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BAVA are a group of artists ranging from beginners, intermediate to professional . . . focusing on supporting and developing the talents of local artists to benefit the cultural community of the Banana Shire.
We organize and co-ordinate various workshops through the year and are active participants in cultural events such as the annual Brigalow Arts Festival, Callide Valley Show and individual and combined exhibitions through out the Banana Shire.
We provide information on our calendar of events including workshops, art competitions and Flying Arts details.
Please feel free to leave any comments! We are happy to answer any questions you may have. If you are an artist or aiming to take up some creative pursuits ... please JOIN US! We are eager to hear from you.
Art news from other art groups are also most welcome!
Tuesday, 2 October 2007
Queensland Arts Council
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Pendragon Boot Company Penny Farthing Kid leather, boot buttons & carved wood 1996 Pendragon Boot Company offers regional audiences an exhibition of shoe art spanning work from the past 19 years. Art Shoes explores themes as diverse as nature, absurdity and haute couture. Pendragon takes the humble shoe and elevates it to a new level as an artform in its own right. Jackie and Adrian have 16 years of shoemaking experience, including made-tomeasure, patternmaking and grading, leather and heel design and all aspects of shoe construction. They are regularly engaged to provide footwear for artists appearing in Opera Queensland and Queensland Theatre Company productions, as well as for interstate production companies, such as Simon Gallaher’s EssGee Entertainment and Company B among others. Their work has also appeared in the Warner Bros films Peter Pan and Scooby Doo.
Tour Dates 2007:
25 April-3 JuneBundaberg Arts Centre
18 June-6 JulyRedcliffe Cultural Centre
18 July-25 AugustPine Rivers Regional Gallery
7 September-28 SeptemberDirranbandi Arts Council
12 October-28 OctoberCapella Arts Council
9 November-30 NovemberBauhinia Shire Bicentennial Art Gallery Springsure
14 December-26 January 2008Biloela Arts Council "