Winter Glass Market 2016
A free community celebration of glass and glass-making, revealing the power of glass and light at the Canberra Glassworks from 10am to 10pm on Saturday 18 June 2016.
|10am – 10pm||Hindmarsh Prize exhibition|
|10am – 8pm||Winter Glass Market Stalls|
|10am – 3.30pm||Free children’s activities and entertainment|
|4pm – 9.30pm||Fireside Music|
|4pm – 10pm||Engine Room Wine Bar|
|4pm||Winter Icicle Glow Garden sales open|
|8pm||Silent Auction bidding closes|
|8pm – 8.30pm||Silent Auction Artist Talks|
|8.30pm - 9pm||Official proceedings, raffle draw, silent auction announcements|
|10am – 10pm||Warm food and cold drinks from My Sweet Alice (10am – 10pm), Brodburger (10am – 10pm), Diplomat Boutique Hotel (12noon – 10pm) and Molto Italian (12noon – 10pm), Bentspoke (4pm – 10pm). Note: this is a licensed event from 4pm – 10pm.|
|10am – 3pm||Make Your Own Winter Tile||Book online|
|10am – 3.30pm||Free and fun activities for children will run in the ActewAGL marquee outside the Fitters Workshop.||No bookings required|
|10am – 4pm||Make Your Own Beaded Snowflake||No bookings required|
|Make Your Own Hotshop Paperweights||Book online|
|2 – 4pm||Microwave enthusiast Amelia De Frost will hold microwave demonstrations in the foyer. |
From twilight A spectacular wintry light display by local designer Justin Watson will illuminate the Canberra Glassworks building.
|4 – 8pm||Snowflake Quilt||No bookings required|
|4 – 9.30pm||Fireside Music will run in the ActewAGL marquee, offering a chilled spot to sit, eat and drink, on a winter afternoon. Artists include Ghostnoises, Nepal and a collection of talented emerging singers.|
|4 – 10pm||Relax with a glass of wine in the spectacularly lit Engine Room Wine Bar, listening to Off the Cuff and talented local blues-folk duo Alex and Joel.|
Canberra Glassworks sincerely thanks our generous artists, Board members, staff, volunteers and partners for supporting this event.
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Canberra Glassworks is supported by the ACT Government through artsACT. The Winter Glass Market and Hindmarsh Prize is supported by the ACT Events Fund. Thanks to the Australia Council for the Arts, The Thomas Foundation, King and Wood Mallesons, Capital Chemist and KPMG for supporting Canberra Glassworks throughout the year.