Opening 5:30pm, 18 October at Tactile Arts
Janie Andrews, Carmel Ryan, Peta Smith and Jackie O’Toole
18 October – 10 November
The Garden of Re-Earthly Delights is an emporium of eclectic art to wear and wares of art. A kaleidoscope of colour and design capturing the imagination and stimulating the senses, evoking and highlighting the endless possibilities of the upcycled, reused, repurposed, restored and reloved. Darwin artists Janie Andrews, Carmel Ryan, Jackie O’Toole & Peta Smith create slow fashion, jewellery, dolls, mosaics and much more from ethically sourced materials.
From top left: Janie Andrews, Wet Season NT, cotton fabric with screenprint by Janie Andrews and Wendy Garden. Janie Andrews, Giant Sea Turtle and Blue Sea Turtle, screen print and upcycled cotton fabric, 2019. Installation view. Janie Andrews, Bush Scene with Children NT, upcycled cotton fabric with screen print by Janie Andrews and Wendy Garden, 2019. Jackie O'Toole, Hat, upcycled hat, 2019. Peta Smith, Red Riding Hood I,screen printed red embroidered silk, 2019. Carmel Ryan, Ghost Net, woven/floor mat, all upcycled materials, 2019.
Tactile Arts Gallery
19 Conacher St, Fannie Bay NT
Gallery hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm