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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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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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INTERPRETATION


Summer Landscape, Norfolk Plains   Most of my artwork is based upon my interpretation of the Australian landscape. Over the past 40 years I have incorporated a number of themes and techniques in my work. Each artist has an individual … Continue reading

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ANOTHER BRICK FROM THE WALL


Austral Brick Landscape DNA Prismacolors on pastel board   80 x 40 cm I am involved in 3 exhibitions this month. The first  (Art of Norfolk Plains)is currently running and it’s the exhibition where I won the major prize. The … Continue reading

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MIXED MEDIA


      Pumpkinscape     60 x 40 cm Prismacolor pencils, gouache and pastel on pastel board     During the week I won the Mixed Media section of the Annual Australian Coloured Pencil Group’s Online Exhibition. I have … Continue reading

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ART PRIZE


Norfolk Plains Landscape DNA Prismacolors on pastel board   112 x 67 cm (framed) What a difference a week makes.   Last Friday week I found out that I had failed to make the finalists’ list for the Glover Art … Continue reading

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ART SUCCESS(ES)


Last Friday evening I won the Landscape Prize at the annual Tasmanian Art Awards in Burnie. I’m still on a ‘high’ after winning the major prize in 2010, and this win was unexpected, but I am thrilled to win an … Continue reading

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