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Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Print Gallery of Your Own

Husband and wife team Soula and Theo Mantalvanos have created a terrific gallery space and print... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
agoodbrew
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Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Great owners, great artwork!

We always drop in whenever we're in Queenscliff. Theo and Soula are both great hosts and have... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
jarrodob
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Ballarat, Australia
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About
Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop (QG&W), exhibits original artworks by Australian printmakers and offers art and printmaking workshops. The gallery and workshop is housed in an 1868 Wesleyan church located on the Bellarine Peninsula.
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81 Hesse St, Queenscliff, Victoria 3225, Australia
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+61 3 4202 0942
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Housed in the old Wesleyan church that was for many years home to a gloriously crowded second-hand bookstore, Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop is a bright and airy creative space housing beautiful pieces by emerging and established artists. The big focus is on printmaking, which creates...More

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Soula M, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to rate us Tina, we really appreciate it. Mostly, we're very happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to our QG&W, it really is our pleasure to chat about the art, especially printmaking. Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an amazing gallery that used to be a church. The architecture was preserved from the outside, they display several work of art. They have some artistic souvenirs too like cards and bookmarks

Thank May Z
Soula M, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear May, thank you so much for taking the time to right a review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit. We also run workshops! Hopefully we'll see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Husband and wife team Soula and Theo Mantalvanos have created a terrific gallery space and print workshop. This is a wonderful place to learn about print making, to look at a great range of artists works and to buy art. Theo is the print technician...More

Thank agoodbrew
QGallery, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you so much agoodbrew. We'll look forward to seeing you again next time!

Reviewed 16 January 2018

We always drop in whenever we're in Queenscliff. Theo and Soula are both great hosts and have excellent taste in artwork. The only problem is that we always buy something! Make sure you stop for a visit.

Thank jarrodob
Soula M, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

How we love seeing you regularly! And what an honor and a pleasure to be supporting your new Queenscliff habit!

Reviewed 12 January 2018

From the outside you would think that you were entering a church, but surprisingly inside is an array of paintings and a small workshop. Very well presented and the staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful. Certainly something to enjoy and view their great selection of...More

Thank Michael M
Soula M, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Dear Michael, I'm so glad you enjoyed the experience and surprise visiting our QG&W. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review - it's most important to us. We're dog friendly too! See you next time.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

A beautiful old church thats now a gallery. There are pieces from local and other well known print artists. We've bought several pieces for our home and only wish we had enough walls to hang more. The owners are lovely and knowledgeable people who run...More

Thank Rozz16
Soula M, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you so much Rozz16, that's a very special review and one that we feel sums us up quite well. It's a pleasure to see people enjoy the gallery and for us to be given the chance to show visitors what we love to do...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

This gallery is a significant addition to the historic seaside town of Queenscliff. The passion shown by the owners is quite inspiring.

Thank IanT1992
Soula M, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you Ian T. It's a great pleasure for us to be part of the arts scene in this beautiful town and be able to exhibit and talk all things printmaking with visitors. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

With a fantastic collection of art work and two very knowledgeable owners who were more than happy to show us their collection of artwork, our visit was very worthwhile. My husband was fortunate to receive vouchers for a 50th birthday gift to the Queenscliff Gallery...More

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QGallery, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Dear DownersAustralia, thank you so much for taking the time to review. We're thrilled your friends came to us for a voucher - indeed we saw first hand how happy it made you both. A very happy 50th! What a way to mark a special...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

We were so lucky to visit when the exhibition of Arthur Streeton's etchings and prints was on. The plates were fascinating and we were able to see the progression from the first prints to the lovely limited editions now available to buy. A warm and...More

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QGallery, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the exhibition and our gallery Annek3040. A great honor for us to edition Sir Arthur's etchings and to be able to share the whole process with our visitors. And yes, a chance to own an original Streeton...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

The gallery is in a beautiful, lovingly cared for ex church. The owners are extremely knowledgeable on the art of print production. They are welcoming and happy to share their knowledge. The displays are well presented and local artists, as well as others are exhibited.

Thank GustavBruckner
QGallery, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

We are very happy you enjoyed the visit Gustav and look forward to seeing you again. A special thank you for taking the time to review us on TA.

Reviewed 5 December 2016

Spent a very stimulating hour talking to Theo about art and printmaking, culminating in purchasing three beautiful prints which I cant wait to frame and hang. If you love art this is a special gallery to visit .

Thank Peter A
QGallery, Owner at Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Hello Peter Great to have you visit and it was a pleasure talking with you also. Look forward to seeing you again and thank you for taking the time to review our gallery. Regards Theo - QG&W

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