Mountain Dreams Gallery
Featuring the works of Maki Horanai and Hillel Weintraub! Maki is a committed artist, working with paint, ceramics and mixed media. Her work is immediately identifiable in imagery and colour and evokes a strong emotional response. Hillel creates poetry and mixed media, inspired by nature and by Maki’s work. The new “Mountain Dreams Gallery and Gifts” is open 7 days a week by appointment.
Arthur Hamblin Gallery
…at Cedar Creek Estate Vineyard and Winery! Arthur Hamblin as an artist owes much to the experiences and characters he has seen in the Australian outback. Australian country life, stock-men, cattle, horses, camels and bird life are his subjects. His paintings show the heat, vast space and color of the outback. View the comprehensive collection of his iconic paintings at Cedar Creek Estate, open 7 days a week!
Michael Jones Ceramics
Pottery classes and studio experience days! Learn the craft of handmade pottery, suitable from beginner to advanced. Or how about a studio experience day where you even make a clay pot to keep? “Michael Jones”” is a creamic artist and potter with over 30 years of experience. Situated in Eagle Heights on a glorious 3 acres of landscaped gardens with expansive views, his studio is an ideal place to join a talented craftsman for a hands on experience of working with clay.
Louise Grove Wiechers
An expression of rural living! The landscape art of “Louise Grove Wiechers” captures the spirit of the ideal pastoral experience by simplifying elements to their basics, leaving only the impression of the perceived version. Her “Red Barn Studio” is nestled amongst the beautiful rainforests of Tamborine Mountain overlooking the rich pastures of the Scenic Rim, making the perfect backdrop to Louise’s painting and print work.
Monique’s converted dairy shed studio is truly worth visiting! Monique Quarantini has been a potter and artist for over 30 years. She is inspired by poetry, the local wildlife, the mountain and its creative legacy, but is always searching for her own song lines. Her work reflects her skill in both ceramics and drawing, which she combines to create small and large scale pieces of extraordinary delicacy that are beautiful, functional, expressive and energetic.
Jacques van der Merwe
Artist – Painter – Sculptor! Jacques van der Merwe has been exploring the ‘human condition’ for the last few years, specialising in the personal relationship between man/animals and the physical conditioning. He makes artworks in a variety of mediums such as bronze, resin, ink on paper and oil on canvas, with sculpting being his preferred artform. His sculpture garden is well known and attracts many visitors every year.
Blue Bird Art Studio
Inspired by the surrounding rain forest! Brigitte Doering, resident artist at “Blue Bird Art Studio” : I am inspired by the surrounding rainforest, where my Blue Bird Art Studio is located, and draw insects on dried banana leaves, using ink and gold metal leaf. Discarded toys are transformed into sculptures through paper decoupage or lately made into winged insects, painted with shellac, instant coffee or pigments.
Functional wares in stoneware and porcelain! Potter Kyong-Hee Kim invites you to her studio. Her inspiration comes from traditional ceramics and nature. After settling on Tamborine Mountain, she built a studio using an earth bag building method. Her work features simple and traditional glazes and natural oxides. Recently she has been creating glazes with ash from Australian hardwood and working with the sculptural form of ikebana vases.
Under the Greenwood Tree
For book and art lovers! A well-stocked independent bookshop with art by Australian artists, designers and jewellers nestled amongst the books. New release titles, a wide range of fiction and non fiction titles and an extensive range of Children’s Books in stock. Book orders welcomed. Author events and small focus exhibitions by artists. Open every day 10am til 4pm, except Tuesdays.
A working gallery and artist’s studio! Drawing and painting in transparent layered inks and watercolours has been a lifelong interest for Richard Roper as a way of expressing his interpretation of Australian stories, songs and scientific ideas. His art gallery and studio “Gallery Works” are open from 11am to 4pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Visitors are welcome to tour Richard’s studio and see his works in progress.
Quality local and investment art! “Capanart Gallery” resident artist Susan Capan has been painting for over 25 years. Whilst portraiture predominates, visitors are often amazed at the range of subjects Susan paints. Also quality art from handpicked local and investment artists, showcasing paintings to suit all tastes and budgets. Commissions available of portraits, landscapes and other subjects. Open 7 days.
Unique Collection of Art Works! “Rivendale Gallery” is unique as it represents years of collecting by owner Stuart Macpherson on his many art adventures within Australia and around the world. Rivendale sells unique artworks – not just a painting, the difference being that a work of art has a life of its own and can change the mood of a room. Open Thursday to Sunday 10am to 3pm.
Fine Art and Framing
Art Gallery and Framing! Exhibitions by local and international artists. All types of framing – custom and memorabilia framing a specialty. Open Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm, Saturday 9am to 12 Noon. Also always at “Carrara Markets” at the Gold Coast, Eastern entry, every Saturday and Sunday 7am til 4pm.
Margaret Goldsmith Art Gallery
Contemporary Paintings and Glass Works! “Margaret Goldsmith Art Gallery” has been operating on the property since 1994, amidst an orchard & beautiful gardens with superb views of the Gold Coast. You will find a large display of her Paintings and Studio Art Glass (kiln fired) which she and her husband Neil have been creating for 20 years. Open Wed to Sun 10am till 4pm.