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The Creators Fund – New Program for Victorian Creatives

Damon Kowarsky and Kyoko Imazu. Along the River (2013). Photo: Kyoko Imazu

The Creators Fund will support creative practitioners across all disciplines, and at all career stages, to undertake an extended period of creative development, research or experimentation

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Craft Cubed: Craft & Design as a Career

12 & 13 August 2017

It’s back! And bigger than ever! Returning to this year’s Craft Cubed festival, Craft presents their Craft and Design as a Career symposium! Featuring an incredible line-up of guest speakers including The Good Copy’s Penny Modra and Radical Craftivist Rayna Fahey from Radical Cross Stitch, this year’s #CDC  invites you to share in the stories of leading artists and designers as they relate their successes and missteps, advice and unique perspectives on contemporary craft and design practice in Australia and beyond. For more info go here read more

Mind to Make

When:  Tuesday 2nd of May- Tuesday 11th July

Time:  1.00pm – 3.00pm

Where: 21 Victoria Street Coburg ‘The Exchange House’

Applying the mind to think creatively

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Craft Cubed Festival – Expressions of Interest

IMAGE: Slash Panache – Louise Meuwissen and Milo Gluth, Craft Cubed Online Project 2016

Do you make things? Do you want to bring your handmade goodness to a cool community celebration?

Submit a simple Expression of Interest to be part of the biggest festival of the handmade

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Creatives + Makers

Explore Creatives+Makers today to find a special gift, commission one of Melbourne’s  finest creatives or discover what’s happening across our creative industry.

Creatives+Makers is a directory and resource designed to promote, support and inform residents, creative people and creative businesses living and/or working in Melbourne.

We offer

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EOIs for ArtPlay New Ideas Lab

Applications close 31 March 2017

 ArtPlay New Ideas Lab supports proposals between $5000 to $20,000 (artists’ fee together with consumable materials and specialist equipment).

They welcome new ideas from artists of all disciplines for creative projects where children and/or families are co-creators.

Artists do not necessarily need experience in working

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Moreland Creative Strategy

Creative Capital

Engagement around Moreland?s next Arts and Culture Strategy is underway! From now until April Moreland will be providing opportunities for your input with

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Loads on at Home-Work

Home-work have an action packed line up of workshops planned for the first half of 2017.

The ever popular Screen Printing 101 is back this March, April & May. For anyone

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Moreland Council would like to hear from you

Moreland is alive with creative, co-working, incubator spaces and studios which add vibrancy and creativity to our arts, culture and business community.


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Moreland Quilt Launch Event

A community engagement project to create a quilt representing City of Moreland resident’s cultural diversity, whilst recording the history of participants.

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Explore CreativeMoreland today to find a special gift, commission one of Moreland’s  finest creatives or discover what’s happening across our creative industry.
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Apply to Exhibit at Craft

Applications close 20 January 2017

Emerging Curator Program

Expressions of Interest are accepted from Victorian-based emerging curators (in the first 5 years of career) to oversee the curatorial management of

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Moreland Quilt

A community engagement project to create a quilt representing City of Moreland resident’s cultural diversity, whilst recording the history of participants.

Have you completed a piece for the Moreland Quilt?

If you have a piece

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Little Sparrow Markets


Little Sparrow Markets have recently had a few stands made available at the upcoming Christmas Festival held at the Mornington Peninsula. Stands are available in Aisle E (close

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Makers and Shakers Market


10am-3pm, Sunday 6 November 2016
Coburg Town Hall
90 Bell Street Coburg VIC 3058

The Makers and Shakers Market is an indoor, curated, retail event that brings together people

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Space Tank Studio News


Space Tank Studio are fast approaching our two year anniversary and to mark the occasion Space Tank is building a Tech Lab filled with advanced manufacturing and prototyping

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Exhibit with Tinning Street


This is a basic guide; more information will be provided/requested if your application is approved and an offer to exhibit is extended.

We are seeking artists to exhibit

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Contemporary Arts Precincts – EOE’s now open


Submissions close 15 September 2016

Contemporary Arts Precincts (CAP) is inviting expressions of interest from small to medium sized creative organisations to become anchor

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Level Playing Field with Sheena Mathieson

Level Playing Field 2016 – Film Night

Level Playing Field 2016 is over, however the effects still ripple.

Level Playing Field 2016 was an innovative, some might say slightly subversive, arts-based project which I conceived,

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Moreland Summer Show



The Moreland Summer Show is an annual exhibition showcasing the diverse and creative talent of visual artists with strong connections to the City of Moreland. The theme for

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World Embroidery Day

Art and Design as a career


22 August 2016

Are you a design or craft practitioner? Perhaps an enthusiast looking to start your own creative career?

Get a leg up in developing your professionalism as a creative by joining Craft’s annual day-long  seminar Craft and Design as a Career. As part of Craft Cubed Festival 2016,

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Fibre Arts Australia Winter School


FIBRE ARTS AUSTRALIA annouces the tutors for the 2017 Winter School at Ballarat Grammar!

Wednesday 5th – Tuesday 11th July 2017.

ADAMS Deidre, USA: Intuitive design

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Etsy Christmas Market


Say hello to the 2016 Etsy Christmas Market!

After the great success of last year?s Christmarket, we are doing it all again! We?ll be hosting our second Etsy Made

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VicArts Grants – Creative Victoria


Applications close 17 August 2016

The VicArts Grants program invests in the creative endeavours and professional practice of Victoria’s independent artists and arts companies. It provides one-off support for

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Past Events


Repair, Remake and / or Swap Workshop

20th August 2016 at CERES

Clothing waste is a big problem, in part created by fast fashion and in part by our conditioning to ignore the vast numbers of items forgotten in our wardrobes, drawers, lofts,

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EOI open for ANX!ETY 2017 Festival


The ANXIETY 2017 FESTIVAL (Sydney, September – November, 2017) seeks EoIs for 3 Commissions of up to $25,000 each, for new works aligning with the themes of the festival.


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Participants Wanted

Sheena is still looking for more locals to participate in her exhibition coming up at the end of June.  Contact her on 0418506942 or sma53357@bigpond.net.au to join in.


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Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarships


Applications close 31 July 2016
The Scholarships are awarded annually to candidates who show great promise in the arts and literature, with nine scholarship

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Ace & Tate Creative Fund


The Ace & Tate Creative Fund grants funding to emerging artists in order to bring brilliant ideas to life. It supports individuals or collectives working anywhere, in any

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City of Melbourne Annual arts grants

Woman by river holding sculpture above head

Annual arts grants program

Scenes on the Yarra, Image: Matteo Volpi, 2015

Our annual arts grants program offers anyone with a great idea and an artistic outcome or artists looking for a residency in the City of Melbourne the opportunity to apply for funding.

The program makes art accessible for everyone, ensuring support of a diverse range of artists and taking art into the public realm

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Level Playing Field

Creating a Welcome


Creating a Welcome is where crafters, artists and other makers-of-things come together to support asylum seekers in Australia.

Call-out for the next Creating a Welcome event,

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Artist Residency


Colour Box Studio is excited to offer an opportunity for an Artist in Residence to work in our new space as part of our time at VU at MetroWest, Footscray.

This is an open call

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May at CoWork Co


It’s a fab month coming up with lots of new happenings.


First cab off the rank is our new CoCONNECT membership designed for all the northside home based creatives and professionals

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Make It Collective Pop-up Shop


Are you sick of sitting in the cold at markets? Do you want to reach more customers that appreciate your handmade goodies?
The Make

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NEW – Batman Market Creative Warehouse

ATTENTION CREATIVE PEOPLE: We are excited to announce the launch of our very own Batman Market Creative Warehouse Program. We’ve identified an independent 800m2 warehouse space

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Etsy Awards

Celebrate the best of local creativity

Calling all artists, designers, makers, doers and dreamers, we are searching for the best Etsy products from across Australian and New Zealand. If you have a product that falls into

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