Tag Archives: abstracts

Inside my Head


“The Landscapes of My Mind” 60 x 80 cms Luminance & Museum Aquarelle pencils on Canson pastel board. We all (most of the time) think and act differently (thank goodness). We come from different backgrounds, different life experiences and different … Continue reading

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CAIRNS ARTescape Part 3.


Day 3. at the recent Cairns ARTescape began with my class completing their monochromatic paintings. This task was well handled by everyone, with a few standouts. The main aim of the day was to introduce ‘visual awareness’ in the form … Continue reading

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A WASTE OF TIME AND ENERGY?


  It’s been a difficult week since the opening of my exhibition in Launceston. Sales to this point in time have been very disappointing. Comments from all who have seen my work have been extremely positive and I believe that … Continue reading

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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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ONE DOWN – MANY MORE TO GO!


I have completed my first coloured pencil painting for next year’s (March) exhibition. I am not painting in any particular order, I’m relying on my most memorable places first, then I’ll decide what else I will include at a later date. … Continue reading

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MULAMBIN BEACH


Mulambin Beach lies about 8kms from Yeppoon in Queensland and we checked it out last week. Like so many of the beaches in this area its shallow shoreline results in massive expanses of sand at low tide and they are … Continue reading

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THE ABSTRACTS BELOW


Last week I was looking through some of my photos and came across one I took at the Flecker Gardens in Cairns. It featured a collection of leaves and seeds that were (mostly) submerged in a water course. As I … Continue reading

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