FEATURED ARTISTS

The Collie Art Gallery features the work of a diverse range of artists and artisans, including painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers, graphic artists, woodturners, textile artists and much more.

Featured Artists are provided with a profile page on the gallery’s website as well as the opportunity to sell their work online or at the gallery when it opens in April 2015.

Contact the gallery at hello@collieartgallery.org.au to find out more about the work of featured artists, opportunities for artists or to become a Featured Artist.

News about our Featured Artists

Art Class to Continue

Art Class to Continue

Susan McKee’s art class, Drawing and Painting for the Terrified, came to an end after eight sessions, on June 26th. The class received a great response from the local community with 12 people attending every Monday evening. It especially suited … Continued

Demonstration of Felting Techniques

Demonstration of Felting Techniques

Local artist Chris Harnby who specializes in textiles and fabrics resulting in the creation of many different clothing items from stylish overcoats to scarves and broaches, brought in her materials to demonstrate her felting techniques on May 5th in the … Continued

Mother’s Day Celebrated in the Studio

Mother’s Day Celebrated in the Studio

Members of the Studio Club organised an exhibition of their paintings in the Studio space of the Gallery. The exhibition was organised to celebrate Mother’s Day on May 14th. The artists included Cheryl Rochester, Dianne Clark, Judy Lancaster, Karin Stein, … Continued

Upgrading Skills in Oils and Pastels

Upgrading Skills in Oils and Pastels

Internationally acclaimed art teacher, Lyn Diefenbach, was a guest in Collie to conduct two workshops at the Collie Art Gallery right at the end of April. Both the pastels and oils workshops were well attended and participants enjoyed them very … Continued

Inspirational Exhibition

Inspirational Exhibition

The exhibition of Artist Yidumduma Bill Harney from Northern Territory brought many visitors to the Gallery during January-February this year. During their visit, the year 5 and 6 classes from St Brigid’s School were inspired by the traditional stories the … Continued

Lyn Diefenbach’s Workshops in Collie

Lyn Diefenbach’s Workshops in Collie

Lyn Diefenbach is a nationally and internationally well-known artist who traveled from Queensland to hold a few workshops in Western Australia in late April. Lyn uses pastels and oils to paint a myriad of subject matter. She was accepted into the … Continued