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 40 SANDGATE GUIDE
APRIL 2021
EASTER ART SHOW
ART BACK ON SHOW IN THE 4017
Story Brooke Jacobson
PAhoto Paul Neil; from the 2019 exhibition
fter close to a year at home during COVID, Sandgate’s artistic community is ready to celebrate and
show off their latest works.
The Sandgate Art Society (SASart) is once again running its annual Easter Art Show, being held at St Patrick’s College.
SASart president Marie Smith said it was “good to be back” after the pandemic.
“I painted madly last year, I think we all did – we all certainly had plenty of time on our hands,” she said.
“Lots of artists last year couldn’t continue with their other jobs like teaching, so they’ve been busy creating at home and there will be plenty on show this year.”
The art show will feature painting, sculptures, and pottery, as well as photographic and digital art.
“We’re very happy to be having the show at the Callan Centre at St Pat’s; it’s a big venue and we’re able to have 300 people there – socially distanced, of course,” Marie said.
“All the works will be for sale and for all the categories there’s a first prize of $500, second prize of $250, and we also have a highly commended award.
“We’re going to have a big screen with photos of all the artworks on it, showing on a



















































































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