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SAND TRIO


I have completed the third of 3 paintings featuring sand patterns for my exhibition next March. For these paintings I employed the ‘Pointillist’ style, one that I have used before. It’s a great way to show individual grains of sand, … Continue reading

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UPSIDE DOWN ABSTRACT


Sand Forest, Cow Bay   WIP   60 x 40cm   Prismacolor pencils on pastel board On Monday my wife Val, looked at my current painting and remarked that it looked better upside down, and she was right!     … Continue reading

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SANDSCAPES


My short (3) series on images from 2 Queensland beaches is well underway. Both of today’s featured paintings are from Etta Beach near Innisfail in Far North Queensland. They contain very small pebbles that are contrasted with the action of … Continue reading

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SURREAL


Stranger on the Shore, Tatlow’s Beach, Stanley Coloured pencil on pastel board   60 x 40 cm. My latest coloured pencil painting is the third in a series  featuring a pumpkin. I love the challenge of working with an everyday … 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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ABSTRACTING COCONUTS


My walks along Sarina Beach were very rewarding. I got some much-needed exercise and I took a lot of photos, some of which have already realised some digital artworks. The images I have posted today were inspired by two coconuts … Continue reading

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SARINA BEACH


Last Thursday, Val and I intended to spend 3 nights in Mackay, but we both were unimpressed with the layout of the city and its heat, so we headed south for 3 nights at the Sarina Beach Motel. We weren’t … Continue reading

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