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A WASTE OF TIME AND ENERGY?


  It’s been a difficult week since the opening of my exhibition in Launceston. Sales to this point in time have been very disappointing. Comments from all who have seen my work have been extremely positive and I believe that … Continue reading

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RISK TAKING


Top: The 4th abstract in my ‘Brick’ series that looks at the relationship between the bricks and the landscape from which it came. Bottom: The beginning of my 5th abstract, this time with a different palette. Knowing what you’re doing … Continue reading

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TROPICAL ABSTRACT 2. WIP


My second ‘tropical abstract’ is well under way. As with the first abstract, this one is related to Etty Bay beach. There will be no direct link to the original subject however, I intend to develop a ‘window’, centre-top, that … Continue reading

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AN ABSTRACT IN THE TROPICS WIP 2.


My latest work, an abstract drawing, is starting to take shape. There are 3 distinct ‘layers’ that I want to relate to each other before this drawing is deemed to be completed. This certainly has been a test of my … Continue reading

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MORE ON MINIATURES


I ‘found’ two more miniatures the other day, both being part of larger drawings I completed many years ago featuring the Liffey Valley. It’s good now and then to look back at one’s work and see what was then important … Continue reading

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BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU SAY 2.


“How long did it take you to do that drawing?” This is the most asked question I get when I’m at exhibitions where my work is being featured. I’ve often wondered what this obsession is that people have with time. … Continue reading

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LAYING THE FOUNDATIONS


Nearly all of my research has been done and I’m well into my latest drawing, Liar, liar, liar. There are still a couple of things I want to add, but I have enough information (and direction) with which to to … Continue reading

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