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Yarns Artwork in Silk

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Address: 100 Emu Bay Road, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
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+61 3 6362 5280
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Yarns Artwork in Silk is a unique 3D textile art installation consisting of...

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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This place has a lot of history of the town and surrounding areas, the light and sound show is awesome which displays 4 amazing hand embroidered very large panels depicting the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Leslie N
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has a lot of history of the town and surrounding areas, the light and sound show is awesome which displays 4 amazing hand embroidered very large panels depicting the seasons and agricultural background of Tasmania, it is a must see if visiting Deloraine.

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Thank Leslie N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've visited Deloraine several times now but only stumbled upon this place on trip advisor. So glad we did. The Yarns display is incredibly beautiful, and the twenty minute audio show is very informative and interesting. I could have spent hours looking at this amazing display. The small entry fee also allows entrance into the folk museum which was well... More 

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Thank Patricia M
Sydney Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't especially keen to see this display but it came with the ticket to the museum. The show involves sitting in an auditorium as a light show highlights each of the tapestries that depict Deloraine through the seasons. The show at about 20 minutes was just the right length of time and showcased the amazing handiwork done on these... More 

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Thank westernsydney
Hobart, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The best kept secret in Tasmania. Beautifully presented, terrific and informative audio, music appropriate to subject matter, don't have to be a crafty person to enjoy. Very inspiring and museum worth looking at as well. Congratulation To Deloraine.

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Thank sallyablack50
Legana, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Shouldn't be missed absolutely superb! An amazing endeavor of community cooperation, everyone involved should be very proud of the results

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Thank Susanne1958
Hervey Bay, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It is exceptional that so many people came together to make this wonderful work of art. It made my skin tingle. It should be preserved for posterity, so that many many people can enjoy.

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Thank Jill M
The Entrance, Australia
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Spent 1 hour here silk show amazing tells story of district 300 sewers 3 years to complete - onsite museum takes you back to old homestead of 1800's - worth every cent of the low entrance free - info ladies lovely and helpful

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Thank sharon l
Alice Springs, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A must see!! Incredible display of local talent and a great variety of things to see. The small entry charge is worth it- our 5 and 3 year olds were entertained for ages. An unexpected surprise!

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Thank marteenam
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5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

We are local (Hobart) and had never heard of these beautiful works of art/history/craft. The whole museum is delightful. Not too much information, the displays are interesting, thoughtful, amusing. Highly recommended!

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Thank Marguerite H
Greater Hobart, Australia
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

This panorama is the culmination of an unbelievable number of hours of work by a whole community. The detail is extraordinary, yet when you stand back and look at the work as a whole it takes on a new pwerspective. Highly recommended.

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