Sculptures by the Bush
April 12, 2024 - May 5, 2024Free
2024 Display Period: Friday 12 April – Sunday 5 May 2024
Sculptures by the Bush is an annual competition held across the Blayney Shire where local residents are encouraged to enter and visitors and locals explore the region and see the sculptures. The competition has three different classifications including the Hay Bale Art Challenge, a Farm Art Challenge and the Scarecrow Competition. Checkout some of the previous entries here.
Hay Bale Art Challenge: The Hay Bale Challenge is for sculptures primarily out of hay while using a variety of artistic resources such as paint, cardboard, fabric, wood and other recycled materials. Previous entries have ranged from large artworks with multiple hay bales to simple artworks with 1 or 2 bales.
Farm Art Challenge: The Farm Art Challenge is any sculpture or artwork made out of any farm related resources that isn’t primarily hay bales. This can be corrugated iron, wire, wood, old machinery etc. The opportunities are endless.
Scarecrow Challenge: Create your best scarecrow or series of themed scarecrows, perfect for those residents who live in town and don’t have as much space.