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Smythesdale Art & Music Fiesta

Sun 7 Feb 2021 10:00 am to 03:00 pm

  • Free
  • Smythesdale

An event to celebrate our neighbours in the town of Smythesdale.

Arts, culture, music and poetry in a scenic little town.

This Community festival focuses of creators from the regions directly around Smythesdale and aims to profile them and bring them to the community.

Included in the forthcoming Fiesta program are the following:
• Music performers on the Village Green with the Creators Market
• Poetry and readings in the historic Courthouse. Pre-booked presenters and, walk up presenters on the day. Coordinated by poet and writer Megan J Riedl and Word Out Loud.
• Workshops and Activities including:
o Smythesdale artist Anne Langdon and her Sketch Club, will be working on two Artists Books. One, adult orientated. The other, for younger participants.
o Bannockburn artist Marita Reynolds – Appreciating Nature Workshop.
o Lyn Dickson – Weaving with Found Materials Workshop
• Artists Exhibition in The Well Community Centre with noted local, nationally recognised artists to exhibit their work. Includes work by Vida Pearson, Anne Langdon, Ruby Pilven, Stella Clark, Rachael Johnson and Kate Wise.
• Film screen “Walk From Robe” – short documentary
• Ballarat Morris Minor Club display.
• Artisan Market Stallholders.