GardenDrumArtisans in the Sydney Botanic Gardens

Jackie Lallemand

Jackie Lallemand

Artisans in the Gardens 2015 in the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney is looking spectacular as always with loads of sculpture, ceramics, jewellery and textiles to see (and buy) from over 50 of Australia’s leading artisans. But be quick as it closes this Sunday at 4pm!

Amanda Hale

Karen Farrell and Amanda Hale

Set amidst the natural beauty of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney an exhibition of original and innovative artworks will be on display at the 15th annual Artisans in the Gardens exhibition from 10-18 October 2015.

Emilie Patteson

Emilie Patteson

The exhibition attracts a diverse audience looking to view and purchase thought provoking, awe inspiring, functional and bespoke pieces of art. The collection includes an eclectic mix of sculpture, jewellery, ceramics, glass, wood and textiles.

Exhibiting Artists 2015

 

Nicole Ayliffe Joy Georgeson Michael Purdy
Alyra Bartasek Zoe Grigoris Carolyn Rendle
Edith Barrett Helen Hay Adam Rish
Hugo Berkelmans Annie Herron Jimmy Rix
Kassandra Bossell Sarah Howell Ayako Saito
Braidwood Central School Students Niharika Hukku Amanda Seddon
Lucinda Chambers Scott Ingram Jan Shaw
Linda Davy Michelle Kelly Sultana Shamshi
Jan Downes Jackie Lallemand Frances Smith
Caroline Duffy Scott Leonard Deb Taylor
Ernabella Arts Katherine Mahoney Ralph Tikerpae
Nadya Van Ewyk Louise Martiensen Hidemi Tokutake
Ben Eyles Elizabeth Milsom Jacek Wankowski
Karen Farrell & Amanda Hale Rei Minohara- Starke Jenny Wiggins
Maureen Faye-Chauhan Sassy Park Freedom Wilson
Timothy Ferguson Emile Patteson Meredith Woolnough
Yuko Fujita Al Phemister Sarah Yates
John Gardner Michelle Pujol Melinda Young
Barbara George Agatha Pupaher

It will bring together, in one perfectly chosen location, over 50 of the Australia’s most innovative, exciting and naturally talented artisans, many of whom will be appearing for the first time.

Panda at Artisans in the GardensThe showcase event is the largest annual fundraiser for the Foundation and Friends of the Gardens, a not for profit membership based organisation that supports horticulture, conservation, scientific research and educations programs within the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney; the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah; and the Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan. Proceeds from the sale of works will support the three Botanic Gardens and the local artists.

The nursery of the Foundation and Friends of the RBG will also be open for extended hours during the weekend so you can supplement your artwork with some unusual and interesting plants.

ARTISANS IN THE GARDENS
Lion Gate Lodge, Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney (near Mrs Macquaries Rd)
Sat 10 October to Sun 18 October, 10am – 4pm

FREE ENTRY and ALL WORKS FOR SALE

Artisans in the Gardens

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