Whats on at the Old Fire Station

Terralong Street garden bed

Calendar of events at the Old Fire Station Community Arts Centre

16-22 November Kiama Arts Trail Art of all mediums, paintings, photography, sculpture, jewellery
23-29 November Greg Vale Painting Kiama – works inspired by the Kiama area. Various craft items
30 November-6 December Kiama Art Society Visual arts exhibition - paintings
7-13 December Tori de Mestre Studio Days – celebrating the creativity & friendship of a group of women who regularly visit the studio of Tori de Mestre to discuss ideas & develop skills in painting, drawing & printmaking
14-20 December Nathan Miller Photography, image mounted on canvas, metal and acrylic
21-27 December Lucilia Quintal Journey - Photography
28 December-3 January Ted Batty - Kiama Woodcraft Group Woodwork
4-10 January Linda Brown Whimsical Wonderland – paintings, watercolour/acrylic paints, greeting cards & bookmarks sculptures, all hand made by the artist
11-17 January Ken & Lea Tucker Large scale paintings & photography in contemporary & abstract format detailing local landscapes
18-24 January Sonia O'Shea Visual Arts Exhibition – Mosaics glass pottery; Paintings acrylic; Jewellery semi-precious stones
25-31 January Carole Tate Contemporary Artwork – acrylic artwork on canvas
1-7 February Kiama Art Society Art exhibition & sale of works from members of Kiama Art Society
8-14 February Kaye Flavell Original artworks & photography. Handcrafted wooden bowls. Handmade candles poured in Kiama utilising reusable containers & Australia Made Fragrances
15-21 February Barbara Willis Handmade functional local stoneware pottery & decorative hand painted earthenware pottery. Watercolours & greeting cards printed from original works, beaded & gemstone jewellery, macramé hangers
22-28 February Shellharbour City Arts Society Paintings, Photographs, Prints, Sculptures
1-7 February Jamberoo Red Cross - Heather Netherclift Art exhibition & sale from Jamberoo Art Group (J.A.G.) members plus display of work from students at Triple Care Farm
8-14 March Kiama Jazz & Blues Club - Festival Visual art exhibition, performance space, highlight local artists, distribute information on the festival
15-21 March Kiama Shellharbour Camera Club Collection of framed & matted photographic work
22-28 March Robert Shaw - Kiama Arts Trail Art in all mediums, paintings, photography, jewellery, sculpture by local artists
29 March-4 April Tori de Mestre “Botanica” from the delicate & subtle dry Australian leaves & seedpods; the hidden treasures of the Minnamurra Rainforest & the exotic surprises of an old cottage garden – three artists take creative inspiration, through techniques of screenprinting, drawing & painting three very different plant ecologies are depicted
5-11 April Jeanette Prout Artworks and artistically refurbished chairs
12-18 April Kiama Art Society Exhibition & sale of works
19-25 April Roger Graham Pottery & Quilting – handmade pottery, mostly functional domestic stoneware: platters, bowls, mugs, cups, teapots, pie dishes other smaller items, also pelicans, wombats, frogs, owls etc. Handmade quilts & quilted items
26 April-2 May John Unwin Shellharbour Woodcarvers -Pyrography exhibition & sales. Demonstrations on carving & pyrography each day. Members encourage the public to participate & ask questions
3-9 May ICAN - Illawarra Craft & Art Network ican do Kiama – paintings, woodwork, fabric art, knitted garments, silver jewellery, woven baskets
10-16 May Berry Spinners & Weavers Demonstrations & hands on with spinning wheels & weaving looms; Exhibition & sales of handcrafted products – scarves, shawls, socks, felted clothing, beanies, gloves, hand spun yarns
17-23 May Janice Manning Treasure Chest – variety of handmade crafts for display & sale; Latch hook, appliqued, embroidered towels, hand towels, t-shirts; crochet, knitting & jewellery, ladies clothing & accessories (ponchos, scarves, beanies), tea cosies, oil paintings, gift cards & other novelties
24-30 May Eva Illyes Paintings in all mediums, framed & unframed artwork, cards with photos of original artwork
31 May-6 June Maureen Speers Hand painted silk, spinning, weaving, felting, handmade children’s wear, handmade cloth dolls; embroidered hand towels & towels
7-13 June Melinda Binkins - Illawarra Feltmakers Felt items from small 3D pieces to larger wall hangings
14-20 June Kerry Butt - Tuesday Night Knitters High quality hand knit, crochet, weaving & spinning. Items for babies through to adults including blankets, Mermaid blankets, socks, beanies, baby sets, mittens, scarves & items for the home
21-27 June Jenny Maliphant Mixed media – acrylic, watercolours some pastel & oil paintings of landscape, seascape, still life; Framed & unframed artwork & cards portraying previous artwork