Emerging artist currently living in Melbourne, Australia.
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Category Archives: Animal
New art supplies, new edition of the hi-fructose mag & a peek at a new work in progress. Fish are outside my comfort zone but I wanted to try something new different for me. I think I’m going to enjoy … Continue reading
Here’s a sneaky peek of a new painting I’ve just started. One night of painting in… I’m not sure about the colour of the bear, what do you think?
In an earlier post I showed a preliminary sketch for this painting. Thought you might like to see how it turned out. This one is currently on show at View Point Handmade Gallery as part of the Small Works Prize … Continue reading
I’ve been told (and have also read) that to develop your own style an artist needs to be prolific. With that in mind I’m trying to draw as much as I can and have even started carrying a sketch pad … Continue reading
This is a close up of a painting that I have been commissioned to do. There are two more paintings to come as part of this series so stay tuned to see some more squirrel action. One of my favourite … Continue reading
I was reorganizing my art room a couple of weeks ago and I rediscovered some paintings from last year that I’d forgotten about. It’s always interesting to look at old works with fresh eyes. At the time of painting I … Continue reading