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Join us for a workshop or peruse the visual art displays!

Workshops and Visual Art Exhibitions presented by Tanks Arts Centre are considered a strong element of the Tanks' overall public program. From hands on learning and displays to children's activities and circus lessons plus more, they are all part of the Tanks family.

If you want to run a workshop series of your own and be part of the cultural life at the Tanks, please complete this form. Your application will be assessed by Tanks Arts Centre's programming team for availability of time and space and against our vision for the program: affordable and healthy - social and cultural - learning and exchange.

For further details please contact:

P - 4032 6600
E - TanksWorkshops@cairns.qld.gov.au

or see our FAQs.


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QMusic & Close Contact Present - Industry Connect Regional Workshop

Sat 6 Jul
Free

Workshops designed for new and emerging artists offering a greater understanding of the music from song writing to release and everything in between.
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Willing & Able - A Critical Thinkers Forum

Fri 26 Jul
Free

Join artists and support workers from Artel Studio, ARC Disability Services and Arts Project Australia in an afternoon of discussion over the often tricky questions surro...
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Preserve Residency Workshops - Imprint with Helen Braun for kids

Sat 27 Jul
$40 (materials supplied)

A monoprint workshop where each participant will print a variety of leaves onto a range of surfaces.
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Preserve Residency Workshops - Imprint with Helen Braun for adults

Sat 3 Aug
$40 (materials supplied)

A monoprint workshop where each participant will print a variety of leaves onto a range of surfaces.
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Preserve Residency Workshops - Foliage with Joanne Sisson for adults

Sat 10 Aug
$40 (materials supplied)

Participants will create a small painting of foliage using bold line in the manner of early Australian painters such as Margaret Preston.
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Preserve Residency Workshops - Foliage with Joanne Sisson for kids and teenagers

Sat 17 Aug
$40 (materials supplied)

Participants will create a small painting of foliage using bold line in the manner of early Australian painters such as Margaret Preston.
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