Media

  • LIGHT UP YOUR WEEKEND

    Bay Island News
    Lifestyle|Arts'nCulture

    Ignite Redlands is a new Day and Night community festival designed to build tourism, reinvigorate the village of Cleveland and showcase numerous talented Artists and their work (image|"Rhytidomusc") Dannis Prowse -Technique|Laminart

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  • Dannis Prowse animating spaces

    Article | May Shephard

    FEATURED ARTIST: Some of Redlands best visual artists will be on display at the inaugural "Ignite" Redlands Festival's Gallery Walk. You’ll see art exhibitions and many works in a vast array of styles, medium and size from local groups and individuals.Installations of creative works will surprise and delight - a Light Garden and many others including  traditional and contemporary art.These artists are only some of the Festival highlights.  Artist Dannis Prowse Glass Art installation titled “In The Beginning” is a toughened glass colour concept using a newly developed glass technique "Laminart". 10am – 5pm  Friday 13th, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th JUNE  Refresh Arcade Bloomfield Street, Cleveland

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  • Laminart's vision for cultural precinct

    Journalist|Daniel Strudwick

    TROPICAL FLAIR: How Local Glass Artist and Award-Winning Designer Dannis Prowse visualises the Cairns Entertainment Precinct if the Designers adopt technology she has developed for buildings. GLASS Artist Dannis Prowse has a few ideas how the Cairns Entertainment Precinct could look, so the Award-Winning Designer has put her stamp on the $155million design. Feedback from members of the Community has told the Cox Rayner Architectural team that Cairns wants a uniquely tropical design for the flag-ships Performing Arts Facility....

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  • Art to classy glass

    Cairns Post Pty Ltd
    Business Editor Nick Dalton

    An Artist and a Glass Company have joined forces in Cairns to develop an Australian-first process that creates Glass Paintings. The first of Dannis Prowse's three Prototypes were unveiled at Glasstech's Stratford factory this week. Her buisness Laminart in conjunction with Glasstech spent most of the past year developing a system to create the Frameless Art Glass Screens.

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  • Innovation may Hold the keys to success

    Cairns Post Pty Ltd
    My View with Margaret Darveniza

    Location, Location, Location is the catch cry of real estate agents. But as the Far North Business Community seeks ways to diversify, the mantra perhaps should be Innovation, Innovation, Innovation. It takes a special person to break the mould and think outside the square. The latest entrepreneur is Dannis Prowse who is working with glass company Glasstech to create Glass Paintings. It hasn't been an easy task for the 49-year old who has sold a business to invest $40,000 in the past year developing the process to Laminart fragile glass art pieces 's to toughened glass to create feature windows, shower screens and office partitions.

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  • FIRST OF IT'S KIND LAMINART SHOWER SCREENS

    Cairns Post Pty Ltd
    Photography by Tom Lee

    The first of Dannis Prowse's three Prototypes were unveiled at Glasstech's Stratford factory this week. Her buisness Laminart in conjunction with Glasstech spent most of the past year developing a system to create the Frameless Art Glass Screens. The first is a rainforest scene with the other two being described as bubbles and four waves. (image|Bubbles)

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  • Glassy EYED getting the mix right

    Cairns Eye Artscene
    Story by Robyn Rankin

    Dannis Prowse seems to have mastered the art of balancing the creative and commercial sides of her artwork. Getting the mix right Dannis Prowse handles the combination of art and commercialism with aplomb. She says she loves her artwork as it allows her to express herself, while the commercial side reflects the business side of her intellect. A leadlight artist, teacher and business woman of 20-years, Dannis has expanded her repertoire with a little known but exciting new technique. "LAMINART"

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Awards

  • HIGHLY COMMENDED - VISUAL ARTS EXHIBITION 2010

    Judged by celebrated QLD artist & art tutor Rex Backhaus-Smith. Rex selected the winners of the major prizes and announced them on opening night.

  • HIGHLY COMMENDED - CAS 64TH ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION 2010

    Cairns Regional Gallery 17th Sept-31st Oct 2010. Laminart Art piece 'In The Beginning' won the CAS Highly commended Artists Award

  • HIGHLY COMMENDED - ARTISTS OF THE NORTH 2009

    In its Fifth Year, Artists of The North is the largest Local Art Exhibition in the Far North. Laminart Art peice won the Highly Commended Artist Award

  • ARTISTS OF THE NORTH 2011

    Now in its Seventh Year, Artists of The North is the largest Local Art Exhibition in the Far North

  • more media                     Abc radio interviewS

    Dannis was interviewed by ABC radio, she is invited back to give an update on Laminart's progress