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Twilight ILLUMINATION Nite
Gudjal Country (Charters Towers)

Twilight ILLUMINATION Nite

The Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre

'Gather at twilight for an illuminating experience at The Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre.'

Join artists, artisans and stallholders for digitally-mastered light projections, animated smart phone clips, music, food, drink, dances and demonstrations. Discover your hidden talents as you partake in creative activities with the stallholders, including a tissue lantern workshop.

The Twilight ILLUMINATION Nite will also feature the unveiling of the Gudjal Country / Charters Towers community and artist-led project Lizard Tail. Donations will be welcomed by volunteers at the event.

About the Artist

The Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre is a not-for-profit, social-enterprise-driven creative space. The multi-roomed centre is home to a gallery, shop, workshop space and venue for exhibitions, Q&A nights, events, training and activities. The centre provides a safe and stimulating place for creatives, community groups and industry experts to showcase their work and access professional development, training, workshops and meetings. The creatives and organisers identify with the concept that creativity changes lives and communities.

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Twilight ILLUMINATION Nite - Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre
Donation on entry | 4hrs
6-10pm Saturday 7 August 2021

Gather at twilight for an illuminating experience at The Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre. Join artists, artisans and stallholders for digitally-mastered light projections, animated smart phone clips, music, food, drink, dances and demonstrations. Discover your hidden talents as you partake in creative activities with the stallholders, including a tissue lantern workshop.

Workshop Details

Lantern Making Workshops - Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre
$5 per person (cash only)| children to be accompanied by an adult
10am-2pm Saturday 10 July & Saturday 17 July 2021

Join in the guided production line that allows you to make your own individually decorated finished lantern at your own pace. All materials to make your own lantern will be supplied and on completion of the workshop you'll be ready to create your own amazing lantern at home... as big and bold as you like!

Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre would love to showcase your lantern at the Twilight ILLUMINATIONS Nite event at the centre on Saturday 7 August 2021. They will then me available for your collection from the centre after the end of the event. 

To register your interest:

Email your attendance to [email protected]

Phone or text on 0466 159 707

Or drop into the centre on Wednesdays or Fridays 10am-3pm

Creations Workshop - Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre
FREE | please book online to secure your spot
9am-1pm Sunday 1 August 2021

This workshop will cover basic video production/photography knowledge and explore stop motion animation using your smartphone. The workshop is intended for everyone aged 16+ to explore their interests and animate their work into a video. Attendees can enhance their creations through lighting, video/photos, and/or stop motion animation. Create something new to promote on social media (eg animate pottery to create a short video to share on social media instead of a still photo). To maximise learning, participants should bring their own smart phone, with the FREE "Stop Motion Studio'' app already installed (available for Apple or Android), and a tripod with phone tripod adapter (if you have one). 

Book your spot here!

Location Details

96-98 Mosman St, Charters Towers Queensland 4820.

Venue Accessibility

This venue’s conditions include:

  • Nearby accessible parking.
  • Nearby accessible public transport (bus stations).
  • Nearby street drop-off points.
  • Assisted wheelchair accessibility.
  • An accessible entrance (both ramp and stairs) and no obstructions to the path upon entering.
  • Signage indicating it is a PUNQ program.
  • Venue is close to accessible private bathroom facilities that offer wider doors, adequate floor space to move around in the bathroom, and fixtures designed for comfort including hand railings and low-effort tap handles.
  • Quiet spaces available for participants, this location will have ambient or no music playing.
  • Venues have been strategically designed for clear pathways throughout with a focus on minimising clutter.
  • If participating in workshops, interactions, or artist talks at a pop up there will be an array of seating options provided.
Opening Hours

Mike Carney Creative Industries Centre open from Open from Mon - Friday 10am-3pm and Saturday 1-3pm. 
 

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PUNQ asks that visitors adhere to social distancing, visitor logs, and other COVID Safe directives and procedures as directed.

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Acknowlegement of Country

PUNQ respectfully acknowledges the Wulgurukaba of Gurambilbarra and Yunbenun and the surrounding groups of our region; Bindal, Gugu Badhan, Nywaigi, Warrgamay, Bandjin and Gudjal as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we gather, share and celebrate local creative practice. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders as the first people of Australia. They have never ceded sovereignty and remain strong in their enduring connection to land and Culture.

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