PUBLIC PROGRAMS for young people


March - June 2019


YOUTH ARTS Term 2 2019
For ages 10 - 16 years

Manga then animate!

Mondays 6, 13, 20, 27 May and 3, 17 June @ 4-5 pm
Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential

Create and Make Term 2 2019

For kinder – grade 6

A series of workshops responding to artworks in current exhibitions.

Tuesdays or Wednesdays @ 4-5pm

Tuesday: 7, 14, 21, 28 May and 4, 11 June

Wednesday: 8, 15, 22, 29 May and February and 5, 12 June

Cost: FREE, Booking is Essential


Toddler Pop-Ups
For families with children aged 1-5 years at the Devonport Regional Gallery at the paranaple arts centre


Create a moving artwork which reflects the sunlight and changes as it moves - tactile, sensory and colour experience.




These workshops are free but places are limited. Bookings are essential.
Phone: 6420 2900



Life Drawing - Four weeks (untutored)
Tuesday 6-8 pm 30 April, 7, 14, 21 May
Cost: $60, Friends members $50
Bookings with payment essential






Paper Flower Making Workshop

As part of Harmony Day celebrations

THURSDAY 21 MARCH, 4.00PM - 7.00pm     

Suitable for ages

Come to the Creative Space in the Devonport Regional Gallery and experience the Holi Display created by local community members, listen to stories about how they celebrate Holi Festival, and learn how to make your own paper flowers for you to take home.



The Sketchbook Project

For Youth Week Tasmania 2019

Create and Publish a sketchbook on the theme of Environment

Make a sketchbook about the theme of Environment

Drop it off to the Gallery or a participating organisation

Have your sketchbook displayed at Embrace the Space, Youth Festival 12 April @ 3-5pm and on the Devonport Regional Gallery Blog



Workshops for the Sketchbook Project

Come and make your sketchbook with us. Learn paper-making, marbling and sketchbook-making

Tuesday  26 March @4-5pm

Tuesday 2 April @4-5pm                   

Tuesday 9 April @ 4-5pm

Embrace the Place 12 April @ 3-5pm in the Creative Space and in Market Square

See the Sketchbook Project Facebook Page

No Bookings, Just Drop in!



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Bookings Essential for some workshops.

Devonport Regional Gallery @ paranaple arts centre, 145 Rooke Street

Enquiries: Phone: 03 6420 2900, or email:









Books + Art Reading Group


Monthly meetings
Yearly membership fee $25/$15 concession.

Books + Art is the Gallery's monthly reading group celebrating art and literature! 

Books are selected by members and based on the exhibitions displayed at the Devonport Regional Gallery. The informal monthly meetings discuss the chosen book alongside the exhibition, providing an open and friendly environment. Meetings are accompanied by wine and cheese, and new members are always welcome. 

One of the advantages of joining the Friends of the Gallery is that the membership of Books + Art reading group is included in the membership fee.

Books can be purchased at Devonport Bookshop 83 Rooke St Mall. Books + Art members receive a 10% discount on purchases.

If you're interested in joining the group, please contact the Gallery 








Note: payment must be made at the time of the booking. No refund available less than 24 hours from the start of the workshop.


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