Monthly Archives: February 2016

ART IN A FOREIGN LANGUAGE


“Darwin Landscape” 40 x 80 cms, Luminance pencils on pastel board   In the world of coloured pencil art, abstraction is rarely featured. The majority of Cp artists prefer realism, photo-realism, intense detail and acute rendition of photographs as the … Continue reading

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CAN REJECTION BE A LAUNCHING PAD FOR SUCCESS?


Recently I entered two major Australian art prizes with coloured pencil drawings. In order to qualify one had to submit images of their work along with the usual written entry requirements that included an artist’s statement. A selection committee assesses … Continue reading

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SHOULD ARTISTS DONATE THEIR WORK?


“A quiet morning at Lillico Beach” (Tasmania) 30 x 30 cms, Luminance & Polychromos pencils on pastel board. I have just completed a small drawing that I’m donating to the Christ Church Longford’s annual art fundraiser, that will be held … Continue reading

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