Here is where you'll find the list of Magnetic Island artists and art galleries - whether you want to see a particular artist at work, or browse through a selection at a local gallery.
1. Barefoot Art, Food, Wine
5 Pacific Drive, Horseshoe Bay.
Restaurant and gallery open 11.30am till late.
(Closed Tues & Wed)
2. Peter Lawson Fine Art
16 Marine Parade, Arcadia.
3. Vonnie van Bemmel Fine Art Studio
Vonnie van Bemmel is a multi-award winning painter who offers a selection of individual or group workshops - from practical workshops, self-development classes, and community workshops for kids and adults. She is also available for commissions and public art projects. For more information visit vonnievanbemmel.com.au
Cnr Appian Way & Hayles Ave, Arcadia.
Call: 0422 133 275
4. Kysley Gallery
58 Barbarra St, Picnic Bay.
Open by appointment.
Call: 4758 1611
5. Magnetic Island Photography
A boutique photo gallery featuring work by MaryAnne Law.
86 Mandalay Ave, Nelly Bay.
Open 7 days 10am to 3pm (If not on a photo shoot).
Call: 4778 5734 or 0417 750 500
6. Jenny Mulcahy's
Gustav Creek Studio
Pottery by Jenny Mulcahy.
The Hideaway, Lot 5/106 Mandalay Avenue, Nelly Bay.
(End of Mandalay Ave.)
Visitors welcome by appointment.
Call: 0402 860 564
7. Jules Artworks
Artwork by Julie Woodlock.
40 Armand Way, Arcadia
(On the left before you go up the hill to Horseshoe Bay.)
Visitors welcome by appointment.
Call: 0400 431 019
8. Mermaid Studio & Gallery Art Retreat
Julie Carpenter is a qualified artist living in Horseshoe Bay and is available for weekend classes or week-long art retreats covering both oil and acrylic painting, drawing, art as therapy and encaustics. Private tuition is also available.
Call: 0414 748 667 or 0410 625 785 for bookings and enquiries.
Magnetic Island Art Safari (Annual)
If you missed the 4th Annual Magnetic Island Art Safari Open Studio’s Day in August 2012, just
remember you can always visit the island galleries at any time of the year. You can download the 2012 Art Safari map here. Just remember to call the artists prior to your arrival if you would like to visit their studio.
Please note: Not all of the MI Artists were available for this year’s Art Safari, including Vonnie van Bemmel and Kysley Gallery. Their details are in the above gallery listing.
See Magnetic Island TV for Martina's 2012 Art Safari Exhibition.
Magnetic Island Artists
Magnetic Island is a community with a great variety of artists. Here is a list of who you can find:
Helene Rankin - 'Sleepy Fish' - Hand painted silk
Elizabeth Corcoran - Flowers By Elizabeth
Rhonda Tritz - Sogetsu Ikebana (Japanese flower arrangement)
• Butterfly House Graphic Design
Contact: Sara Shaw on 0413 809 765
Jayne Turnbull - Milliner
Heike von Mellenthin
Dani Ryan - 'Twisted Art' - Mobiles, keyrings etc.
Ky Wilms - Kysley Gallery
Peter Lawson - Peter Lawson Fine Art
Sasha Stafford - Barefoot Gallery
Vonnie van Bemmel Art Studio
Antonella Villa and Lyle Williams - Magnetic Media Productions
Claudia Gaber - Magnetic Island Photos
Mark Gregory - Visual Echo Photography
Tim Hempstead Photography
Matt Whitton Multimedia Services
Zanita Davies (President)
For more information visit: Magnetic Island History and Craft Centre
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