Winter Glass Market 2017
A free community celebration of glass at Canberra Glassworks from 12pm to 8pm on Saturday 17 June 2017.
Winter Glass Market Stalls
|12 noon to 6pm||Amelie & me, Annette Blair Glass, Brian Hirst, Carobeads, Brian Corr, Harriet Schwarzrock, Marcus Hellyer, Sodalime Studio, Jo Bone Glass, Julie Ryder, In My Element Glass Design, Kemarre Arts, Sara Hellsing, Emilie Patteson, Spike Deane, Exquisite Wearable Art and Sarah Murphy.|
|12 noon to 8pm||Hotshop: John White (ACT), Ayano Yoshizumi (JAP), Ben Edols (NSW), Annette Blair (NSW)|
|Flameworking: Carole Griffiths and co (ACT), Joan Uhr and co (ACT), Mark Eliott (NSW)|
|Viewing from 12 noon, bidding from 4.30pm until 7pm||View and bid for glass art and memorabilia from a range of artists including Pablo Soto (USA), Ursula Halpin (SA), Andrew Baldwin (SA), Holly Grace (VIC), Brian Corr (USA), Luna Ryan (NL), Jonathan Baskett (MEX), Harriet Schwarzrock (NSW) and more.
|all day||The Chandelier Show (Gallery)|
|Hindmarsh Prize 2017 (Fitters Workshop)|
|12 noon to 8pm, gold coin donation||Upcycled snow globes, silhouette lanterns, beaded snowflakes, string-a-beads|
Make Your Own sessions
|bookings essential, costs apply||Snowball paperweight (ages 14+ only) Book online|
|Glass gingerbread man (ages 8+ or 5+ with parent/carer's supervision) Book online|
Black Forest Fairy Grotto
|Story Teller 12 noon - 6pm, Black Forest to 8pm||Wander through our Black Forest to a fairy grotto where a story teller awaits to share tales with you. On the way you will find a range of beautiful handcrafted glass forest forms and creatures for sale|
Viking Bead Furnace
|12 noon to 8pm||Come along and warm yourselves by the bead furnace, as artist Sui Jackson helps you create glass beads the way the Vikings and Romans did.|
|12 noon to 8pm||Peter Nilsson will be engraving The Huldra to life in a giant glass engraving throughout the day. The finished work, valued at $11,000, will be raffled on the day with only 200 tickets available at $15 each.|
|12 noon to 8pm||Artist Brian Corr has teamed up with lighting designer Justin Watson to create a sensational wintery lighting design on our historic building, with support from Nova Multimedia.|
Midwinter Megalo Mingle
|2 to 5pm||Megalo will present its Mid-Winter Mingle and Member’s Show + a Megan, Min tian jian. Feel free to stop by for a warming mulled wine and view the exhibition, EXQUISITE CORPSE.|
Food and drinks
|12 noon to 8pm||Delicious European winter food, anything from goulash to paella, will be available for purchase throughout the day from local vendors including Pialligo Estate, Molto Italian, and Cafe 38 Espresso.|
|12 noon to 8pm||DJ Mark Bradley's Eurovision Vibes, Bella Groove|
|Tickets available until 6pm||Peter Nilsson's The Huldra (value $11,000)|
|Jennifer Kemarre Martiniello's Grasses & Seeds Bicornual #1 (value $5,200)|
|3 to 5pm||Get your hair styled into a wintry do by Scissor and Roc. Gold coin donation.|
|12 noon to 4pm||Get your face painted by local artist Cassandra Layne. Gold coin donation.|
|12 noon to 8pm||Create giant snowflakes with white pebbles in the grey stone landscape outside the Fitters Workshop.|
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Thank you! Canberra Glassworks sincerely thanks our generous artists, Board members, staff, volunteers and partners for supporting this event.