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Tropical Abstract


“Tropical Abstract” 60 x 40 cms Luminance coloured pencils on Canson pastel board Own reference. Abstract coloured pencil art is, has and won’t ever be flavour of the month  with the vast majority of cp artists. Cp art is highly … Continue reading

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TROPICAL LIGHT


“Rippling Light, Daintree Rainforest” 40 x 60 cms    Own Reference Luminance & Prismacolor pencils on Canson Pastel Board Landscape drawing and painting is challenging and involves the understanding, appreciation and mastery of a number elements and skills in order … Continue reading

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TROPICAL COLOURED PENCILS


10 weeks after leaving Tasmania and driving 4,000 klms to Cairns, we have settled in an apartment. I have finally got my ‘pop-up studio’ fitted-out with suitable furniture and equipment. I have a borrowed easel, thanks to the Cairns Art … Continue reading

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TROPICAL COLOURED PENCIL DRAWING


“Reflections, Flecker Gardens” 40 x 60 cms, coloured pencil on pastel board   In 211, my wife, Val and I, spent 12 months on the Australian mainland, the vast majority in Cairns, Far North Queensland. It was indeed a wonderful … Continue reading

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C.A.S. Art Exhibition 2013 Part 1.


  The Cairns Regional Art Gallery in my opinion is one of Australia’s best regional galleries. This beautiful building in the heart of Cairns is always a delight to visit and last week was no exception when I was charged … Continue reading

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THUNDERING WATER


The Barron Falls between Cairns and Kuranda in Far North Queensland is a magnificent site when the Barron River is flowing strongly. The sound, the spray and the sight of so much water cascading over ancient rocks is truly awesome. … Continue reading

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ROCKS FROM THE TROPICS


My latest drawing is a collection of some of the rocks that I have gathered during my time here in Far North Queensland. I have selected rocks that have interesting patterns and colours. In its early stages I found this … Continue reading

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