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Crafty Party with Paper Hands. Courtesy the artist.

Crafty Party with Paper Hands

Get crafty after dark at the Museum with artist Paper Hands!

Join us at MoB after dark for a night of bubbles and beautiful art, as Paper Hands artist Holly Neilson helps you create a beautiful floral wall hanging inspired by Rearranged: Art of the Flower.

Brighten your space with some hand-stitched blooms in this 2.5 hour workshop inspired by Holly’s joyful practice. Design your original artwork, and try your hand at some visible embroidery techniques to hand-sew your final piece, all while being guided in a fun, friendly and inclusive environment.

All abilities welcome. Book now!

Included in your ticket:
  • Artist-led workshop with guidance by Holly Neilson
  • All materials provided
  • 30 minute exhibition tour
  • A glass of bubbles thanks to our friends at Symphony Hill Wines or a soft drink
  • Date & Time
    Thursday 19 September 2024
  • Tickets
    $100 Adult*
    $95 MoB Member*

    *Plus booking fee.
  • Location
    Level 3, City Hall
  • Ages
    Suitable for ages 18+
  • Access
    To find out about access at the Museum, click here.

About Holly Neilson

Holly Neilson is a Brisbane-based freelance illustrator and creator of Paper Hands. Having grown up next to the sea and in close proximity to rainforests, Holly’s love for nature and relationship with the wild grew immensely. Throughout her life, Holly has used her art as a vessel to help navigate her own mental health journey. Her work depicts a collaboration between her natural environment and the individual; exploring the power of regeneration.

Holly’s work translates across various mediums including murals, portraiture, watercolour workshops, fine line drawings and watercolour and has been featured in exhibitions and media outlets nationwide. Holly lives and works in North Brisbane, surrounded by her garden.

Courtesy the artist.