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10.6km Run & Walk
Starting at 9.30am
START: Southbrook Sports Centre
FINISH: Kaiapoi Borough School
PRIZE GIVING: noon
• Trophies • Lucky number • Spot prizes:
Major spot prize: $500 New World voucher + 5 x $100 New World vouchers
• Entertainment • Amusements • Food & drinks
• Fun Run Tee - Shirts will be available for purchase
with pre-event ticket sales
• Buses will leave Southbrook Sports Centre at 8.30am and 9am to
the start in Rangiora
NB: No dogs, bicycles or rollerblades are permitted
Tickets available from:
Rangiora New World
The Northern Outlook, Albert Street (next to Corys Electrical).
McAlpines Mitre 10 Sports Centre, East Belt • Wilson Print, High Street.
Kaiapoi New World
Blackwells Department Store & Take Note, Williams Street.
Kaiapoi i-SITE Visitor Centre, Raven Quay
Pre-paid tickets cash only. Tickets available to purchase on the day.
SUNDAY 10 MARCH
Rangiora - Kaiapoi
Funds raised for
the benefit of youth in
the Waimakariri District. firstname.lastname@example.org
10am-4pm daily except Monday - info www.quilliamsart.co.nz
Sat 9 - Sun 17 March 2013
Holland & Home Watercolour Paintings by
The Brick Mill,
Highway 1, Waikuku
Cycling tour inspires
exhibition of new work
Watercolour master: Artist Quilliam
Collister has an exhibition coming up
at The Brick Mill in Waikuku that is
sure to intrigue.
Quilliam Collister is president of the
Rangiora Art Society and samples of
his watercolours can be seen at The
Brick Mill at Waikuku in an exhibition
from March 9 till 16, with the
opening at 7pm on Friday, March 8.
You can view his work from 10am
till 4pm daily, except Monday.
The show mostly relates to his
recent cycle trip around Holland,
which you can read about on his
The Netherlands is the home of
many great artists and Collister
visited as many galleries as he could,
and found the delightful Kroller
Muller museum, set in the middle of
a wild national park, particularly
The trip has resulted in a number
of sketches, created as he travelled,
and and a large number of reference
photos, from which he painted
several large watercolour paintings.
He has worked in pencil, and pen
and ink for more than 25 years,
often focusing on works that include
older or dilapidated structures.
Over that time, his works
developed from relatively simple to
highly detailed and then back to a
more basic form that suggests
His watercolour mantra is select,
simplify and suggest.
He starts his works by selecting a
subject, often from sketches made
on location, adding or subtracting
features to create a pleasing
Next, time is spent on simplifying
the work to suit the watercolour or
watercolour and pen medium.
A reasonably detailed pencil
drawing is made and finally he
paints the scene, again trying to
suggest, rather than define, the
Mostly he works wet on dry,
building up layers of transparent
pigment, adding glazes to develop
the mood of the scene.
Two weeks till Rangiora to Kaiapoi
Fun Run so start training today
They're off: Fun runs are good
exercise, very enjoyable and benefit
Just a reminder that if you haven't
started training yet, you have got a
fortnight to prepare for the 14th
annual Rangiora -- Kaiapoi Fun Run
on March 10. The event involves a
10.6 kilometre run and walk, starting
at the Southbrook Sports Centre at
9.30am and finishing at Kaiapoi
Borough School. Buses are available
and there are spot prizes,
entertainment, food and drinks at
As this is a fun event, there are a
few competitive runners, but the
majority are individuals and groups
who want to take on the challenge
of running or walking from one
town to the other. Families, children
in pushchairs, groups, children,
young and old can all participate.
There are randomly drawn prizes
of one $500 New World shopping
voucher, five $100 New World
shopping vouchers, sports
clothing and equipment, and all
kinds of giveaways.
The event is run by the combined
Lions Clubs of Rangiora and Kaiapoi.
All proceeds go to a trust fund set
up to help disadvantaged youth of
Tickets can be pre-purchased
from the New World supermarkets
in both towns and also on the day.
Free bus transport is provided to
shuttle participants from one end to
For moreinformation, you can
email: email@example.com or see
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