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EVANDALE CP CLASS


On Saturday I had the pleasure of conducting a coloured pencil workshop for 9 members of the Launceston Art Society in the lovely village of Evandale, near Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. This was an introduction class that aimed to introduce some … Continue reading

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TEACHING ART Part 2.


In the book that I’m currently writing I have included a chapter on an art class that I conducted at the historic property Cheshunt, a couple of years ago. I took this opportunity not to teach a particular technique, but … Continue reading

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ATHERTON ART CLASS 1.


Last Saturday I had the pleasure of 11 ladies and one gentleman (yay, a male art student!) at Atherton and what a great day it was! My aim was to explain the merits of abstraction from natural objects and oversee … Continue reading

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GOOD NEWS!


A few things have happened lately that I wish to share with you. 1. I’ve been asked to write for a new quarterly Australian Drawing magazine. I haven’t had the time yet to write my first article (drawing with a … Continue reading

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CAIRNS ARTescape


The other day I received some good news that my class in this year’s Cairns Artescape (July 18 – 22) was looking a distinct possibility. I’m not ‘over the line’ yet number-wise and I need some more enrolments. This annual … Continue reading

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BURNIE ART CLASS 4.


Painting without brushes makes one think differently about their work. This was quite evident in last Saturday’s art class. Once you ‘let go’ of the fact that you cannot use brushes, you are given a licence to freely apply paint … Continue reading

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CHESHUNT HO!


Today I’m conducting an art class at Cheshunt, in Northern Tasmania. After having to cancel the class last week due to rain, I am looking forward to spending a day with a group of fellow artists. This is not just … Continue reading

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