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MALLACOOTA


Mallacoota is a delightful seaside village on the Southeast coast of Victoria, Australia. It’s very popular with tourists in the warmer months and was one of the best places my wife, Val and I stayed at when we recently had … Continue reading

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HERVEY BAY TRIO


I have completed 3 paintings of rocks from Hervey Bay and have commenced a 4th. The contrast between stones continues to fascinate me and hence the number of paintings to date. I now have completed 18 paintings for my exhibition … Continue reading

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NEW PAINTING


The third painting for my March 2013 exhibition is finished. I have decided to include two from my recent travels, meaning that at this point in time I have 5 to exhibit. My next (6th) painting is of a group … Continue reading

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EVERY DETAIL IS IMPORTANT


It’s quite easy when painting to forget about the ‘tiny’ areas of your artwork, those that contain small objects that appear quite subtle and insignificant when compared to the larger objects on your canvas or paper. This is very true … Continue reading

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CONCRETE ABSTRACT


This week I have been working on drawing number 8 in my Salamanca series, that features a red line passing over sections of concrete and bitumen at Hobart’s waterfront. This drawing is 80 x 60 cm and I’ve already spent … Continue reading

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THEMES 4.


Sticks and Stones are another subject that I frequently visit. I have a good collection of both and from time to time I get them out and construct compositions which often end up as coloured pencil drawings. Some of my … Continue reading

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MY RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION 5.


I have been fascinated by the colour, size, shape, variety and texture of rocks. Let’s face it, rocks are everywhere, but not all rocks are interesting. Today’s post of three drawings from my forthcoming exhibition are of rocks on Tasmania’s … Continue reading

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