Monthly Archives: May 2012

LANDSCAPE CLEANSING


Near Kempton 40 x 30 cm Prismacolors on pastel board My good friend Kevin Crase is both a gifted teacher and photographer. One technique that Kevin employs is of great interest to me. Photo Cleansing involves the removal of any … Continue reading

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GLOVER PRIZE 2013


Wholemeal Landscape, Northern Tasmania Glover Prize finalist, 2009 I am going to win the Glover Prize. I don’t know when, but my intention is one day to “take home” Australia’s richest landscape award. This may appear to be a somewhat … Continue reading

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MORE DIGITAL ART


No heavy “preaching” today, just some more examples of the wonderful rocks from Queensland, Australia. Great reference material for abstract painting, don’t you think? Monday: The Glover Prize 2013. Richard

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PRISMACOLOR PENCILS


I’ve taken delivery of 2 sets of (150) Prismacolor pencils that I ordered from the US. Each box is adorned with an example of the wonderful cp work of my good friend, Ester Roi. These sets look so good that … Continue reading

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CON ARTIST


One of my favourite tv series was the British production “Minder”. George Cole (Arthur Daley) was superb in his role as a con artist, a man whose dubious livelihood was deception at any cost (as long as he paid very … Continue reading

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SILHOUETTES


I have been fascinated with silhouettes for longer than I care to remember. They originated in Europe in the early part of the 18th century and became a “must-have” of the French royal class. Cutting people’s profiles from black paper … Continue reading

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FRAMING DIGITAL ART


On Friday I collected my first 4 framed digital prints. I am very pleased with the finished product. Now to find a gallery that’s interested! These are single-edition prints. I wanted them to be unique and special. I guarantee that … Continue reading

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