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Florette – A Garden of Green

Ground Floor Gallery and The Story Place Gallery / free exhibition, no tickets required

Exhibition and creative installation relating to the picture book Florette developed in collaboration with the author and illustrator, Anna Walker.

On the ground floor explore Mae's garden, look for the frogs among the leaves, add to the wall of greenery, and nestle among the flowers for a story. Help create art and stories in a leafy forest. Visit the Story Place Gallery (Mezzanine Floor) to see original watercolour artwork from the picture book Florette.

Presented with AWESOME Festival

Related events:
Make a Butterfly – Florette exhibition ‘drop in’ activity
Design Inspiration – In Conversation with Anna Walker
Drawing with Anna Walker – Workshop for 5–7 year olds

Please note on Monday 29 November the original artwork, in the Story Place, will be temporarily closed for exhibition maintenance. This exhibition maintenance is necessary to ensure the preservation of the artworks. Florette – A Garden of Green, in the Ground Floor gallery, will continue to remain open during this time. We apologise for the inconvenience. The Story Place exhibition will reopen on Tuesday 30 November and remain open during library hours until Sunday 16 January 2022.

Image: Illustration by Anna Walker reproduced in Florette 2017. Published by Penguin Random House; State Library of Western Australia PWC/281

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    Ends 16 Jan 2022

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    Free event

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    State Library of WA

    Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street

    Perth WA 6000