High quality, local artists creative works. One of Canberra’s oldest galleries set a beautiful rural area but close to Belconnen. Step back in time and wander around this beautiful homestead. Stay for a spot of lunch or coffee. Shop at Strathnairn Arts for that special one of a kind gift, or an Art piece for that blank wall.
Learn the ancient art of Shibori and Indigo Dyeing.
With the weather now warming up, it is a great time to learn the ancient art of Shibori and Indigo dyeing with international shibori artists Joan James and Hellen O’Sullivan.
Joan James is a teacher and mixed media artist specialising in Shibori and Indigo dyeing. She is a member of Strathnairn Arts, and exhibits her work in SHOP; a member of the World Shibori Network (WSN) and the World Shibori Network, Australia and New Zealand (WSN ANZ) and TEXTILE Fibre Forum.
Hellen O’Sullivan is a mixed media artist specialising in natural dyes and Shibori, her foundations include using mainly paper, cotton and wool, not just silk.
Participants from last year’s workshop created beautiful works as shown on Instagram below…