Art Exhibition with Bertie Holmes from Ashburton and Lam Gorman from Methven 4th of October - 8th of November '19.
Bertie Holmes: Bertie has been painting all her life. She completed a Diploma in painting in pictorial development and abstraction at the Aoraki Polytechnic (Ara Institute). Bertie has belonged to the Ashburton Society of arts for many years holding several different positions. Bertie's other passion is gardening and spending time with her grandchildren Hillary and James.
Lam Gorman: Lam was born in the North-East of Thailand. From a young age she started drawing and winning art competitions. She received a scholarship to study Art at Mahasarakan University. She is married to a Kiwi and has been living in Methven for the last 15 years where she has established her own business, the Thai Restaurant and Asian Grocery Store. While being a busy lady she still finds time for painting and sharing her passion with her 12 year old daughter Anabel. ... See MoreSee Less
Lots of people come from far and wide to visit our NZ Alpine & Agriculture Encounter. In July this year we welcomed a special visitor --> the Ambassador of Ireland, Mr. Peter Ryan. ... See MoreSee Less
Art Exhibition with Brenda Knight at the Mt Hutt Memorial Hall until 3rd of October 2019.
Brenda is an Ex-Detective and left the Police 4.5 years ago not knowing what to do next. Her inspiration brought her into painting and ever since she creates stunningly beautiful art. Brenda is also running painting workshops in Christchurch. www.becomeacreativegiant.com... See MoreSee Less