Art Bazaar Lambton Park Sunday 20 November 2015

Art Bazaar is being held at Lambton Park for the first time on Sunday 29 November from 9am to 3pm. I will have my bright & colourful paintings for sale in my stall & there’ll be an incredible line up of stalls with more treasures for Christmas shopping!

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Lambton Park is located on the Corner of Howe & Morehead Sts, Lambton, so Art Bazaar will be surrounded by beautiful parklands & great scenery. Lambton is a densely populated residential area located around some of Newcastle’s main roads making it a convenient suburb for transport.

Art Bazaar, a 2015 Hunter Local Business Awards Finalist, 2015 Stockland Community Grants Winner & 2014 QantasLink Hunter & Central Coast Awards for Excellence in Tourism Finalist, has developed into a major art event for the region which now attracts many visitors from out of the area and is the Hunter’s premier artisan and design marketplace. Art Bazaar is a great way to show families and visitors how wonderful our creative community is.

HAN is a non-profit membership of artisans from the Hunter who carefully hand pick stallholders to ensure that shoppers have an array of local, handmade, unique, original & quality products, making Art Bazaar an affordable opportunity for both the public & the creative people of Newcastle and the Hunter. Enjoy meeting the artists and designers who have carefully created for the reputable event providing access beyond the boundaries of the gallery.

Art Bazaar is free entry & is within easy walking distance from many cafes, clubs & pubs including Lambton Park Hotel, Lambton Bowling Club, Coffee Infusion & more. Art Bazaar will also have plenty of food & drinks available including Bellarossini coffees & drinks, Oz Thai Cuisine, Ice Creamery on Wheels, Sprocket Roasters & Antojitos Street Food.

Hunter Arts Network is proud to support Shop Small which is committed to supporting the thousands of small businesses that are the heartbeat of our great community. We’re encouraging you to shop at the small shops and businesses that make our neighbourhood a great neighbourhood, this November. This includes Hunter Arts Network’s Art Bazaar at Lambton Park, Cnr Howe & Morehead Sts, Lambton on Sunday 29 November 2015.

Shop Small is a movement dedicated to supporting the small business owners who do big things for customers and communities around Australia. You know the ones – the family businesses, the start-ups, the independents, the small businesses that give our neighbourhood its colour and its convenience.  It’s no secret that thriving local shops create thriving local communities, which in turn create local jobs.

Shop Small began as a one-day event in the United States five years ago is now a movement that has expanded across three continents.

This November, show the heart of our community some love.

Think big – Shop Small. Join the Shop Small movement.

To find out more, visit www.shopsmallaustralia.com

Art Bazaar Lake Macquarie RESCHEDULED DATE

AB Lake Mac 2015 Facebook The rescheduled date for Hunter Arts Network’s (HAN) fourth annual Lake Macquarie Art Bazaar is Sunday 31 May 2015 & I will be having a stall. HAN was forced to postpone Art Bazaar due to poor weather. Art Bazaar will be returning to the grounds of Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery (LMCAG) from 10am – 3pm. Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Macquarie, this award winning gallery with expansive grounds including Sculpture Park, mosaic pathway & Awaba House Restaurant Café is an exceptional cultural and tourist destination. Hunter Arts Network is thrilled to announce we have received a 2015 Stockland Community Grant!!! Thanks to Stockland Glendale we have received $500 which will go towards promoting our next Art Bazaar at LMCAG on 31 May! See all the winners here: http://www.stockland.com.au/assets/about-stockland/community-grants-winners-240415.pdf A 2014 Finalist in the Hunter & Central Coast Awards for Excellence in Tourism, Art Bazaar has developed into a major art event for the region which now attracts many visitors from out of the area and is the Hunter’s premier artisan and design marketplace. Art Bazaar is a great way to show families and visitors how wonderful our creative community is. HAN is a non-profit membership of artisans from the Hunter who carefully hand pick stallholders to ensure that shoppers have an array of local, handmade, unique, original & quality products, making Art Bazaar an affordable opportunity for both the public & the creative people of Newcastle and the Hunter. Enjoy meeting the artists and designers who have carefully created for the reputable event providing access beyond the boundaries of the gallery. Art Bazaar is free entry. There’s also demonstrations, entertainment, food & drinks, and a quick stroll to LMCAG for children’s art activities and exhibitions including Bodywork: Australian Jewellery 1970-2012 touring from the National Gallery of Australia and a (in)visible: the First Peoples and War showing until 10 May and 24 May respectively. CALL FOR STALLHOLDERS: – Stallholders must be HAN members. Membership is $55 for individuals, $80 for groups of 3 or less, and $100 for groups & organisations of more than 3. – The $60 stall fee includes public liability insurance – Click here to apply: http://artbazaar.com.au/call-for-stallholders/call-for-stallholders-lake-macquarie-art-bazaar-2015 – Applications close 1 April 2015

Art Bazaar Newcastle

Civic Park
King St, Newcastle
Saturday 6 December 2014
9am – 3pm
I will be exhibiting & selling my paintings at my stall
Visit https://www.facebook.com/ArtBazaarHunter

Civic Park, Newcastle will be bursting with family-friendly activities all day & night at Summer Art Bazaar on Saturday 6 December 2014 with live entertainment to 9pm.

Over 120 stalls with more than 300 local Hunter Arts Network artists selling their original handcrafted goods and Christmas gifts to 8pm.

This original home of Art Bazaar in the heart of Newcastle, adjacent to Newcastle Art Gallery & close to Darby Street, is where over 10,000 eager art fans come each year to purchase creative Christmas presents. This year Hunter Arts Network (HAN) will be sharing Civic Park with the City of Newcastle

Art Bazaar is a 2014 Finalist in the Hunter & Central Coast Awards for Excellence in Tourism & has become a highly anticipated event for both the public and the participating stallholders. It has stimulated the arts community and increased public awareness of the Hunter’s diverse artistic culture, successfully displaying the many individuals, groups, organisations and businesses. Applications are selected from HAN members and they carefully hand pick stallholders to ensure that shoppers have an array of local, handmade, unique, original & quality products. HAN does not accept mass produced or imported products, strives to promote professionalism, maintain the high standard of art works on offer at Art Bazaar, and encourage emerging Artists to take the opportunity to present their talent.

Art Bazaar is free entry & there are also demonstrations, a mobile ATM & food & refreshments.

Stage entertainment:
Newcastle Conservatorium of Music Songshine Choir
Newcastle Conservatorium of Music Breast Cancer Choir
Newcastle Youth Orchestra String Quartet and Harp
The Treehouse (3 piece Indie Band, James Edge)
Fish Fry (Band)
Bella Voce, accompanied by “Akimbo” String Quartet
Adam Miller and Holly Who
Sarah Proulx – Solo Harp

Activities & entertainment around Civic Park:
Pobblebonk the roving frog puppet
Art in The Park
Making Lantern Lights with Ken O’Regan
Bringing Blackbutt to Civic Park
Art in the Park
Yarn bombing including Starlight foundation who will assist crocheting a coral reef
Martien Vanzuilen’s felt yurt – http://www.martienvanzuilen.com/the-yurt-project.html)
Face painting for a gold coin donation to the “Wishing Trees”
Lord Mayor’s speech & turning on the lights on the Christmas tree at 8pm

Schools & groups are currently decorating Christmas wishing trees which will be on display at Summer Art Bazaar to raise funds for their charity

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Summer Art Bazaar – Margo Humphries Art

Here’s some of my ready to hang artworks I’ll be selling at next Saturday’s Summer Art Bazaar. All of these are my original paintings. My stall will have the yellow canopy. See you at Civic Park, Newcastle on Saturday 7 December 2013 from 9am – 3pm. Click here for event details

Summer Art Bazaar Newcastle

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Summer Art Bazaar is going to be huge next month & you’ll find me there in my own stall with my paintings! Mine will be the tent with the yellow canopy!
Saturday 7 December 2013
9am – 3pm
Civic Park, Newcastle
Visit https://www.facebook.com/ArtBazaarHunter for details
Summer Art Bazaar is in it’s 11th year this year & will also host Art in the Park & Marion’s Artree Meniere’s Fundraiser

Summer Art Bazaar at Civic Park, Newcastle – December 2013

Summer Art Bazaar
Saturday 7 December 2013
9am – 3pm
Civic Park
King St, Newcastle

I will be exhibiting & selling my paintings at my stall at Summer Art Bazaar.

Art Bazaar features original handcrafted goods from over 100 local Hunter Arts Network (HAN) artists.

The Hunter’s premier artisan & design marketplace, Art Bazaar, is held quarterly by HAN, which is a non-profit membership of Artists, Designers, Jewellers and craft people from the Hunter region.

Every Art Bazaar is spread out on the expansive grounds of the impressive locations.

Art Bazaars are FREE entry & there’s also be demonstrations, loads of parking, food, drinks & ATM’s.

Enjoy meeting the artists & designers who have carefully created for the reputable event providing access beyond the boundaries of the gallery.

It is an affordable opportunity for both the public & the creative people of Newcastle & the Hunter

Art Bazaar is a Star – The Singleton Argus

Check out today’s “Art Bazaar is a star” article in The Singleton Argus!!

http://www.singletonargus.com.au/story/1772109/arts-bazaar-is-a-star/?cs=12

PERFECT spring weather provided the ideal setting for Singleton’s first Art Bazaar.

The event organised by the Hunter Arts Network HAN) was held last Sunday on the

It attracted 50 stallholders offering a variety of arts and crafts and food supplied by members of Hunter Valley Slow Food.

Locals enjoyed the chance to stroll around chatting to the various artists.

One of the main attractions of the event is the fact visitors are able to talk to the artists directly about their work and buy directly from the people that produce the works.

Art Bazaar has been in existence for more than a decade and travels around the region to different centres.

Given the success of the Singleton event its is hoped it will be a regular feature on Singleton’s arts calendar.

The Summer Art Bazaar will be held at Civic Park in Newcastle on Saturday December 7.

It is being promoted as provided the ideal venue for Christmas gifts.

Spring Art Bazaar – next Sunday

Today is the first day of Spring & that means it’s only ONE WEEK until Spring Art Bazaar!I’ll be exhibiting my paintings, come & visit me at my stall, it’s the one with the yellow canopy!

Singleton Council has very kindly organised a shuttle bus between Spring Art Bazaar, Broke Village Fair & Sculpture in the Vines next Sunday!

Spring Art Bazaar
Sunday 8 September 2013 10am – 3pm
Civic Centre Green, Civic Ave, Singleton
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Spring Art Bazaar

Only two weeks until I’ll be exhibiting my artworks at Spring Art Bazaar! We’ll be at Civic Centre Green, Civic Ave, Singleton on Sunday 8 September from 10am – 3pm. There’ll be a huge variety of art, craft & design to browse & buy with Hunter Arts Network artisans showcasing their work. Plus ATM, food, coffee & heaps of parking available.

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Winter Art Bazaar Success Yesterday

What a huge success Winter Art Bazaar was yesterday at Maitland Regional Art Gallery. We were so lucky to have so much sunshine & I also sold three paintings!

Here’s my stall:

Margo Humphries of Kasarn Designs stall at Winter Art Bazaar at Maitland Regional Art Gallery on 9 June 2013
Margo Humphries of Kasarn Designs stall at Winter Art Bazaar at Maitland Regional Art Gallery on 9 June 2013

Free Art in Newcastle tomorrow!

It’s Friday tomorrow! That’s means there’ll be FREE ART in Newcastle! There’ll be a few of us Hunter Arts Network members giving you plenty of chances to find something to keep for FREE! Here’s the drawing I’ll be dropping, stay tuned for clues: https://www.facebook.com/FAFNewcastle?fref=ts

AND remember to see more of our work this Sunday at Art Bazaar Maitland!

“Flowers – vivid” by Margo Humphries Find it & keep it for free in Free Art Friday – Newcastle on Friday 7 June 2013

Winter Art Bazaar Maitland

There is an amazing event coming up next month – the Hunter’s premier artisan bazaar is being held at Maitland on the long weekend. Art Bazaar is held quarterly by the Hunter Arts Network.

When Hunter Arts Network (HAN) holds their first Winter Art Bazaar there will be over 70 designers & artists spread out on the expansive grounds of the impressive Maitland Regional Art Gallery (MRAG), High St Maitland on Sunday 10 June. The Art Bazaars are FREE entry & there is also demonstrations & live music.

Art Bazaar is the ideal platform for the community to invest in locally produced visual arts, craft & design, including professional practitioners, who will have their work showcased in a supportive and creative atmosphere. TAFE students from the School of Fine Art, are also participating giving them great experience in the commercial realities of the art world.

The popular event has grown & evolved & there is now one Art Bazaar every season, an increase from only one per year. HAN’s first Autumn Art Bazaar in the grounds of Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery was a resounding success for the stallholders, the public and HAN. “We have developed a loyal following which is attracting large crowds to each Art Bazaar every season & the Autumn Art Bazaar received fabulous feedback”, said Leah Fawthrop, President of HAN, “all participants need to go through a formal application process assessed by a panel of Art Professionals in order to participate – this way HAN can guarantee a very high standard.”

Shoppers will enjoy meeting the artists & designers who have carefully created for the reputable event providing access beyond the boundaries of the gallery. It is an affordable opportunity for both the public & the creative people of Newcastle & the Hunter.

There’s the chance to win one of five lucky door prizes. One prize will be drawn every hour. Win marvelous art & dazzling jewellery which has been hand-made by our talented artists & designers.

Enjoy the atmosphere of a world class Gallery and meet the Artisans of the Hunter.  There is an onsite café that will be open serving breakfast and lunch and will also have an extra food stall available in anticipation of the crowds. Only a 30 minute drive west of Newcastle, please make Winter Art Bazaar Maitland, your destination this long weekend.

Winter Art Bazaar

Presented by Hunter Arts Network

Sunday 10 June 2012

Grounds of Maitland Regional Art Gallery

10am – 3pm

Contact Leah Fawthrop on 0408 653 605 or president@hunterartsnetwork.org

When Hunter Arts Network (HAN) holds their first Winter Art Bazaar there will be over 70 designers & artists spread out on the expansive grounds of the impressive Maitland Regional Art Gallery (MRAG), High St Maitland on Sunday 10 June. The Art Bazaars are FREE entry & there is also demonstrations & live music.