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Woodbridge history inspires poets

By Claire Ottaviano WITH more than 125 years of history, the empty rooms and halls of historic Woodbridge house sometimes feel alive say two poets who have taken up a 15-day residency in the home to creatively immerse themselves in ...

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Call to help for artistic twins

By Rebecca Peppiatt Mundaring twins Chloe Spicer and Miranda Jakens are walking in their mother’s footsteps by becoming accomplished artists and now they are teaming up to try and exhibit her work. Sallie Spicer was born in Burma and grew ...

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Food for thought in Mundaring

By Sally McGlew THE inaugural Food for Thought project at the Mundaring Arts Centre, will conclude with a workshop showcasing the result of skills sharing between master artists and the local community. Project manager Jenny Haynes said the idea to ...

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Urban development focus of art exhibition

By Claire Ottaviano MICHELLE Campbell is making her solo exhibition debut with Urban, a commentary on the impacts of urban sprawl and subdivisions on communities. On display at Mundaring Arts Centre from June 5 to August 1, Campbell’s contemporary paintings ...

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Art award funding gets the chop

By Claire Ottaviano THE Shire of Mundaring will pull the plug on its annual funding of the long-standing Robert Juniper Award for the Arts after Council supported scrapping a funding agreement with the award’s Trustees. At Tuesday night’s Council meeting, ...

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Never too late to start afresh

By Melissa Sheil MT HELENA artist Helen Lock is proving to the world it’s never too late to get started on your dreams. At 70-years-old, Ms Lock will be opening her first exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery comprising of ...

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Painting for Milli Lucas

By Melissa Sheil ARTIST Joanne Colely is saddling up for her unicorn painting fundraising event in honour of the late Milli Lucas in Wattle Grove next weekend. Milli first entered Australia’s hearts in 2016 through her battle with a vicious ...

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