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Address: 100 Emu Bay Road, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
Phone Number: 03 6362 5280
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Description: Yarns Artwork in Silk is a unique 3D textile art installation consisting...
Yarns Artwork in Silk is a unique 3D textile art installation consisting of 4 very large handworked silk panels decipting local events and vistas in a seasonal diaroma. Viewed in an auditorium accompanied by an audio visual narration. Crafted by over 300 artists using silk dying & painting, hand & machine embroidery, quilting, patchwork and many more techniques.
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"Exceptional work of Fabric Art" Don't Miss this...

I was told about this after a very talented friend - fabric artist - visited, her comment "you must see this" We made Deloraine an integral part of our trip for this reason. A... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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South Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

I was told about this after a very talented friend - fabric artist - visited, her comment "you must see this" We made Deloraine an integral part of our trip for this reason. A truly exquisite work of art. Taking a local (Devonport) and my daughter for first time... We were all very impressed at the seasonal vision / execution... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

This is a must see for everyone, male and female. You will be amazed at the intricate detail of this piece of artwork and you will also learn some interesting facts about the town and district

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Well worth the visit - just beautiful! Knowledgeable staff at the front counter can also tell visitors more about the town and places to visit. The gift shop is well stocked with Tasmanian souvenirs and a great selection of books.

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Launceston, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

When I entered I truly did not know what to expect but was blown away by the detail and loved the presentation and it was only then I could try and understand the work that has gone into this exhibition.

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Benalla, Australia
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

An amazing community project. If you love patchwork & quilting, embroidery, silk art & crafts, you will be delighted by this work. Well worth visiting.

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We loved seeing the wonderful tapestries here - with the detail, the imaginative construction and the superb workmanship. The theatre setting with the sound and light display was great. We also enjoyed the museum, but as it is not easily accessible for those with mobility problems, we did not see all of it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

Impressive needlework, both for skills involved and history behind it. Museum well looked after, interesting, and friendly and helpful staff.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

You will be amazed by the sight of this quilt. We visited as part of the Tasmanian Craft Fair. The quilt is well presented in its own gallery. You can enjoy taking in all the details, this is best done with a guide.

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Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Im generally not a quilt type person. At the Deloraine craft fair we thought wed take a look anyway. I was astounded. The quilt took three hundred women three years to complete and it is gorgeous. It depicts the town and it is absolutely beautifully crafted. Thanks girls.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Beautiful textile panels using many kinds of textile art. A true labor of love. Not well advertised or promoted so it is easy to miss this artistic delight.

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