Local art at Russell Island

NEW EXHIBIT: Siobhan Demeester and Bob Turner's paintings and artworks displayed at Farm House Gallery.

NEW EXHIBIT: Siobhan Demeester and Bob Turner's paintings and artworks displayed at Farm House Gallery.

Friday May 17 at 6pm, everyone is invited to the launching of RICArts exhibition of Siobhan Demeester and Bob Turner's paintings and artworks displayed at Farm House Gallery space at the end of Robert St Russell Island.

This is an opportunity to enjoy creativity at its best with drinks and nibbles. If you miss out, the exhibition continues over the weekend, open every day during the week in the mornings and finishing at the end of May. The exhibit celebrates Demeester and Turner's interpretations of nature.

Sunday May 19 Kennedy Farm Market, starting at 8.30am is a must for families. Anyone interested in setting up a stall please contact us on the information provided below.

Devonshire Teas with home-made scones, cream and jam are offered in the Farmhouse Gallery Space itself. Stalls displaying home-crafts, bric-a-brac and plants will be set up.

Plus, our sausage sizzle to warm us up on these nippy sunny mornings is a Russell Island Institution.

RICArts, a community based organisation is currently offering, patchwork and sewing on Monday mornings with Sylvia Gillard, professionally guided pottery workshops on Mondays and Fridays, painting on Tuesdays, craft on Wednesdays and mosaics on Thursdays.

All sessions only $5 to attend. Groups meet Monday to Friday 9.30a, - 12.30pm. More info about Russell Island Arts go to ricarts.org.au or phone 07 3409 1783 or 0411 143 285. Email - ricartsfarm@gmail.com.