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WORKSHOP ARTS CENTRE $100 POETRY PRIZE
Friday 22 September, 7pm

Workshop Arts Centre & North Shore Poetry Project’s poetry prize.

Escape another night of alternative facts on the TV and join a bunch of excellent local poets play with words and ideas in a way that has real meaning and art. In fact, bring your own poem, any style will do as long as it not more than 30 lines.

For the first time the Workshop Arts Centre and the North Shore Poetry Project will be combining to bring our excellent local poets together for some pizza, wine and verse and a competitive edge. Yes, the audience can vote for their favourite poem with the winner taking home a $100 prize.

The night will be hosted by Gary McCartney, a Sydney based designer, poet and short story writer. His poetry is informed by his Irish roots, remote landscapes, and a keen interest in how humanity works, or doesn’t. So, bring along that poem you’ve been hiding from the world and see it gather some friends.

Cost: $15 per person, includes pizza. Limited places available.



$1,000 JOY EWART SCHOLARSHIP

The 2017 Joy Ewart scholarship is open to Year 10 students taking Visual Arts for their Higher School Certificate.

Shortlist Shortlisted applicants will be invited to exhibit their work at the Ewart Gallery in November 2017.

Scholarship The Joy Ewart Scholarship winner will receive $1,000 to use towards term classes or holiday workshops at the Workshop Arts Centre as well as a $100 Eckersley’s gift card.

Runners Up One Highly Commended, awarded with a term’s tuition with Judith White at the Workshop Arts Centre and a $50 Eckersley’s gift card. One Commended, receiving a term’s tuition with Ros Devaux at the Workshop Arts Centre and a $50 Eckersley’s gift card.

Selection Process The scholarship is open to all Year 10 Visual Arts students in New South Wales planning to take Visual Arts as a Preliminary HSC course in 2018.

Application Applicants are to complete an application form and submit an e-portfolio (up to 5 jpeg files at 300dpi) of their body of work.

Click on the link below to download an Application Form

Applications close Completed application forms and e-portfolios must be emailed to admin@workshoparts.org.au and received by 5pm on Friday 27th October 2017.

Image: detail of work by Noah Mullins, Joy Ewart Scholarship 2016 winner


ART MARKET & OPEN DAY
The Workshop Arts Centre on Show
Sunday 29 October, 9am – 3pm

ORIGINAL ART for every budget & OPEN STUDIOS

FRAMED & UNFRAMED PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS & PRINTS, CERAMICS, SCULPTURE & MORE
SEE THE CLASSES & ARTISTS AT WORK
KIDS ACTIVITIES, COFFEE & GREAT FOOD, LIVE ENTERTAINMENT


JOY EWART SCHOLARSHIP EXHIBITION
21 Nov to 2 Dec

Exhibition of finalists for the Joy Ewart Scholarship 2017.

Opening & prize giving on Thursday 23 November, 6pm.


CHRISTMAS PARTY
Thursday 14 December, 6pm

Workshop Arts Centre Christmas party – all welcome.