2019 Public Program

Our 2019 Cossack Art Awards Public Program was the largest program to dates with 16 incredible activities for the public to get involved in!

SUNDAY 21 JULY 2019 | 10AM - 3PM | Cossack Family Day
Celebrate the official opening of the 2019 Cossack Art Awards with our ever popular Family Day. A great day out for the entire family with entertainment, market stalls, delicious food and activities for all ages.

SUNDAY 21 JULY 2019 | 10:30AM & 1:00PM | Patch Collaborative
10:30AM - 12:00pm - Patch Collaborative Session 1 | 1:00PM - 2:30PM - Patch Collaborative Session 2
2019 Cossack Artist in Residence coordinates the Patch Collaborative, a large scale artwork that the community draws and completes together.

WEDNESDAY 24 JULY 2019 | 9AM - 11AM | Children’s Colourful Collage | Whisk & Glue
A fun, imaginative morning with Whisk & Glue’s Maria Atkinson. Suitable for 1 – 5 year olds.

FRIDAY 26 JULY 2019 | 4PM – 6PM | Art in Motion - Youth | A Pom Pom a Day
Experimenting with watercolour & movement, this session is fun, explorative & progressive. Registrations NOT required.

SATURDAY 27 JULY 2019 | 9AM – 12PM | Pilbara Textiles | Grateful Remnants
Join Pilbara textile artist, Sue Philpot on an experience of creative mindfulness using fabric and thread to create your very own unique A3 sized piece of the Pilbara.

SATURDAY 27 JULY 2019 | 3PM – 6PM | Paint with our Artists | Roebourne Art Group
Take a journey through artistic storytelling with the Traditional Custodians from this area of the Pilbara.

SUNDAY 28 JULY 2019 | 9AM – 12PM | Rendering Still Life | Ross Potter
Learn the art of realistically rendering an object using different tones of graphite, from 2019 Cossack Artist in residence, Ross Potter.

SUNDAY 28 JULY 2019 | 3PM – 6PM | Shibori Silk & Sushi | Carrie McDowell
Create your very own Noren (Japanese fabric door hanging/room divider) while enjoying sumptuous sushi.

TUESDAY 30 JULY 2019 | 9AM - 11AM | Children’s Colourful Collage | Whisk & Glue
By popular demand, we've put on a second childrensworkshop. A fun, imaginative morning with Whisk & Glue’s Maria Atkinson. Suitable for 1 – 5 year olds.

WEDNESDAY 31 JULY 2019 | 10AM – 1PM | Seniors Morning Tea
Enjoy an informative tour through the 2019 Cossack Art Awards followed by a delicious morning tea.

SATURDAY 3 AUGUST 2019 | 9AM – 12PM | Understanding Perspective | Ross Potter
Learn the basic principles of one and two-point perspective, a fundamental skill for drawing from our award winning illustrator and Artist in Residence, Ross Potter.

SUNDAY 4 AUGUST 2019 | 7AM – 12PM | Art Therapy | A Pom Pom a Day & The Space
Awaken your creative spirit with a morning meditation followed by a watercolour workshop and nutritious morning tea.

SATURDAY 10 AUGUST 2019 | 11AM – 2PM | Indigenous Artist Showcase
Discover the richness of Indigenous Art with demonstrations, music and live performance.

SATURDAY 10 AUGUST 2019 | 3PM – 6PM | Cabernet & Canvas
Create your own masterpiece with a brush in one hand and a drink in the other!

SATURDAY 10 AUGUST 2019 | 6PM – 10PM | Cossack Up Late
Comemorate the end of the 2019 Cossack Art Awards with live music PLUS late night gallery access.