Artstate Fringe


Image: Yvonne Overton, Birds, from Birds of Australia exhibition, Weswal Gallery Tamworth.
 

The Artstate Fringe program allows for self-supported events in the Tamworth Regional Council area to be associated events in the Artstate Tamworth program. Explore the local area of Tamworth and the thriving creative scene that exists within the 2340 postcode!

 

Finesse | Tamworth Regional Craft Shed

“Finesse” exhibition showcasing the finest award winning pieces: Woodturning, Carving, Metal Work, Ceramics, Sculpture, Painting, Lapidary, Quilting, Eco-Dyeing, weaving and more.

This venue is wheelchair accessible

Tamworth Regional Craft Shed
Bonsai Room 109 Peel Street, Tamworth

 

 

Times
Friday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Price
Free

Stormcrow Studio | Open Studio

Stormcrow Studio is an art space and store by Natasha Soonchild which produces unique recycled art, original prints, paintings and quirky sculptures all handcrafted in Nundle NSW.
It is located in the village’s old Butcher shop, now a beautifully restored heritage building. Meet the artist, attend a workshop, watch the washing mangle printing press in action and view works for sale exhibited within the studio.

72 Jenkins St, Nundle

https://www.instagram.com/stormcrow_studio/

 

Times
Thursday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Price
Free

Splash On Peel | Open Studio

Splash on Peel is a locally owned art studio and gallery offering a safe place for everyone to learn and grow at their creative workshops.
Art works and gifts created by locals are on display and available for purchase.

S4, 164 Peel St, Tamworth

https://www.splashonpeel.com.au/

 

Times
Thursday 9:00am
Friday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Price
Free

A brush with Quilty | Quilty House Open Studio

The studio is a part of the recently renamed ‘Quilty House’, where artist Meg Quilty paints and holds regular watercolour classes and workshops.
Whilst visiting the studio, visitors can expect to find Meg working on her paintings and is happy for anyone to “have a go” at painting their very own watercolour for a small fee of $25 to cover the cost of materials.Tea and coffee will be available.

66 Napier St, East Tamworth

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Times
Friday 10:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 3:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 3:00pm
Monday 10:00am – 3:00pm
Price
Free

4×10(30) | The Welders Dog

Four actors in a pub with no plan? Make something up!

A completely unique, once- in- a- lifetime experience of improvised theatre.

The Welders Dog Pub, 37 Dowe St Tamworth

This venue is wheelchair accessible

Time
Thursday 9:30pm – 10:30pm
Price
Free

Book Launch & Stargazing | Big Skies Collaboration with Tamworth Astronomical Club

Meet in Bicentennial Park (near the children’s playground), and celebrate the launch of Dark Sky Dreamings: an inland sky writers anthology, with author readings and stargazing through telescopes with the Tamworth Regional Astronomical Club.

Venue
Bicentennial Park
Time
Thursday 8:30pm – 9:30pm
Price
Free

Steam Engines Firing | Tamworth Powerstation Museum

Experience the magnificent John Fowler Steam Engines in action, the only two of their kind still
operating in the world.

216 Peel Street
Tamworth NSW 2340

This venue is wheelchair accessible

http://tamworthpowerstationmuseum.com.au/

Time
Thursday 1:00pm – 10:00pm
Price
$5.00 / $3.00

Tamworth Powerstation Museum

Tamworth was the first town in Australia to install electric street lights. Be enlightened at Australia’s
only electrical museum.

216 Peel Street
Tamworth NSW
2340

This venue is wheelchair accessible

http://tamworthpowerstationmuseum.com.au/

 

Times
Wednesday 9:00am – 1:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 1:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 1:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 1:00pm
Price
$5.00 / $3.00

Australian Country Music Hall of Fame & Walk a Country Mile

Toe-tap your way though Australia’s country music history. Learn about the pioneers, legends, leading
ladies and current industry stars.

561 Peel Street
Tamworth NSW
2340

This venue is wheelchair accessible

https://countrymusichalloffame.com.au/wordpress/

Times
Wednesday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Price
$7.00

Tony Hooke: New Works | Weswal Gallery

Southern Highlands artist, Tony Hooke, exhibition of new works.

Originally opened in 1982 by ceramicist Fran West and Marcia Schofield, Weswal Gallery maintains a reputation as a fine art gallery specialising in showcasing works from emerging to established local, regional and national contemporary Australian artists.

The gallery is situated at the top of Brisbane Street, just 2 minutes drive from Tamworth CBD. http://www.weswalgallery.com.au/

This venue is wheelchair accessible

Times
Thursday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 2:00pm
Price
Free

Yvonne Overton: Birds of Australia | Weswal Gallery

Local artist Yvonne Overton exhibition Birds of Australia in watercolour.

Originally opened in 1982 by ceramicist Fran West and Marcia Schofield, Weswal Gallery maintains a reputation as a fine art gallery specialising in showcasing works from emerging to established local, regional and national contemporary Australian artists.

The gallery is situated at the top of Brisbane Street, just 2 minutes drive from Tamworth CBD. http://www.weswalgallery.com.au/

This venue is wheelchair accessible

Times
Thursday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 2:00pm
Price
Free