Art quilters in the Canberra area may be interested to know that the Ozquilt Network is hosting a one-day conference in Canberra entitled “Exploring the Art Quilt Practice”. The conference will be held at Primal Space,Shop 12 Torrens Shopping Centre, Torrens Place, Torrens ACT from 10.30am – 4pm on 7 November 2009. Speakers include:
- Valerie Kirk, Head of Textiles, ANU School of Art, “Process, Ideas & Technique”
- Bea Brickhill, Director – ACT, Australia Business Arts Foundation, “Business Skills for Artists”
- Barbara Macey, eminent textile artist and founding member of Ozquilt Network Inc, “A Journey in Textiles”
Non Ozquilt Network members are welcome! See the booking form for the full program and other details. Conference papers are available for $15. Bookings for the Ozquilt Network annual conference close on 30 October 2009.