I had the pleasure of again supporting the Ipswich Women's Development Network (IWDN) with the donation of an artwork for auction at their annual fundraising dinner.
The IWDN supports and promotes Ipswich women and fundraises for the Heather Bonner Memorial Scholarship, which is offered each year to a local women to study at the Univeristy of Queensland.
It was a successful evening of fundraising with a special guest, Dale Spender, speaking about her life.
Image Left: Donated artwork, Space #2, Fine art pigment print on photo rag.
Image Below: At the dinner with another artist and supporter, Kate Roberts.
Stimulate the Senses, now in it's second year, is a group exhibition organised by local Ipswich artist Glen Smith, to encourage emerging artists to show their work.
Last month I was asked to conduct a Curatorial & Installation Workshop for the group of artists to provide advice on how to present their work and to demonstrate various ways of installing the works.
The artists were enthusiastic to learn and very keen to share stories about their own art practices. In all it was a successful afternoon and the opening night a couple of days later drew a large crowd and was officially opened by Cr N