The Goondiwindi show is only a day away so we thought we'd give you a birds eye view of the exhibition. Here are some general shots of the exhibition and also some individual works.
DON'T FORGET TO CAST YOUR PEOPLE'S CHOICE VOTE WHEN YOU VISIT THE EXHIBITION. THE WINNER WILL BE NOTIFIED AFTER 3 PM ON SATURDAY AND WILL RECEIVE $200 IN PRIZE MONEY.
Section 1 open The amazing iron cello in the middle is by local sculptor Tom Pall called Strung Out but unfortunately not for sale.
More of Section 1 Bottom left hand corner is a work by Georgina Hart When We Were Young $1850
More of Section 1 Bottom left hand corner on the screen is work by Peter Lawson Out from the Range $3600 A beautiful example of oil painting at it's finest.
The sculptural piece on the plinth is by Barry Smith from Maleny Shards $1800 made from recycled timber and rust steel. Behind that on the right is section 6 Traditional.
The screen in the forefront is Drawing and Graphics and Digital as well as some sculptural works from section 9.
Section 3 Watercolour
Section 5 Printmaking. Lovely to see such a strong section this year. A big part of that due to the Euraba Paper artists who did a print workshop in Sydney and produced some amazing things which I have featured further on in this post.
Emerging artist section 10.
More of Emerging artist and also our winner of the 3D section in the middle on the plinth by local Sarah Crothers Open Mind and Body not for sale but rather to go back in Sarah's garden.
Some of the Under 18 sections. Always a strong group with lots of inspirational work.
Some of the Junior 3D works from North Star school students from Kindergarten right through to year 6.
More of the Junior sections.
NOW FOR SOME INDIVIDUAL WORKS:
EURABA PAPER COMPANY WORKS:
Waterhole by Leonie Binge and Aunty May Hinch $1250
Fish Swimming by Joy Duncan $750
Untitled. A pulp painting by Deborah Knox $720
Eurah Leaves by Christine Dumas $480
Eurah Leaves print by Christine Dumas $420
Bush Foods Embossed Print by Christine Dumas $750
Like Father Like Son print by Deborah Knox $750
Cotton Rows print by Lola Binge $370 on the left and Tracks print by Leonie Binge $470 on the right.
Cotton Rows by Lola Binge $240 Miniature
OTHER FEATURED ARTISTS:
42 Burren Junction II by Julia Griffin from Walcha $4200
Between Rides by Jan Lawler Watercolour $1000
Cotton Daze by Catherine Stewart $820
Toobeah Emu - Poise, Strength, Focus by local Julie Reardon
Shrink by local Ryan Golder Enamel on Canvas $2200 Ryan also has two more slightly smaller similar works in the local section featured here at the top of the wall. Hard to miss really. Stunning works and according to the judge quite difficult to do.
There are of course many more artists with fabulous work. We can't feature everybody in one post but may show you some more work from particular artists throughout the year.
Please come and support the exhibition and the Goondiwindi Show. The pavilion opens at 9am on Friday with the manga art demonstration starting at 5pm and finishing at 7pm. The exhibition will reopen on Saturday at 9am closing at 5pm.
Artists can start picking up their work from 4pm on the Saturday.