for a future gift from Lyndendale Gallery.

Just three of several angelic bodies in the Gallery

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A Slightly bigger angel from brigitta

A Slightly bigger angel(ceramic) from Brigitta

Hand-made beads - earrings $25, necklace $28
Hand-made beads – earrings $25, necklace $28

heavenly voices from Brigitta at Lyndendale Gallery. approx 18 cms, high, $28 each

Ceramic angels – heavenly voices from Brigitta at Lyndendale Gallery. approx 18 cms, high, $28 each

Striking necklace from Dragonfly Creations, $27

Striking necklace from Dragonfly Creations, $27

Another delightful necklace from Dragonfly Creations $27

Another delightful necklace from Dragonfly Creations $27

An Earth Goddess, again from Brigitta. Set into a jarrah block, about 20 cms high. $45

An ceramic Earth Goddess, again from Brigitta. Set into a jarrah block, about 20 cms high. $45

Delicately coloured plate, again from Brigitta. Approx 22cms diameter. $22 (amazing!)

Delicately coloured ceramic plate, again from Brigitta. Approx 22cms diameter. $22 (amazing!)

Christmas wreath candle-holder -Approx 15 cms high, comes with the candle. $25

Ceramic Christmas wreath candle-holder -Approx 15 cms high, comes with the candle. $25

Ceramic Christmas tree set - tallest tree is about 15 cms high - great for a touch of elegance on your Christmas table - $22

Ceramic Christmas tree set – tallest tree is about 15 cms high – great for a touch of elegance on your Christmas table – $22

Ceramic Christmas wreath candle-holder
Ceramic Christmas wreath candle-holder. Approx 15 cms high. Comes with the candle. $25

Ceramic christmas wreath candle-holder. Approx 15 cms high Comes with the candle

Ceramic Christmas wreath candle-holder. Approx 15 cms high Comes with the candle $25

Ceramic Earth Goddess from Brigitta. again, she has a jarrah pedastal. cost $45
Ceramic Earth Goddess from Brigitta. again, she has a jarrah pedastal. cost $45

Glass Japanese doll necklaces. handmade glass beads. Neckalces come from Vicki at Dragonfly Creations. Each glass 'doll' is about 3 cms high. Cost $45. There are only 4 of these. Each is unique.

Glass Japanese doll necklaces. handmade glass beads. Necklaces come from Vicki at Dragonfly Creations. Each glass ‘doll’ is about 3 cms high. Cost $45. There are only 4 of these. Each is unique.

Ceramic necklace and matching earrings. Handmade beads again. Again from dragonfly Creations. Necklace is $30, earrings $25. Earrings may be purchased separately.

Ceramic necklace and matching earrings.
Handmade beads again. Again from dragonfly Creations. Necklace is $30, earrings $25. Earrings may be purchased separately.

I think that’s enough in the way of visual treats now. It’s just the beginning. Hope you can come and see these beautiful works from our southwest artists and artisans at Lyndendale Gallery in the Ferguson Valley.

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