​Earth, Sea and Sky:
Regional Embroiderers' Exhibition​

October 20 – November 12

‘Earth, Sea and Sky’ is the biennial regional selected exhibition for members of embroiderers guilds in the Taranaki, Whanganui and Manawatu region and will include a wide variety of embroidery, including the work of young embroiderers. 

Guest embroiderers are Mary Vinnicombe and Shirley Julian.

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Our gallery shop, Percy's Place is now open. Be sure to come in and check out the wonderful artwork for sale, there is something for everyone!
Shop Hours
10.30am to 3.30pm
10.30am to 2.30pm

Kia ora.
Welcome to
Percy Thomson Gallery

Percy Thomson Gallery is Stratford's public art gallery and was opened in June 2002.
The gallery has developed and grown over the years, now receiving national recognition as a thriving and diverse exhibition space catering for all age groups and interests and involving the community at large.
New exhibitions start every three to four weeks, and vary between national, local and regional artists – established and emerging.

Find out more about our gallery and the Percy Thomson Trust.


Percy Thomson Gallery
Prospero Place
56 Miranda Street

Telephone & Email

(06) 765 0917
Email us

Gallery Director

Rhonda Bunyan

Opening hours

10.30am – 4.00pm weekdays
10.30am – 3.00pm weekends

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day,
New Years Day, Good Friday,
Easter Sunday, Anzac Day
and between exhibitions
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