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February 2020

Children’s Silo Designs

February 29 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Dookie Artists Tree, 64 Mary St
Dookie, VIC 3646
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FREE

Be part of the Festival Silo Exhibition! Children are invited to experiment with a variety of mediums to design their own silo art. Their work will then become part of the silo exhibition for the Shepparton Festival. Two session: 10.30am - 12pm or 2pm - 3.30pm Children 10 years and under must be accompanied by an adult. Artwork created will become part of the Dookie Artists Tree festival event, Silo Exhibition .

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March 2020

Close to the Bone

March 13 - March 27
FREE

A travelling evolution extravaganza! Nam is a zoologist, so evolution means Darwin. With boxes crammed with skulls and dead animal parts, Nam will host a travelling evolution extravaganza! As betrayed by the title and the photograph, this activity addresses the theme EVOLVE in two ways. First and foremost, the Darwinian view of evolution of species is tackled in a practical way: through interpretation of skeletons, especially skulls. Second, the concept of personal development and one’s role in the world is…

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Community Textiles Workshops

March 14 - March 21
$15 – $30

Tutors from Shepparton Textile Artists are holding community workshops, giving participants the opportunity to create a textile artwork using a wide variety of techniques including the magic of printing on fabric, gorgeous felting, working with wire, eye-catching boro, exquisite beading, creative embroidery, textile collage, fabric manipulation and layering, and working with beautiful yarn. Come and learn a new skill and make something beautiful to take home. Note: Cost excludes kit. See brochure for full details of date, time, venue and…

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How to Write the Story of Your Life

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
La Trobe University, 210 Fryers Street
Shepparton, Victoria 3630 Australia
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$10

Join playwright/screenwriter Hannie Rayson and theatre  director/historian Michael Cathcart This is a popular writing workshop for anyone who wants to write their own life story, or to write a family history. You’ll discover how to structure your story. What to include and what to leave out. And how to engage your reader by bringing your own perspective and insights to your work. You’ll also develop simple techniques to overcome writers’ block. This event will also give you a sneak preview…

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Whisky Masterclass at Thornebridge: Timboon Distillery

March 14 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thornebridge, 10 High Road
Murchison, VIC Australia
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$95

March is whisky month at Thornebridge Come and join us in the historic cellar at Thornebridge for an afternoon of small batch Australian whisky. What better way to enjoy the afternoon on a hot day than to chill out in our unique amazing cool massive cellar unseen by the public for 50 years. Josh Walker is inspired by Timboon’s local colourful and illicit distilling history to produce high quality Australian single malt whisky. Josh travels from Victoria’s Surf Coast to…

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Nature Photography at the Australian Botanic Gardens

March 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Australian Botanic Gardens, Botanic Gardens Avenue
Kialla, VIC 3631 Australia
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FREE

Want to hone your photography skills to capture the beauty of our local environment? RiverConnect and Shepparton Camera Club invite you to a nature photography session at the Australian Botanic Gardens. BYO camera. Registrations are essential.

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Affinity Quartet Workshops

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
La Trobe University, 210 Fryers Street
Shepparton, Victoria 3630 Australia
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FREE

Join musicians from the country’s leading orchestras Melbourne based Affinity Quartet explores diverse histories in the string quartet to bring classical music to wider audiences. Comprising musicians from the country’s leading orchestras and ensembles, this group has been described as the ‘next generation of Australian classical superstars’ (Play On Music). Come along to this 2 hour workshop to learn from the best of the best. This event is supported by the Sir Andrew and Lady Fairley Foundation

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Film Workshops

March 18 - March 25
FREE

Come together as digital creatives and production wizards to be part of the team who writes, designs and creates the community clip for the Shepp Festival 25 year celebration in 2021. Hear from Shepp-raised film-producer Diana Fisk and local writer-director Michael Hudson as we plan the content and brainstorm the process. The finished product will be screened publicly with behind the scenes snippets shared on social media throughout the year. Be a part of documenting the real humans of the…

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Gin Revolution

March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Fryers Street Food Store, 53 Fryers St
Shepparton, Victoria 3630 Australia
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$80

Gin making masterclass

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Drawing the Versailles Woman

March 19 - March 22
The Teller Collective, 55 Fryers St
Shepparton, Victoria 3630 Australia
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$45

Dates/times: Thursday 19 March @ 7 pm & Sunday 22 March @ 2 pm Explore the evolution of fashion with this 18th century French themed drawing workshop focusing on fabric and form. With each pose, an additional layer of clothing will be added to the Versailles Woman, building upon the silhouette to reveal different parts of the dress, textures, and shapes. Develop your observational drawing skills through a series of guided exercises. Tickets: Ticket price includes art supplies, a drink…

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Craft and Coffee at GV Libraries

March 19 - March 26
Gold coin donation

Craft and Coffee is coming to Shepparton Festival! Come and learn new skills at our Mooroopna, Tatura and Shepparton library branches. Take home a beautiful craft piece for your home or to give to a friend. Check the GV library website gvlibraries.com.au/events for further Craft and Coffee sessions at your local branch. Registrations are essential either at the library or call 1300 374 765. Shepparton Library 41 Marungi St, Shepparton Thursday 19 March 10.30am - 12.30pm Tatura Library 155 Hogan…

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Bush Verse Workshop. Learn How to Write and Perform.

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Shepparton Heritage Centre Museum, 154 Welsford St
Shepparton, VIC 3630
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FREE

What do Banjo Patterson, Dorothea Mackellar, Henry Lawson and a score of talented writers and orators all over Australia have in common? A love of Bush Poetry! RiverConnect and the Kyabram Bush Verse Group invite you to learn the elements of two separate art forms: writing and performing bush verse. Participants will also discover great Australian writers and enjoy a performance from local poet Mick Coventry. Please bring a notebook, a pen and a creative brain!

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