Skip to main content

The National Portrait Gallery is temporarily closed to the public until further notice.

Menu

The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

Bring on spring!

Kitiya Palaskas workshop

Friday 17 September 2021
3:30 – 4:15pm AEST
Live online
Kitiya Palaskas flower workshop

Bookings essential - free

This free program will be delivered using Zoom.

Create a flower using crafty materials in this hands-on online workshop, hosted by craft-based designer Kitiya Palaskas. It may not smell like roses, but will be everlasting!

Suggested material list

  • Coloured/patterned paper or cardstock (plain paper, wrapping paper or anything you have at home!)
  • Glue stick or double-sided tape
  • Sticky tape or masking tape
  • Paper straws or skewers
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Template sheet printed and cut out. Don’t have a printer at home? No worries! Kitiya will share different ways to create crafty flowers
Kitiya Palaskas

Kitiya Palaskas is an Australian craft-based designer and author with a multi-disciplinary practice. She specialises in prop and installation design, content creation, illustration and creative workshops. With its bold colours and quirky themes, her work has been sought after by the likes of Lego, Etsy, Warner music, frankie Magazine and Lily Allen. If that wasn’t enough, she’s also the author of Pinata Party, a DIY craft book!

Access information

Make a booking and the Gallery will email you details on how to connect with us using Zoom.

Other ways to book: Phone 02 6102 7070 or email bookings@npg.gov.au

Related information

Nick Cave
Nick Cave
Nick Cave
Nick Cave

The Amazing Face

A 14-day dive into portraiture

Always available

An educational and fun 14-day adults’ introduction to portraiture.

Entry tickets

Currently closed

We’re taking daily bookings as part of our COVID-19 Safety Plan. This is to make sure you have a safe and memorable visit without things getting too squishy.

In the mirror: self portrait with Joy Hester
In the mirror: self portrait with Joy Hester
In the mirror: self portrait with Joy Hester
In the mirror: self portrait with Joy Hester

Australian Love Stories online

Always available

Lust and longing, drama and devotion, seduction and scandal! Delve into an enticing array of tales of the heart.

© National Portrait Gallery 2021
King Edward Terrace, Parkes
Canberra, ACT 2600, Australia

Phone +61 2 6102 7000
Fax +61 2 6102 7001
ABN: 54 74 277 1196

The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders past and present. We respectfully advise that this site includes works by, images of, names of, voices of and references to deceased people.

This website comprises and contains copyrighted materials and works. Copyright in all materials and/or works comprising or contained within this website remains with the National Portrait Gallery and other copyright owners as specified.

The National Portrait Gallery respects the artistic and intellectual property rights of others. The use of images of works of art reproduced on this website and all other content may be restricted under the Australian Copyright Act 1968 (Cth). Requests for a reproduction of a work of art or other content can be made through a Reproduction request. For further information please contact NPG Copyright.

The National Portrait Gallery is an Australian Government Agency