Tag Archives: tulips

IS VARIETY THE SPICE OF AN ARTIST’S LIFE?


Natural Carpet 100 x 41cm – Digital Drawing Another year has come around and already I am planning what to do over the coming months. I am involved with an arts weekend at the end of next month where I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

TWIST AND SHOUT


“Twist and Shout” 80 x 50cm – Luminance and Prismacolor pencils on pastel board For the past 18 months a lot of my artwork has been about the outstanding annual display of colour at Table Cape in Tasmania’s North West, beginning … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

LOUD ART


Fantasy Landscape I’ve never considered my coloured pencil work ‘loud’ until recently. I base most of my art on interpretations of the Tasmanian landscape which is temperate in climate and the colours are often subdued. this is not to say … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

MINIMALISM


My work is getting simpler as I get older. Now 63, I have over 40 years’ art experience. I’ve tackled everything from photo-realism to abstraction. What interests me at this point in time is trying to say ‘a lot with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

BLINDED BY COLOUR


In Australia, 1 in 12 men and 1 in 200 women suffer from colour blindness in one form or another. This group also includes artists. We all react to colours, whether bold or sombre. We react in a certain way … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

ABSTRACTING TULIPS


I have enjoyed a successful fortnight working for my next one-man show, this time at the Brave Art Gallery in Longford, Tasmania. I aim to produce a series of ‘cleansed’ landscapes, some of which border on the abstract due to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments