Category Archives: Melbourne

Up-dated Greeves St. Shop. Come See!!!

Come see the new look Greeves St. online shop . It is looking so clean and sharp thanks to photographer Mick Bell. Mick has been helping us out at St Kilda Gatehouse now for three years with his beautiful photographic work and … Continue reading

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International Overdose Awareness Day

“The environment was empty, the antagonist hidden, and I drifted into  solo adventures”. William S. Burroughs. The image of drug addiction evokes polarizing opinion. There is the romanticized image – the fuel of a bohemian movement whose members aspire to … Continue reading

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Iced Vovo’s And Christmas (Trees) In July

Last Friday at sewing group the Greeves St Project volunteers finished a huge number of Christmas tree decorations. That’s right. We are already preparing for the December trade. A volunteer brought her beautiful 7 year old daughter and one of … Continue reading

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Introducing Contributing Artist No. 9: Laura Alice

‘Laura Alice is a Geelong-based artist who creates inky paintings and street art. Her works are illustrative, playful, serene and whimsical, exploring a world of contemplative creatures and their human companions. She paints from the heart, finding her inspiration in … Continue reading

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Well Done To Our 3rd Graduate!

This amazing woman has persevered through hardship to turn up to 10 weeks worth of the Greeves St. Project to graduate with her sewing machine today. We understand participants may not make it to the group over ten consecutive weeks … Continue reading

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Congratulations!

Congratulations to the second Greeves St. Project graduate! Not only did she graduate from the Greeves St. program but she managed to secure a job. She is also very keen to set up her machine at home and begin to … Continue reading

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Graduate Number 2!

It seems a long time since the woman holding this beautiful embroidered button she’d just finished, began her involvement with the Greeves St. project. But, I think anyway, that is because we have grown to know her and love her … Continue reading

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