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Tammy takes on Hollywood

ASPIRING Jane Brook actress Tammy Walters is aiming for the stars, spending a week in the heart of Hollywood meeting big-name managers and casting directors as part of an intensive program to introduce up-and-coming actors to the cutthroat industry. Ms ...

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Graphic novelist shares his skills

AFTER Heritage College upper primary students read American author Chris Schweizer’s book Crogan’s March their teacher thought the author-illustrator might be interested in reading their work. Year 5-7 teacher and deputy principal Jeremy Newth said they emailed Mr Schweizer not ...

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Ellenbrook Art award now open

ENTRIES are now open for the first Ellenbrook Open Art Award. The award is open to artists in all visual arts mediums, including painting, sculpture, photography, works on paper and textiles. Ellenbrook Arts community arts manager Carol Harris said emerging, ...

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Young artistic perspective

TALENTED young graduating artists from the eastern suburbs are amongst 69 works selected for a free exhibition on display at the Art Gallery of Western Australia. Culture and the Arts Minister John Day said the exhibition provided Western Australian audiences ...

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Channelling crowd’s energy

SARDINIAN artist Graziano Piras channelled the energy of viewers as he painted at the opening of his exhibition The Second Thought at the Mezzanine Gallery in Darlington last night. Mezzanine Gallery artistic director Mark Alderson said Mr Piras’ work did ...

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Artist set for Sculptures by the Sea

BOTTLETOPS and iridescent chameleon paint have been used to create an optical illusion by Forrestfield visual artist Claire Davenhall who is putting the finishing touches to her work for this year’s Sculptures by the Sea. The Forrestfield resident said her ...

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Romance anthology a labour of love

JUST a day after Valentine’s Day will see WA’s first ever organised romance writers’ group launch their debut anthology at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre. Anthologie d’amour features a variety of love stories from 11 local women, some already ...

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Eagles soar high in Lion’s lair

of crows, then a lifesize rhino and now it’s a hooded eagle that has seen hills artist, Mikaela Castledine being lauded for her art. Mikaela’s arresting sculpture of a wedge-tailed eagle, crocheted out of polypropylene, has just taken out first ...

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Artists at Zig Zag Gallery

THE Artists Garden, an exhibition by Russell and Una Bell, opens on Sunday, December 14 at 11am. The Bells of Mundaring will present two different approaches to art. Mr Bell has done more traditional paintings based on his garden. Mrs ...

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A coup for young artists

YEAR 11 and 12 visual arts students from Helena College have been invited to exhibit alongside community artists in an upcoming exhibition in the Perth Hills. Visual art teacher Sandra-Lee Murphy said the invitation was a coup for the young ...

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