Meet the Artist - Samantha Thompson
The City of Ballarat has commissioned six artists to create 12 Christmas Windows to fill our shops and streets with Christmas joy and creativity.
Come and meet Artist Samantha Thompson and hear her inspiration behind her windows: Three French Hens and Nine Ladies Dancing
Award winning artist, Samantha is a professional multidisciplinary artist and arts worker situated in regional Victoria. Printmaking and mixed media works that focus on feminism, domestic arts and death are common themes in her work. Her next exhibition will be held in Napier New Zealand in 2020.
The 12 days of Christmas Windows will surprise and delight. The collection of temporary artworks is inspired by the Twelve Days of Christmas and will be a nod to local traditions, with an emphasis on the regional city, Ballarat's heritage, First Nations peoples and our shared future. The City of Ballarat has commissioned six local artists to create the 12 Christmas Windows to fill our shops and streetscape with Christmas joy and creativity.
Follow the trail of 12 Christmas windows, starting with the Partridge in a Pear Tree at Central Square and continue down through the streets to 12 Drummers Drumming in the Bridge Mall.