All posts by Maddi Ward


Fired Up – Outback Wood Fire Camp

The Coonamble Ceramics Collective will be hosting a weekend of fire, clay and conversation Friday 21st – Sunday 23rd August …Read More


The Gatineau Jackson Collection

Outback Arts has been very fortunate to have been approached by two Private Art Collectors, Yvon Gatineau and Peter Jackson in …Read More

Waste 2 Art 2015

Waste 2 Art 2015

Waste 2 Art celebrates the reuse of waste in our communities through artworks made from recycled materials. Each year winners …Read More

Feature Artist: Franka Friedrichs tells us the story of how she became a jeweler in Lightning Ridge

Franka Friedrichs: opal jeweller

It takes a great deal of skill and patience to cut or carve an opal. Opal cutting is normally performed …Read More

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NSW Aboriginal Languages Go Mobile

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Victor Dominello, has announced $185,000 in funding has been allocated to the development of a new …Read More

Walgett millinery workshop 2015
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Hats Off to Outback Women 2015

The regions communities have expressed a great desire to have these Millinery Workshops tour the region for a second time …Read More

Nymagee ladies with their creations
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Hats Off to Outback Women 2014

Women across the Outback Arts region were treated to a rare opportunity recently when award winning milliner Waltraud Reiner visited …Read More

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Waste to Art 2015 – the Year of Scrap Metal