Six Paintings from Three Challenges – FLOW(ER) exhibition 2021

This Is For You, if you’re intrigued about the Why behind my pictures in Julie Frahm’s and my FLOW(ER) exhibition! Knowing our work would be exhibited together, Julie and I set ourselves three challenges to respond to in our own way, … Continue reading

Picture 62 in my 100 Pictures Project: Adam Cat

Did you know that I create custom cat portraits? I’m booked out for this year, but if they sound intriguing to you, read more here, and message me to get on the wait list for 2022. I mention this because I’m … Continue reading

Picture 61 in my #100PicturesProject: Health and Society

Welcome to the next piece of art in my 100 Pictures Project, and a time-stamp of what I’ve been listening to and thinking about lately… Jidda Krishnamurti an interesting character. He said: It is no measure of health to be … Continue reading

Link Love October 2020

How are you doing? Lots of the things I’m reading, watching, hearing seem to be nudging me in a similar direction right now. You too? Here’s a patchwork of my inputs, and an attempt to bring the threads together… Thought … Continue reading

Plenty Twenty, the Exhibition…

If you can’t get to my in-person exhibition in South Australia [pandemic travel restrictions, anyone?], or you can & you’re wondering about the stories behind the 12 still lifes in my Plenty Twenty exhibition, then This Is For You! Here … Continue reading

I want to come to your drawing and painting lessons … but first, can I ask you something?

What do you want to ask, dear bold soul? I’ve replied to a few questions privately, and here are some other questions answered by students, quoted with permission. What if I can’t draw? A student from Block 1 this year … Continue reading

Picture 59 in my 100 Pictures Project: a hand-lettered quote of optimism

Greetings from early July, 2020! A significant part of Australia is back in lockdown, while other parts, mine included, are getting to stretch our wings a little again. Gotta keep up physical distancing and hand-washing though. (And then moisturising hands … Continue reading

Pictures 57 and 58 in my 100 Pictures Project: a land-lettered quote and a cat lino print

Classics today on our 100 Pictures Project journey – an uplifting quote from a monk hand-lettered by me, and a lino print of a black cat with a twinkling eye … Picture 57: David Steindl Rast quote, hand-lettered The root … Continue reading