The Adorable Mrs Dennis

Tells the story of a talented post WW2 fashion designer and her Greek business partner who created a clothing manufacturing empire, retail and wholesale, from the main street of Toowoomba Queensland.

The Exhibition:
Morley Grainger has used fabric, buttons, buckles, drawings, wages books, photographs and letters snatched from Ida Dennis’ workroom to retell their story – one of vision, commitment and relentless hard work in nine commemorative art works.

Nine works of various sizes

Rayon crepe, recycled cardboard block patterns, labels, photographs, job application letters

Size: 30-35 running metres

Comes with:
DVD – a creative exploration of the artist’s environment providing insights into the making of previous touring exhibitions. 22 minutes duration

Banner (x 2) – measuring 240cm x 100cm

Catalogue – 28 page full colour

Education Pack for primary & secondary students

Laminated explanatory notes & labels

Condition Report Manual

Media Release & Photo

Detailed hanging instructions

2 day Workshop for artists and fabric enthusiasts (extra)