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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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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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The Greeves St. Sewing Group Project: Week 2

Every week the women attend the Greeves St Project They learn a variety of processes, which can be turned into marketable ideas. In week 2 the women will learn how to make the Greeves St. hairclips, then they will learn … Continue reading

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Our Products For The Grumpy Swimmer – Elwood, Melbourne.

Love putting our swing tags on an order. These wheat bags are for the Grumpy Swimmer in Elwood.

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Only 43 days to go – and Gatehouse really needs your help! 

Originally posted on Andie's World:
We have stalled at 37% of our overall target of $5,500, which is the budget to purchase 15 small business & sewing kits for women exiting street sex work. As a mid campaign incentive…

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Introducing Contributing Artist Number 7: Ghostpatrol

I first noticed Ghostpatrol’s work years ago when holidaying in Lorne. I was walking down to the main shopping centre and noticed Bird Guard (pictured below) on the side of a gallery wall. The image jumped out at me and I fell … Continue reading

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Our New Look Greeves St. Online Shop

The Greeves St. enterprise has recently enjoyed some help from photographer Mick Bell, and some creative re-jigging of our shop format, thanks to ACU student, Maddy. You can see the new look page at: http://www.greevesst.bigcartel.com  

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