Celebrating forty years, the newly redesigned Dromana Art Show is bigger and better than ever adding sculpture to their repertoire of contemporary and traditional painting, photography and craft. Sam Michelle is feature painter bringing beautiful images of contemporary beach and bathing scenes, while sculptor Paul Kelly unveils his latest stunning sculptures.

Opening Night will start with a bang on Friday, October 31 at 7 pm with Dan Thornell providing rollicking live entertainment while patrons mingle, enjoy a glass of wine and peruse the art. Over the weekend visitors can watch live art demonstrations and join in   workshops with visiting artists. Kids’ craft activities station will keep children busy while parents enjoy the art.

As collaboration between Dromana Primary School and the local Rotary Club, all funds raised at the show go back into the community. This year’s proceeds go to marine and environmental education.

Dromana Art Show opens Friday, October 31 at 7 pm and continues Saturday and Sunday November 1 and 2 from 10 am – 5 pm at Dromana Primary School, McCulloch Street, Dromana. www.dromanaart.org.au 

 ANDREA LOUISE THOMAS