Tag Archives: Landscape DNA

2012 IN REVIEW


It’s that time of the year when one looks back on the past 12 months and does an ‘art stocktake’. I returned to my home on March 18, after 12 months on the Australian mainland, 8 months of my time … Continue reading

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BRAVE BRICKS


  During my last visit to the Brave Art Gallery at Longford, I went for a walk outside the building to photograph some of the very old bricks that form one of its side walls. I have short-listed 5 that … Continue reading

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VIVA LA DIFFERENCE!


Northern Tasmanian Landscape DNA 2. Prismacolors on pastel board   80 x 40 cm There’s a lot more to art than meets the eye of an art patron, or anyone who visits a gallery, for that matter. Artists aren’t small … Continue reading

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TASMANIAN LANDSCAPE DNA


My latest coloured pencil painting featuring the pattern from a locally produced brick is now ready for framing. I am finding working with a ‘known’ object a lot easier and enjoyable than relying on my imagination and guess-work. Abstract art … Continue reading

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NEGATIVE ABSTRACTION 2.


The second part of the workshop saw the artists drawing all the detail from one rock, by turning it around as they drew. A strip of masking tape was used to mark the beginning and a second strip of tape … Continue reading

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