#sheppfest
Loading Events

Upcoming Events › Workshops

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

March 2019

EAT YOUR WORDS

March 16 - March 17
La Trobe University, 210 Fryers Street
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map
Free – $75

Over three tasty sessions, you will be provided with all the ingredients required to make your own narrative feast. The culmination will be a short performance showcasing what you have ‘cooked up.’ Designed for those who wish to begin writing but don’t know how to start, those who have  fabulous idea but are not sure what to do with it and for those who are interested in what make writing delicious. Workshop 1 – Ingredients (pen, paper, imagination etc.) Date:…

Find out more »

CONVERGE ON THE GOULBURN

March 16 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Victoria Park Lake, Wyndham Street
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map

For the first time, Shepparton Festival will launch with Converge on the Goulburn, the festival by the lake that brings together food, culture and performance from Shepparton’s diverse community in one incredible event. Enjoy traditional and contemporary music and performance, check out the vibrant marketplace with authentic craft, culture and visual arts, participate in cultural workshops and activities and relax in the outdoor lounge featuring authentic foods cooked by local communities. The opening event of Cultural Diversity Week will be…

Find out more »

STORIES THROUGH CLAY

March 16 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Victoria Park Lake, Wyndham Street
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map

Facilitated by Splinter Contemporary Artists during the Converge on the Goulburn event, participants will be invited to create a small sculpture. Using terracotta, and with a focus on bird forms, the act of creating will prompt the sharing of stories between participants and artists about birds from all over the world and our unique relationships with them.

Find out more »

NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY

March 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Want to hone your photography skills to capture the beauty of our local environment? RiverConnect and the Shepparton Camera Club invite you to a FREE nature photography session at Australian Botanic Gardens, Shepparton. Learn how to capture stunning photos like this image, courtesy of session host Leigh Teitz from Shepparton Camera Club. BYO camera, preferably a DSLR but may be possible with other cameras.

Find out more »

COMMUNITY TEXTILES WORKSHOPS

March 17 - March 24
Alex Rigg Foyer (upstairs at Riverlinks Eastbank), 70 Welsford Street
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
$14 – $36

This year, in 15 special workshops, STA Inc tutors offer you the opportunity to create birds, fish, flowers, a beaded waterfall, rich backgrounds, and more. Techniques include marbling on leather, Lino printing on T shirts, indigo dyeing, boro, needle felting with sheer fabrics on felt. Cost: $14 – $36 (kit cost included) Bookings: Please note important changes from printed guide. Email or text  jmpgdp@gmail.com or 0488 378 839 Book early! Your place is confirmed when payment is received. Times: 10.30…

Find out more »

RIVER WEAVING WORKSHOP

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

As the Kaiela/ River weaves its way through the landscape of our environment and carries the dreams of many generations through our dream state, so does the gentle art of fibre weaving as practiced by the first peoples of this place. Join with fibre weavers from Kaiela Arts for an introduction to coil weaving in the cool tranquillity of the evening. Suitable for Women of all ages. Location: The best way to reach the site is to park in Lincoln…

Find out more »

PAINT WHAT YOU HEAR

March 22 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Queens Gardens, 41 Welsford St
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map

Paint What You Hear workshops are directed by musician Erica Rasmussen and visual artist Zakiya Kurdi. The workshops use classical and contemporary music and visual art to engage young people in the arts, inviting them to respond to live music using various art forms, such as drawing and painting. Kindergarten and daycare groups are invited to register to participate and learn about the elements of music and how to represent sound through artistic expression. Two sessions. Start times: 10.30am and…

Find out more »

PLAIN JANE

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverlinks Eastbank, 70 Welsford Street
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map

At the culmination of a week-long residency with The Australian Ballet Education team, students from the Better Together Alliance schools will open this event with a sharing of co-created works based on a theme of identity. The residency is supported by The Colonial Foundation and the Fairley Foundation and aims to develop core skills, confidence and general well-being, while working to prepar students for their own choreographed performance to the community. This will be followed by The Australian Ballet’s performance…

Find out more »

ART ALONG RIVER – POTTERY

March 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Botanic Gardens, Botanic Gardens Avenue, Kialla VIC 3631
Shepparton,VICAustralia
+ Google Map

Back by popular demand, RiverConnect presents Ceramics along the River with local artist Kaye Poulton. Create a nature inspired masterpiece in the ambience of the Australian Botanic Gardens. Bookings: riverconnect@shepparton.vic.gov.au or call 5832 9700

Find out more »

MINI STORY BOWL

March 23 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Queens Gardens, 41 Welsford St
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map

Join us in the Queens Gardens for a morning of artistic engagement for children 8 and under. Teaching children that ART is all around, this fun and interactive event will give our mini story bowl fans an appreciation of the Shepparton Festival for years to come! Register for a Paint What You Hear workshop for 3 to 8 year old’s, or 18 to 36 month olds and watch as they learn how to create art using music and tempo. Our friends…

Find out more »

ART THERAPY WORKSHOP

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
La Trobe University, 210 Fryers Street
Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia
+ Google Map
$10 – $70

Telling the stories of our lives through art is a part of human experience. Using art for our health and wellbeing has become the focus of communities and individuals across the globe in recent times. Across this day of events we will pursue the idea that the artist is any person who has a story to tell. All sessions are stand-alone. The interactive yarning and art making session in the afternoon will build on the lecture and hands-on workshop in…

Find out more »

SIGNS AND SYMBOLS WORKSHOP

March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jordan’s Bend Shepparton,Victoria3630Australia + Google Map

Signs and symbols of the land; scratched in the earth; messages left for others to discover a message. Learn how to read a story told using ancient Aboriginal signs and symbols then create your own visual language and leave a message in the earth. Suitable for all ages, children must be accompanied by an adult. Bookings: riverconnect@shepparton.vic.gov.au or call 5832 9700

Find out more »
+ Export Events
racv-bronze-logo

The Shepparton Festival is presented in partnership with:

SHEPPARTON FESTIVAL: STORY BOWL

Shepparton Festival - Victoria's longest running non-for-profit regional arts Festival. Join us in March 2019 for our 23rd annual event.

STAY CONNECTED

Copyright 2017 | Built with ❤ by Regional Business Toolkit | Privacy | Terms | Sitemap