Monthly Archives: October 2012

KNOWN AND UNKNOWN


The first 4 paintings in a series that feature the firing marks on bricks that were made from Tasmanian clay at the Austral Brick Company at Longford in Northern Tasmania. There are things known and even more things unknown (heard … Continue reading

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RISK TAKING


Top: The 4th abstract in my ‘Brick’ series that looks at the relationship between the bricks and the landscape from which it came. Bottom: The beginning of my 5th abstract, this time with a different palette. Knowing what you’re doing … Continue reading

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ART @ TRINITY


Today I am ‘gallery sitting’, day 2 of a 3-day art exhibition at the Trinity Uniting Church in Launceston that features the work of local artists Margaret Baker, Jeane Pryor, Carlene Bullock, Lynne Hutchins, Jack James and myself. Richard

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TASART 2012


TOP: Natural Stained Glass – Landscape Award BOTTOM: Hobart Footpath, Landscape DNA – Judges’ Commendation SOLD On Monday Val and I called in and collected the unsold work of  2 of my friends from the annual TasArt exhibition at the … Continue reading

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A NEW ABSTRACT


My latest abstract is the third in a series that “draws” its inspiration from bricks that have been produced at the Austral Brickworks at Longford, in the North of Tasmania, about a 20 minute drive from where I live in … Continue reading

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MIXED MEDIA


Pumpkinscape Coloured pencil, pastel pencil and acrylic 60 x 40 cm on pastel board I always been a coloured pencil purist and rarely have I entertained the thought of adding another medium or two, to my cp work. Lately though … Continue reading

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BRAVE ART(IST)


4 of the 6 paintings that I am featuring in an exhibition with 5 other local artists that’s on in Launceston next week at the Trinity Uniting Church, Oct 25 – 27. Well it’s finally happened. I’ve signed a contract … Continue reading

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