Category Archives: Art and writing events

Watchwords – what is happening in Brisbane

Watchwords is a site is about writers, readers, artists, filmmakers and our beautiful City of Brisbane. It is a non-profit site that writer Lois May started up to cover the Brisbane Writers Festival initially, back in 2012.  It was intended to be taken down … Continue reading

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SLQ’s 2014 Young Writers Award

The State Library of Queensland runs an annual Young Writers Award competition. The short story competition is open to Queensland residents aged 18-25 with a cash prize of $2,000. Entries close Friday 18 July 2014. So if you know of any young … Continue reading

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Gold Coast Writers Festival 2014

The Gold Coast Writers Festival is on 13-15 June 2014 If you live in Brisbane, the Gold Coast or neighbouring regions (or happen to be on holiday in the area), you may be interested in attending this three day festival. … Continue reading

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One Word One Day – Brisbane

  BRISBANE’S DATE In partnership with the Indigenous Literacy Foundation – In partnership with Zart Art. It’s back by popular demand! For the third year, One Word One Day will be making its way around the country enticing illustrators to … Continue reading

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Webinar on authors as entrepreneurs

We all know of the changes in the publishing world. With that (unless we are outrageously famous and have a publisher bending over backwards for us), we as writers cannot just concentrate on writing our next book or collection of poems, … Continue reading

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Kickstart Aaron Pocock’s ‘How To’ book – The Fantasy Artroom

Let’s help talented Brisbane-based illustrator, Aaron Pocock kickstart his project. Aaron is currently working on a fantasy art ‘How To’ book for beginner and advanced students covering drawing, line art and watercolour painting but he needs your help. Aaron is … Continue reading

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Logan Art Gallery Store: meet the artists

If you live in Brisbane, Logan or SE Queensland and you love unique gifts and collectables, please visit Logan Art Gallery Store at their special event: meet the artists. THURSDAY 28 NOVEMBER 2013 5.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m. The Logan … Continue reading

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