Archive | 2018

Solo exhibition – surfacing, Sydney Road Gallery

Celebrated Sydney fibre artist Catriona Pollard’s solo exhibition ‘surfacing’ at Sydney Road Gallery offers stunning works of sculptural basketry and assemblage works that explore the concept of layers of self and oneness by applying material and techniques to different organic surfaces. Running from 27 September to 21 October 2018, Ms Pollard uses the process of […]

Upcoming workshops – join me!

PUBLIC WORKSHOPS Wild Creativity – WildFest – Moss Vale, Southern Highlands, NSW Sun 7 Oct, 10.00am – 4.00pm Click to book Today, we live in a fast-paced world of technology designed to constantly grab our attention that keeps us constantly switched on. Coupled with relentless deadlines and the pressure of modern day living can all lead […]

Stunning contemporary sculptural basketry exhibition ‘I am of You’ challenges viewers to see and appreciate nature in a different light

Acclaimed Sydney fibre artist Catriona Pollard shares her latest body of work at the Sturt Gallery in a solo exhibition titled ‘I am of You’ which offers glimpses of shapeshifting natural forms, from unnoticed branches, leaves and seedpods into stunning works that celebrate the abundance of nature. This a not to be missed exhibition that […]

The beauty of ordinary natural objects [Podcast]

I caught up with Angharad Rixon from TextileStories and had a wonderful chat about how starting basketry had helped me find my hidden passion and creativity. I spoke about how I use materials to tell my stories, how I find the material and then deciding what to make and bring my vision to life! I […]

2 day workshop – Art in Nature: exploring your creativity

Inviting you to take this special opportunity to connect with your creative side as you learn new techniques in traditional basketry from acclaimed Australian artist, Catriona Pollard. 2-4 April, 2018 – booked out Waverley, South Taranaki Limited to 10 people Slow down and gift yourself the time to find the secret life in natural objects. […]

Solo exhibition – I am of You – Sturt Gallery

I’m so thrilled to develop a new body of work for my next solo exhibition at the amazing Sturt gallery in Mittagong. Opening 15 April, 11am – through to 3 June 2018. “Running from 15 April to 3 June 2018, the beautifully constructed and stunning pieces made from foraged plant material will leave you spellbound […]