Let the Creative Fun Begin with Artisan

Unleashed 2024 Exhibition 

Experience a blast of creativity at Artisan’s latest UNLEASHED exhibition! This year’s edition is set to showcase the best and brightest talent in Queensland’s craft and design scene. For over two decades, UNLEASHED has been a springboard for emerging artists and designers, and the 2024 edition is no exception. With a handpicked selection of early-career practitioners from across the state, this exhibition is a melting pot of traditional techniques and cutting-edge concepts. Don't miss the grand opening on June 21 - come celebrate the future of Queensland craft and design with us!

Workshop: Expressive Embroidery with Karina Seljak

Join the talented artist designer Karina Seljak for a unique hands-on experience in a free workshop on expressive embroidery. Get your creative juices flowing as you learn practical techniques to jazz up your favourite garments with scrap fabric and colourful yarn. Not only will you save some cash and help the planet by fixing up your clothes, you'll also create a totally unique look that screams ‘you!’ There are two sessions available on June 7, from 11-12pm and 12pm-1pm. Hurry, spots are limited! Grab that garment you’ve been meaning to fix and enjoy a fun, relaxed session at Artisan!

Panel Discussion: Sustainably Made Design and Furniture in Queensland

Celebrate Queensland Day with us in a thought-provoking panel discussion on the future of sustainable furniture design right here in our sunny state! Led by the fabulous Artisan Board Director and interior designer Angela Spillane, this discussion brings together a stellar lineup of experts. You'll hear from Clare Kennedy, Professor Beck Davis, Shari Lyon, Paivi Piotto, and Karina Seljak - all leaders in their fields. Together, we’ll explore how we can move beyond greenwashing and fast fashion to create furniture that stands the test of time. It's all about supporting our local makers and embracing sustainable practices to transform the design landscape.

Don't miss these engaging events at Artisan, where creativity and craftsmanship come together to celebrate the best of Queensand’s design talent.