Wow! What an inspiring, glamorously outlandish and superbly entertaining evening at the Araluen Arts Centre in Alice Springs! We thank our generous Gold Sponsors - Sitzler and Brian Tucker Accounting.
We thank our wonderful Showcase Sponsors - NT Government, Alice Springs Town Council, Central Craft, Territory Loans, Yeperenye Shopping Centre, Taps Tubs and Tiles, NT Link, Sustainable Couture Jen Standish-White, Colemans Oliver Eclipse, Oh Yes! Art and Design and 8CCC Community Radio.
To all our event volunteers and the community of Alice Springs, our hearfelt thanks for your enthusiastic support!
Images by Ken Johnson
Central Craft Acquisition Award 2016
This prestigious award was presented to Simone Guascoine and Sarah Hill, the designers of Queen Aero Naughtical of Tease and Skullduggery. Modelled by Alexandra Sheedy, this amazing creation paid homage to women pioneer pilots, their hidden talents, skulduggery and shenanigans!
Congratulations Simone, Sarah and Alexandra!
We thank our amazing Event Coordinator, Glen Woodward and his Committee, all the designers and models. We appreciate the contribution of judges Brigida Stewart, Lucy Stewart and Zoya Godoroja- Prieckaerts.
And wethank the Araluen Arts Centre staff, MC Ben Fox and voice-over Laurie May… and so many more – over 150 volunteers who made the 2016 Wearable Art Awards such a wonderful success!