A warm welcome to our latest local artists who recently joined the Island Arts Gallery family at the end of 2021:
Elizabeth Borey – Gindi Girl Ceramic Pendants. Lizzie brings a wonderful selection of handmade original ceramic pendants available in the gallery.
Dale Ruska – Goenpul Woodworks Dale’s wood turned bowls and boxes are expertly crafted from locally sourced native and introduced timbers including Grass Tree (Xanthorrhoea johnsonii), Island Cypress (Callitris columellaris), Red Cedar (Toona ciliata), and Camphor laurel (Cinnamomum camphora).
Angie Simms and Stuart Quinn – Eat, Drink and Be Straddie Cookbook. Brought to life in rich and vivid detail through the award-winning lens of North Stradbroke Island creatives Angie Simms and Stuart Quinn, Eat, Drink and Be Straddie is an adventure and a recipe book all rolled into one.
Coming in at 200 pages, the full-colour tome boasts more than 100 recipes focused on the freshest island ingredients and ideas, as well as feature stories on Straddie producers, an island timeline and much, much more.
Neale Carlile – Neale creates gorgeous wall art from driftwood, pumice and other natural materials in the forms of sea creatures. His work is captivating and unique.
We acknowledge and pay our respects to the Traditional Custodians of this beautiful island of Minjerribah/Terangerri (North Stradbroke Island), the Quandamooka people, their Elders past and present and upcoming, and their continual connection to land, waters and community.