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Ashburton Art Gallery

327 West St

Ashburton | 7700

P | 03 308 1133

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Gallery Hours

Open Daily: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm

Closed Good Friday, Anzac Morning and Christmas day



The Gallery extends its exhibition programme through a diverse range of events and activities that are designed to enrich your experience of visual discovery. Our public programmes range from workshops to artist talks and include guided tours and film screenings.



Creative Texture | Jub Jub Club

Creative Texture, 11 November | 1 Session | 2:00—4:00pm
We will take a closer look at Malcolm Harrison’s textile creations and turn to making our own fabric art.

11 November |1 Session | 2:00-4:00pm

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Dashes and Doodles | Jub Jub Club

Dashes and Doodles | 25 November | 1 Session | 2:00—4:00pm
Discover the world of drawings by experimenting with the different styles and techniques of this fundamental art form.

25 November | 1 Session | 2:00-4:00pm

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Art addicts

Art Addicts (AA) is the Gallery’s weekly art space for kids during the school term. Wrap up your Wednesday school day and head to the AAG to get creative and explore themes in art. A great space for children to interact and learn from each other in a safe and facilitated environment. Children of all ages welcome. Donations appreciated.

The last session for the year is the 19th December 2018. AA will start back in the new year.



Every Wednesday 3:00 - 4:30pm

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In Colour | Art and Craft Club

In Colour has been reformatted for the coming year and is not only for adults interested in colouring-in but also a great making space to unleash your creativity. Bring along your art and craft projects to share with others over morning tea once a month.

These are social sessions which encourage you to connect with others through creativity.  Be inspired to learn a new creative pastime. Sessions are free and new members are always welcome.

The Gallery will supply basic colouring-in sheets and colouring-in materials, along with tea and coffee. Those attending are encouraged to bring along their own materials and projects. Sessions are held on the second Friday of the month between 10:30am-12:00pm.

Dates for upcoming sessions:

Friday 9 February, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 9 March, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 13 April,  10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 11 May, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 8 June, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 13 July, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 10 August, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 14 September, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 12 October, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 9 November, 10:30am-12:00pm

Friday 14 December, 10:30am-12:00pm

Please note due to low attendance we will no longer be hosting evening sessions on the last Wednesday of the month. However, we do hope to run a few creative workshops for adults on a Wednesday evening over winter. Please let us know if you would like to attend or run a workshop.


2nd Friday of the month, 10:30am- 12pm

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