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$1500 MRIS Art Auction prize goes to Paris Hawken

“Above the Water” by local artist Paris Hawken has won the Art Auction’s inaugural $1500 ‘Margaret River Art Award’ sponsored by Bendigo Bank. The cyanotype was chosen from over 60 other artworks. In past years a local guest artist attends the auction and pick out their favourite piece, this year and moving into the future, […]

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Catching the sun!

 Yr 2 MRIS students, Cedar Orkin, Matilda Lukac, Pia Bawden and Zoe Wilson created sun-catchers to hang in their classroom. They collected leaves and flowers for decoration.  

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A Decade of Art Auction Success!

Colourful Collaboration: This wonderful creation by MRIS art teacher,  Maree Mohn and MRIS art students was the first piece to go under the hammer at the 10th Art Auction on Saturday night. Thanks to all our wonderful donating artists and sponsors for their generous support and to our parent volunteers. We couldn’t do it without […]

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Margaret River Art Auction 2015

The 2015 Art Auction will celebrate its 10th Anniversary on Saturday, May 30! To commemorate this amazing achievement, the Art Auction, will be held at the Shire Office buildings—a smaller, smarter venue providing an exciting, celebratory atmosphere for MRIS’s major fundraising event. A jobs list for the night is on Page 6 with contact numbers. […]

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