Join with local artists, printmakers, print collectors and print enthusiasts for a day of talks, music, food and wine at the Printer's Picnic, an open day at the Museum of Printing as part of the 2018 Wimble's Wayzgoose event.
The day will include a pop-up print exhibition, talks by local and visiting artists about their work and practice, demonstrations of various printing techniques and processes by members of the Black Gully Printmakers, hands-on printing activities, a print swap by artists and the famous 'BIG PRINT' event
There will also be live music by local acts, food by Ultimate BBQ catering and local craft beer and wine available for purchase.
Further information at NERAM website
8.00am NERAM Cafe opens
Museum of Printing opens
- Pop-up exhibition by Black Gully Printmakers
New England Regional Art Museum opens
- Kids Art Cart activities
- Eventide exhibition
- Storytime with Little Pink Dog Books (TBC)
10.30 - 12.00 noon:
Artists talks (Museum of Printing):
- Glen Skien
- Dianne Longley
- Tim Mosely
- Cynthia Marsh
- Caren Florance
- Cat MacGregor
- Dominique Falla
- Clint Harvey
- Others TBA
11.30 - 1.00pm
Print swap drop off - details on Black Gully Printmakers facebook page https://www.facebook.com/blackgullyprintmakers/
Lunch by Ultimate BBQ, Craft beers from New England brewing Company, Wines by Merilba Estate
12.00 noon - 2.00pm
Live music (TBA)
- The Long Print activity (Museum of Printing)
- Print Swap - pickup (Museum of Printing)
THE BIG PRINT activity (Packsaddle Studio)
The Printer's Picnic is presented as part of the Wimble’s Wayzgoose 2018 Program at the New England Regional Art Museum in Armidale, NSW.
Wimble’s Wayzgoose 2018 is presented by NERAM and the Museum of Printing with funding the Regional Arts Fund. The Regional Arts Fund is an Australian Government initiative that supports sustainable cultural development in regional, remote and very remote Australia.
Wimble’s Wayzgoose 2018 is presented in partnership with The Bacon Factory, Black Gully Printmakers and Queensland College of Art at Griffith University.
New England travel and accommodation options on NERAM website at http://www.neram.com.au/visit/visiting-new-england/
- All welcome
- No bookings required