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ART STUDIO


This is my first post since returning from the Australian mainland. Moving house, particularly interstate isn’t fun, in fact, it can be rather stressful!After 44 months away I’m finally back in my studio and I’m so happy to return to … Continue reading

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THE IMPACT OF COLOUR


Top: “A Tropical Memory” Bottom: “Tropical Leaves” Both measure 60 x 80 cms, Luminance & Museum Aquarelle pencils on Canson pastel board. Own references. The latter part of this year saw my work enter a very colourful phase due to the … Continue reading

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IS VARIETY THE SPICE OF AN ARTIST’S LIFE?


Natural Carpet 100 x 41cm – Digital Drawing Another year has come around and already I am planning what to do over the coming months. I am involved with an arts weekend at the end of next month where I … Continue reading

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LGH ART AWARD


The Launceston General Hospital has just opened its inaugural  art award exhibition. The $5,000 prize was awarded to local artist many Hunniford for her entry ‘The Tree of Life”. The theme was Art in Health and resulted in 64 entries. As … Continue reading

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LOUD ART


Fantasy Landscape I’ve never considered my coloured pencil work ‘loud’ until recently. I base most of my art on interpretations of the Tasmanian landscape which is temperate in climate and the colours are often subdued. this is not to say … Continue reading

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WILD COLOUR


  When it comes to colour variation I’m rather conservative due to my subject matter, the Tasmanian landscape. However, when I ‘break free’ and draw other subjects, my palette is quite different. Most of my art is based on observation, … Continue reading

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JUST ADD ‘SKY’


  Over the past week I have added 3 more coloured pencil paintings to my list for selection in my exhibition next March. The theme is ‘landscape cleansing’, where each landscape has had a certain amount of detail/information removed. I … Continue reading

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ABSTRACTING TULIPS


I have enjoyed a successful fortnight working for my next one-man show, this time at the Brave Art Gallery in Longford, Tasmania. I aim to produce a series of ‘cleansed’ landscapes, some of which border on the abstract due to … Continue reading

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LANDSCAPE PRECIS


The past 2 weeks has been very rewarding for me in my quest to develop a sound portfolio to select a body of work for my next one-man show in March. It took me some time to decide what my … Continue reading

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HAPPY DAYS?


Whimsical Landscape 3 Prismacolors on pastel board   40 x 40 cm Things haven’t been easy since my one-man show last month where I only sold 2 paintings. I have struggled to maintain any real momentum and that has strangely … Continue reading

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