Old Homes in the Australian Landscape

Exploring memory and remnants left over in old homes/ruins within the Australian landscape. Particular interest for me are the floral remains. This is one such image that has been captured in camera with very little tweaking – only contrast and tone.

Transient Landscape

Sneak peak at one of my handmade books for upcoming exhibit at Post Office Artist space with other 3AMPs. In this book each image has been hand coloured with pastels and the covers are handmade recycled paper made by me. I also dyed the paper using eucalyptus bark.   

Exhibit B

For four weeks this pop up arts space will operate at shop 7 Fountain Court. And I am happy to say I was selected to participate with my piece Young Woman (circa 1950s).    Thanks to Maree Tonkin for the image… The doors opened on Wednesday 9 th March with WIN NEWS covering the event.Continue reading “Exhibit B”

Preparing for The Golden Landscape Exhibition

Today my framer, Bill, framed four of my artworks in readiness for the forthcoming exhibition in April. Here are some W.I.P. Shots.                

Good printing week

Last week I was battling with my printer in an endeavour to get work ready for The Golden Landscape…this week so far it is a totally different scenario! I even have managed to re print an image that was printed at a lab and I wasn’t  happy with it, but have rejigged it and itContinue reading “Good printing week”

Hand coloured piece for next year

It is a corker of a hot day here in Central Victoria so what better way to spend the day than indoors working on my art. One artform I love creating is a Digital Photogram using local flora. While most of these are printed in full colour, I do print some in Black and WhiteContinue reading “Hand coloured piece for next year”

Having the right equipment makes the job more efficient

Just setting up for a new photoshoot for Golden Landscape and am so happy with the workbench Bill made me. It is a multi purpose bench and today I am using it as a base for a black backdrop. Able to hang velvet over back stand and then clip it onto the workbench for extraContinue reading “Having the right equipment makes the job more efficient”

Work on show

Today I popped over to Wesley Hill Bake House to take the opportunity given to hang some of my Artwork. I’d like to thank Robbie Bayliss for the opportunity to show off my work, along with other local artists.If you would like to buy some of my work and are in the Castlemaine area popContinue reading “Work on show”

Artistic Response to Ulumbarra Theatre Opening

Earlier this year during the course of the opening of this fabulous new theatre in Bendigo, artists were invited to attend one of the open days.They were invited to produce work in response to the opening. The resultant pieces, which range from photo journalistic images to three dimensional sculptures, are now on show at theContinue reading “Artistic Response to Ulumbarra Theatre Opening”