|Jillianne Spencer the coordinator of the exhibition with some of the pieces.|
What: Exhibition by the basketmakers of Tasmania
When: Opens Sunday 14th October at 3 pm Then daily 10 am – 5 pm till 4th November.
Where: Artisan Gallery, 32 Deviot Road, Robigana, West Tamar.
On Sunday 28th October at Artisan Gallery on the West Tamar there will be a gathering of basket makers from around Tasmania. The occasion is the opening of their exhibition “Gather” which will be performed by Paul Jenkins, Executive Director for Tasmanian Regional Arts.
There are both functional and sculptural baskets, wall hangings and a chair made from willow in the exhibition. All are very individual works of art in there own right with that innate beauty that handcrafted work possesses.