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Fast but not Furious


  “Some of my Favourite Things” 40 x 60 cms – 2 days to complete. It’s always nice to get comments about one’s work when it is posted on the Internet. I use Facebook, WordPress, Linkedin and Instagram for featuring … Continue reading

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STANDING OR SITTING?


This is my set-up for drawing on the balcony. The  drawings featured are the first in a new series that explores the abstract nature of the natural environment. Top: “Flecker Gardens Abstract”, Bottom: “Daintree Reflection”. My third work “Floating, Flecker Gardens” is … Continue reading

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TROPICAL COLOURED PENCILS


10 weeks after leaving Tasmania and driving 4,000 klms to Cairns, we have settled in an apartment. I have finally got my ‘pop-up studio’ fitted-out with suitable furniture and equipment. I have a borrowed easel, thanks to the Cairns Art … 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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RESURRECTING A PAINTING


After 16 years in my studio it’s time for a ‘Spring clean’. I have 2 small rooms (and part of our garage) that are full of my exploits, trials, tribulations, and successes. My artistic exploits have emerged from drawers, folders, … Continue reading

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PAN-FRIED PENCILS


  In 2011 I spent 9 months in tropical Far North Queensland, where I produced 24 coloured pencil paintings and spread the gospel of coloured pencil to  number of eager artists. Because of the constant heat the Prismacolor pencils I … Continue reading

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