Makers Shed fired up for Winter Clay

AN EXHIBITION OF new ceramic work will open at Glen Innes’ creative hub The Makers Shed in June, featuring the work of local ceramicist and potter Anita Stewart. Stewart has regularly exhibited work at The Makers Shed since the venue opened in 2018, and is well-known to locals as part of the Glen Innes Pottery…

Autumn reflections at The Makers Shed

NEW ENGLAND’S ARTISAN marketplace The Makers Shed reopens in March with a stunning new exhibition by Tanya Robertson-Cuninghame and Greville Wilton, opening on Saturday March 6 from 4-6pm. A collection of oil and leadlight works, ‘On Reflection’ is a stunning array of light and shade. Capturing scenes of the Glen Innes region, the mid North…

Shed set to shine in summer

A TRIO of painters feature in the latest exhibition at New England’s arts marketplace The Makers Shed, Glen Innes. Showing until the end of January, 2021, ‘Solstice’ includes new works by Peter Champion, Marianne la Cour and Cecilia Smith, offering a range of styles and genres to art lovers across the region. Inverell’s Peter Champion…

Perseverance key to Powell’s pottery

THE natural environment of the New England region, and the mindfulness of daily work in the clay studio during the COVID-19 pandemic, were influential in a collection of new ceramic work by artist Max Powell of Glen Innes. The exhibition ‘FormWork’ will fill The Makers Shed with an array of pieces throughout spring. According to…

Silversmithing alchemy at The Makers Shed for Minerama

The Makers Shed recently hosted Glen Innes Highlands tourism and events coordinator Rhonda Bombell at one of Richard Moon’s silversmithing workshops, and she kindly wrote about the experience… With the annual Minerama Gem, Jewellery and Fossicking Show fast approaching it was crucial that I get to the heart of some of the workshops taking place beyond…