As part of the 2018 SALA Festival, you are invited to treat yourself to a Fleurieu Art experience in the Victor Harbor Mainstreet Precinct with a unique selection of art displayed in various businesses.
The 'SALA in the Mainstreet' trail will give you the opportunity to visit the popular Victor Harbor Mainstreet and see assorted art created by many different Fleurieu artists.
Stay until dusk and you will get to watch unique digital art projected onto the building facade of Victa Cimena.
Download the event brochure with the trail map - click here
PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES & ARTISTS
Charles Ball @ Twice Read Books
Art: Colour Pencil
'Pencil Journeys Across the Page.'
Artist Residence: VICTOR HARBOR
Charles Ball has been a resident of Victor Harbor since 1987. He is a self taught artist in a variety of artistic fields including leatherwork, painting, drawing, carving, miniature boats in bottles. Charles says he is not an artist but someone where "pencil journeys occur across the page".
The very first 'Boll-Art' created in the Victor Harbor Mainstreet was painted by local artists:
- Hamish McMillan
- Wendy Williams
- Care Vaughan
(you will find these bollards located outside of The Encounter Centre, Harbor Barber and Victor Beats)
Margaret McEntee @ The Coffee Palace
Artist Residence: ENCOUNTER BAY
Since the year 2000 Margaret has worked mainly with pastels, however she has not fully neglected oils, water colour, pen and charcoal. Her work has gained numerous prizes and awards, which includes the Gold Awards at the Victor Harbor Rotary Exhibition in 2013 and 2016. Margaret is a fellow of the RSASA.
EVENTS / WORKSHOPS
CELEBRATE SALA on CORAL ST
Saturday 4th August
Drop into Kiri Kiri Art to watch Ngarrindjeri Aboriginal Artist Amanda Westley at work from 2pm to 5pm and meet Artist Charles Ball at Twice Read Books.
Sausage Sizzle from 4pm + refreshments available at Delicia Acai & Protein Bar.
** CANCELLED **
MACRAME WALL ART WORKSHOP
Saturday 11th August
ENERGETIC DREAMCATCHERS WORKSHOP
Saturday 26th August
Run by Sharon McMahon at The Joyful Buddhas (70 Ocean St) from 10am to 3pm
Cost - $100 includes all materials
Bookings - firstname.lastname@example.org