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MUG


  Paintings are usually composed of a foreground, middle ground and background ( close, near & far), with of course a focal point. It’s all about obtaining a balanced composition. What happens when there’s only a focal point?   Lately … Continue reading

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MARK-MAKING AS LANDSCAPE


Oatlands Landscape 1. Prismacolors on pastel board   80 x 40 cm Last week I completed the first in a new series of coloured pencil paintings of landscapes inspired by the markings on old sandstone blocks in the historic town … Continue reading

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ESOTERIC ART


  WIP: Both abstracts were inspired by the patterns on 2 bricks that I discovered at Avoca Beach, near Gosford in NSW, Australia. My abstract paintings are quite personal and for the majority of people they are hard to understand. … Continue reading

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THE LURE OF CHILLAGOE


Several of my coloured pencil paintings in my forthcoming one-man show in March next year, will feature aspects of the old smelters at Chillagoe and the surrounding landscape. Chillagoe is situated about 20 klms west of Cairns in Far North … Continue reading

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ENAMEL MUG


Most of us live in a complicated world, because we choose to live complicated lives. Some buck the trend others fight it, while the rest just ‘get on with it’. There are similar parallels in art. Some artists choose to … Continue reading

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RUSTY MUG


For sometime I have been noticing that ‘rusty mug’ has been a popular topic from people undertaking searches on the Internet. I’m not sure why this topic is as popular as it is, but it’s also been one of my … Continue reading

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COLD TEA ANYONE?


Cold Tea, Cheshunt 80 x 110 cm  Prismacolor and Polychromos pencils on Canson Pastel Board For Sale   POA Today I thought I’d show you my unsuccessful entry in this year’s Glover Art Prize. ARTIST’S STATEMENT Richard Klekociuk Cold Tea, … Continue reading

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