Tag Archives: pastel

CAIRNS ARTescape Part 1.


I’m back home in Tasmania after 2 wonderful weeks in Cairns., that include 5 days of tutoring at the annual Cairns ARTescape. This year for the first time, a ‘Beginners’ class was offered and my task was to prepare 11 … 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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2012: My Blog Review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: About 55,000 tourists visit Liechtenstein every year. This blog was viewed about 220,000 times in 2012. If it were Liechtenstein, it would take about … Continue reading

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THE OPERATING TABLE


I have 3 easels and a large drawing table in my studio and I often have at least 3 paintings, or more, ‘on the go’. I need variety as working with coloured pencils is extremely demanding both mentally and physically. … Continue reading

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TASMANIAN LIGHT 2.


The Ringarooma Valley in North East Tasmania, is one of my favourite places. Its high rainfall supports a thriving dairy industry and an array of agricultural pursuits. Its light is often white, due to early morning fogs in Winter and … Continue reading

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WATER WAYS EXHIBITION 2.


Some more work from the Water Ways Art exhibition courtesy of my iPhone. Unfortunately, due to light problems, I was unable to photograph much of the art under glass. The work at the top left, is made from glass while … Continue reading

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