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Guided Gallery Tours

Every Sunday. These free and entertaining weekly tours will provide valuable insights into current exhibitions. Simply turn up a little before 2pm on any Sunday to meet your guide. When: Every Sunday at 2pm Where: Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery Cost: Free! This post has been syndicated from the Swan ...

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Flight/Motion

Sunday, 21 July – Sunday, 14 October 2018. From sheds in backyards, and esteemed public collections, Flight/motion sees an eclectic mix of paintings, sculptures, models and photographs, a 1948 motorbike and a 21st century alternative powered racing machine. Come and see the Human Powered Vehicle as designed and raced by Weeroona College, the traditionally woven hot ...

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The people’s museum

Friday, 31 August – Sunday, 14 October 2018. The People’s Museum is about memory and mementos, family history, mythology, tall tales, and yarns. It’s about your grandmother’s biscuit tin, the kitchen scales you were weighed in when your mum gave birth to you at home, a salvaged item from a burning house, your ...

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Word of Mouth – pop-up performance

Tuesday, 18 September 2018. A special pop-up performance of the Ballarat Arts Academy First Year Music Theatre Students as part of the 2018 Fairfax Youth Initiative. Enjoy a free lunch time recital as part of the Fairfax 2018 Youth Initiative – open to all members of the public. Word of ...

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Make your own book

Tuesday, 25 September 2018. School holiday workshops for kids How would you like to make your own book? Learn how to fold a concertina book and tell your story with words and pictures in this simple but very impressive paper art book. When: Tuesday, 25 September 2018. Where: Swan Hill ...

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Comics and cartoons

Thursday, 27 September 2018. School holiday workshops for kids Make your very own comic book with textas and brightly coloured watercolour paints. Learn how to make people and animals look funny and tell a story at the same time. When: Thursday, 27 September 2018. Where: Swan Hill Regional Gallery Who: ...

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Dream Car

Tuesday, 2 October 2018. School holiday workshops for kids How would you like to travel in the future? Would it be in a car with wheels or something that flies through the air? Draw your dream car using oil pastels and water colour paints. When: Tuesday, 2 October 2018 Where: ...

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Paper sculpture

Thursday, 4 October 2018. School holiday workshops for kids Learn how to make paper stencils, paper lanterns, paper planes and more. These simple paper sculptures are a cheap way to make attractive and fun artworks at home. When: Thursday, 4 October 2018 Where: Swan Hill Regional Gallery Who: Ages 6-12 ...

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Live on the lawn

Sunday, 14 October 2018. Join local musicians 7 Car Pile Up unplugged, Kate Mullan, Killer Queens, and William Alexander for a great day of live entertainment on the lawn. Make a day of it, bring a blanket or comfy chair, sit back and relax. Food and drinks available for purchase. When: Sunday, 14 ...

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The portrait and the selfie

Friday, 19 October – Sunday, 2 December. The portrait – a considered and deliberate rendering of the sitter, offering a deep and insightful window to the soul. The selfie – a spontaneous and superficial digital self portrait, produced almost exclusively for distribution on social media platforms. View the portraits from the permanent ...

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