Tuesday, October 17

Opening Night 13th October


Mt Perry Community Hall full of Beautiful Art from 13th October until 21st October
Dont Miss out on Seeing this 23rd Annual Exhibition
Dedicated to our past President Shelley Kelly
"Our Region Our Arts Our Craft"

Opening Night 13th October Exquisite Art, Beautiful Craft displays, Orchids, Quilts, Woodwork, Spoon Art, Destash,
Workshops
Girls find the bench Remembering our friend Shelley

Sunday, October 15

2017 Mt Perry Annual Art Exhibition
"Our Region, Our Art, Our Craft"
Winners Announced
Section 1 - PASTEL
1st- Gail Thomas
2nd -Suzanne Robinson
HC-Sue Capewell
HC- Carmel Birchley

Section 2- GRAPHITE/CHARCOAL
1st- Brett Jones
2nd-Jake Thompson
HC- Ray Sparks
HC-Jake Thompson

Section 3 - LANDSCAPE - Acquisition- North Burnett Regional Council
1st -Betty Searle
2nd- Sue Lederhose
HC- Sue Lederhose
HC- Alice McLaughlin

Section 4 - ABSTRACT
1st- Karen Betts
2nd-Llewellyn Swallow
HC-Karen Betts
HC- Alice McLaughlin

Section 5 - MT PERRY MEMBERS
1st - Patty Klaassen
2nd -Karen Betts
3rd - Sue Draney
HC- Karen Betts
HC- Sue Capewell

Section 6- WATERCOLOUR
1st- Sue Lederhose
2nd- Cliff Dullaway
HC- Beryl Home
HC- Colleen Helmore

Section 7- OILS & ACRYLICS
Acquisition First prize Evolution Mining Mt Rawdon Mine
1st- Sue Draney
2nd- Sue Draney
HC- Betty Searle
HC- Joy Davern

Section 8- OPEN
1st- Jake Thompson
2nd- Vanessa Allegra
HC- Llewyn Swallow
HC- Gail Thomas

Section 9- CREATIVE TEXTILE
1st - Ruth Wagner
2nd- Kerry Bettiens
HC- Ruth Wagner
HC- Ailsa Koloi

Section 10- SCULPTURE
1st- Alice McLaughlin
2nd- Tim Caflisch
HC- Yvette Stephensen
HC -Peter Mann

Section 11- REFLECTIONS OF MT PERRY
Acquisition First Prize-EVOLUTION MINING
1st- Vanessa Allegra
2nd Kylie Carmen
HC- Ray Sparks
HC - Joy Davern

Section 12- WILD CARD - Big Art Flower
1st- Lyn Wright
2nd- Yvette Stephensen
HC- Marsha Johnson
HC-Yvette Stephensen

ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD- Pam Bryant - Cow Calf

PAT AUGUSTINE MEMORIAL TROPHY - Sue Lederhose- Early Rain

UNPACKERS  PRIZE- Betty Searle - Gum Leaves in Spring

Thanks to the Generosity of our Sponsors
2017  
23rd Annual Arts Exhibition
Our Region Our Arts Our Craft
Evolution Mining Mt Rawdon Mine
 Bendigo Bank 
 North Burnett Regional Council
Noel Kelly and Family
Art Plus - Bundaberg
 Mt Perry Mechanics 
Chroma Australia
John Bowen
Spitfire Constructions
 Murph's Place 
Karen Betts
Adrienne and Murray Williams
McKays Fuel and Rural supplies
Jess Herbert
Betty & Noel Mooney
Noela Clarey
Arthur Dingle
Jazzy Greig
Marchioness B&B 
Bob Gilbert - Federal Inn
Travelling Lite
Mt Perry Caravan Park
Mingo Crossing Caravan Park

and MOST important of all
Our ART Group Members, Volunteers and Friends who work long hours and dedicate their time and money for the
 Love of Art



Tuesday, October 10

ARt Heading to the Perry

Hope you are as excited as me, we have all this beautiful Art flooding into Mt Perry. Wednesday 11th October the rest will arrive and then the hang ...............and we get to see first hand the Talent we have in our district and the wider community, and a few hops, skips and jumps away to Brisby, Russel Is and beyond our local community. What a great way to meet some beautiful people.

Workshops are starting to overflow. Get in quick only a few spots left.

Our Art Judge Tricia Taylor Master Pastellist is coming from Sydney to the hard task of picking winners for the Prize Money.

Our Talented Photography Judge Sue McLaughlin is coming from Monto

Our Sponsors have been Generous to us and we will make them proud sharing ART

Evolution Mining Mt Rawdon Mine
 Bendigo Bank 
 North Burnett Regional Council
Noel Kelly and Family
Art Plus - Bundaberg
 Mt Perry Mechanics 
Chroma Australia
John Bowen
Spitfire Constructions
 Murph's Place 
Karen Betts
Adrienne and Murray Williams
McKays Fuel and Rural supplies
Jess Herbert
Betty & Noel Mooney
Noela Clarey
Arthur Dingle
Jazzy Greig
Marchioness B&B 
Bob Gilbert - Federal Inn
Travelling Lite
Mt Perry Caravan Park
Mingo Crossing Caravan Park
and hope I haven't forgotten anyone

and MOST important of all
Our ART Group Members, Volunteers and Friends who work long hours and dedicate their time and money for the
 Love of Art










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Tuesday, October 3

Big Day in the Perry 14th October 2017


23rd Annual Art Exhibition " Our Region Our Art Our Craft " opens on Friday night 13th October 7pm in the Community Hall, do come along, as your invited. 
Saturday 14th October is a must go to Mt Perry to see 

Annual Art Exhibition in the Community Hall, with displays of orchids, woodwork, metal work, jewelry, quilts.
 Jack of All Trades Exhibition in the Shelley Kelly Gallery,   from 0830 till 1630 hrs. 

Out side festivities of painting in the Park, Africian drumming at 1100- 1145, destash stall of Arts and Craft. 

The Axeman and Sawers Woodchop from 1000 till 1730 at the Grand Hotel - featuring The Morris Dingle Memorial Chop.

 Rodeo at the show grounds from 1800-2200. with free camping to Rodeo goers.

Love to catch a workshop then why not stay over and see the local sights, the art exhibition  runs till 21st October. check out the mtperryfinearts.blogspot.com to see what workshop you would like to join in.....

Mention your coming to the Art exhibition to the Accommodation houses and you may be supprised with a  discount.
Marchioness B&B Homestay 41563116
Mt Perry Federal Inn 41563059
Mt Perry Caravan Park 0427563271
Murphy's Place Accommodation 0409627861 or 039698469
Travelling Lite B&B 0407622922
Mingo Crossing Caravan Park 41616200

Saturday, September 30

Jack of All Trades Exhibition by Susie Capewell

Councillors John Bowen and  John Zahl with Susie Capewell after the unveiling of Susies beautiful Portrait of  Shelley Kelly, kindly donated to the  " Shelley Kelly Gallery "


We gathered to Name our Gallery in Honor of our Arty Friend Shelley Kelly for her hard work wisdom and devotion to the Arts.


Shelley Kelly Gallery

On 23rd September 2017 Councillor John Bowen Officially Named the Mt Perry Gallery, to Honor our Past President of 19 years.
                                                        " Shelly Kelly Gallery"

It was a lovely afternoon with Beautiful People and Beautiful Art Works.

The First Exhibition in the Shelley Kelly Gallery was opened by Councillor John Zahl. Our Very Talented Artist Susie Capewell      "  Jack of All Trades "   Exhibition. Susies Art will be on display until 5th November. Do drop in and see her beautiful work.

At the opening, Susie unveiled and gifted a portrait of Shelley to the Gallery. Now Shelley will always be there in spirit watching over the gallery.

Look out for the "Red Rose Print" of a favourite Painting from Shelley's  " My Art Journey " exhibition that ran from January till April 2017.
This print  reproduced with permission from the Kelly Family, photographed by Adrienne Williams, framed by Art Plus is on display at the Gallery.
 A great gesture to remind the Art Group and friends of the

                                                               " Joy in Art "



Sunday, August 6

Upcoming Art Exhibition

Please join us at our 23rd Annual Art Exhibition - 13th-21st October 2017 


This years Exhibition will be in honour of our Past President, Shelley Kelly. 
Please help us celebrate her life - we would love to see you there.