The Forest Floor – a coaster show from 4 to 26 August

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Artist Santie Cronje and Deciduus – Create Grow Collaborate boutique in Tirau will be hosting a coaster show from Saturday 4 – 26 August with an opening event on the 4th from 3-5pm. RSVP below if you wish to attend the opening.
 
The show is open to all emerging and established artists working in the following mediums: Painting, Drawing and Mixed Media.
A team of judges will assist with the final selection of submitted works. The panel of judges are established artists: Jane Crisp Jane Crisp Artist and Mandy Emerson Mixed media artist-mandy emerson. And gallery owners: Vicki Fox Quirky Fox and myself (Santie Cronje).
 
Show theme: The Forest floor – a place alive with secrets and treasures.
Artist were asked to explore the the wonderful mysterious world that inhabits the under story of our forests, and create up to 4 mini artworks on coasters.
Mosses and lichens, fallen leaves, logs, sticks and stones, seed pods, insects, ground dwelling birds and critters, elves and fairies, fungi and a mosaic of ferns.
 
Mentoring opportunity with Santie and Quirky Fox
We are excited to offer “one” artist an opportunity to be mentored by Santie and Quirky Fox in the business and practice of an artist living and working in New Zealand. This is a wonderful opportunity to help you determine what it is that you want from your art, and work with you to plan the next steps of your creative journey. To add to this opportunity, we have teamed up with Quirky Fox Gallery towards a first solo show. Quirky Fox Gallery is in its 6th year and Vicki is an experienced gallery owner working with a variety of emerging artists in different fields of practice.
 
We look forward to seeing you in Tirau this August!
The Deciduus Team
Santie and Shane

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