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CAIRNS ARTescape Part 3.


Day 3. at the recent Cairns ARTescape began with my class completing their monochromatic paintings. This task was well handled by everyone, with a few standouts. The main aim of the day was to introduce ‘visual awareness’ in the form … Continue reading

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CAIRNS ARTescape Part 2.


My teaching philosophy is based on the premise that everyone is different, learns at different rates and expresses their feelings in different ways. That’s why my workshops are individually based in their program structure. I want my students to experience … 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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NEW BUSINESS CARD


It was time for a new business card so I set about designing something different to promote my artwork. I decided to feature my award-winning painting “Silence at the Table” next to my contact details. I had 1,000 printed and … Continue reading

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ANALYSING AN IMAGE


I take lots of photos, to be honest it’s more like thousands than lots. Occasionally I like to analyse some of my photos. In other words, I like to look at parts of an image that I think are not … Continue reading

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TROPICAL ABSTRACT


On Friday, I completed a very quick drawing of a leaf pattern from my ‘collection’. As you can see, I’m not set up for any serious drawing at this stage. I do have a drawing board and all the required … Continue reading

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DIGITAL LANDSCAPE


Hillside near Kempton, Southern Midlands, Tasmania. I love composing landscapes on my IMac. The clean, well-defined areas of colour appeal to my hard-edged style of art. I’m not sure if I will develop this type of work further. It’s no … Continue reading

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